Arlington Rifle and Pistol Club – Upcoming events for 2015

Wednesday – November 11th – Club meeting from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. in Memorial Hall. Find out what is going on with your club and at the AGC. Bring in your show and tell items to share with the club. The swap meet will be open at the back of the room, if you have anything you want to trade, sell or give away.

The club shed has arrived! Come out and take a look at Arlington’s new shed at the Barnes Range. We can finally keep all of our club gear in a central location.

Saturday – November 14th – 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. – 200 yard rifle shoot

Sunday – November 15th – 9:00a.m. – 3:00 p.m. – 3 Gun Shooting Event

Arlington Rifle and Pistol Club will be hosting another 3 Gun Steel Event this Sun This is our popular format event with barricades and plenty of steel to hit. The cost will be $10 for shooters and there will be food on site. So, bring some cash for eats.

  • Firearms: Semiautomatic AR type Rifle with 2 mags minimum (100 rounds minimum). Semiautomatic Pistol with 2 mags minimum (100 rounds minimum). Semi-auto or pump shotgun with bird shot only (25 rounds minimum)
  • Gear: You will need a serviceable pistol holster and mag carrier of some sort Combat style rifle sling recommended. Full coverage approved shooting eyewear (plain, non ballistic, prescription glasses don’t count). Hearing protection of your choice
  • Ammunition: .223/ 5.56 rounds for rifle only. No green tip, armor piercing or incendiary rounds. 9mm, 40SW, 45 ACP are the preferred rounds for pistol. No magnums. Bird shot/ target shot only for shotgun. Violators of the ammo rules will be asked to leave.
  • Course of Fire: Shooters can expect to expend about 10 rounds of rifle ammo, 8-10 pistol rounds and 6 shotgun birdshot per course of fire. The target arrangement will be determined the morning of the match. There will be required movement between stages with firearms. Scoring will be based on the fastest time for hitting all the targets. There will be a penalty of +5 seconds to your raw time for every target missed.

 Important notes:

The safety brief will begin around 0900-0915hrs. If you arrive late, you may not participate until briefed by the match RSO. This event is to test the practical and tactical ability of shooters. Firearm and ammunition restrictions are for your safety and to keep the playing field somewhat even while keeping the flow of the event moving along. So please no muskets, slingshots, bolt action, alien laser guns or flintlocks.  There will be a small prize for the match winner. See you there!

November 21st, from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. – Club workday. We will be building shelving in our new club shed at the Barnes Range. It will be great when we can have all of our club gear organized and in one place.

December 5th – Fundraiser Frame Build in the Lower Barnes Range House from 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. No special tools or skills are required. We work on an assembly line basis where each person performs one or two simple tasks.

December 9th – Club meeting and club elections – 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. in Memorial Hall.

December 12th – 3-Gun Shoot!

December 26th – 100 yard Steel Plate Rifle Shoot

Thanks to all of our volunteers! You are why we can do all that we are doing.

To all of the Veterans in our club: Thank you for serving our country.   We are very proud to have you as a member of Arlington.


Have a great week!

Happy Veteran’s Day!


2 Responses to Arlington Rifle and Pistol Club – Upcoming events for 2015

  1. arlingtonrpc says:

    AGC is located at 11518 Marriottsville Road, Marriottsville, MD 21104. Just click on the link for the address in the sticky post at the top of the page. It will take you to the address on Google Maps. The entrance to the pistol range and 100-yard rifle range are off Wards Chapel Rd. However, the entrance for Memorial Hall is AGC Lang west of Wards Chapel. You will see a blue street sign saying “AGC Lane.” There is also a wooden sign next to it pointing to the Trap Range.

  2. Jerrod Brunk says:

    Good morning,

    I’d like to come to a club meeting some time but I don’t know where Memorial hall is. Can you provide an address?

    Thanks, Jerrod Brunk

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