Category: ViMBAR

April 2019 ViMBAR Match

A good turnout for this month’s match. Jim and Bill set up five ten round stages starting with:

Rapid fire / slow fire on Stage One. From prone position, 25 seconds to fire five rounds at a 250yd. target. Reload, and 90 seconds to fire five rounds at a 300yd. target.

Sweeping targets at 100, 200, 300 and 400yds. on Stage Two, from sitting supported position. Two points for all 400yd. hits.

Alternating targets at 175 and 225 yds. on Stage Three. Sitting unsupported.

Six pistol rounds at a 25yd. target to start Stage Four, and then alternate targets at 150 and 200yds. from standing position.

The grenade pitch started the tie breaker, Stage Five. Then six pistol rounds at a 25yd. target. A Nevada Sweep with targets at 160, 220 and 125yds from any unsupported position, including a mandatory reload.

Possible high score of 67.

PlaceShooterRifleCaliberScore
1Marty BridgesSwedish Mauser M-386.5×5554
2Dan HongSpringfield ‘03-A3.30-0652 (103.13 secs)
3Stephanie WeissSwedish Mauser M-966.5×5552 (151.96 secs)
4Walt RobakMauser K-98.30851 (202.93 secs)
5Klaus Thoma??????51 (??? secs)
6James DaigleSwedish Mauser M-966.5×5550
7Bill BrizzeeSwedish Mauser M-966.5×5547 (136.82 secs)
8Jack MichnovezSwiss K-317.5×5547 (233.42 secs)
9John StonemanSpringfield ‘03-A3.30-0646 (153.49 secs)
10Bill HartySwedish Mauser M-966.5×5546 (168.46 secs)
11Charlie PittmanSpringfield ‘03-A3.30-0645
12Jim DrulenskySwedish Mauser M-966.5×5544 (106.93 secs)
13Steve FranksKrag M-1898.30/40 Krag44 (147.29 secs)
14Bobby RamsayFinn Nagant M-397.62x54R43
15Justin AllredEnfield No.4.303 Brit41
16Travis LindseySpringfield ‘03-A3.30-0640
17Keith SmithRemington ‘03-A3.30-0639 (177.89 secs)
18Christopher GalbreathEnfield No.4.303 Brit39 (242.40 secs)
19Bruce HenryMosin Nagant M-91/307.62x54R35
20Lou PanelliYugo Mauser M-488×5734
21John DiIorioSwedish Mauser6.5×5532
22Wayne PerryMAS Mle. 367.5×5428
23Dan OmerzaRemington M-1917.30-0627
24Alan OlsonSpringfield ‘03-A3.30-06613
25Alec SheinfeldMosin Nagant M-91/307.62x54R7
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March 2019 ViMBAR Match

Cool and bright for this month’s match. Jim and Bill set up five stages, all ten rounds.

A different spin on the hostage scenario on Stage One. First, hit the hostage for no point before engaging the bad guy. Targets at 275yds. Prone supported position.

A Nevada Sweep on Stage Two, with targets at 200, 400 and 300yds. Sitting supported. Two points for all hits on the farthest target.

Targets at 150 and 200yds. on Stage Three, with a ‘shoot-til-you-hit, shoot-til-you-miss’ scenario. Sitting unsupported.

Stage Four started with six pistol rounds at a large 35yd. target. Then from standing position, ‘shoot-til-you-hit, shoot-til-you-miss’ with targets at 150 and 200yds.

Stage Five, the tie breaker, started with the grenade pitch and six pistol rounds at a medium 25yd. target. Engage targets at 160, 220 and 100yds. with a Nevada Sweep from any unsupported position.

Possible high score of 69.

