Category: ViMBAR

April ViMBAR Match 2024

Sunny with very light winds for this month’s match. Five stages, all ten rounds, starting with:

The tie breaker, Stage One. First the grenade pitch and then six pistol rounds at a medium 25yd target. From any unsupported position, engage targets at 150, 200 and 300yds. Three, four and three rounds on each.

Prone supported on Stage Two, with 25 seconds to engage a 250yd target with five rounds. Then five more rounds at a single 300yd target.

Hit twice and move on Stage Three, with targets at 100, 200, 300 and 400yds. No sight adjustment after the first shot. Sitting supported.

Sitting unsupported on Stage Four, with targets at 150, 175 and 200yds. Nevada Sweep.

Six pistol rounds at a large 25yd target to start Stage Five. Then alternate targets at 150 and 200yds, standing position.

Possible high score of 65.

 

ShooterRifleCaliberScore
1. Luca B.Springfield ’03-A3.30-0654
2. John S.Springfield ’03-A3.30-0650
3. Lou P.Swiss K-317.5×5547 (141.89 secs)
4. James D.Swedish Mauser M-966.5×5547 (220.45 secs)
5. Miguel Q.Springfield ’03-A3.30-0645
6. Andy W.Argentine Mauser M-1907.65×5341
7. Bryant D.Swedish Mauser M-966.5×5538 (146.29 secs)
8. Don B.Mosin Nagant M-91/307.62x54R38 (182.77 secs)
9. Dan D.Springfield ’03-A3.30-0638 (224.88 secs)
10. Steve W.Swedish Mauser M-966.5×5537 (136.71 secs)
11. Travis L.Argentine Mauser M-19097.65×5337 (158.33 secs)
12. Joe B.Yugo Mauser M-488×5737 (280.89 secs)
13. Richard K.Swedish Mauser M-966.5×5531 (270 62 secs)
14. Douglas M.Spanish Mauser M-43.30-0631 (301.58 secs)
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February ViMBAR Match 2024

A cold, cold day for this month’s match. Jim and Bill set up five stages, all ten rounds.

The tie breaker, Stage One, started with the grenade pitch and then six pistol rounds at a medium 20yd target. Then from any unsupported position, engage targets at 150, 200, 300 and 300yds with 3, 3, 2 nd 2 rounds each.

Bill’s speed challenge on Stage 2. 25 seconds to engage a 250yd target with five rounds. Then reload and engage a 300yd target, five more rounds. Prone supported position.

Shoot twice and move on Stage Three, with targets at 400, 300, 200 and 100yds. Two points for all 400yd hits. Sitting supported.

Sitting unsupported on Stage Four engaging targets at 100, 150 and 200yds, 3, 3 and 4 shots each.

Six pistol rounds to start Stage Five, at a large 25yd target. From standing position, alternate targets at 150 and 200yds.

Possible high score of 69.0

 

ShooterRifleCaliberScore
1. Troy P.Springfield ’03-A3.30-0652
2. Lou P.Springfield ’03-A3.30-0646 (153.82 secs)
3. Luca B.Mosin Nagant M-91/307.62x54R46 (172.51 secs)
4. Bill B.MAS Mle. 367.5×5445
5. Andy W.MAS Mle. 367.5×5444 (144.03 secs)
6. Dave N.Yugo Mauser M-488×5744 (189.30 secs)
7. Ken N.Swiss K-317.5×5542 (104.64 secs)
8. Dustin S.Swedish Mauser M-966.5×5542 (196-47 secs)
9. Miguel Q.Springfield ’03-A3.30-0642 (221.60 secs)
10. Jim D.Springfield ’03-A330-0640
11. Travis L.Springfield ’03-A3.30-0638
12. Richard K.Swedish Mauser6.5×5537
13. Seth T.Mosin Nagant7.62x54R33
14. J.C. L.MAS Mle 367.5×5432
15. Dale S.Swedish Mauser M-966.5×5524
16. Douglas M.Yugo Mauser M-48A8×5721
17. Owen S.Swedish Mauser M-966.5×5511
18. Klaus T.Springfield ’03-A3.30-068 (DNF)
19. Charlie P.Springfield ’03-A3.30-067 (DNF)
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January ViMBAR Match 2024

Cool with very light winds for this month’s match. Jim and Bill set up five stages, all ten rounds unless otherwise stated.

The Tie breaker, Stage One, started with the grenade pitch and then six pistol rounds at a medium 20yd. target. From any unsupported position, engage targets at 150, 200, 300 and 300yds with 3, 3, 2 and 2 rounds respectively. Mandatory reload.

Jim’s speed challenge on Stage Two. From prone supported position, engage a single 250yd. target. 60 seconds, maximum 15 rounds.

A Nevada Sweep on Stage Three, with targets at 400, 200 and 300yds. Sitting supported.

Sitting unsupported on Stage Four, engaging targets at 125, 200 and 150yds, Nevada Sweep.

Six pistol rounds at a large 35yd. target to start Stage Five.Then a ‘shoot-til-you-hit, shoot-til-you-miss’ scenario with targets at 150 and 200yds. Standing position.

Possible high score of 70.

ShooterRifleCaliberScore
1. Joe B.Springfield ’03-A3.30-0655
2. Andy W.Remington ’03-A3.30-0653
3. Jim D.Swedish Mauser M-966.5×5552
4. J.C. L.Swedish Mauser M-386.5×5551
5. Lou P.Springfield ’03-A3.30-0649
6. James D.Swedish Mauser M-966.5×5545
7. Justin A.Swedish Mauser M-966.5×5542
8. Klaus T.Springfield ’03-A3.30-0639
9. Travis L.Swedish Mauser M-966.5×5538
10. Douglas M.Spanish Mauser M-43.30-0635
11. Bobby R.Czech Mauser M-98/228×5731
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