SANNER'S LAKE SPORTSMEN'S CLUB

Rifle Range is open normal hours.  Maintenance is complete.

Military Woodstock

Restricted to wood stocked military rifles in use by various nations prior to 1961.  Iron sights and/or peeps ok.  No scopes or optics of any kind.  Krags, Springfields, Carcanos, Mausers, Mosins, Winchester ’94, Thompsons, Garands and the ever-popular matchlock are all good candidates.  As long as it was military issue.  You wanna shoot your civil war musket and try to obscure the targets for the rest of us?  Fine, as long as you can load and shoot 10 times in 10 minutes!

And no, a 1996 Winchester model 70 is NOT allowed even though it has military roots with the Mauser….Match Directors have final say, and will loan you a rifle if needed.

See below for More Info and our Upcoming Matches.

Current Match Report

Sanner’s Lake Woodstock Match Report - 4/20/2017

It was a beautifully warm and sunny day, perfect weather for shooting classic rifles, and a healthy turnout showed up to do just that at the April Woodstock match at Sanners Lake.  Chris M and Mark S brought tried-and-true ’03 Springfields, Joe M brought his trusty Garand, Paul S brought another of his variety of Enfields, and Jonathan R wowed everybody with his unique and unusual Hakim Rifle (see pics below).  Chris' hard-charging Springfield took the high combined score with a superlative 292-7X and Mark S scored an excellent 98-5X on the second string to take high individual score.  See the match report for all the details.  Regardless of the scores all had a good time, and half the fun is checking out the interesting and unique rifles on the line.  There are sure to be more curious curios and remarkable relics on the firing line in the coming months, so pry yours out of the back of the safe, blow off the cobwebs, tune it up, dial it in and join us at the next match in May!   




Upcoming Woodstock Matches

Top Scores

Combined Three Target Score

Ling X - M1 Garand - 295-10X 
(September 2016)

Individual Target Score

Chris M - Springfield M1903A3 - 100-2X
(July 2016)

More Info

Match Description
  • Three strings of ten shots each at an SR-21 target at 100 yards.   Each string lasts ten minutes.  Total of thirty rounds/thirty minutes plus sighters.   
Who
  • Open to the public.  Non-members coordinate with match director for gate access.

Where

Schedule

  • 3rd Thursday of the Month; March – November
  • Set up 4-4:30PM; Sight-in 4:30-5PM; Match 5-6:30PM
  • Awards (such as they are) and clean up afterwards

Cost

  • SLSC members and non-members $2

Divisions

  • Just one: vintage wood stocked military rifles.  Match-type upgrades allowed as long as reasonably representative of military issue. 

Equipment Needed:

  • Wood stocked military rifles used by various countries prior to 1961 - no scopes or optics of any kind! (required)
  • 30 rounds ammunition (required) , plus sighting rounds (optional)
  • Spotting scope (optional, but very helpful)

Course of Fire Details

  • NRA SR-21 targets at 100 yards. 
  • Three strings of 10 shots in 10 minutes. 
  • If 8 shooters or less, 3 strings will be shot.  If 9 to 16 shooters, 2 strings will be shot, alternating relays. 
  • Shots will be taken from the bench with a front rest and rear bag if desired – no one-piece rests. 
  • Volunteers may be asked to change targets for some shooters.

Scoring

  • 100 points possible for each string, 300 points total.
  • Shooters ranked by highest individual score and highest combined score.
  • Ties broken by X's, then by highest individual string (for combined scores), then by fewest hits of lowest value. 
Rules
  • As above.  Match director as the final say for any judgment calls!

Sanners Lake Sportmen's Club
PO Box 1300, Lexington Park, MD 20653

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