MRPC NEWS

Medford Rifle Pistol Club

      NEWSLETTER

How to have Fun, Shoot Better and Be Safe!

 

This information is provided to our members solely as a service.

The opinions expressed are not the official position of MRPC, its Board, Officers or Directors.

Each member is encouraged to conduct their own study of these matters.

This newsletter is open to all shooting related products, events and articles.

 

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Scott Nolan at vela1scott@gmail.com

 

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TUESDAY NIGHT FIREARM CLASSES

have been cancelled due to heat!

 

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FULLBORE RIFLE  Practice

We will NOT SHOOT this Wednesday (18th) because is going to be 100 degrees. 

We will shoot next Wednesday ( the 25th ) for sure .

 

And then,

we will have the Fullbore Match on Saturday July the 28th where we will

shoot 300, 500 , and 600 at the match.

 

Contact

Frank 541 899 6872 and Wayne 541 826 8877

 

 

 

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Wednesday Night  7-18-18

Monthly Club Meeting

Indoor Range at 7pm

 

 

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Hello IDPA shooters!
We are having our annual Hawaii Five-0 back-up gun match this Saturday, the 21st. 

Please see the IDPA rulebook for back-up gun restrictions.

A Hawaiian shirt is REQUIRED! 

 

We are catering Hawaiian Hut but need to have a head count for the match.

If you do not respond (RSVP) to this email, there will not be enough food ordered for you.

So, please, if you want lunch, respond to this email and let us know you are coming to the match.

 

Our stages will be Hawaiian themed and very fun! 

Hope to see everyone there. Have a great week and stay cool in this heat!

Leif Johnson  541-890-1195

 

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Klamath Defensive Shooting

Sunday July 22nd

Come and initiate my new moving target array.

Setup 0830

Signup 0900

Cost $10 (where else can you have so much fun with your clothes on?)

I have purchased a gazillion metal clips so there are plenty for four clips

per target. No staples please and return the wood to my closet.

 

Mahalo and Aloha

 Jon                  <jonmck508@gmail.com>

 

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Local Youth at National Shooting Competition

 

Message from Raoul B. Salem (Rogue Valley Sharp Shooters 4-H Club of Jackson County)

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   FYI, I’ve posted more image files from the Smallbore Rifle Competition of the 2018 National 4-H

   Shooting Sports Invitational Championship Tournaments in Grand Island, Nebraska from

   the web site of that shooting tournament onto DropBox.  Please see the sub-folder named

   National_4_H_Shooting_Sports_Invitational_Championship_Tournament_2018.

 

   In addition, I posted some image files which I took myself at Range Number Seven of the

   Jackson County Sports Park, and the Historic Camp White (600 Yard) Shooting Range onto

   the main folder (named Shooting_Sports_4_H).  They show Ashley Myers and Daniel

   Geroux using the same rifles, and wearing the same shooting coats and trousers, as for the

   Smallbore Rifle Competition of the 2018 National 4-H Shooting Sports Invitational

   Championship Tournaments.

 

   Please click on the box containing “Go to folder” in the electronic mail message which is

   included below, in order to have access to the main folder.  If you encounter difficulty,

   please contact me immediately, and I will add you as a “member “ with viewing access.

 

   Very truly yours,  Raoul B. Salem

Raoul B. Salem (raoul_b_salem@charter.net) invites you to edit the folder "Shooting_Sports_4_H" on Dropbox.

 

Go to folder

Enjoy!
The Dropbox team

 

Editor Note:  I’ve been unable to open these photos. Please contact Raoul directly if you

need help opening photos in DROPBOX

 

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https://tacticalwalls.com/

Ideas on how to store your firearms in plain sight

 

 

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GET MORE FROM DRY FIRE

Some of your most important practice will take place without a round ever going into the chamber.

Champion shooter Julie Golob shares her top four ways to make dry fire training even more productive.

First, let’s define it and lay out some ground rules. Dry fire is simply the act of going through

the motions of shooting without any ammunition—usually in the comfort of your own home, where

you can practice more and more often than you could if you were forced to drive to a range and burn

through actual rounds. Considering the setting, safety is critical but simple. You need to make sure you

have an empty magazine, show clear your firearm and don’t have live ammunition anywhere nearby.

 

Golob’s First step to better dry fire practice is prep and planning. Put training days and times on your

calendar or set reminders on your phone, then assemble all your gear and have it ready ahead of time for

these scheduled sessions. Bottom line is to make it as simple and automatic as possible, so it will be

easy to follow through.

 

Number 2: Make your dry fire practice focused. Don’t work an all things shooting—instead focus on a

single skill and dedicate your time to it, so you can start to see real improvements.

 

Next, make it perfect. We’ve all heard the saying, “Perfect practice makes perfect.” It’s true, and dry fire

training should be your time to ensure you’re building skills exactly as you’d like them.

 

Finally, make it productive by keeping a dry fire log that honestly details the outcome of each practice

session. What you document will help you identify areas of concern and set up future dry fire work accordingly.

 

 

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