Chico Sr. Rifle Team
This section is available to pass along information to the Rifle Team, and other interested Club members, regarding matches and other activities associated with our participation in both the Chico Rod and Gun Club and the Buttes Rifle League (see below for more on the BRL). Our regular shooting night is Thursday (Oct-Mar). We continue to start the first relay at 6:30 PM. 9:00 PM closure in effect until April. The BRL program uses 1 hour relays, in the event problems arise we will begin earlier. Practice times are on a space available basis, on Tuesday nights (during the Jr Rifle sessions) or other times that may be scheduled within the master Club Calendar. The current calendar for the Senior Rifle Team and Junior Rifle Programs.(Please scroll to bottom of page for current calendar).
Chico Jr. League and Safety Classes
This page will be available to pass along information to the Jr. Rifle Team, and other interested club members, regarding activities of the team. Our program is an NRA Affiliated Junior Rifle Training and Qualification Course. Membership in the Chico Rod and Gun Club and parental permission are required to participate.
Proof of purchase of Jr. Membership is required: [$25.00 + $40.00 range fee]
League this shooting begins, this year the last Tuesday in October (29th) and runs through March. We don’t shoot over the Christmas Holidays. (see calendar below)Shooters must attend a safety and procedure orientation session prior to participation. These orientations are scheduled just before the season starts, see below.
NRA Junior Rifle Indoor Safety Course for the new season:
Classes will be at Chico Rod and Gun Club upper Bidwell Park, the first Tuesday in October (see Club calendar).
Shooters that can document successful completion of the Paradise Rod and Gun Club Jr. Program, or other similar program, will be excused from this class. Failure to pass our course or provide valid proof of completion for a similar class will preclude participation in League. Please contact us for information packet.The Club supplies target grade rifles for the use of the participants. Participants provide their own hearing & eye protection (req’d), and ammo (.22LR standard velocity).