2020 Dixie Challenge CMP South Range, Anniston, AL Jan 31- Feb
The 2020 Dixie Challenge, sponsored by the Shelby County Shooting Sports Association, will be held on January 31 and February 1, 2020. It will be located at the CMP Range in Anniston, Alabama. Registration is now open.
The Programs and Entry Forms are attached. PLEASE READ THEM. Each relay is $25 per person. Pre-ordered t-shirts are $15 ($17 for XL and up) and pre-orders end on January 24, 2020. The Parental Consent will be needed by anyone who has not shot at the Anniston CMP facility in 2020. It is attached.
Completed Dixie Challenge Entry Forms may be mailed to:
SCSSA/ Dixie Challenge
P O BOX 752
Helena AL 35080
Emailed to this address: DixieChallenge.email@example.com
We are looking forward to a great match. If you have any questions, please email them to this address.
2019 Gary Anderson Invitational Match CMP South Range, Anniston, AL Dec.7, 7AM - 5PM
2019 Ole Mill Invitational Match Griffin, GA Nov 29 - Dec 1
2020 3P SB JO Qualifier Jan 11 8:00AM Jacksonville State University
Please download the entry form and complete.
2020 NRA/4H Pistol Course
SCSSA is pleased to announce our NRA / 4H Youth Basic Pistol course. The course will begin on Tuesday, January 7, 2020 and will meet from 6-8 PM for 5 weeks.
The course covers pistol/handgun safety, handgun parts and function, ammunition, fundamentals of marksmanship, and the common shooting positions. Common handgun types will be covered. Most of the live fire will be completed using target air pistols. The course is a prerequisite for joining our new youth pistol program.
Classroom and range time will be at our range at 574 Elvira Rd; Helena, AL 35080. Everything needed for the course is provided. Cost this year for the course will be $50. Space is limited.
To register for the course go to:
or go to www.mynrainstructors.org and search for NRA Basic Pistol Course in Alabama. If there is more than one course, we are the one in Helena, AL. For more information or please send inquiries to SCSSA.Office@gmail.com. If anyone has difficulty registering on the NRA website please email the students name, date of birth, address, phone number to Sam Richardson at SCSSA.Office@gmail.com.
Congratulations to Josh Grimm, first place with a 570+! Also kudos to Carley Seabrooke, 2nd place and Sloan Bridges, 3rd place. Everybody put in a superb effort and made it an excellent, fun competition! If you missed today, we’re looking at doing it again in August; start making plans now. ?????
Range Richardson Update: 7 years and the final piece of the wall is covered D - O - N - E
Range Richardson Update : The gable is 70% complete!! Thanks to the Bailey's , Libby, Clara, and John as well and Coach Sam and Coach Darrell. Another session and no more birds!!!
2020 Commander's Cup
The team had a great day at the range. A few personal best. Several shot high in their averages. Several members made it to the finals. Congratulations everyone!
SCSSA is pleased to announce our NRA / 4H Youth Basic Rifle course. The course will be in a new format for this Spring. It will meet on two Saturday mornings plus an optional Tuesday evening. The course will begin on Saturday, March 14, 2020. We will meet from 8 AM - Noon on the 14th and 21st.
The course covers rifle safety, rifle parts and function, ammunition, and fundamentals of marksmanship, as well as benchrest and standing shooting positions. Common rifle types will be covered. Most of the live fire will be completed using target air rifles, but, we will shoot rifles chambered for 22LR. For those interested in position shooting and/or joining our youth rifle team there will be an additional class on Tuesday, March 24; 6-8 PM.
Classroom and range time will be at our range at 574 Elvira Rd; Helena, AL 35080. Everything needed for the course is provided. Cost this year for the course will be $65. Space is limited.
To register for the course go to:https://www.nrainstructors.org/CourseDetails.aspx?Courseid=569825&seats=20&State=y&SearchState=AL&id=1&bsa=&youth=&women
or go to www.mynrainstructors.org and search for NRA Basic Rifle Course in Alabama. If there is more than one course, we are the one in Helena, AL. For more information or please send inquiries to SCSSA.Office@gmail.com. If anyone has difficulty registering on the NRA website please email the students name, date of birth, address, phone number to Sam Richardson at SCSSA.Office@gmail.com
The 2020 Dixie Challenge was a huge success, Thank you Ms. Laura, Coach Sam, and all the others that made this year's event such a success!!
Range Richardson Phase II Update
65% of the gable end is now installed. Big thanks to Sloan and Slade Bridges, John Bailey, Michael and Josh Grimm and of course Coach Sam. We are hoping to complete the remaining 35% as soon as competion and weather allow.
Smallbore Junior Olympic Qualifier was held Saturday Jan. 11.
Emily Buck overall winner with aggregate score of 575, also the J2 age category winner. Claire Vonderau placed third overall in women's and Jakob Hill placed third overall in men's category. Women's overall: Emily Buck-1st place, Jordan Blankenship-2nd place, Claire Vonderau-3rd place Women's additional J2 qualifier: Clara Bailey, scored 546 Men's overall: Dawson Kissik-1st place, Clark McWhorter-2nd place; Jakob Hill-3rd place
Photos from the Christmas Party
We had a great time at the CMP JO AR Standing match this past weekend, several team members scored personal bests.
We had a great time at Gary Anderson Invitiaional match today. Libby, Sloan, Sean, and Josh had personal bests.
Range Richardson Phase II is still underway, with sheetrock work ongoing (Volunteers welcome on practice nights). The exterior of Range Richardson Phase II has had one coat of paint with another needed (Volunteers welcome on practice nights and weekends)