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Moving Target Rule 10.19

10.19  Specific Rules for Conduct of the Moving Target Match.

Type:  Scored:  Possible is 240 points and 24 Xs

Targets: NRA AP-1 targets.  Move from right to left only.

Range: 7, 15 and 25 yards

Time: 5 seconds for each run of the target.

Procedure:  The target will move from behind a barricade, travel 50 feet in 5 seconds, and then disappear behind another barricade.  There will be a clearly marked, 3-foot square firing area at each stage.  The firing square will be at the center of the 50-foot run of the target.  The competitor must remain within the firing square for the complete firing sequence.  The starting position will be with the handgun holstered and both hands held shoulder high.  There will be no audible signals.  When the competitor is ready to fire both hands must be raised to the starting position.  The appearance of the target from behind the barricade will be the signal to commence fire.


Stage 1:

Fired from 7 yards.  Competitor stands in a 3' X 3' square box at the center of the range.  The signal to commence fire will be the appearance of the target from behind the right barricade.  The competitor fires 6 rounds at the target as it moves the 50 feet between the barricades.  The competitor then repeats for a total of 12 rounds.

Stage 2:

Fired from 15 yards.  Same procedure as stage 1 except that 3 rounds are fired on each of 2 runs of the target.

Stage 3:

Fired from 25 yards.  Same procedure as stage 1 except that 2 rounds are fired on each of 3 runs of the target.


A penalty of 10 points and 1 X will be charged for a premature start, and for each round fired over the designated number on any run of the target.  A penalty of 20 points and 2 Xs will be charge for hitting a barricade.

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