Frequently Asked Questions
How do I find my way around the Action Range?
How do I become a member at Richmond Rod and Gun Club (RRGC)?
Richmond Hotshots operates under RRGC. To become a member at RRGC, you can pickup a membership application at the club. You will need an existing member to sponsor you on the membership application. Once the application is filled out completely and submitted with the appropriate payment, you will become a Prospective Member (PM).
I just finished taking the Safe Handgun Class. How do I shoot my first USPSA match?
-You can register for USPSA matches on
-Arrive a little early to check-in.
-Check-in is at the Action Range Office which is located right in front of Bay 3 of the Action Range. Upon check-in, you will be told what squad you're on.
-If you've taken the
Safe Handgun Class, you know that you can load magazines anywhere outside the Safety Areas and can only handle your firearm only (no ammo handling) within the Safety Areas.
-Shooter's meeting starts at 9am where they go over information for that match as well as announcements.
-After the shooter's meeting, you report to your starting bay with your squad and be ready to shoot. Starting bay is usually outlined at the shooter's meeting as well.
How do I get started with Richmond Hotshots?
Check the prerequisites on the respective activity webpage that you're interested in. In general, you must complete the Safe Handgun Class or already have documented experience with action pistol sports.
I'm now an RRGC member. How do I receive the member discount for action range matches?
Since the sign-ups for our matches are through Practiscore.com, you need to request membership through Practiscore once you login. To get there, follow these steps:
1) Login to Practiscore.com
2) Go to: https://practiscore.com/clubs/richmond-hot-shots
3) In the Dashboard, click on "Membership" and click on the member request button
4) Send your RRGC member number (or a copy of your receipt of you're a prospective member), and also your USPSA member number (if you have one) to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Your email should look like this:
Hello, my name is <
type your name>. I am a current RRGC member and just requested the membership discount through Practiscore. My RRGC membership number is <
type member number or provide copy of receipt>. My USPSA number is <
type USPSA member number, if you have one>.