Small Bore Silhouette Matches

NRA Approved Small Bore Rifle Silhouette

Match Schedule and Program

Dates: Matches are held on the second Saturday of each month. See calendar for exact dates.

Sponsor:Savannah River Rifle and Pistol Club (you do not have to be a club member to participate)

Location: Club Outdoor Range near New Holland, SC

Entry Fee: $ 10 for two matches, these fees will be collected at the range prior to the match. Additionally, all Shooters must possess or purchase a current NRA classification book at the price set by NRA Competitions Division ($12.00).

The range will open for practice at 10:00 and the first match will begin promptly at 11:00. If you would like to assist in the setup, please come to the range about 9:00.

All current NRA Silhouette rules apply. The use of Hearing protection is required for all shooters and spectators; use of vision protection is recommended.

The course of fire will consist of 40 targets with the standard rifle, a 30 minute break, and 40 targets with the hunting rifle: 10 chickens at 40 yards, 10 pigs at 60 yards, 10 turkeys at 77 yards and 10 rams at 100 yards with each rifle.

Awards: Match Winner and Class Winner receive awards. There must be at least 3 competitors in each class before an award will be given in that class. If there are not 3 competitors in a class they will compete in the next higher class. If there are 5 competitors in a class we will award a 1st and 2nd place, if there are 7 competitors in a class a 3rd place award will be given.

Juniors will compete in their regular class.

More Information

Contact Dennis Eidson — phone: 803-643-8383; email:

For a description of NRA Small Bore Silhouette matches, click here Silhouette Shooting Description

Smallbore Silhouette Rules (unofficial abridged version)

Official NRA Silhouette Rulebook