Rivanna Action Pistol - Charlottesville VA





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The September Weapons Master 3 Gun match is complete and received positive review from the participants. Results are posted in the scores section. October will be a standard 4 stage match on Bullseye and AP&T ranges. It will also be the last match of the year that qualifies you for Top 10. See you on the range.


The rules are here and you should have an idea of what the game isIDPA Rules

IDPA 3rd Saturday of every month Jan through Nov
  • We run a cold range (no loaded firearms) and have a Load/Unload area for your use
  • All firearms must remain holstered unless you are the active stage shooter
  • New Shooter Briefing 8:30 - all first time Rivanna IDPA shooters MUST attend (arrive by 8:00)
  • Registration for Early Squads 8:00-9:00
  • Match Briefing and Early Squads Start 9:00
  • Registration for SO and Late Squad 9:00-11:00
  • Late Squad Starts After Early Squads Finish
  • NOTE: Classifier matches require pre-registration
  • Matches on outdoor Bullseye and APT ranges (Plinking and 300 Yard Range closed also)
  • Severe inclement weather and match moves to Indoor range
  • Match Fee $15 Cash or Check ONLY (payable to RRPC-IDPA)
  • Average Match round count is 50-75
  • IDPA Membership required after first match
Minimum To Bring To A IDPA Match
  • A safe and serviceable pistol or revolver in .38/9mm or larger caliber
  • A strong-side leather or kydex belt holster
  • Three magazines or speed-loaders
  • A concealment garment (coat, vest, shirt that covers gun)
  • 75-100 rounds of ammunition
  • Eye and hearing protection
  • A general knowledge of the rules - IDPA Rules
The Four Safety Rules
  • All guns are always LOADED
  • Don't point the MUZZLE at anything you aren't willing to destroy
  • Keep your FINGER off the trigger until your sights are on the target
  • Be sure of your TARGET and backstop
Clint Smith on Gun Safety - Why the Four Rules are Important
For a description of a typical match, what to expect, what to bring, and how to behave - Click Here
For some video of a typical match - Click Here

Match contact info:
Dave S
Chairman RRPC Committee for IDPA 
Email: RivannaIDPA(at)gmail.com

Facebook Group - VAIDPA
Yahoo Group - VAIDPA

1570 Old Lynchburg Road  Directions
Charlottesville, VA 22903