PlaceShooterRifleCaliberScore
1James DaigleSwedish Mauser M-966.5×5556
2Bill BrizzeeSwedish Mauser M-966.5×5552 (135.17 secs)
3John StonemanSpringfield ‘03-A3.30-0652 (150.18 secs)
4Walt RobakMauser K-98.30852 (173.28 secs)
5Stephanie WeissSwedish Mauser M-966.5×5549
6Steve FranksSwedish Mauser M-966.5×5548 (104.19 secs)
7Lou PanelliSwiss K-317.5×5548 (141.54 secs)
8Dan HongSpringfield ‘03-A3.30-0646
9Klaus ThomaMauser8mm-‘0643 (154.26 secs)
10Bill HartySwedish Mauser M-966.5×5543 (182.29 secs)
11Christopher GalbreathEnfield No.4.303 Brit42
12Charlie PittmanSteyr Gewehr ‘98.30841
13Travis LindseySpringfield M-1.30-0638 (117.93 secs)
14Jim GreenSpringfield ‘03-A3.30-0638 (180.89 secs)
15Steve WeissSpringfield ‘03-A3.30-0635
16English AndyYugo Mauser Mod.988×5734
17Joe BallSpringfield ‘03-A3.30-0632
18Bruce HenryEnfield No.4.303 Brit28
19Thomas BordersEnfield No.4.303 Brit26
20Richard TreesArisaka6.5×5024
21Zeta StricklandSwedish Mauser6.5×5523 (173.56 secs)
22JoshSwedish Mauser6.5×5523 (220.79 secs)
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January 2019 ViMBAR Match

A good turnout for the first match of the year. Jim and Bill set up five ten round stages, starting with:

Stage One. From prone supported position, a ‘shoot-til-you-hit, shoot-til-you-miss’ scenario with two targets at 275yds.

Sitting supported on Stage Two, with targets at 100, 200, 300 and 400yds. Engage until hit twice and move. Two points for all hits on the last taerget.

Another ‘shoot-til-you-hit, shoot-til-you-miss’ scenario on Stage Three, from sitting unsupported position. Targets at 150 and 200yds.

Six pistol rounds to start Stage Four, engaging a 30yd. target. Then from standing position, ‘shoot-til-you-hit, shoot-til-you-miss’ with targets at 150 and 200yds.

The grenade pitch started the tie breaker, Stage Five, followed by six pistol rounds at a 25yd. target. Then from any unsupported position, a Nevada Sweep with targets at 160, 220 and 125yds. Mandatory reload after five rounds.

Possible high score of 69.

Regular Match
PlaceShooterRifleCaliberScore
1John StonemanSpringfield ‘03-A3.30-0658
2Mac McAllisterSwiss K-317.5×5554 (100.68 secs)
3Marty BridgesSwedish Mauser M-386.5×5554 (131.50 secs)
4Steve FranksSwedish Mauser M-966.5×5553
5James DaigleSwedish Mauser M-966.5×5550 (164.25 secs)
6Klaus ThomaSpringfield ‘03-A3.30-0650 (217.42 secs)
7Jon ZimmerMauser K-988×5749
8Joe BrennanYugo Mauser M-48A8×5748 (134.42 secs)
9Stephanie WeissSwedish Mauser M-966.5×5548 (170.75 secs)
10Jim DrulenskySwedish Mauser M-966.5×5547 (117.77 secs)
11Dale SherrickSwedish Mauser M-966.5×5547 (199.23 secs)
12Bobby RamsayFinn Nagant M-397.62x54R46
13Miguel QuintanillaSpringfield ‘03-A3.30-0644
14Troy PayneSpringfield ‘03-A3.30-0643
15Bill BrizzeeFinn Nagant M-397.62x54R42
16David PearsonSpringfield ‘03-A3.30-0641
17Jake JacobsonSwedish Mauser M-966.5×5540
18Paul EngelienSwedish Mauser M-966.5×5537
19Jim GreenSpringfield ‘03-A3.30-0635 (155.69 secs)
20Lou PanelliMauser GEW 88/058×5735 (165.21 secs)
21Sal QuinonesYugo Mauser8×5734 (196.91 secs)
22Richard KolkoskiFinn Nagant7.62x54R34 (298.25 secs)
23Keith SmithRemington ‘03-A3.30-0633
24Wayne PerryMosin Nagant7.62x54R32
25Bruce HenryIshapore No.2A.30831
26Mike CorbettSwiss K-317.5×5529
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