Massachusetts State Stage 8: Reload Skill Drill: Fast or Slow?

by Editor 29. May 2013 18:25
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SCENARIO: Am I better off slowing down to make good hits? Or, do I burn this house down!

PROCEDURE: Start standing at P1, firearm loaded to division capacity and holstered. Ammunition carriers loaded to division capacity and stowed per IDPA rules. Hands relaxed at sides.

Engage T1 to T3 from either side of the barricade with two rounds each; change to the opposite side of the barricade and re-engage T1-T3 with two rounds each. Advance to the barrel and re-engage T1-T3 with two rounds each from low cover from either side of the barrel. Shooters must execute one slide-lock (emergency) reload and one tactical reload from behind the barricade before advancing to the barrel.

SCORING: Vickers Count
ROUND COUNT:
 18
TARGETS: 3 IDPA
SCORED HITS: Best Six On Target
CONCEALMENT: Not Required

STAGE DESIGN: John Catterall

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Massachusetts State Stage 7: Deep in the Heart of Texas

by Editor 29. May 2013 18:24
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SCENARIO: Everyone is in disarray… will you be when you get deep in the heart of Texas?

PROCEDURE: Start standing at P1, firearm loaded to division capacity and holstered. Ammunition carriers loaded to division capacity and stowed per IDPA rules. Hands relaxed at sides.

Begin at P1 and engage T1-T18 with one shot each – all shots while on the move while remaining behind caution tape.

SCORING: Vickers Count
ROUND COUNT:
 18
TARGETS: 18 IDPA, 3 Non-Threat
SCORED HITS: Best One On Target
CONCEALMENT: Required

STAGE DESIGN: John Catterall

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Massachusetts State Stage 4: Shrimp Mozambique

by Editor 29. May 2013 18:22
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SCENARIO: You are waiting in line to get into your favorite restaurant for your favorite treat. Your dinner plans are interrupted.

PROCEDURE: Start standing at P1, firearm loaded to division capacity and holstered. Ammunition carriers loaded to division capacity and stowed per IDPA rules. Hands relaxed at sides.

Engage array T1 to T3 while standing at P1 with three rounds each, two to the body and one to the head. Move to P2 and engage remaining paper targets with three rounds each, anywhere on the target. Pepper poppers activate moving targets so they must fall.

SCORING: Vickers Count
ROUND COUNT:
 18
TARGETS: 5 IDPA, 1 Non-Threat, 3 Steel
SCORED HITS: Best Three On Target
CONCEALMENT: Required

STAGE DESIGN: John Catterall

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Massachusetts State Stage 1: Hallway Clearance

by Editor 29. May 2013 18:20
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SCENARIO: Bad guys are everywhere, clear the house but watch out for good guys.

PROCEDURE: Start standing at P1, centered on wall, firearm loaded to division capacity and holstered. Ammunition carriers loaded to division capacity and stowed per IDPA rules. Hands relaxed at sides.

Engage targets as they become visible. Shooter must step on the pressure pad and activate moving target T5 when leaving the wall at P1.

SCORING: Vickers Count
ROUND COUNT:
 14
TARGETS: 7 IDPA, 2 Non-Threat
SCORED HITS: Best Two On Target
CONCEALMENT: Required

STAGE DESIGN: John Catterall

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Massachusetts State Stage 2: Up, Back and Go

by Editor 29. May 2013 06:00
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SCENARIO: You are counting the night’s proceeds when the store gets overrun. Get up, grab your gun and take care of business!

PROCEDURE: Start with firearm unloaded in IDPA box on table. Ammunition carriers loaded to division capacity and placed anywhere on the table top. Shooter seated with both hands laying flat on “X’s” on table top.

Activate moving target T1 by shooting the pepper popper. Engage target array T1-T3 from P1; engage two hard-cover targets T4-T5 while on the move from P1 to P2. Engage target array T6-T8from either side of the wall at P2. Target array T1-T3 may only be engaged from the wall at P1.

SCORING: Vickers Count
ROUND COUNT:
 17
TARGETS: 8 IDPA, 2 Non-Threat, 1 Steel
SCORED HITS: Best Two On Target
CONCEALMENT: Required

STAGE DESIGN: John Catterall

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Republic of Texas Stage 1: Smokey And The Bandits

by Editor 22. May 2013 06:40
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SCENARIO: While BBQing in your back yard, several thugs head into your neighborhood to cause trouble. One jumps the fence heading straight towards you in a sadistic rage; you then realize they have the neighbor kids surrounded in their back yard after hearing screams of terror.

PROCEDURE: Start standing at P1, facing up range, strong hand holding cooking utensil with utensil touching the grill, support hand touching knob, gun loaded to division capacity and holstered.

