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"ALL SAFETY VIOLATIONS WHETHER FROM MATCH DQ OR PRACTICE WILL BE REVIEWED BY HOTSHOTS COMMITTEE AND WILL BE SUBJECT TO REQUIRED CLASS AND/OR LOSS OF RANGE PRIVILEGES"

The Richmond Hotshots are a non-profit organization. The club is operated under the Richmond Rod & Gun Club. The Hotshot's club has been in operation since the early 1980's. IPSC matches are held every 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month. Plaques are given to the top three, dependent on the number of sign-up per class.

We also have "Specialty Matches"(ICORE, COWBOY, IDPA, LONG GUN and STEEL CHALLENGE) spread out during the course of the year. Please refer to the Schedule Of Eventsfor specific dates and matches.


News/Info:
 Mike Seeklanders Class
Mike Seeklander will be teaching a practical shooting class here at the Richmond Rod and Gun Club on October the 3rd and 4th and shoot the match on the 5th.

For further information please go to his site at http://www.shooting-performance.com/.

You will sign up on his website. There will be a Range fee payable the first day of class. If you choose to shoot the match you will be responsible for paying the match fee also.

If you have administrative type questions please email Jeff Nachmann at j_nachmann "at" yahoo.com.
Nora Ross Trapshooting clinic July 2014 at Sunnyvale Rod & Gun Club
This is a 2-day clinic for a minimum of 8 shooters and a maximum of 10 for each session. The first day will be singles shooting and the second day is doubles shooting in the morning and handicap in the afternoon. Your cost for this 2-day clinic is $300 per shooter.

Nora will be at the Sunnyvale Gun Club on weekdays in July for her clinic. The remaining available dates are: Tuesday/Wednesday July 22 & 23, Monday/Tuesday July 28 & 29, and Wednesday/Thursday July 30 & 31 for her clinic. The program will begin each day at 9 AM and will usually finish between around 5 or after.

More info can be found in the flyer.
Rimfire Matches
2014 will have 2 matches, August 31st and November 23rd.

This year will have practice shoots on Friday's from 3:00-7:00pm with 4-5 different stages. Dates are, April 25th, May 20th, September 26th, August 29th and November 21st. Mark your Calendar! Just drop in and pay your range fee at the 25 yard line and come over to the Action Range.

Rimfire match consist of shooting mostly steel targets, (Steel Challenge Courses of Fire), with some other surprises stages added for degree of difficulty.
We have 9-10 stages at each match with a usage of both 22 rifle and pistol, some stage (s) may include both guns being used to add to the overall challenge, shooters movement is limited mostly just stand and shoot.
Match round count is no more than 200 rounds, and being 22's the cost is minimal. There are no requirements for a holsters or mag pouches.

All age groups are welcome, 17 and under will require a signed release form and parent/guardian attendance.

The rules are simple and straight forward. Please check rules here.
2014 Bay Area Rifle Championship
Match dates: July 26-27, 2014. RO shoot on Friday, July 25th

Registration for the 2014 BARC will open on December 1st, 2013.

Registration form available at: 2014 BARC Entry Form.

Full information is available at the BARC Website.

For more information contact Geoff Linder at bayarearifle@gmail.com.
Multigun Matches In 2014
There will be 2 Multigun matches in 2014, March 30th and June 8th.

For more information contact Raymond Moreno by Email.
Monthly Multi-Gun Practice
First Saturday of each month (usually) on bay 4. This will be a multi-gun practice stage featuring long guns only. Both long guns can be used, or just one, your choice. Round count will be approximately 24 for each long gun. Shotgun may require a mix of slugs, buck, and bird shot. No steel core or AP rifle ammo! No steel shot (lead or bismuth shot only)!

To participate in the RRGC Multi-Gun Saturday practice stage you must meet at least one of the following requirements. There are no exceptions.

1. USPSA, IDPA or SASS match experience.
2. Completion of the RRGC Safe Multi-Gun Competitor class.

All guns must be bagged/un-bagged in the safety area only, or at the pre-load table/rack area on the stage (not at your vehicle). You must pay range use fee at the Public Range and show hand-stamp or bring the receipt to the Action Range. Contact Raymond Moreno for more info.
Multi-Gun Competitor Requirements
To compete in any RRGC Multi-Gun Match (BARC, BASC, Long Gun (rifle/shtgun) or IDPA) a competitor must meet at least one of the following requirements. There are no exceptions.

1. Demonstrated multi-gun competition experience. This means you must show that you have previously competed in a "championship level" USPSA or IMG rules based multi-gun match, AND completed the match without being disqualified. (Final match results with your printed name, or a letter from a match official must be presented).
2. USPSA, IDPA or SASS match experience AND a checkoff from a RRGC Saturday multi-gun practice session.
3. Completion of the RRGC Safe Multi-Gun Competitor class.
Safe Multi-Gun Competitor Class
Starting in January 2012 this class will be held on the 2nd Saturday of each month. This class will take approximately 6 hours to complete and will run you through everything you will need to know to compete in USPSA or IMG style multi-gun matches and safety certify you for Multi-Gun competition at RRGC.

This class is a must attend for many more reasons than just the safety training. The cost is $25.00 per shooter and you must register in advance to attend. Each class is limited to 12 shooters and demand is high so do not delay in registering. Contact Raymond Moreno to enroll or for more info.

ALL ACTION RANGE MATCHES
New Match Time Format
IPSC Signups start 8:45 a.m.
Match meetings 9:30 a.m.; match starts directly after meeting.
There are no more walk-throughs for IPSC matches; please read stage descriptions carefully.
** IDPA Match sign up starts at 8:00am and ends at 9:00am. Walk-through starts at 9:05am.



Attention New Shooters: The Richmond Safe Handgun Competitor classes are offered at Richmond. New shooters will now be required to attend one of these classes to be able to shoot any of the matches. Classes will be held on the 3rd Saturday of the month. Due to the overwhelming demand for these classes, we are now requesting a non-refundable pre-payment of $25 to hold a slot for the class. Please contact Steve Cachia for instruction on where to send it to. For more info go to the Intro to Ipsc page. If you would like to read or download the booklet click here

To help introduce new shooters to the sport of IDPA, we created an Introduction to IDPA booklet to help explain the sport and its rules.