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Dear Jon No. 1 – Improving Performance


Dear Jon: This series of ‘posts’ will be the home-school ‘classroom’ portion of what will lead to a feet-on-the-range ‘practical’ series of exercises condensed into a clinic format. You asked: “Can you do something, a class maybe, on improving performance?” Coincidentally, near the time of your asking the following video was published. Only one ‘note of critique’ before: age is a number, unless you make it something else.  13 of the top 20 “overall” at the last IDPA match here […]

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July 8 2017 Match Results


Thanks everyone for dealing with the (hot hot hot) heat today and making the match a fun and safe success.  We have to give “a little extra” noise to the Match Director Amp and all of the stage designers and Safety Officers who gave “a lot extra” to get the match set up with the quick-but-fun-and-challenging stages; and, for ‘working’ all day. A thank you goes out to Candy Sugarman and her Gun Powder Gals for joining us today.  More […]

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March 11 2017 Match Results


We have a great deal to be thankful for today – ahead of predicted nasty weather.  As always, first, thank you to 84 shooters (many of you new to competition) for spending your day with us.  Thanks, as always tied for first to the SOs, Amp – Match Director, and score-keepers for all the hard work. A lot of new went into today’s match: new score-sheets, new bay, newly rebuilt berms/backstops/side-stops, new signs, new safety markers and ropes… Thanks to Chris K. […]

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Feb 11 2017 Match and Classifier Results


We are extremely thankful for everyone who came out today and made our first “100+” shooter match (101 to be exact) a success. We are also thankful for the “record” weather for today’s “record” match.  Last year the February match had to be cancelled due to ice!   Thanks also – everyone – for helping Girl Scout Troop 56 (Dunn) get a lot closer to their cookie sales goals and for all of the contributions to Operation Cookie Drop. Reminder: The Gun […]

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November 12 2016 Match Results and Info


Extra “Thanksgiving” Thanks to everyone who joined us today for our 2nd Saturday IDPA match, and: to all of our Veterans (a person who has had long experience in a particular field; a person who has served in the military) THANK YOU a day late, and for joining us today. Hunting Season 2016-2017 is Open – contact Andy for hunt scheduling. 910-984-6701 If we don’t hear from you before: Happy Thanksgiving, we hope you have a great one. Immediately after Thanksgiving: […]

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August 13 2016 IDPA Match Results


Thanks everyone for shooting with us today.  Thanks to the stage designers/builders for the hard work and great – challenging – stages today. Join us Friday, August 19, 2016 at the Harnett Region Friends of NRA Banquet in Dunn, NC. All of the details, online ticket purchasing and contact info for Anthony is available at: https://www.friendsofnra.org/eventtickets/Events/Details/34?eventId=52714 All of the money raised through Friends of NRA “stays local” (supports school shooting teams, 4H, and others). Aug. 14th: Update – Corrections to all results sheets […]

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July 9 2016 IDPA @ H2O Results


Thanks everyone for coming out and shooting the match with us today.  It was (another) great day at the range and thankfully not as hot as had been predicted for the last several days. A few notes/reminders and then the results: We have a Mega-B.U.G. (Back Up Gun) match on Saturday, July 30th, 2016.  60 rounds total, great for beginners.  Registration 8am-9am, shooting starts at 9. Saturday, July 23rd Stephen Frye / Crossroads Concealed Carry is holding a NC CCH Class.  […]

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June 11 2016 IDPA @ H2O Match Results


It was a great match today and we really beat the heat.  Thanks to 92 shooters, the stage designers, the SOs and scorekeepers, and everyone for helping get done before it got “bad hot”. We don’t have a lot of reminders and announcements today.  Here’s a few: – Stage 3 showed a lot of us today that we need to put in some work and practice with one handed shooting! – The next match here at H2O will be Saturday, July […]

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May 14 2016 IDPA NCRPA Shooting Sports Games


We must thank all 87 of you for shooting the 3rd Annual North Carolina Rifle & Pistol Association’s ( http://www.ncrpa.org/ ) Shooting Sports Games (IDPA @ H2O) with us today. Here’s the medal winners ( Division/Classification – Gold; Silver; Bronze ): CDP-MA: Anthony “Amp” Mangum CDP-EX: Mike Boulus; Bert Coalson CDP-SS: Lon Layton; Ken Dickson **; Carson Harrington ** 5/15/16 Correction:  Andrew Speece was entered into the wrong DIV/CL. He earned a Silver and it is set aside.  “Questions/Errors go to the benefit of […]

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April 30 2016 Mega-BUG Results


It was a great IDPA Mega-B.U.G. Match today at H2O.  Thank you all for coming.  A special thanks today to all of the first timers, and so many youth and female shooters. Our special guest today was Freedom Fighter Concealment Holsters. http://freedomfighterholsters.com/ Coming up here at H2O: The Gun Powder Gals’ Women’s Only Practical Tactical Clinic on Saturday May, 7.  There are only five slots left.  More info and sign-up at the facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1749337075300402/ On Saturday, May 14th, our 2nd Saturday […]

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