Classic & Historic

Historic SR Match - Oct 24
Start Date:

Saturday 05 October


Entries Open:
Tuesday 27 August 2024 at 10:00
National Shooting Centre, Bisley

Contact Information:

For more information please contact 01483 797777 ext. 208

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Historic Service Rifle Match

Saturday 5th October 2024 (13:30-17:30)

This is a half day match dedicated to Historic Rifles, we thank the HBSA and LERA who have been involved in the development of this Event

Please read the supporting Event Notes for full details of this Competition, available before entries open in the download section below

Classes: This event is open to British pre-1955 Service Rifles under the Service Rifle (a) definition in three classes. In addition there is an All Comers Class for all Foreign Service Rifles:

  • Classic: Pre-1919 SMLEs
  • Veteran: Pre-1955 No 4s/No 5s
  • Veteran Optic: Pre-1955 No 4T
  • All Comers Iron: Pre-1972 Foreign Service Rifles 

Course of Fire: The Course of Fire is based on military practices at 100, 200 and 300 yards, shooting from standing, kneeling, sitting and prone. There are no Run Downs! Targets will be black & white Figure targets, Fig 12 at 100 yds, Fig 11 (full size) at 200 and 300 yds. Full details are available in the downloads section below prior to entries opening

🏅Awards: Medals will be awarded to the winners of each class subject to the amount of entries:

  • 2+ Entries: Gold Medal
  • 6+ Entries:Gold and Silver Medal
  • 11+ Entries: Gold, Silver and Bronze Medal