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WELCOME TO OUR HOBBY OF AIRGUNNING

  The upper dark red line on our heading represents the Path of a Air Gun Pellet during its time in flight.
The area shaded in red below that path represents the area of possible impact and the different shades of red represent the almost constant variable winds that each and every shooter must contend with and constantly evaluate, in order to hit the desired mark.
 
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Thank you for your interest in our Organization which provides information on the Pacific Northwest Air Gunning World on upcoming, current and past events.


NWA is not a Club, but is an umbrella "Bulletin Board" site that coordinates and reports information about events at different Clubs within the North West Pacific Area.


The respective Clubs have the responsibility for management and regulating those events and reporting anything they desire to be published.



TRRC - Tacoma Rifle & Revolver Club is our “Main” Club where we hold our "Outdoor Season" Events (April - September) and is located in University Place, WA.
http://www.tacomarifle.org/


CCRP - Capital City Rifle and Pistol Club is also our “Main” Club where we hold "Indoor Season" Events (October - March) and is located close to Littlerock, WA.
http://www.ccrpclub.org/

IAFTC - IDAHO Field Target Club hosts PANSAL and numerous matches during the year. PANSAL is an annual desert adventure that we do participate in.  The "Live Field Target" Event is held on BLM (Bureau of Land Management) property in the southwestern area of Idaho about 530 miles from home.
http://idahoairguns.blogspot.com/ 

PANSAL - This is the Web Site covering all PANSAL Activities.
www.pansalairgun.com


AARR - This is another, out of state, range that we participate in a few of their events.
Lack of attendance is mostly due to distance which is about 450 miles from home.

Wayne Burns has established this Field Target Club (with activities year round) and is the contact.
The range is located in Ashland, in the Southern part of Oregon just off the southbound side of Route 5.
He also holds Major Field Target Matches at Grants Pass such as Hosting the 2012 AAFTA Nationals.
http://ashlandairriflerange.com/


WRAR - Wild River Air Rifle is one of the Bench Rest Clubs for the Worlds Postal Bench Rest Regional Matches.
Also major Field Target Matches are held at this location.
Josephine County Sportsman Club is located at Grants Pass, OR about 400 miles from home.
http://www.jcsa-gunrange.com/

MAR - MONTANA Air Rifle. New action in Montana. 
No web site yet. See Match Directors for more info.
Reucurve53@yahoo.com

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For all communications concerning this Web Site
Please contact JD Dodge at
J-C-G@comcast.net  or call (253) 301-1901

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The LEGEND for this WEB SITE is:

AARR = Ashland Air Rifle Range - http://ashlandairriflerange.com/
CCRP = Capitol City Rifle & Pistol Club - http://www.ccrpclub.org/
IAFTC = Idaho Airgun Field Target Club - airarmsron@gmail.com
JCSA = Josephine County Sportsman Club - http://www.jcsa-gunrange.com/
TRRC = Tacoma Rifle & Revolver Club - http://www.tacomarifle.org/
PANSAL = www.pansalairgun.com

OBR-R/P = Outdoor Bench Rest - Rifle or Pistol
IBR-R/P = Indoor Bench Rest - Rifle or Pistol
IFT-R/P = Indoor Field Target - Rifle or Pistol
OFT-R/P = Outdoor Field Target - Rifle or Pistol
OMS-R/P = Outdoor Metallic Silhouette - Rifle or Pistol
OAP = Outdoor Action Pistol - Pistol Only

                                                                AWARDS

           
                TRRC - THE MAJIC PELLET                                  CCRP - THE GOLDEN CUSPIDOR

 
     
    TRRC - MINIATURE PERSONAL AWARD                   CCRP - MINIATURE PERSONAL AWARD



                                         TRRC - SILHOUETTE MINIATURE PERSONAL AWARD


The larger versions of the "Majic Pellet" and "Golden Cuspidor" are displayed by the Present Champions for all to see the individuals accomplishment from the previous month.
The smaller versions of the "Majic Pellet" and "Golden Cuspidor" are presented to the Match Winner for their retention.
The "Majic Pellet" is used at all TRRC Outdoor Matches.
The "Golden Cuspidor" is used at all CCRP Indoor Bench Rest Matches.

NWA HALL OF FAME

Indoor Rifle Bench Rest Exclusive CCRP 1000 CLUB Members are:

March 2010 - JD Dodge (EV2) = 1000/67X (1000/100X) (First to do so in 10 Year Club History)
February 2013 - Mark Burns (Anschutz 8002) = 1000/79X (1000/100X) (Current Record Holder)
March 2014 - Mark Burns (Anschutz 8002) = 1000/74X (1000/100X) (Second Accomplishment)


Hall of Fame Shooters receive their exclusive "CCRP 1000 CLUB"
baseball caps at a special ceremony on January 25, 2014 at CCRP.
Mark Burns (R) JD Dodge (C) and Match Director Harvey Gertson.



