Midsummer night: Short nights and long days, these days in summer have a special appeal to outdoor people.
This gives Team FT-Schalkhaar, in The Netherlands, also known as Holland
, a good opportunity to organize a special event;
“Midsummer Night Shoot 2016”
This is a unique event with on
Friday night June 17th an HFT match
Saturday afternoon June 18th an HFT and FT match will be organised.
With possibilities for camping at the grounds of FT-Schalkhaar. You are all invited to join this event.
On Friday June 17th from 5 pm onwards we welcome you to set up at our camp site. A nice barbecue starts at 8 pm, (for the shooters this will be an alcohol free barbeque). On 10.30 pm the briefing will take place and the start of the shoot will be at 11 pm. After the shoot a campfire with drinks gives a good opportunity to relax before you go to bed.
On Saturday morning June 18th there will be a breakfast buffet at 9 am. Briefing of the day shoot will be at 12.30 and at 1 pm the FT / HFT shoot will start. Price ceremonies takes place after the shoot. For those who participate in both shoots there will be an overall prize.
The matches comply with DFTA Hunter Field Target rules which are similar to UKAHFT rules.
For the nightly match on the 17th here are a few additional rules:
-Use of flash lights is allowed, and even advised, as long as the flash light is mounted on the rifle or is held by the shooter himself
-Distance to targets can be over 42 meters
-There will be a number of special targets (with visual and audio special effect when hit).
-On a number of lanes/targets the use of flash lights will be prohibited. We will take care of alternative lighting of the targets.
Lasers, laser lights, night vision equipment, tracer ammunition or electric aids are not allowed. Only LED, Cree or light bulbs are allowed to use.
The night match is organised for 2 classes: HFT1 and HFT2.
Make sure your flashlight can handle a distance of 50 meters and warm and watertight clothing is recommended as well as the use of a shooting mat.
The Day shoot (Saturday June 18th)
This match complies with DFTA Hunter Field Target and Field Target rules which are similar to UKAHFT and BFTA rules.
For HFT 40 targets on 20 lanes
For FT 50 targets on 25 lanes
There is an opportunity to shoot in four different classes;
-Field Target Open class
-Field Target Recoiling class
-Hunter Field Target Open class
-Hunter Field Target Recoil class
For all classes the power limit is 12fpe
Midsummer night shoot €10,–
Camping for participants Free of Charge
Breakfast Buffet €8,–
Day shoot €12,–
Combo price for all shoots, BBQ and breakfast: €45,–
Subscriptions are taken by email (email@example.com) or via the contact form on our website ( http://www.ftschalkhaar.nl/?p=3540
On our website you can find more details on address and travel directions. Please give notice at your subscription for what event you subscribe to and if you will be camping. If you are accompanied with others who will not take part in the shooting, please subscribe these for BBQ and or breakfast if applicable.
For further inquiries do not hesitate to contact us via email.
We like to welcome you all in Schalkhaar on June 17th and 18th!