LONGSHOT X Międzyrzecz 2017

Rules of the HISTORY LONGSHOT X Międzyrzecz 2017

shooting competition

 

Objectives of the competition .........................................................................................

The main objectives of the competition are to promote long-distance historical rifle shooting, to share experience and to integrate shooting communities. During the competition the best shooter will be determined.

 

Competition organizer .....................................................................................................

The event is organised by Specialist Training Centre DELTA s.c. with cooperation with the 17th Mechanised Brigade „Wielkopolska” and KS Gwardia 1924.

 

Competition date and location ........................................................................................

21-23.04.2017 r. OSPWL Wędrzyn shooting range in Międzyrzecz, near Gorzów Wielkopolski.

 

Competition Programme ...................................................................................................

The programme of the event is published in the PROGRAMME section at www.longshot.pl

 

Divisions ..............................................................................................................................

A division will be opened  only when 10 shooters, at minimum, register.

 

HISTORICAL RIFLE OPEN DIVISION:

Centre fire rifle, cal: from .222 to .458, any model produced before 1950. No replica.

Sights: iron sights, appropriate for the type of rifle and based on technologies available before 1950.

 

HISTORICAL RIFLE MILITARY DIVISION:

Military central fire rifle, cal: from .222 to .458, any model produced before 1950. Only original designs which were used by military forces.

Sights: metallic, appropriate for the type of rifle.

Post front sight: may be hooded if present in original design in accordance with the manufacturing period.

 

Competition ........................................................................................................................

 

FIRST STRING

Target: Ts-2

Distance: 100 meters

Position: freestyle

Shooting time limit: 10 min

Number of shots: 10

 

SECOND STRING

Target: FM 200 m (diameter 800mm) (click here to see)

Distance: 200 meters

Position: freestyle

Shooting time limit: 10 min

Number of shots: 10

 

THIRD STRING

Target: FM 200 m (diameter 800mm) (click here to see)

Distance: 300 meters

Position: freestyle

Shooting time limit: 10 min

Number of shots: 10

 

The general classification is based on the sum of  points gained in the first, second and the third string.

 

You can find more information in sections: „Participation costs” and „Other matters”.

 

Shooting procedure ..........................................................................................................

•  After an oral signal the competitors take their positions and prepare for shooting.

•  On the „LOAD” command the competitors load and insert magazines into their weapons.

•  On the „START” command the competitors start shooting, according to the procedure outlined above.

•  On the „STOP – UNLOAD” command the competitors unload their weapons and allow the referee to check the rifle.

•  Each shot before the „START” signal or after the „STOP” signal will result in DQ (disqualification).

 

  1. The competitor shoots at one target, following the procedure appropriate for the first, second and third string, using always the same weapon that was previously declared.

  2. The organizer allows a situation in which two or more competitors are using the same rifle.

  3. The rifle may be supported by (not attached to) any object brought on range by the competitor. It is permitted to use e.g. backpacks or containers as support. The whole additional equipment (without the rifle and ammunition) must weigh less than 8 kg. The equipment is subject to the referee's control.

  4. In case of the historical rifle division, on the firing position the competitor may have only the number of rounds specified for one string. Bringing any additional ammunition to the firing position will result in disqualification.

  5. Malfunction of the rifle or ammunition is the competitor's concern.

  6. The weapon is brought onto the firing position in a weapon bag or case. If the competitor wishes to use it as support for the rifle, it will be subject to weighing together with the rest of the equipment.

  7. Leaving the firing position with the weapon is allowed only after unloading the rifle, subjecting it to the referee's checking procedure and inserting in the weapon bag or case. Not adhering to this rule will result in disqualification.

  8. The course of the competitive shooting may be recorded using audio/video equipment. The material will be available only to the organizers and referees. It will not be published or distributed. It cannot be used for purposes other than the ones connected with organizing LONGSHOT X Międzyrzecz 2017 Shooting Competition.

  9. Any check-ups and repairs can be performed only in the designated safety area.

10. It is forbidden to bring live, blank or dummy ammunition to the safety area. Not adhering to this rule will result in disqualification.

11. Moving around the shooting range with a rifle is allowed only when it is stored in a weapon bag or case.

12. In debatable cases the final decision belongs to the main referee.

 

Participation in the contest ............................................................................................

Companies, institutions and private persons can participate in the competition, on condition that they possess appropriate permissions and licenses if required concerning ownership of firearms, and that they register on time and pay the admission fee.

 

Classification ....................................................................................................................

Individual classification

 

Awards ................................................................................................................................

Places 1-3: cups, prizes

Places 1-6 diplomas

 

Registration deadline ......................................................................................................

Registration only online through www.longshot.pl. The number of participants is limited.

 

Participation costs ...........................................................................................................

Participants arrive at their own expense.

Participation fee – 150 PLN / 40 EUR (includes 23% VAT) per competitor

Number of participants is LIMITED. The transfer costs are covered by the payer. Participation fee should be transferred to bank account:

      OSS DELTA s.c., ul. A. Fredry 59, 40-662 Katowice, NIP: 954-26-89-356

      Bank: ING Bank Śląski S.A., SWIFT: INGBPLPW

      PLN: IBAN PL 43 1050 1214 1000 0092 2162 7053

      EUR: IBAN PL 15 1050 1214 1000 0092 2162 9497

      USD: IBAN PL 79 1050 1214 1000 0092 2162 9703

      Title: “Oplata startowa  - Name and Surname of the Competitor - History LS2017”

It is possible to receive an invoice by email after 7 days after the payment. In order to obtain it send a request including the full name of the company and e-mail address to:  biuro@ossdelta.pl

 

Other matters ...................................................................................................................

1. In case of withdrawal after registering and paying the fee, the participant is not entitled to reimbursement.

2. In the case of transferring an incomplete fee, the shooter will be asked to transfer the missing amount in 7 day time. If the shooter fails to do this, he/she will be crossed out from the list of competitors and his/her fee will be transferred back.

3. Only the registered competitors who have paid the admission fee may participate in the training session on 21.04.2017.

4. In case of excessive number of competitors, the organizer is entitled to carry out a qualification round, which is to be conducted during the first scored string at the distance of 100 m. To qualify for the second string, the competitor has to achieve 75% of the best score at the distance of  100 m.

5. In case of the same number of points obtained after the last shooting, the organizer conducts a play-off.

6. Scoring rules are in accordance with ISSF regulations.

7. Smoking is absolutely forbidden on the premises of the shooting range, except for the designated area.

8. Competitors have the right to lodge an objection against the final results of the competition within one hour of their announcement. Objections lodged after this period will not be considered. If any other problems appear, a protest of a competitor will be taken into consideration when presenting it in writing and after payment of the arbitration fee 200 PLN / 50 EUR (includes 23% VAT) to the Head Judge of the competition.

 

Privacy policy ....................................................................................................................

According to art. 2 of Personal Data Protection Act from 29.08.1997 (Dz.U. z 2002 r. Nr 101, pos. 926, and later changes), by the fact of registration the participant agrees to processing his/her personal data only in connection to organizing and promoting procedures of LONGSHOT X Międzyrzecz 2017 Shooting Competition.

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