April 8th, 2011

Take-5 Rimfire World Championship

The Take-5© World Championship will be held April 30-May 1, 2011 at the Hogue Action Pistol Range near Morro Bay, CA. The Take-5 is a rimfire rifle and pistol action-shooting sport. Matches usually have five stages consisting primarily of reactive steel targets. For most matches, pistol shooters have 5 targets on each stage and rifle shooters have 6 targets on each stage.

Five Competition Classes in Take-5 Events
There five (5) different classes for competition, as listed below. A shooter may enter different classifications for pistol and rifle.

Take-5© is designed to be a fun match for all participants, including new shooters. Young people and women are cordially invited. This year, the six annual event, over $14,000 worth of prizes will be awarded, provided by Match Sponsors including Smith & Wesson, Volquartsen Custom, Kimber, Lapua, Caldwell, C-More Sights, Bell & Carlson, MGM Targets, SKB, and ShootingChrony.

Great Location for Family Getaway
This Editor has often competed at the Morro Bay shooting range facility. This is a great venue for a weekend getaway. The range is close to the ocean, with affordable hotels and good camping facilities nearby. You can bring the whole family. There’s plenty for them to see and do.