Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0

fun match
Memorial Day Match - Sat. May 26 - Shongum Range - Open to Public

4 posts in this topic

In Honor of the Men and Women of the American Military Services
 Whose Sacrifices Have Made Our Freedom Possible. 
The Shongum Sportsmen
Invites you to compete with tangible links to the battles of our Nation’s History in a
Memorial Day Match
Come celebrate your country’s history by compteting with the firearms that helped to make this country great.  From the Brown Bess, to the Black Rifle, we have a match for you!  

Firearms are limited to the Curios, Relics, and Reproductions of the Period. 

Original Style Sights and stocks Required and Jersey Legal! 
  Saturday, May 26th, 2018 Registration, zeroing 9-10am, Rifle Match 10:00am-12:45 
Audie Murphy 12:45, Lunch 1-1:45. Ceremony with taps and salute at 1:50PM Muzzleloaders 2-3 PM, Rifle awards 2PM, Muzzleloader awards 3PM

Shongum Sportsmen’s Chapel Hill Range.
 363 Janes Chapel Road, Oxford, NJ 07863-3511  GPS 40.843231 N 74.916628 W
From Center of Hackettstown, take ROUTE 46 WEST.  2 Miles west of Rt. 517, turn LEFTonto RUSSLING RD (by Best’s Fruit Farm). At end, (1.5 mi) Turn LEFTonto BARKER’S MILL RD(.2 Mi.)  Turn RIGHTonto MT BETHEL RD.  for 1 mi, Turn RIGHTonto JANE CHAPEL ROADRange approx 1 Mile on RIGHT

ENTRY FEES* (ten targets). Additional targets $1 each. NRA members, Military/Police: $25.00. Non-NRA Guests: $30.00  

Family/significant others: $60 for two benches and up to six competitors. Full Entry Fee includes Lunch in Club House  -  Lunch Only - $5.00
Lunch is SPAM, hot dogs, beans, and possibly burgers 1-2PM

Black Powder Matches (repros acceptable) – 5 Shots in 5 Minutes  

1.     MONMOUTH                                      Smoothbore Flintlock – 25 Yards(off hand or kneeling)

2.     BULL RUN(Buck and Ball)                  Percussion/flint Smoothbore –25 Yards(off hand or kneeling)

3.     NEW ORLEANS                                  Flintlock Rifle – 100 Yards

4.     PICKETT'S CHARGE                         Any Civil War Muzzle loading Rifle – 100 Yards

5.     BRANDY STATION                             Any Civil War Cartridge Carbine100 Yards 

100-Yard Cartridge Rifle Matches – 10 Shots in 2 Minutes from the Bench except #19,#16

6.     LITTLE BIG HORN                               Trap Door Carbine 45/70, 

7.     SAN JUAN HILL                                   Krag Carbine  30-40, Winchester 95 carbine 30-40 

8.     SPANISH – AMERICAN VOLUNTEER   Trap Door Rifle 45/70

9.     BOXER REBELLION                            Krag Rifle or M1895 Lee Navy

10.   AMERICAN ENFIELD                           US Army Rifle Model of 1917

11.   LEGENDARY 03                                    ’03,‘03A1, ‘03A3,MK I 03, (NO SNIPER OR NM)

12.   PORK CHOP HILL                                M1 Garand

13.   YOUNG WARRIOR                               Highest score for shooter under 18

14.   KHE SANH                                            M1A   7.62 Nato 

15.   FALLUJAH                                            M16/M4 Service Style (5.56 – NO MAGNIFYING OPTCS) 

16.   AMERICAN SNIPER                             Any  US Sniper Rifle (original or repro) (1 Shot –  G.I. style Optics)

17.   HARLEM HELLFIGHTER (NEW EVENT)       Berthier Rifle or carbine                             

18.    ROSIE THE RIVETER                             Awarded to the female with the highest score of the day

19.   AUDIE MURPHY                                     M1 Garand 24 shots prone, kneeling  off hand,100 yds, 75 yds, 50 yds and 1911 7 shots one handed at 25 yards (Police silhouette)

20. TRAINER                                                    Any  22 Rimfire US Training rifle.           

Shoot Chairman Stan Gurski  732 388-1202

Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites

Weather report and menu for tomorrow: Hot and sunny. We will have iced tea, cold water, Snapple apple and lemonade on the line. Our traditional meal of Spam and beans with all beef kosher hotdogs to supplement the SPAM or to avoid it all together. Also, if requested we have BUBA Turkey burgers made with Monterrey jack cheese.

Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0

  • Latest Topics

  • Similar Content

    • By GoldenKnight
      Regular Meeting 
      Thursday, May 17, 2018  
      Doors Open: 7:00 PM
      Veteran's Hall Upstairs Topic: Dusters of Vietnam
      M42 40mm Self-propelled Anti-Aircraft Guns 
      Speaker: Joseph B.
      Display Theme of the Month: Vietnam Era Militaria
    • By GoldenKnight
      In celebration of the 73rd Anniversary of the Defeat of the Axis Forces
      The Shongum Sportsmen's Association
      Invites you to participate in the
       Marksmanship Competition - Saturday April 28th, 2018
      Registration 9am, Rifle Contest till 1pm, Lunch 1pm, Pistols 2-4pm
                     Compete with your WWII Era European Theater Rifles and Pistols
      WWII Re-Enactors are encouraged to participatein uniform (optional)
      Shongum Sportsmen’s Chapel Hill Range
      Jane’s Chapel Road, Mansfield, NJ
      From Center of Hackettstown, take ROUTE 46 WEST.  Two Miles west of Rt 517, turn LEFTonto  RUSSLING RD (by Best’s Fruit Farm).  At end, (1.5 miles) Turn LEFT onto BARKER’S MILL RD (.2 Miles.) Turn RIGHTonto MT BETHEL RD.  for 1 mile, Turn RIGHT onto JANE’S CHAPEL ROAD  Range approx 1 Mile on RIGHT
      $30.00* for Complete Series or $10.00 per Event for Guests who are not NRA or military, LEO   
      $25.00 for Complete Series for NRA Members, police, military. Family Table-$60.One table up to 4 shooters.  
      Includes Hot Dogs, Pork & Beans and Soda Lunch
      PRIZES:  Trophy to the Best in Each Class
      FIREARMS: Curios and Relics of the WWII European Theater (Original Stocks and Sights)
      Rosie the Riveter - Highest scoring target by a female   Young GI - Best score for person under 18 
      1.     POLISH CAMPAIGN          Polish Mauser , 91/98/25,French Lebel or Bertier, Mannlicher 95, GEW 98, KAR 98
      2.     BLITZKREIG                       Any French, Belgian, Norwegian, Danish, or Dutch combat rifle/carbine from WWII(pre 1941 issue)
      3.    CONTINUATION WAR        Finnish or Russian Mosins, 7.35 Carcano, Swedish Mauser, Tokarev Rifle, Win 95 in 7.62R
      4.     NORTH AFRICA                 03 SPRINGFIELD, 1917 ENFIELD, 6.5 CARCANO, ENFIELD MK III, 98K
      5.     STALINGRAD                    98K, G-41,G-43,TOKAREV,MOSIN 91/30, 38,44,
      6.     SICILY                                M1 GARAND, SPRINGFIELD 03A3, ENFIELD MK IV, 6.5 CARCANO
      7.     NORMANDY                     M1 GARAND, G-41,43
      8.    PARTISAN                         YUGO M24, M48, CZECH 98(8MM ONLY) MANNLICHER 95, HUNGARIAN 98/40, GERMAN 33/40, CARCANO, 98K
      9.    AXIS AUTO                        9MM Axis Service Pistol, P-O8 (4inch), P-38, Radom, Belgian HP, Astra 400/600, Steyr M12, Star Mod B
      10.  ALLIED AUTO                Any WWII Allied Service Pistol, 1911, 1911A1, TOKAREV, BROWNING HP, NOR. 1914, 
      11.  ALLIED REVOLVER       Colt, S&W Victory, Enfield, Webley in .38, Nagant, French Ordinance, M1917 revolvers, Webley 455.
      12.  OSS                                 Any 38S&W cal, 380, 32 pocket pistol made before 1946(except modes listed  above) Colt, Beretta, Browning, Walter, Mauser, Sauer,  Femaru, MAB etc.
      EXOTICS (contact for info)
      13.  SNIPER                              1903A4 (Remington or Gibbs),Enfield#4(T),Mauser 98 (Mitchel or original) Mosin or Tokarev ( rebuild OK)
      14.  TOMMYGUN.                        Jersey Legal with limited mag Thompson, Sten, M3, PPSH 41, Suomi31 (50 yards)
      15.  FINAL PROTECTIVE FIRE   Jersey legal semi auto BAR, MG42, BREN, Browning 1919. Limited mag/belt (100 yards)                                             
      16.  GRENADIER                          Enfield MKIII with cupdischarger (Loaners available as well as blanks) tennis balls only
      SHOOT CHAIRMAN STAN GURSKI –     732-388-1202 
