Service Rifle and High Power Rifle
Shooting the Offhand Stage at Ben Avery
Service Rifle course of fire usually consists of 30 or 50 shots over 3 or 4 stages:
A “Service Rifle” is a US Military rifle from the WWII to present era, or the civilian equivalent. So the M1 Garand and the M1A (civilian M14) can be used, but are fairly rare. The AR-15 (civilian M16) is by far the most popular with something like 97% of competitors choosing AR-15s. It simply is the best rifle for what is the best attended precision sport shooting competition in the western hemisphere!
Junior team after the awards ceremony
100-7X, yeah, an Arizona shooter did that!
We have 3 full-distance High power ranges in Phoenix, plus Tucson and shorter distances elsewhere. We have shoots monthly for experienced shooters as well as beginner-friendly 200yd shoots. All shoots are open to all shooters! We have Beginner’s training classes several times a year. email questions.
Arizona is repeatedly ranked NUMBER ONE state for
really should strive to have a number one service rifle team at the
The CMP Service Rifle Matches at Camp Perry
are consistently the best attended serious precision shooting event in
the western hemisphere!