2020 SNIPER ADVENTURE CHALLENGE REGISTRATION OPEN

Posted By: Zak Smith on January 31, 2020

The 2020 SNIPER ADVENTURE CHALLENGE Registration is open! After a good run at the Q-Creek, we have moved the SAC back to DOUGLAS, WY. Still based at the WILLS RANCH, we now have access to a new set of neighboring ranches so we get to land-nav over a lot of new terrain.

Match info and registration at this link: 2020 SAC WEB PAGE.

For those of you not crazy enough to compete in the SAC, please consider acting as match staff. RO’ing the SAC is one of the funnest “staff” activities based on the low density of arrivals (you aren’t just cranking through shooters all day), along with the “adventure style” experience and getting to do a lot of different stuff. Please send us email if you’re interested. CD RO Info

 

REGISTRATION FOR 2020 EVENTS OPENS MONDAY

Posted By: Zak Smith on January 6, 2020

Online registration for 2020 Competition Dynamics events will open at 7:00 AM MST Monday JAN 6th.*

http://competition-dynamics.com/

STEEL SAFARI: The Original Hike And Shoot Match. The Steel Safari is the archetypal “hike-and-shoot” long-range rifle match. It tests a wide spectrum of skills involved in getting to a shooting location, identifying targets, and engaging long-range rifle targets with only one shot each. Some of these skills include target recognition, ranging, wind doping, ballistic data management, marksmanship under field conditions, non-standard shooting positions, rudimentary trail skills.

BURRIS OPTICS TEAM CHALLENGE: A hard team match! This match is an extreme test of practical field shooting of rifles, carbines, and pistols, and supporting activities. Two-man teams will be required to navigate rugged desert / mountainous terrain, recognize, locate, range, and engage challenging rifle targets from compromised shooting positions, communicate with their partner and the range officer (RO), and do it under time constraints.

SNIPER ADVENTURE CHALLENGE: It’s an Adventure Race. With Guns. You and your partner will undergo tests involving: land navigation; practical shooting with long-range rifle, carbine, and pistols; fieldcraft; problem solving; and other related tasks. Two-man teams will be required to navigate 30-60+ miles on foot to complete the course. Along the way, there will be a series of tasks to accomplish to gain additional points. These tasks may include: shooting problems with long-range rifle, carbine, and pistols; problem-solving; physical challenges; fieldcraft; communication; target recognition; memory; and other tasks.

TEAM SAFARI: This is a team “hike-and-shoot” rifle match for long-range rifle, semi-auto “carbine,” and pistols. It will test a 2-man team’s ability to locate, range, and engage practical targetry spread in the terrain using both weapons systems. Some of the skills involved include target recognition, ranging, wind doping, ballistic data management, marksmanship under field conditions, non-standard shooting positions, rudimentary trail skills. You can think of the Team Safari as a Team version of the Steel Safari. This match is much easier physically than the TBTC and is more on-par with the Steel Safari.

* Note that SAC registration will not open until later in January due to a pending venue adjustment.

 

CD 2020 MATCH DATE UPDATE

Posted By: Zak Smith on December 21, 2019

2020 DATES
STEEL SAFARI: JUNE 5-7
BURRIS OPTICS TEAM CHALLENGE: JUNE 25-28
TEAM SAFARI: OCT 16-18
SAC: TBD – see below.

We are working on a venue change for SAC back to the Douglas area. We are trying to get the weekend of SEPT 3-6th, but this is not confirmed yet.

REGISTRATION FOR THE FIRST THREE MATCHES WILL OPEN JAN 6TH. SAC REGISTRATION WILL OPEN IN LATE JAN.

 

2020 CD MATCH DATES

Posted By: Zak Smith on November 27, 2019

2020 DATES
STEEL SAFARI: JUNE 5-7
TEAM SAFARI: OCT 16-18

SNIPER ADVENTURE CHALLENGE: Dates pending, still aiming for first weekend of SEPT.
BOTC: Details pending.

 

2019 TEAM SAFARI RESULTS

Posted By: Zak Smith on October 21, 2019

Congrats to all the 2019 Team Safari competitors. Here are the full results 2019 TS RESULTS PDF.

Right now the plan is to have the 2020 schedule be basically identical to the 2019 one, IE, same “weekends” in each month. We will have final dates posted and registration links by mid December.

 
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