New Mexico – -(AmmoLand.com)- Sponsored by the capitan highpower rifle club and the new mexico tech shooting sports club.
COACH/INSTRUCTORS JAMES AND VIRGINIA McLEMORE
SATURDAY September 14-15, 2019, 8 AM on Sat, prone competition firing starts at 8:00 AM on Sun (see below)
CAPITAN GUN RANGE. The range is located 3 miles east of Capitan on the north side of U.S. Highway 380 (www.capitanhipower.com/Design/RANGEINFO.htm). Camping is OK on the Capitan Range. No water is available at this time. The following motel is available in Capitan: Smokey Bear Motel, 575 354-2253. Other lodging is available throughout Lincoln Country. On the web: www.ruidoso.net
FEE $10 (includes cook out on Sat and match fees on Sunday and handouts). Additional funding is provided by the New Mexico Shooting Sports Association, Civilian Marksmanship Program, and Socorro Gun Club.
All students will receive expert instruction and coaching in the fundamental principles and techniques of prone and 3- position .22 rifle shooting (i.e., prone, standing, kneeling), which will carry over to air rifle and highpower rifle shooting. Prone only shooters are encouraged to attend. Students will be provided a safe learning environment that will enhance their shooting skills and prepare them for competition. Both James and Virginia McLemore are certified NRA instructors. Virginia is a certified coach, training counselor, national champion, and holds national records in highpower and smallbore rifle. Students must be at least 10 years old. ADULTS ARE WELCOMED. .22 rifles and other equipment will be provided if requested before Thursday September 10 and subjected to availability. If you have your own please bring it. On Sunday there will be a smallbore rifle competition open to all, even if you do not attend Saturday’s classes (see