3-Position Smallbore Rifle Matches

  • 25 Nov 2023
  • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Training Range

*2023* Belton Gun Club 3-Position Smallbore Rifle Matches

Sponsored by the Belton Gun Club

MATCH DIRECTOR: Robert Gibson 864-201-1664 bobgibson308@gmail.com

DATES: February 25, April 22, May 27, August 26, Sep 23, Oct 28,

 November 25, December 16

Times: Gate will be open by 0800 hours. Sign in, pick up targets, get squadded, sort your gear from 0830-0900 hours.

Call to move gear to the line at 0900 hours.

MATCH: NRA Approved 3 Position Smallbore, 3x40 shots, 50 ft. OUTDOOR;  PAPER TARGETS.

LOCATION: Belton Gun Club (BGC) Training Range behind Clubhouse

153 Range Road

Belton, South Carolina 29627 (in GPS use address not club name)

ELIGIBILITY: Open to all competitors eligible to fire in NRA Approved matches. BGC

membership is not required to attend and/or compete in this match.

RULES: Unless modified by this program, current NRA Smallbore Rifle Rules will apply.

Competitors will score and assist the Range Officer(s) as required.

Rule book can be downloaded @


 BGC requires all Shooters and Spectators to wear Hearing and Eye Protection

while on Belton Gun Club property except while in a building or in a vehicle!

 Empty Chamber Indicators are required in rifles while they are out of the case

except during Prep period and record fire!

ENTRIES: Pre-registration is recommended because we only have 10 firing points.

SR-1 Card must be completed, and I can send you one ahead of time if you

request. If there are still firing points available you may register the morning of the


ENTRY FEE: $20.00 Adults $15.00 Juniors

RIFLES: Any/iron; In accordance with current NRA Smallbore Rifle Rules.

AMMUNITION: .22 rimfire ammunition. Competitors must provide their own ammunition. Unsafe

firearms or ammunition will be disallowed. No tracer ammunition allowed.

SQUADDING: Firing points will be squadded as shooters register.

Course of Fire: 50 ft. Outdoors, NRA/USA-50 Target

 0915 hours: 3-miinute preparation period begins.

 At the end of the prep period

 Match 1: Unlimited sighters and 40 shots Kneeling, 20 shots/30 minutes each of 2 stages

 Target change and 3-minute prep between stages

 20-minute changeover, then 3-minute prep per

 Match 2: Unlimited sighters and 40 shots Prone, 20 shots/20 minutes each of 2 stages

 Target change and 3-minute prep between stages

20-minute changeover, then 3-minute prep period

 Match 3: Unlimited sighters and 40 shots Standing, 20 shots/40 minutes each of 2 stages

 Match 4: Grand Aggregate, Total of matches #1-3

Belton Gun Club, Inc. - 153 Range Road, PO Box 126 - Belton, SC 29627

For information call (864) 318-4383 or email by following this link: Club Secretary 

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