Glock Returns As Sponsor For 2014 California State IDPA Championship

by Editor 3. October 2014 14:28
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Glock (us.glock.com), the nation’s leading pistol provider to American law enforcement agencies and maker of some of the most popular pistols used in the shooting sports, is aboard as a major returning sponsor for the 2014 California State IDPA Championship taking place this Saturday, October 4, 2014.

Glock joins Apex Tactical Specialties, Black and Blue Bullets, Comp-Tac Victory Gear, Dillon Precision, Hornady, Redding Reloading, Safariland, Smith & Wesson and Springer Precision as one of the lead sponsors of California’s premier defensive shooting pistol competition.

Held at the Sacramento Valley Shooting Center (www.sacvalley.org), this fully sanctioned Tier 3 championship event will consist of 11 stages and is limited to 175 total competitors holding a current IDPA classification of Marksman or higher. The 2014 California State IDPA Championship is sold out but interested shooters can sign up on the wait list to take advantage of any last minute cancellations.

The state’s top shooters will compete for the five IDPA division titles as well as Most Accurate, High Lady, High Junior, High Senior, High Distinguished Senior, High Industry, High Press, High International, High Military and High Law Enforcement honors. In addition to trophies, prizes will be awarded by a random draw open to all competitors.

For more information on the 2014 California State IDPA Championship, or to register, please visit the match website.

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Hornady Sponsors 2014 California State IDPA Championship

by Editor 3. October 2014 11:07
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Hornady (www.hornady.com), a world-renowned leader in ballistic technology, has signed on as a major sponsor for the 2014 California State IDPA Championship taking place this Saturday, October 4, 2014.

Hornady joins Apex Tactical Specialties, Black and Blue Bullets, Comp-Tac Victory Gear, Dillon Precision, Glock, Redding Reloading, Safariland, Smith & Wesson and Springer Precision as one of the lead sponsors of California’s premier defensive shooting pistol competition.

Held at the Sacramento Valley Shooting Center (www.sacvalley.org), this fully sanctioned Tier 3 championship event will consist of 11 stages and is limited to 175 total competitors holding a current IDPA classification of Marksman or higher. The 2014 California State IDPA Championship is sold out but interested shooters can sign up on the wait list to take advantage of any last minute cancellations.

The state’s top shooters will compete for the five IDPA division titles as well as Most Accurate, High Lady, High Junior, High Senior, High Distinguished Senior, High Industry, High Press, High International, High Military and High Law Enforcement honors. In addition to trophies, prizes will be awarded by a random draw open to all competitors.

For more information on the 2014 California State IDPA Championship, or to register, please visit the match website.

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Lone Star Medics Sponsors Lone Star IDPA Championship

by Editor 30. September 2014 07:50
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FORT WORTH, Texas – Cross Timbers Action Shooting Association (CTIDPA) is pleased to announce that Lone Star Medics will return as a Platinum sponsor of the 2014 Lone Star IDPA Championship.

Lone Star Medics is a Texas based medical training company that offers over 20 courses in field and tactical medicine for everyone from soccer moms to cubical dwellers to prepared citizens to Law Enforcement.

“For years now, Lone Star Medics has been training our Safety Officers to manage life threatening injuries until professional help is available. This training makes our matches safer and our club members more prepared on and off the range. We are grateful for Lone Star Medics’ support for our match and for the shooting sports,” said Brian Ehrler, Match Director for the 2014 Lone Star Championship.

The Lone Star IDPA Championship takes place in Cresson, Texas, at the Triple C Tactical Gun Range on October 11th 2014. The match is sold out with 225 shooters registered.

 

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Smith & Wesson Back As Sponsor For 2014 California State IDPA Championship

by Editor 30. September 2014 07:32
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Smith & Wesson (www.smith-wesson.com), the American gun making legend, has signed on as a returning sponsor for the 2014 California State IDPA Championship taking place on Saturday, October 4, 2014.

Smith & Wesson joins Apex Tactical Specialties, Black and Blue Bullets, Comp-Tac Victory Gear, Dillon Precision, Redding Reloading, Safariland and Springer Precision as one of the lead sponsors of California’s premier defensive shooting pistol competition.

Held at the Sacramento Valley Shooting Center (www.sacvalley.org), this fully sanctioned Tier 3 championship event will consist of 11 stages and is limited to 175 total competitors holding a current IDPA classification of Marksman or higher. The 2014 California State IDPA Championship is sold out but interested shooters can sign up on the wait list to take advantage of any last minute cancellations.

