West Liberty Gun Club Newsletter
The June 10th Work Day was a success. Thank you to the members that showed up and helped clean up the club! Thank you, Bob Streets and Jim Amlong, for bringing your equipment to make the job a success. Also thank you to John VanDenover, Dennis Streets, and Steve Rundall for their hard labor!
Up Coming Events:
June 30th(Saturday): 3 Gun Match Setup is scheduled to start at 7:00 a.m. until finished. Pistol bays are closed from start of setup thru the match on Sunday.
July 1st (Sunday): 3 Gun Match the match will start at 9:00 a.m. The whole range is closed that day for the match. There will not be public hours.
July 5th (Thursday): Steel Challenge is scheduled to start at 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
July 7th (Saturday): Intuitive Defensive Shooting training course by Castlebravo Group is scheduled to start at 8:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m. Pistol bay #6 will be closed during this course.
July 14th (Saturday): Iowa permit to Carry Class by Jim Amlong is scheduled to start at 9:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. Please contact Jim Amlong to pre-register for the class at 319-530-8211.
July 14-15th (Saturday and Sunday): Iowa State 3P and 4P Smalbore Rifle Championship Match this match will start at 9:00 a.m. The whole range will be closed for this 2-day match. No public hours. You must be a member of IA State Rifle & Pistol Association to be in the match.
July 21st(Saturday): Safety Class for New Members by David Kelzenberg is scheduled to start at 9:00 a.m.- 1:30 p.m. To attend this class, YOU MUST PRE-REGISTER by contacting David Kelzenberg at david-kelzenbergC@uiowa.edu or 319-621-5528 at least 3 days prior to the class.
July 21st(Saturday): USPSA Setup is scheduled to start at 8:30a.m. until finished. Pistol bays are closed from start of setup thru the match on Sunday.
July 22nd(Sunday): USPSA Match is scheduled to start at 8:00 a.m. -1:00 p.m. The pistol bays will be closed during the match.
July 25th(Wednesday): Regular Board Meeting is scheduled to start at 7:00 p.m. with the location at the West Liberty Community Center. All members are invited to attend.
Visit from the PDN Tour Truck and Rob Pincus
On June 13th, Rob Pincus made a quick stop at the WLGC to check out the facilities.
The 2018 PDN Tour was in Central City for the week.
Who wants to see a Personal Defense Network tour course on the calendar for next year?
Steve Rundall, Rob Pincus
- June 14th Steel Challenge was canceled due to weather. It was rescheduled for Thursday, June 21st. June 21st match was also canceled due to rain.
- Don’t forget to sign up on Practiscore for all Steel Challenge matches and USPSA matches. The link is on the West Liberty Gun Club Facebook page.
- July 8th Rimfire Steel Match has been canceled.
- Check out the Facebook page for the stages for the 3Gun Match on Sunday, July 1st!
June 2nd Castlebravo Group held Fundamentals of Concealed Carry training class. Thanks to all for taking a chance on the weather which looked like a guaranteed rainy day. In the end the storm fell apart and it turned out to be a great day for developing skills in context.
The weekend is almost here, who’s going to the range? Practicing, competing or training
Grand Power Stribog Steel Challenge
While we do take your safety, match, and training seriously, sometimes you have to have some fun.
*** The Stribog is an all new Pistol chambered in 9 mm Luger from Grand Power.
Center Fire Rifles not chambered in accepted calibers are not allowed in pistol bays unless under direct supervision of an instructor. Range rules in each bay state what are acceptable calibers to shoot. Range rules are also posted in the office and website.
USPSA June Match:
Sunday, June 24th was a great day for our monthly USPSA match. Today were all classification stages.