NOTE THAT ALL 2014 MATCHES (EXCEPT OAP) ARE CHOICE OF RIFLE OR PISTOL (UNDER 20FLB)

ENTIRE MATCH WILL BE WITH EITHER RIFLE OR PISTOL (NOT MIXTURE EXCEPT OMS)

HIGH SCORE WILL CONTINUE TO BE RECOGNIZED AS THE MATCH WINNER



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ANNOUNCEMENTS

For the TRRC 2014 Outdoor Season a new rating will be used for
recognizing shooters accomplishments and established ratings.
A maximum score total of all TRRC Matches divided by 18 TRRC matches held divided by 4 levels of rating =
0-132 = NOVICE
133-264 = MARKSMAN
265-396 = SHARPSHOOTER
397-528 = EXPERT

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We STILL NEED someone to manage the Field Target portion of our TRRC Program.
Period would be in one year increments.

Let me know and thanks in advance, JD.

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Don't forget to check the Classifieds from time to time!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Our Shooters are Making News..........

Ron Gill went to AZ in November to shoot in the EBR airgun match, and Western Shooting Journal picked up the article. The part on their web site concerns the guns at the match. there will be an article in the magazine that will cover the guns and the match.

http://westernshootingjournal.com/productreviews/super-airguns/

WSU, as you know is a Seattle based publication.

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John Calhoun is doing some research into a possible New NWA Program we MIGHT have next year..
We are undecided if it will be called "MBR" (Mobile Bench Rest")..........or........ "MFT" (Mobile Field Target).
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DORY HAS ARRIVED!!!!!!!!!!!!





JD presents a Certificate of Appreciation to Mike Adams, Manager of Underwater Sports Dive Shop for Great Support given to the NWA, TRRC and CCRP Airgunning Community.
Also given was a check for $70.00 to purchase a Powder Blue Tang for the shops "Salt Water" Aquarium that has been named "DORY", after the character in the movie "Finding NEMO".
Those that contributed were Dave & Carole Brown, John Calhoun, JD Dodge, Harvey Gertson, Bob & Kay Gribble, John Mickel and Ted Miles.
JD contributed seperately for the, later to be purchased, Clown Fish, to be named "NEMO".



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MORE ANNOUNCEMENTS

We STILL NEED someone to manage the Field Target portion of our TRRC Program.
Period would be in one year increments.

Let me know and thanks in advance, JD.

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The TRRC Awning Progress




After four years with the same appearance.....



.....the TRRC AIRGUN Range now has received a "New Face".

See the progressive construction pictures..........the "Awning" part of the Project is now fininshed!!!!!!
http://www.flickr.com/photos/9253708@N03/sets/72157633084326177/

THE RANGE IS NOW OPEN AND READY FOR USE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

A SUPER THANKS to all of these hearty folks that have assisted on the project!!!
Mike Kato - Front Loader Operator
Brian Keelean - Front Loader Operator
John Calhoun - Construction, Compacter/Weed Blade Operator and General Laborer
Brian MacDonald - Construction and General Laborer
Steve Parks - Construction and General Laborer
Dave Brown - Roofing Modification, Equipment Transportation and General Laborer
Carole Brown (Daves Sweetie) - Weed/Brush Control and Trash Laborer
Eric Claussen - Construction and General Laborer
Bob Gribble - Weed/Brush Control Laborer
Dora Howell (My Sweetie) Weed/Brush Control and Trash Laborer
and I was there also..................Mostly Supervising.................

The Range is back "Open for Business" -

 The concrete "Hardstand Floor" has been completed and is ready for the Outdoor Season in April!
 - Benches will be "Re-Enforced" for more stability soon.
http://www.flickr.com/photos/9253708@N03/sets/72157642222893744/

http://www.flickr.com/photos/9253708@N03/sets/72157642222893744/
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NWA-BR Caps and Shirts
Benchrest Baseball Caps (Shooting and Dress) and Golf Shirts are now available.

The first batch was introduced at the Western States Benchrest Regional/USARB Worlds Postal Match in California on March 17th and 18th of 2012 by our NWA-BR TEAM consisting of (L2R) Jim Benson, JD Dodge and Dave Brown.





Prices are $20.00 each (Shooting Hat, Dress Hat or Shirt).
Let me know via EMail for sizes and quanities you desire.
I presently have NONE on hand. If desired I will prepare an order.

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If you have any Air Gun Related items for sale, send me the information (with or without photos) and I will post them in the CLASSIFIED section.
 

 


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