The state’s top shooters will compete for the five IDPA division titles as well as Most Accurate, High Lady, High Junior, High Senior, High Distinguished Senior, High Industry, High Press, High International, High Military and High Law Enforcement honors. In addition to trophies, prizes will be awarded by a random draw open to all competitors.

For more information on the 2014 California State IDPA Championship, or to register, please visit the match website.

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Apex Tactical Returns As Sponsor For 2014 California State IDPA Championship

by Editor 26. September 2014 07:15
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. – California-based Apex Tactical (www.apextactical.com), a leading manufacturer of aftermarket parts and specialty services for revolvers, the Smith and Wesson line of M&P Pistols, and more, has signed on as a returning sponsor for the 2014 California State IDPA Championship taking place on Saturday, October 4, 2014.

Apex Tactical Specialties joins Black and Blue Bullets, Comp-Tac Victory Gear, Dillon Precision, Redding Reloading, Safariland and Springer Precision as one of the lead sponsors of California’s premier defensive shooting pistol competition. Apex will be represented in the match by Team Apex members Scott Folk and Maddy Folk.

"Apex is proud to be a returning sponsor of the California State IDPA Championship and to support our good friends in the Sacramento area IDPA community," said Scott Folk of Apex Tactical Specialties.

Held at the Sacramento Valley Shooting Center (www.sacvalley.org), this fully sanctioned Tier 3 championship event will consist of 11 stages and is limited to 175 total competitors holding a current IDPA classification of Marksman or higher. The 2014 California State IDPA Championship is sold out but interested shooters can sign up on the wait list to take advantage of any last minute cancellations.

The state’s top shooters will compete for the five IDPA division titles as well as Most Accurate, High Lady, High Junior, High Senior, High Distinguished Senior, High Industry, High Press, High International, High Military and High Law Enforcement honors. In addition to trophies, prizes will be awarded by a random draw open to all competitors.

For more information on the 2014 California State IDPA Championship, or to register, please visit the match website.

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Redding Joins Growing Sponsor List For California State IDPA Championship

by Editor 24. September 2014 07:15
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Redding Reloading (www.redding-reloading.com), provider to the reloading marketplace of innovative, American Made products of the highest quality since 1946, has agreed to be a major contributing sponsor for the California State IDPA Championship taking place on Saturday, October 4, 2014.

Redding Reloading joins Black and Blue Bullets, Comp-Tac Victory Gear, Dillon Precision, Safariland and Springer Precision as one of the lead sponsors of California’s premier defensive shooting pistol competition.

Held at the Sacramento Valley Shooting Center (www.sacvalley.org), this fully sanctioned Tier 3 championship event will consist of 11 stages and is limited to 175 total competitors holding a current IDPA classification of Marksman or higher. The 2014 California State IDPA Championship is sold out but interested shooters can sign up on the wait list to take advantage of any last minute cancellations.

The state’s top shooters will compete for the five IDPA division titles as well as Most Accurate, High Lady, High Junior, High Senior, High Distinguished Senior, High Industry, High Press, High International, High Military and High Law Enforcement honors. In addition to trophies, prizes will be awarded by a random draw open to all competitors.

For more information on the 2014 California State IDPA Championship, or to register, please visit the match website.

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Safariland Returns As Sponsor Of 2014 California State IDPA Championship

by Editor 22. September 2014 07:15
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. – A regular contributor to the shooting sports, Safariland (www.safariland.com) is returning as a major sponsor for the California State IDPA Championship taking place on Saturday, October 4, 2014.

Safariland joins Black and Blue Bullets, Comp-Tac Victory Gear, Dillon Precision and Springer Precision as one of the lead sponsors of California’s premier defensive shooting pistol competition.

Held at the Sacramento Valley Shooting Center (www.sacvalley.org), this fully sanctioned Tier 3 championship event will consist of 11 stages and is limited to 175 total competitors holding a current IDPA classification of Marksman or higher. The 2014 California State IDPA Championship is sold out but interested shooters can sign up on the wait list to take advantage of any last minute cancellations.

The state’s top shooters will compete for the five IDPA division titles as well as Most Accurate, High Lady, High Junior, High Senior, High Distinguished Senior, High Industry, High Press, High International, High Military and High Law Enforcement honors. In addition to trophies, prizes will be awarded by a random draw open to all competitors.

For more information on the 2014 California State IDPA Championship, or to register, please visit the match website.