    • By GoldenKnight
      In celebration of the 120th Anniversary of the SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR
      The SHONGUM SPORTMEN’S ASSN Invites you to participate in the
       SPAN-AM Vintage Marksmanship Competition
      Saturday June 30th, 2018
      Registration 9am, Rifle Contest till 1pm, Lunch 1pm, Pistols 2-4pm
                                      Compete with your Late 19th Century Antiques. Re-Enactors are encouraged to participatein uniform (optional)
      Shongum Sportsmen’s Chapel Hill Range. Jane’s Chapel Road, Mansfield, NJ. 
      From Center of Hackettstown, take ROUTE 46 WEST.  Two Miles west of  Rt 517, turn LEFTonto  RUSSLING RD (by Best’s Fruit Farm).  At end, (1.5 miles) Turn LEFTonto BARKER’S MILL RD(.2 Miles.) Turn RIGHTonto MT BETHEL RD.  for 1 mile, Turn RIGHTonto JANE’S CHAPEL ROAD  Range approx 1 Mile on RIGHT 
      $30.00* for Complete Series or $10.00 per Event. For Non-NRA Members. Re-entry $2.00  
      $20.00 for Complete Series or $5.00 per Event for Police, Military, NRA / Shongum Members. Re-entry $1.00
      Includes Grilled Bully Beef, Crackers, Pork & Beans and Soda Lunch
      PRIZES:  Trophy to the Best in Each Class
      FIREARMS: Antiques, Curios and Relics and reproductions of the Late 19th century
      (Original Stocks and Sights unless noted)
      NOTE; Due to the age of these vintage firearms it is important that you have them checked by a competent gunsmith and seriously consider the quality of ammunition being used, especially reloads made by a non licensed person.(Note: persons are encouraged to contact Shongum ammo authority Will Jones  at 973 625 2622 concerning components, reloading data, and available ammunition for vintage firearms you plan to use prior to event in case you need something special or plan to roll your own.)
       1.     INSURRECTO                  Remington or Oviedo 43 cal Rolling Block (Black powder recommended))
      2.     LAS GUASIMAS                   Any pre 1898 model Mauser in 7MM
      3.    SIEGE OF SANTIAGO de CUBA  Springfield Trapdoor Rifle(BP recommended, avoid hunting ammo for stronger actions)
      4.     EL CANEY                       Springfield Krag Rifle
      5.     SIGNAL CORPS                   Springfield Trapdoor Carbine (Be sure to use carbine loads not rifle or hunting ammo)
      6.     KETTLE HILL                   Krag carbine or 93 Mauser carbine in 7MM
      7.     GUANTANAMO                      Lee Navy 6MM (Please have gun checked by gunsmith and use quality ammo)*
      8.     POST WAR CONSTABULARY Winchester 95 carbine in 30/40,Philippine Constabulary carbine or equivalent
      9.    POST WAR HUNTER           Sporterized Krag, any hunting rifle in 6MM Navy or 30 US Army (30/40)
      10.  NATIONAL GUARD/MILITIA   Any 45/70 or 50/70 military post  Civil War rifle except Springfield Trapdoor in 45/70
      11.   OPEN CLASS                        Any longarm not listed above but documented as being used in SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR
                                                              Examples:1891 Argentine Mauser, Winchester 73.     
      12.  COLT 38 REVOLVER           Colt New Army and Navy Revolver in 38 Colt.
      13.  OPEN CLASS                        Any handgun except the Colt New Army and Navy  or Colt SAA Artillery that is documented as being used in Spanish- American War. Examples . S&W No 3 (Schofield),C96 in 7.63,ORBEA HERMANOS 11mm,MERWIN HULBERT
      14. POST WAR PACIFICATION  Colt SAA Artillery, Colt Philippine or Alaskan DAA, or Colt 1909, or New Service in 45 Colt
             *This event will be run at the end of the other long arm events and will be exclusive on the range.
      SHOOT CHAIRMAN STAN GURSKI –     732-388-1202
  • Posts

  • Recently Browsing

    No registered users viewing this page.