The Columbus Rifle Club presents:
3rd Friday night monthly fun Cowboy Match
Held on the third Friday evening of the month from April through September.
Set up around 5pm and start shooting around 6pm.
We will shoot 1 stage then repeat or do something else fun as time and daylight allows.
The atmosphere of these will be decided by the participants.
We will use a timer if you want but everyone will keep track of their own score.
October 30th, 31st The Columbus rifle Club's Cowboy Action Fall Shootout
Saturday morning will be chance for learning about Cowboy Action Shooting for new and old alike. With a chance to put the new skills to the test with a 3 stage match Saturday afternoon and again on Sunday.
Sunday will again be a 3 stage match . We will shoot all 3 Stages in the morning and again after lunch. Come for just the morning, just the afternoon or shoot both days and use your best scores.
Cost: $1 per stage.
These are the categories to choose from at the Columbus Rifle Clubs Cowboy matches.
We may combine or separate categories as needed.
Choose a shooting category: Men: Ladies: Senior: Juniors:
Greenhorn: New to the game, bring what ya’ have and join the fun.
4 gun classes: Any CAS legal handgun, pistol caliber rifle and CAS shotgun.
2 gun classes: One CAS legal handgun and GAF rifle, Uniform is encouraged.
Guns of the Old West: single action revolvers, lever action rifles, military or buffalo rifles, and old time shotguns (bring whatever you have that‘s close and join the fun). Your score is your time plus penalties for misses and such. Low score wins. An effort to dress in “old west” style clothing is appreciated but NOT required. We will be following Standard Cowboy Action Shooting safety guidelines. If you are used to SASS, GAF, NCOWS or new to the game, there should be something for everyone.
Located at the Clark Memorial Columbus Rifle Club Range, Columbus NE. Take Hwy 81 west of Columbus to 235th Ave., go north 2 miles to 265th St., turn east and the range is on the south side of 265th St. just east of the Loup canal.
All main match ammunition must be center fire using lead or lead alloy bullets.
Speed of ammo, Rifle 1,400 FPS maximum. Pistol 1,000 FPS maximum. 400 FPS is the minimum with a minimum Power factor of 60. Power Factor = (bullet grains * fps) / 1000
For more info CONTACT: Scruffy Skippy (Skip Fricke) 402 276-1391, or
Bow View Haymaker (Paul Arens) 402 270-1697, firstname.lastname@example.org