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2019 Border Wars Match Book

 

Border Wars Rifle Series
June 15, 2019

Painted Woods Sporting Complex
5050 145th Ave NW, Williston, ND 58801

Match Director: Chris Cook – 701-609-9815
Shane Myers – 701-570-2815

Match Booklet:

Please arrive at the Painted Woods Sporting Complex by 9:00 AM for a Safety Briefing, Registration/Registration Confirmation. Please meet at the range house located at the front of the property. Information regarding vehicle staging will be given during the safety brief. Shooters will be assigned squads at this time.

Gear: Shooters are allowed to utilize, bipods, bags, slings, spikes. Shooters are not allowed to utilize tripods on any stage. The stages are meant to be shot from the position they are worded. Gaming a stage is prohibited.

Caliber: Shooters are allowed short action, non-magnum style cartridges. With a speed limit of 3200 FPS.
Required Round Count: Recommended 120 Rounds. 105 rounds actually fired.

Shooters are allowed to range their own targets for their own data/trajectory information. Ranges will be given in the below information. We understand that range finders do vary from company to company and shooters are encouraged to also Range their own Data. Please feel free to make your own range/data cards using the below data as a guideline.

 

Zone 1 (North Hill):

Stage 1: Shooter will approach the barricade identified as a Tank Trap. Shooter will engage targets from a standing, and kneeling supported position. Shooter will engage targets at approximately 200, 300, and 600 yards from standing supported position. The shooter then will assume a kneeling supported position and engage targets from approximately 600, 300, 200 yards. Shooter will engage 3 targets with 2 impacts each.

Total Stage Round Count: 12
Total Stage Time: 2 minutes
Target 1: Distance -200 yards – Size 6 inch
Target 2: Distance – 300 yards – Size 8 inch
Target 3: Distance -600 yards – Size 18×18 inch plate

 

This stage will be used as a TIE breaker if a tie exists. The tie breaker will take shooter actual time/impacts on target. IE
Shooter 1: 10 impacts 90 seconds
Shooter 2: 8 Impacts 60 Seconds
Shooter 3: 10 impacts 95 seconds
Shooter 1 wins the tie.

 

 

 

 

Stage 2: Shooter will stand behind their rifle and assume a prone position. Shooter will have a barrier in front of them. Shooter will have to negotiate the barrier by shooting on the “support” side. Shooter will engage targets at approximately 400 and 740 yards. Shooter then will reposition on the opposing side of the barrier. Shooter will engage the target at 740 and 400 yards. Shooter will fire 2 rounds each at the assigned targets.
Total Stage Round Count: 8
Total Stage Time: 2 minutes
Target 1: Distance 400 yards – Size – 8 inch circle
Target 2: Distance 740 yards  – Size 12 inch Man style Popper

 

 

 

 

Stage 3: Shooter will start with rifle in hand. Shooters will approach the barricade identified as the tire barricade. Shooter will be required to shoot off the left side of the tire. Shooter will engage targets at the distances of approximately 400, 600, 740 yards. Shooter will then move positions to the right side of the tire barricade and engage targets at the distances of 400, 600, 740 yards. Shooter will then use the top middle tire and engage targets at 740, 600, 400 yards. Shooters will engage each target once.
Total Stage Round Count: 9
Total Stage Time: 2:30
Target 1: Distance 400 yards – Size – 8 inch
Target 2: Distance 600 yards – Size – 18×18 inch
Target 3: Distance 740 yards – Size 12 Inch Man Style Popper

 

 

 

 

Zone 2: (The Ropes)

Stage 4: Shooter will start with rifle in hand. Shooter will use a pole barricade and engage targets from a supported standing position. Shooter will engage targets at approximately 250, 350, 480 yards. Shooter then will transition to a sitting position and engage targets from a sitting position using the rope barricade. Shooter will engage targets at 480 350, 250.
Total Stage Round Count: 12
Total Stage Time: 2 Minutes
Target 1: Distance 250 yards – Size 12 inch Man Style Popper
Target 2: Distance 350 yards – Size 18×18 inch plate
Target 3: Distance 480 yards – Size 15×18 inch Man Size Target

 

 

 

 

 

