The Tactical Challenge


For more information about this league:
contact Dan Hurda or contact Marty Hageman.

The Tactical Challenge Match is focused on providing a challenging activity for the experienced shooter and a training/practice event for the less experienced and youth shooter.  In the Tactical Challenge shooters will engage block style silhouettes at ranges from 15 to 65 yards, shooting from behind cover from multiple positions.  Meet your fellow club members, develop skills, engage in friendly competition, mentor a young or new shooter.  The match includes the following divisions: carbine only & pistol-carbine in both centerfire and rimfire and PCC.  Match FEE: 2 rounds for $5.00.  2023 match dates April 29th, June 3rd, July 1st, July 29th & September 16th 9:00 am - 2:00 pm on the AUX.

This match is open to DBCL members and non-members.

ALL RANGE SAFETY RULES will be observed. PLEASE read, understand and follow them.

Carbine Only: 46 carbine rounds of Rimfire, or Centerfire needed.
Multi-Gun (Pistol and Carbine): 31 carbine rounds and 12 Pistol rounds of Rimfire, or Centerfire needed.


Tactical challenge targetThere are six block target boards, each with a 9-inch CENTER paper plate and a 6-inch TOP paper plate.  Targets are arranged from 15 yards to 65 yards. There may be RED (no hit) plates randomly placed.  There is a bonus clay target set at 75 yards.

Target Engagement

Targets must be engaged in the prescribed sequence and order from three shooting stations.  Each Target Board engaged with two rounds into the center 9-inch plate and one round into the 6-inch top plate.  The Clay target engaged with one round fired at the 4-inch CLAY.

Tactical challenge range


This is a timed match. Score will be TOTAL TIME, +penalties, -bonus.
There will be a 5 second penalty added to your time for each MISSED shot.
There will be a 10 second penalty added to your time for each hit on a RED (no hit) plate.
There will be a 10 second penalty added to your time for each position shot out of order.
There will be a 15 second bonus deducted from your time for a Clay target hit.