GENERAL INFORMATION: The Modern Military Rifle Match is for competitors who fire semi-automatic military type rifles of U.S. or foreign manufacture that comply with CMP Games Rules. This match is intended for standard production or as-issued rifles with no special accurizing or match conditioning. The Modern Military Rifle Match was added in 2017 to the National CMP Games Events.
COURSE OF FIRE: The As-Issued Military Rifle Course A will be used.
RULES: Competition Rules for CMP Games Rifle and Pistol Matches (See Rules 5.2.2, 5.2.3, 5.2.4 and 5.3). There will be an Unlimited Rifle Class.
AMMUNITION: Any safe ammunition may be used in accordance with CMP Competition Rules for CMP Games Rifle and Pistol Matches Rule 6.3.4.
SQUADDING: Specific relay and firing point assignments will be issued on Viale Range.
AWARDS: Plaques will be awarded to the Match Winner, High Senior, High Grand Senior, High Junior, and High Woman. Gold, silver and bronze Modern Military Achievement Medals, with neck ribbons, will be presented to competitors who shoot qualifying scores. Modern Military Medal scores are: Gold: 285 and above, Silver: 278 – 284 and Bronze: 270 – 277. A 4-Gun Aggregate award will also be awarded (ranks competitors firing in Garand, Springfield, Vintage Military and the Modern Military matches).
ENTRY FEES: $45.00 for adults, $25.00 for juniors.
2017 WINNER: David Thompson, Cumberland, MD, 294-7X
2017 HIGH JUNIOR: Collin Williams, Granby, MA, 285-5X
2017 HIGH SENIOR: Franco Scarpino, Pembroke, MA, 287-6X
2017 HIGH GRAND SENIOR: Kenneth Nichols, Bay City, MI, 268
2017 UNLIMITED WINNER: Jacob Rohr, Owasso, OK, 293-18X