The Spring Special Open Competition for Prone Target Rifle will be held at Rathdrum Rifle and Pistol Club on Sunday 9th March 2008. This is an Open competition, no membership requirement necessary.

Spring Special

To be held at the Indoor Range: Rathdrum Rifle and Pistol Club,

Rathdrum, Co. Wicklow.

Sunday 9th March 2008

  • Prone event. 60 shots in the Prone position
  • Classified competition to be run concurrently with the Prone competition
  • Entry fees: €15 including €2 NTSA levy.
  • Medals for 1st to 3rd in Championship, prizes for 1st to 3rd in classified competition dependant on entry

Sunday 9th March

Range opens 09:00am
Detail A - 9:30, Detail B - 11:00, Detail C - 12:30. (75 minutes per detail)
10 Shot Final for top seven shooters (if present) - 13:30

Early shooting by prior arrangement only, minimum of 4 entries per detail must apply for any early details.

To book a detail, go to and use the Book Detail item from the menu on the left and choose your firing point and detail from the selection available. Entrants will be emailed their detail and firing point number by return.

N.B. Please remember to click the 'Confirm' button after you have submitted your booking.

NTSA rules will apply for this competition.

Ties to be broken by count back, equipment malfunctions, crossfires etc. must be reported to the Range Officer immediately before any extra match shots can be allowed. The committee reserves the right to alter the conditions before the last shot is fired.

Detail timings may be rearranged dependant on bookings before the event. Any changes will be published on this website.

A final will only be held if the finishing order is likely to change should the final be held.

All shots must be directed at the target, any infringement of this rule will result in immediate disqualification.

Please bring your license/authorisation and evidence of insurance.