This match at SLSC is an officially sanctioned USRA-IR50/50 match. IR 50/50 is a bench rest match shot with a scoped .22LR rifles at either 50 meters or 50 yards. There are 25 targets shot within 30 minutes. One shot per target square is allowed. Sighting shots may be taken in the sighter targets. Three relays (target sheets) per match are shot. There are three match types - 3-gun, Sporter and Unlimited. A 3-gun match is shot with a different class gun (Sporter, 10.5 lbs and 13.5 lbs) for each of the three relays in a match. The Sporter and Unlimited match shoots all three relays with the Sporter or Unlimited classed guns, respectively. More information can be found at the IR 50/50 website.
Current Match Report
Sanner’s Lake IR5050 Rimfire Bench Rest
3 Sept 2017
Weather: Sunny, cool and breezy
It was a light but loyal turnout on a Labor Day weekend
as a pair of benchrest buffs made it to the Sanners rifle range to compete in
the September IR5050 match. The wind picked
up as the afternoon shadows lengthened making consistency a challenge, but when
the smoke cleared Mark S took the win with a combined score of 711-23X
and a high single score of 238-9X. David
H wasn’t far behind, though, with a combined score of 656-7X and a high
single score of 228-6X. Detailed results are in the September Match report.
- Open to the public.
- .22LR rifle in as described in one of the classes above, with sighting info for 50 yds.
- 75 rounds .22LR ammunition plus sighting rounds (for all three relays). Ammunition must have lead projectile and no hand loads nor jacketed bullets permitted (required)
- Wind flags (optional)
- Front and rear rest (optional) Note: one-piece rest allowed only in Unlimited Division
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