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Team Blade-Tech Sweeps the Trophy Table at 2014 Washington State IDPA Championship

by Editor 16. September 2014 16:48
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Blade-Tech was honored to be the overall executive match sponsor of the 2014 Blade-Tech Washington State IDPA Championship. The Tier 3 IDPA Championship match was hosted at the RENTON FISH & GAME CLUB INC, on August 16th & 17th. One hundred and fifty scored shooters participated in the event, shooting stages that were very challenging and well developed, something we have come to expect at this venue.

We’d like to formally congratulate our Team shooters Nils Jonasson, Brett Russo, Cody McKenna and Danielle Vermeulen for wins in their respective divisions and classes. Nils was the high overall shooter and was recognized as the “Enhanced Service Pistol” Division Champion. Nils won the ESP division by the smoking hot margin of 52.12 seconds over the second place finisher with a final time of 188.72.

Cody McKenna took overall shooter in the “Stock Service Pistol” Division and was named Division Champion. Brett Russo, Took 1st Place Expert in “ESP” and Danielle Vermeulen won the “High Lady” title. Each Blade-Tech team member used our Classic OWB holsters and our new Team Gear magazine pouches. This new pouch design was developed to complement the mechanics of a shooters reload at IDPA and concealed carry events. We are excited by the reception this offering has received.Look for it in upcoming IDPA gear guide.

Blade-Tech would like to extend our thanks to David McClure, Match Director, Tim Smith and Alan Feucht and the entire match staff for putting on an outstanding event in Blade-Tech’s home State of Washington. “We were delighted with the great hospitality, the quality of the match and the professionalism of the Range Officers.

Blade-Tech is a staunch supporter of the shooting sports the NRA and our Second Amendment rights.

We support shooters and events in multiple shooting disciplines and are very happy to announce that we have committed to sponsor this match again in 2015”. Check us out on our website and on Facebook.

Blade-Tech on the Web: WWW.BLADE-TECH.COM

See us on Facebook: WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/bladetechind

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Comp-Tac Commits As Sponsor For 2014 California State IDPA Championship

by Editor 12. September 2014 07:49
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Comp-Tac Victory Gear (www.comp-tac.com), a leading manufacturer of holsters for competition and concealed carry, has signed on as a returning sponsor for the 2014 California State IDPA Championship taking place on Saturday, October 4, 2014.

Comp-Tac Victory Gear joins Black and Blue Bullets, Dillon Precision and Springer Precision as one of the lead sponsors of California’s premier defensive shooting pistol competition.

Held at the Sacramento Valley Shooting Center (www.sacvalley.org), this fully sanctioned Tier 3 championship event will consist of 11 stages and is limited to 175 total competitors holding a current IDPA classification of Marksman or higher. The 2014 California State IDPA Championship is sold out but interested shooters can sign up on the wait list to take advantage of any last minute cancellations.

The state’s top shooters will compete for the five IDPA division titles as well as Most Accurate, High Lady, High Junior, High Senior, High Distinguished Senior, High Industry, High Press, High International, High Military and High Law Enforcement honors. In addition to trophies, prizes will be awarded by a random draw open to all competitors.

For more information on the 2014 California State IDPA Championship, or to register, please visit the match website.

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Federal Premium Sponsors 2014 IDPA U.S. National Championship

by Editor 9. September 2014 08:24
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BERRYVILLE, Ark. – The International Defensive Pistol Association (IDPA) announced that leading ammunition manufacturer Federal Premium will be returning as a major sponsor of the 2014 IDPA U.S. National Championship.

“For many IDPA members Federal Premium is the gold standard when it comes to both ammunition and components. We are very pleased to welcome them back as a gold level sponsor of this year’s U.S. Nationals,” said Robert Ray, membership and marketing director for IDPA.

Federal Premium joins joins ACADEMI, Blade-Tech, Brownells, Comp-Tac, CZ-USA, GLOCK, Harris Publications, the National Shooting Sports Foundation, Nighthawk Custom, Ruger, Safariland, Smith & Wesson, Walther and Wilson Combat as a gold level sponsor of the championship which takes place September 9 thru 13 at the U.S. Shooting Academy in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The match is expected to draw over 300 of the sport’s top shooters.

“We are honored once again to be a part of such a prestigious event. Partnership with an organization as large as the IDPA ensures future stewardship of responsible handgun ownership and competition,” said Federal Premium Shooting Promotions Manager Devon Harris.

For more information on IDPA, or to join the nearly 24,000 IDPA 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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