Airgunners of Arizona
Field Target Club
2023 Arizona State Field Target Championship & AAFTA Grand Prix
November 16, 17 & 18, 2023 – Ben Avery Shooting Facility - Phoenix, AZ
Location: Ben Avery Shooting Facility – Pistol Silhouette Range -
Lodging is available at 25+ motels/hotels/B&B within 5 miles of the range. These are clustered in the area of Happy Valley Road and I-17 in Phoenix. Please refer to Google Maps for specific lodging locations and directions to each. All major chains are represented.
Match fees are $20.00 for the pistol match and $80.00 for the rifle match for shooters who pre-register. Preregistration is open until November 1, 2023. Late registration, or the day of the match will be $30.00 for pistol and $90.00 for rifle per shooter. A souvenir tee shirt will be provided to all paid participants.
Make checks payable to Airgunners of Arizona, and mail to the address on the registration form.
Due to numerous dietary restrictions that individuals have exhibited in the past, we have decided not to offer lunch on any of the match dates. However, within 5 miles of the range there are a minimum of 25 different restaurants/cafes/fast food establishments to suit anyone’s palate and budget. Water will be provided at the range.
Pistol Match will consist of 40 shots on Thursday starting 2:00 pm. Sight in range will open at 12:00 pm
Rifle Match will consist of at least 52 shots on Friday and at least 52 shots on Saturday. Sight in 8:00 am both days. Saturday start time is 9:30 am and Sunday 9:00 am. AAFTA rules will govern for all matches.
Match Awards will be presented on Saturday as soon after the match as possible.
Medals will be awarded 1st through 3rd, per class, with additional place awards based on the number of shooters registered before the deadline. A state champion medal (AZ resident) will be awarded for each class. High junior, High Senior (65+), and High out-of-state will also be awarded, if applicable.
For more information go to; www.airgunnersofarizona.org or call Match Director, Larry Piercy, at 480.466.2546 with specific questions.