Smith & Wesson Title Sponsor of 2014 Costa Rican IDPA National Championship

by Editor 7. March 2014 10:15
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BERRYVILLE, Ark. – Rodrigo Carvajal, match director for the 2014 Costa Rican IDPA National Championship announced that Smith & Wesson will be the title sponsor of this year’s match.

The 2014 Smith & Wesson Costa Rican IDPA National Championship takes place April 10-12 in San Jose, Costa Rica, and will be hosted by IDPA Costa Rica at Rancho Arizona. The championship is expected to draw top shooters from Costa Rica, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Guatemala, Honduras, Panama, Venezuela, Chile, Argentina, Austria and the United States.

“The Costa Rican National Championship continues to grow in popularity among shooters from throughout the region and that is thanks to the strong support we receive from our sponsors. We are very proud to be working with our title sponsor, Smith & Wesson, to bring IDPA members the best Costa Rican Nationals ever,” said Carvajal.

This year’s championship will feature 12 stages, shot in a one-day format, and a round count of approximately 165 rounds. Safety Officers and staff will compete on Thursday, April 10. Online registration will close March 11, 2014.

“Smith & Wesson has been supporting IDPA matches since the sport started, and each year our sponsorship extends further and further across the U.S. As IDPA grows internationally, so too does our support and Smith & Wesson is very pleased to be this year’s title sponsor of the Costa Rican IDPA National Championship,” said Paul Pluff of Smith & Wesson.

Shooters interested in competing in the 2014 Smith & Wesson Costa Rican IDPA National Championship should contact Carvajal or visit IDPACostaRica.com for more information. Regular match updates will also be available on IDPA Costa Rica’s Facebook page.

For more information on IDPA, or to join the more than 23,000 members competing each week, visit www.IDPA.com.

You can further connect with the IDPA community through IDPA’s social media, such as @OfficialIDPA on Twitter and ShootIDPA on Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest and Tumblr, or check for regular news and updates on the organization’s DOWN ZERO Blog.

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2014 IDPA Costa Rican National Championship Looking For A Few Good SOs

by Editor 6. January 2014 08:30
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BERRYVILLE, Ark. – As IDPA Costa Rica prepares for the 2014 Costa Rican National Championship in April, match officials are not only rolling out the red carpet for U.S. competitors but for U.S. certified Safety Officers as well.

“With shooters from 10 nations coming to compete, including from the United States and the U.S. Territory of Puerto Rico, we see the Costa Rica Nationals becoming one of the key international championships on the annual IDPA schedule,” said Match Director Rodrigo Carvajal.

“Many of our competitors will have shot major matches in the U.S. and are very familiar with the top SOs in America. That is why we are reaching out to them to help us make the 2014 Costa Rica National Championship one of the top events of the upcoming IDPA season.”

IDPA Safety Officers from America that are interested in competing in and officiating the Costa Rica Nationals are invited to contact Match Director Rodrigo Carvajal at rodrigo@asotipra.com for complete registration and match details.

The 2014 championship, which will take place April 10-12 in San Jose, Costa Rica, will be hosted at Rancho Arizona and is expected to draw top shooters from Costa Rica, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Guatemala, Honduras, Panama, Venezuela, Chile, Argentina, Austria and the United States.

The championship will feature 12 stages, shot in a one-day format, and a round count of approximately 165 rounds. Safety Officers and staff will compete on Thursday, April 10. Online registration is now open but will close March 11, 2014.

Shooters interested in competing in the 2014 Costa Rican IDPA National Championship should contact Carvajal or visit IDPACostaRica.com for more information. Regular match updates will also be available on IDPA Costa Rica’s Facebook page.

For more information on IDPA, or to join the more than 23,000 members competing each week, visit www.IDPA.com.

You can further connect with the IDPA community through IDPA’s social media, such as @OfficialIDPA on Twitter and ShootIDPA on Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest and Tumblr, or check for regular news and updates on the organization’s DOWN ZERO Blog.

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Registration Now Open For 2014 IDPA Costa Rican National Championship

by Editor 26. November 2013 07:35
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BERRYVILLE, Ark. – Officials with IDPA Costa Rica and the International Defensive Pistol Association, the international governing body for IDPA competition, announced that online shooter registration is now open for the 2014 Costa Rican National Championship, which is set to take place April 10-12 in San Jose, Costa Rica.

The championship will be hosted at Rancho Arizona and is expected to draw top shooters from Costa Rica, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Guatemala, Honduras, Panama, Venezuela, Chile, Argentina, Austria and the United States.

“We are once again rolling out the red carpet for our fellow IDPA shooters in the U.S. and around the region, and this coming April Costa Rica will be the place to be for outstanding IDPA action, great weather and warm Costa Rican hospitality,” said Match Director Rodrigo Carvajal.

The 2014 Costa Rican IDPA National Championship will see upwards of 100 international shooters gunning for both national pride and the Costa Rican title in Custom Defensive Pistol, Enhanced Service Pistol, Stock Service Pistol, Stock Service Revolver and Enhanced Service Revolver, the five divisions in IDPA competition.

The championship will feature 12 stages, shot in a one-day format, and a round count of approximately 165 rounds. Safety Officers and staff will compete on Thursday, April 10.

Registration is open and will close on March 11, 2014.

Shooters interested in competing in the 2014 Costa Rican IDPA National Championship should contact Rodrigo Carvajal at rodrigo@asotipra.com or visit IDPACostaRica.com for more information. Regular match updates will also be available on IDPA Costa Rica’s Facebook page.

For more information on IDPA, or to join the more than 22,000 members competing each week all across America, visit www.IDPA.com.

You can further connect with the IDPA community through IDPA’s social media, such as @OfficialIDPA on Twitter and ShootIDPA on Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest and Tumblr, or check for regular news and updates on the organization’s DOWN ZERO Blog.

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