LERAA Tag Event incl. Enfield Global Postal Shoot

Lee Enfield Rifle Association of Australia

This is a 200yard Historic Service Rifle Shoot for Enfield Rifles. Other historic service rifles may be used in the “all comers” class. The rifles used must be recorded with the scores of the shooter.

When this event is shot at a LERAA shoot a set of Tags will be awarded to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place getters. We shoot for many reasons…but the hunt for the GOLD tag is a hotly contested and coveted prize

Course of fire:

The competition will have three practices, all shot at 200 yards.

Practice 1 Standing Slowfire (Deliberate)

2 x sighters and 10 x shots to count.

The target is a Figure 11 (Which may be on a screen or free standing) with a central 8 inch band running vertically on the target.

Scoring:
Central Band : 5
Outer Figure 11: 4
Hit on the screen: 2.

HPS 50

The two sighters may be taken prone and will be individually marked
(The sighters do not count towards the total score and cannot be substituted)
The 10 scoring shots will be marked at the end of the practice.

Practice 2 Kneeling Snap

The target is a Figure 12. Eye opener (visual exposure) followed by 10 exposures of 3 seconds.
One shot to be fired at each exposure.

Scoring:
Central Band : 5
Outer Figure 12: 4

HPS 50
10 potential scoring shots will be marked at the end of the practice. Failure to shoot during an exposure is a miss

Practice 3 Prone, Rapid Fire (Mad 45)

Firers will adopt the standing alert position, rifles lying on the mound loaded with 10 rounds, made ready with safety catches applied/bolts open. On appearance of the target, firers are to adopt the prone, release safety catches and engage target with as many rounds as possible within 45 seconds.

Scoring:
Central Band : 5
Outer Figure 11: 4
Hits on the screen do not count.

HPS Unlimited
Scoring shots will be marked at the end of the practice.

Scores are to be emailed to:
secretary@leraa.com or send via the contact form below

Classification of shooting classes

CLASSIC – SMLE/MLE or any Enfield .303 designed before 1919
VETERAN – No4 No5 P14 or any Enfield .303 designed after 1919
ENFIELD OPTIC- N04 T sniper rifle or SMLE Sniper Rifle. (Max 4.5 power scope)
ALL COMERS: Any Enfield Service rifle manufactured after1946 and before 1955
Any bolt action/straight pull Historic Service rifle manufactured before 1946.

Notes

Tight Shooting jackets, shooting gloves, shooting hats with one eye closed are not allowed.

British Army Sniper Smocks are permitted.

Slings must be as issued to that class of rifle. Eg: a sniper sling may be used on a no4T sniper rifle, but may not be used on a no4.

The decision to waive/amend the above rules on attire lies at the discretion of the range officer of the day.

To register your interest, make enquiries or post your scores see below