Stage 5: Shooter will start with rifle in hand. Shooter will use the rope barricade, standing, and engage targets at distances of approximately 250, 320, 480 yards. Shooter will then transition to a kneeling position and utilize the rope barricade and engage targets at 480, 320, 250 yards. Shooter will engage each target twice.
Total Stage Round Count: 12
Total Stage Time: 2 minutes
Target 1: Distance 250 yards – Size 12 inch Man Style Popper
Target 2: Distance 320 yards – Size 18×18 inch plate
Target 3: Distance 480 yards – Size 15×18 inch Man Size Target

 

 

 

 

Zone 3: (The Deck)

Stage 6: Shooter will stand with their rifle. Shooter will assume a kneeling non-supported position and engage a target at approximately 300 yards. Shooter will then stand and move to the far side of the (deck). Shooter will engage a target at 300 yards standing, non-supported. Shooter will engage the targets 2 times each.
Total Stage Round Count: 4
Total Stage Time: 90 seconds
Target 1: Distance 300 yards – IPSC Target
Target 2: Distance 300 yards – IPSC Target

 

 

 

 

Stage 7: Shooter will start standing with rifle in hand. Shooter will assume a prone position on the deck barricade. Shooter will engage targets at approximately 500 yards, 680 yards, and 800 yards. Shooter will then use the barricade for a standing supported, or improvised kneeling supported position. Shooter will engage targets from 800, 680, 500 yards. Shooter will engage each target 2 times.
Total Stage Round Count: 12
Total Stage Time: 2 min 30 seconds
Target 1: Distance 500 yards – 10 inch Target
Target 2: Distance 680 yards –15×18 Man Size Target
Target 3: Distance 800 yards – 12 Inch Man Style Popper

 

 

 

Zone 4: (The Trailer)

Stage 8: Shooter will start with rifle in hand. Shooter will engage targets from the following positions:
45 Degree Lean
Inside the Trailer (prone)

Shooter will engage targets 300 yards, 600 yards, and 750 yards. Shooter will engage each target twice.
Total Stage Round Count: 12
Time – 5 minutes
Target 1 Distance – 300 yards – Size 8 inch
Target 2 Distance – 600 yards – 12 inch man size popper,
Target 3 Distance 750 yards – IPSC Target.

 

 

 

 

Stage 9: Shooter will start with rifle in hand. Shooter will engage targets from the following positions:

Outside the trailer Corner
Inside Trailer (Kneeling Supported)

Shooter will engage targets 300 yards, 600 yards, and 750 yards. Shooter will engage each target twice.
Total Stage Round Count: 12
Total Stage Time – 5 minutes
Target 1 Distance – 300 yards – Size 8 inch
Target 2 Distance – 600 yards – 12 inch man size popper,
Target 3 Distance 750 yards – IPSC Target.

 

 

 

 

Zone 5: Total Your Limits – Poke It

Stage 10: Total Your Limits, Shooter will engage targets at the distance of 600 yards and 1080 yards. Shooters will start with the 10 inch plate at 600 yard plate, then transfer to the 1080 20×23 inch target. Target sizes will start at 10 inches, down to 4 inches. Shooter will transfer between the two distances for every other engagement. Shooters will be given 1 round per target. If shooters miss a target they will move onto the next target.

Total Stage Round Count 7

600 yard 10 inch – 1 point
1080 yard 20×32 – 1 Points
600 yard 8 inch – 1 points
1080 yard 20×23 – 1 points
600 yard 6 inch – 2 points
1080 yard 20×23 – 1 points
600 yard 4 inch – 3 points

 

Time out at 4 Minutes.

 

 

 

 

 

Stage 11: Final Stage – Poke It – Shooter will engage one Target at a distance of 1400 Yards. Shooter will be allowed to pick one position to shoot from. Shooters will be allowed to shoot from the prone, kneeling supported, or standing supported. Each position is rewarded different points due to the difficulty of the position. Shooter will be given 2 minutes to fire 5 rounds at the full size IPSC target at 1400 yards.

Total Stage Round count 5
Prone: 1 Point per impact
Kneeling Supported: 2 Points per impact
Standing Supported: 3 Points per impact

 

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