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.22LR 50yd BR Results – 08.13.18

August 13, 2018 Dear LVSA Members and Friends; Today’s weather was more pleasant than that of the last several days: overcast skies, and temps in the high 80’s, but the wind varied from dead in the first couple of relays, … Continue reading

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.22LR 50yd BR Results – 08.06.18

August 6, 2018 Dear LVSA members and Friends: It was warmer than forecast (mid 80’s) and windier but the skies were sunny for today’s .22LR 50yd Bench Rest Fun Shoot. Thirty-nine matches were logged, six with irons and 33 with … Continue reading

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Mid-Range Challenge Results – 08.05.18

Dear 600yd HP Fans: Cool temperatures and light winds greeted the competitors in today’s Mid-Range Challenge. Our Rock Springs crowd (Pat S and Dan M) threatened to bring rain and wind with them but luckily home field conditions prevailed. Twenty-eight … Continue reading

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.22LR 50yd BR Results – 07.23.18

July 23, 2018 Dear LVSA Members and Friends: Question: What are perfect conditions to spend time at the range? My answer: Any time you can spend time at the range, conditions are perfect. With apologies to superlative purists, let me … Continue reading

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.22LR 50yd BR Results – 07.16.18

July 16, 2018 Dear Participants and Followers of SB BR Shooting: We are “over the hump” in our 2018 .22LR 50yd Bench Rest Fun Shoot season; twelve matches down, eleven to go. It has been a good season so far … Continue reading

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Mid-Range Challenge Results – 07.14.18

July 14, 2018 Dear LVSA Members and Friends: The fourth of this season’s seven Mid-Range Challenges is in the books. Typical summer temperatures and interesting wind, especially in the second match, greeted competitors on a fine day to be at … Continue reading

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.22LR 50yd BR Results – 07.09.18

July 9, 2018 Dear Fans of SB BR Shooting in Humid Conditions: Clichés, like stereotypes, are clichés because they are often true. For instance, “If you don’t like the weather, …” And today’s weather showed the truth in that. Dead … Continue reading

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.22LR 50yd BR Results – 07.02.18

July 2, 2018 Dear Friends of the Wind: You know how there are some friends you don’t always like? Well, Our Friend the Wind played such a role in today’s .22LR 50yd Bench Rest Fun Shoot varying frequently both in … Continue reading

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Mid-Range Challenge Results – 07.01.18

July 1, 2018 Dear LVSA Members and Friends: Conditions seemed just about perfect for today’s Mid-Range Challenge, but pleasant as they were, the scores were definitely lower than last year’s when about 30% were 100’s. If it were easy, they … Continue reading

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100yd .22 Rimfire BR Results – 06.30.18

June 30, 2018 Dear LVSA Members and Friends: Today’s 100yd .22 Rimfire Bench Rest match (the third in this season’s five scheduled events) featured a strong wind blowing up canyon (north to south) varying in direction from 5 to 7 … Continue reading

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.22LR 50yd BR Results – 06.25.18

June 25, 2018 Dear Smallbore Bench Rest Friends and Foes: Today’s .22LR 50yd Bench Rest Fun Shoot saw two visitors – Kelly Budge and John Franklin – and three members – Erik Smith, Nik Denninger, and Tom Cox – join … Continue reading

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.22LR 50yd BR Results – 06.18.18

June 18, 2018 Dear Summer Solstice Anticipators: Today’s .22LR 50yd Bench Rest Fun Shoot can be described as a tale of two winds. The first several relays were contested under conditions that would kindly be described as challenging. Both intensity … Continue reading

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Mid-Range Challenge Results – 06.16.18

June 16, 2018 Dear Fans of 600yd Shooting: It was raining when I left my house and headed to the range at 7:15 this morning. By the time I it the east side of Lander, the rain had stopped. Much … Continue reading

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Range Schedule June 15 – July 30, 2018

Dear LVSA Members: Note that the RIFLE range will be closed next week for Wyoming.com work on a tower foundation way down range. The PISTOL range will be open, so the Monday June 18 .22LR 50yd Bence Rest match will … Continue reading

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SB/HP Silhouette Results – 06.10.18

RIFLE SILHOUETTE REPORT JUNE 10, 2018 The 75 degree temperature at 7:30AM told that unusual weather was going to offer shooters a challenge. The sky was mostly clear while the air was traveling every direction in gusts up to 50MPH. … Continue reading

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.22LR 50yd BR Results – 06.11.18

June 13, 2018 Dear LVSA Members Waiting Patiently for Results: We returned home to Lander this afternoon after an eight day foray back to the Midwest. During the trip we: 1. Delivered Cecilia (LVHS Class of 2018) to Chicago where … Continue reading

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.22LR 50yd BR Results – 06.04.18

Dear Fans and Friends of .22LR BR Shooting: Today’s .22LR 50yd Bench Rest Fun Shoot was contested in beautiful early June conditions: temps in the mid 80’s, sunny skies, and mild winds from the north and from the south (sometimes … Continue reading

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Mid-Range Challenge Results – 06.03.18

Dear Fans of Mid-Range Shooting (i.e. 600yds): The first Mid-Range Challenge of the season was scheduled for May 19, but unfortunately that event was rained out. The second scheduled Mid-Range Challenge was held today, Sunday June 2, and the weather … Continue reading

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100yd .22 Rimfire BR Results – 06.02.18

June 2, 2018 Dear LVSA Members and Friends: Beautiful weather, a light by switching wind, a good shoot. Charlie Piette Match Scribe The following lists the round 1, round 2, and aggregate scores and X counts; also the diameter of … Continue reading

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.22LR 50yd BR Results – 05.28.18

May 28, 2018 Dear LVSA Members and Friends: Memorial Day – take time to pause and remember those in our military who died in service to our country. This Memorial Day edition of the .22LR 50yd Bench Rest Fun Shoot … Continue reading

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