We have Schuetzen (Delaware Valley Single Shot Rifle Association), gallery and prone rifle matches. Schuetzen matches are held periodically while gallery, moving target and prone matches are mostly weekly. Please see Club Calendar for specific match dates.
Matches are held every week. The matches are in a variety of formats such as:
- Bowling Pins - .22 Rimfire - You try to knock down 9 pins at 30 feet with 9 rounds racing against the clock
- Gallery/Pie Plates - .22 Rimfire (Handgun & Rifle) - You shoot at pie plates at 50 feet. The usual course is 5 rounds in 12, 10 and 8 seconds
- Other - .22 Rimfire- Two Gun (Handgun & Rifle), Competition Flag, additionally Range Officers are encouraged to create competitive and unique matches that are fun
- Defense/Military Gun Match - Centerfire - The course of fire is 6 rounds. In one type of match, you place the handgun and magazine on the table or place your revolver with the cylinder loaded and open on the table. You then step back. When the buzzer sounds you load the magazine or close the cylinder and fire. The course is generally 6 rounds twice in 12, 10 and 8 seconds.
Cowboy Matches – Centerfire
Cowboy Action Shooting is a multi-faceted shooting sport in which contestants compete with firearms typical of those used in the taming of the Old West: single action revolvers and pistol caliber lever action rifles. The shooting competition is staged in a unique, characterized, "Old West" style. It is a timed sport in which shooters compete for prestige on a course of different shooting stages. Each scenario, as they are called, features an array of situations, many based on famous incidents or movies scenes, in which the shooters must test their mettle. See www.conestogawagoneers.org for more information on Cowboy Matches.