At the signal, turn, draw and engage target T1 with six (6) rounds while moving to P2. From cover at P2 engage targets T2-T5 with two (2) shots each, in tactical priority (barricade order).

SCORING: Vickers Count
ROUND COUNT:
 14
TARGETS: 5 IDPA, 2 Non-Threat
SCORED HITS: Best Two/Six Shots On Target
CONCEALMENT: Required

STAGE CSO: Nicky Carter

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Republic of Texas Stage 2: Disgruntled Employees

by Editor 22. May 2013 06:25
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SCENARIO: Due to budget cuts you had to lay off a number of employees. While going over some TPS reports, a number of disgruntled employees barge into your office with a couple secretaries held hostage at gunpoint, screaming “You are going to pay”. Grab your gun and take out the threats, being careful not to hit your secretaries as they wrestle to escape.

PROCEDURE: Start seated at P1 both hands on computer (as if you are typing), gun loaded to division capacity and placed in box with muzzle pointing down range.

At the signal, retrieve your gun from the box, and engage targets T1-T3 with three (3) shots each, in tactical sequence (1-1-3-2-2) using the desk as cover. Engage targets T4- T6 with three (3) shots each in tactical priority (barricade order), using cover.

SCORING: Vickers Count
ROUND COUNT:
 18
TARGETS: 6 IDPA, 2 Non-Threat
SCORED HITS: Best Three Shots On Target
CONCEALMENT: Required

STAGE CSO: Mike Fiorenza

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Republic of Texas Stage 3: Waste Management

by Editor 22. May 2013 06:15
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SCENARIO: Several goons attempt to kidnap you, but you were able to evade them by running down an alley and hiding in a nearby dumpster. As you are hiding out you hear the assailants drive up and one of the men is ordered to check the dumpster. As you hear him get close, surprise him and take him out with a headshot, then shoot out the headlights so you can see the remaining goons.

PROCEDURE: Start hiding inside dumpster with lid closed, facing down range, gun at low ready and loaded to division capacity.

At the signal, engage target T1 with one (1) head shot and then engage steel S1- S2 (headlights), until they fall. Then engage targets T2-T6 with three (3) rounds each, in tactical priority (near to far). All shooting and reloads must be performed from cover inside the dumpster.

SCORING: Vickers Count
ROUND COUNT:
 15
TARGETS: 5 IDPA, 2 Steel
SCORED HITS: Best Three Shots On Target
CONCEALMENT: Required

STAGE CSO: Bill Dittoe

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Republic of Texas Stage 4: The Hurt Locker

by Editor 21. May 2013 11:56
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SCENARIO: Your Special Forces Squad is sent to an Afghanistan hideout where they believe a terrorist cell is located. While clearing out the bunker, you notice an explosive device on the wall and are tasked with disabling it while your squad covers you. After it is disabled finish clearing out the bunker. Earlier during the mission your AR malfunctioned, so you are forced to resort to your sidearm. Note, there are civilians in the area; civilian casualties should be avoided at all costs.

PROCEDURE: Start standing at P1 with both hands holding explosive wires, gun loaded to division capacity and holstered.

At the signal, draw and engage targets T1-T8 and popper PP1 in tactical priority (barricade order) using the walls as cover. All targets require two (2) shots each and all steel must fall. All reloads must be performed behind cover.

SCORING: Vickers Count
ROUND COUNT:
 17
TARGETS: 8 IDPA, 1 Steel, 3 Non-Threat
SCORED HITS: Best Two Shots On Target
CONCEALMENT: Required

STAGE CSO: Gary Newton

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Republic of Texas Stage 5: Hung Out To Dry

by Editor 21. May 2013 11:31
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SCENARIO: While helping your significant other hang some laundry in the back yard, a neighboring gang thinks it is the perfect opportunity to catch you off guard and invade your home. This forces you to take out your boomstick and do some spring cleaning.

PROCEDURE: Start standing at P1, facing down range, holding laundry basket off the ground with both hands, gun loaded to division capacity and holstered.

At the signal, draw, and engage targets T1-T2 with two (2) shots to the torso and one (1) shot to each head, while backing (Note: Shooters must engage the torso before engaging the head of the target). From low cover at P2 (at least one knee on the ground) engage targets T6- T8 with two (2) shots each, in tactical priority. Engage targets T3-T5 with two (2) shots each, from cover at P3, in tactical priority (barricade order). All reloads must be performed behind cover. Shooter may go to either position P2 or P3 after engaging targets T1-T2.

SCORING: Vickers Count
ROUND COUNT:
 18
TARGETS: 8 IDPA, 2 Non-Threat
SCORED HITS: Best Two/Three Shots On Target
CONCEALMENT: Required

STAGE CSO: Mike Rys

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