CMP Club News: Palomino Valley Gun Club Hosts Tactical Match
March 30, 2016Civilian Marksmanship Program▸Club News▸CMP Club News: Palomino Valley Gun Club Hosts Tactical Match
Submitted by Rina Johari, PVGC secretary
Recently, the Palomino Valley Gun Club (PVGC) in Reno, Nev., held a NorNev Tactical Rifle Match. The match is a precision rifle match where competitors engage steel targets at distances ranging from 200 to 1,000 yards.
Participants are presented with a variety of challenges throughout the course of fire, which includes but are not limited to:
- Shooting from multiple positions (offhand, kneeling, sitting, prone, etc.).
- Shooting from barricades and improvised positions.
- Preparing range cards using Laser Range Finders and ballistic solvers (where assistance can be given, if needed).
- Emphasis on proper fundamentals and effective equipment management.