International Defensive Pistol Association (IDPA)
An IDPA Match will be held on the Long Range every First Thursday of the following months –
February, April, June, August, October and December, for 2018.
And, every Third Saturday of the following months – January, March, May, July, September
and November, for 2018.
There is always the possibility of exceptions, so please, always check the “Schedule” prior to coming to the range.
The “Jim Starr Long Range” will be closed from 8:00 AM until Match completion on all days of an IDPA Match.
SC Stage Setup: 8:00 AM
Sign-In: 9:00 AM – 9:45 AM
New Shooters Meeting: 9:00 AM
Shooter’s Safety Briefing: 10:00 AM
If you show up late for either the New Shooters Meeting (if required) or the Shooter’s Safety Briefing, you will
NOT be allowed to shoot the event.
Shooters who have not previously participated in a BCGC IDPA Match are required to attend the “New Shooters Meeting” at 9:00 AM.
Our “Shooter’s Safety Briefing” will start promptly at 10:00 AM.
New shooters to IDPA shooting are always WELCOME – we will teach you everything you need to know.
The matches will normally have four (4) Stages of shooting.
Ammunition required for the match is a minimum of 72-90 rounds (you will want to bring extra, normally 120 rounds).
In addition to your range bag with Eye Protection and Hearing Protection, you may want to bring sun screen, water,
snacks/lunch, rain gear, folding chair….
This event is open to both BCGC members and the public.
Owen Maddox will manage the event as the Match Director (MD). Dean Barr will be his alternate MD.
Cost to shoot the IDPA Matches for BCGC Members will be $10 per Match;
Cost to a public shooter will be $20 to shoot a Match.
You will need a minimum of three magazines/speed loaders/moon clips.
You can shoot any gun (except Single Action Revolvers) & caliber from 9mm to 45.
A legal IDPA holster (see IDPA Rule Book) is required.
We run a "COLD RANGE" during the event, so DO NOT show up with a loaded firearm.
COLD RANGE: A “Cold Range” is defined as a range where all firearms must be unloaded unless under the direct supervision of a SO.
Watch the website for weather related cancellations. We will try to cancel, if necessary, on Wednesday/Friday evening prior to the event.
Days, times & dates are subject to change – always check the “Schedule”.
QUESTIONS: Contact the Match Director, Owen Maddox, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 720-250-6075