BASF to Host Southwestern Single-Shot Rifle Schutzenfest

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Arizona Game and Fish Department
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PHOENIX, Ari. -(Ammoland.com)- The Southwestern Single-Shot Rifle Schützenfest begins Friday, Nov. 25,  and continues through Sunday, Nov. 27, at the Ben Avery Shooting Facility in Phoenix.

The 42st annual competition, featuring only single-shot rifles (no bolt actions), will take place on the Benchrest Range.

The range opens at 7 a.m. each day, with firing commencing as soon as possible.

Firing will cease at about 3:30 p.m. Saturday and 1 p.m. Sunday.

The course of fire consists of shots being fired from both a bench-rested and off-hand position at 100 (rimfire) and 200 (centerfire) yards.

The match is being presented by the Arizona State Rifle and Pistol Association’s Cast Bullet Division.