Action Steel Matches - 2nd Sunday of every other month.

Registration starts at 9:15am and runs until 9:45am. Shooters meeting is 9:55am and hammer down at 10:00am.  


Action Steel Match Divisions:


Low Capacity

  • Max of 10 rounds in the magazine at the start.
  • No Race holsters and gear must be behind point of hip bone.
  • No optics.
  • No comps.


High Capacity

  • No mag capacity limit, but must not be longer than 140mm.
  • Race holsters allowed.
  • No optics.
  • No comps.


Carry Optics

  • No mag capacity limit, but must not be longer than 140mm .       
  • No Race holsters and gear must be behind point of hip bone.
  • Slide mounted optics required.
  • No comps.


Open

  • Magazine length limit 170 mm.
  • Optics allowed.
  • Comps allowed.
  • Race holsters allowed.


Pistol Caliber Carbine Iron

  • Optics not allowed.
  • No burst or full auto.


Pistol Caliber Carbine Open

  • Optics allowed.
  • No burst or full auto.

CTRP Practical Pistol Programs


Our Address:

348 Range Road

China Spring, TX  

GPS 31 , 69 , 11 N

97 , 28 , 32 W


We will try to set up a video page to help new shooters understand each of the shooting sports.


SAFETY IS OUR TOP PRIORITY!

 When you come to a match...

  • Please do not bring a loaded  gun for the match. 
  • Please leave all guns bagged unless you are at a safe table area, which are labeled.  Or under the direction of a Range Officer.
  • ​All guns are to remain unloaded during the match until you are under the direct supervision of a Range Officer and given the make ready command. 
  • Please ask questions if you are not familiar with the range rules during matches.



Next Steel Challenge is tomorrow, Saturday, Feb. 15 at 10:00 a.m.  ​​

**ATTENTION SHOOTERS** The schedule has changed!  Steel Challenge matches will now be every 3rd Saturday of the month.  The Action Steel matches will be on the 2nd Sunday of every other month. 


*The Action Steel match will be a mix of static and falling steel.  It will require movement and reloading while engaging targets from multiple locations and at varying distances.  Matches will consist of 5 or 6 stages and require approximately 125 to 170 rounds minimum.  Minimum caliber will be 9mm; Magnum handgun and rifle calibers will not be allowed. There will be 4 handgun and 2 Pistol Caliber Carbine divisions.  Please see 'Action Steel  Matches' below for info on divisions and requirements for each.

 

Changes to Match Schedule/Inclement Weather/Unsafe Range Conditions - 

If there are any changes to the match schedule or unsafe muddy conditions, it will be posted on the website as early as possible for everyone's convenience.  Please remember family's are welcome to come watch their loved ones shoot,  we have plenty of shade trees for the cheering section.  Remember safety glasses and hearing protection for everyone at the range.


Welcome to Central Texas Rifle & Pistol club Practical Pistol programs, which consists of IPSC and Steel Challenge shooting sports. These programs are open to everyone, so bring the family. All skill sets are welcome, and no  membership is required with all CTRP matches.



Steel Challenge Matches - 3rd Saturday of the month.    

Registration starts at 9:15am and runs until 9:45am. Shooters meeting is at 9:55am and hammer down at 10:00am.  *Never a match in May due to Mother's Day. 


*Summer Matches*

(June - September)

Summer matches will have the same start time as the entire year at 10am. We will NOT change the summer matches time to 9am this year, 2019, as we have in past years. That means we would like to have everyone registered by 9:45am. Thanks!