Poke Chop Open Shoots


The Halifax Gun Club invites everyone to attend their famous Poke Chop Open Shoots (yes, I said shoots, there’s two of them, back to back!) April 10-12, 2015.  The first shoot is the Saturday Poke Chop Open, which starts on Friday after 12:00 with the 20 gauge event, and continues on Saturday at 9:00, 10:30 and 12:00.  The 12 gauge event has 1:30, 3:00 and 4:30 squads, followed by shoot-offs.  Dinner on Saturday night is... well...  Poke Chops!

Sunday’s Poke Chop Open begins on Saturday with the 12 gauge event, filling in on whatever squads are available, and continues on Sunday at 9:00, 10:30 and 12:00.  The 20 gauge event will be shot at 1:30, 3:00 and 4:30, followed by shoot-offs.

Click HERE to view the flyer for this shoot.  For shoot reservations, contact Tom Parcell at 434-251-1843 or email him at

Reactivation of Quantico Shooting Club!

Seal of Marine Corps Base Quantico

The VSSA is pleased to announce that Quantico Shooting Club has rejoined the VSSA as a member club.  In addition to offering monthly targets in all gauges plus doubles now through the end of October, they will also be hosting the Devil Dog Open, August 22.  This is a 12 & 20 gauge only shoot.  You can visit the Quantico Shooting Club website for more information at

The Quantico club reps are Wilford Williamson (primary) and Lonny Evenson (alternate), and their contact info can be found under the Contacts > Club Representatives menu, and under Clubs > Quantico.  Please welcome Quantico back as a member club!

Old Dominion/Pletcher Open


Attention VA shooters: The Old Dominion Open (also the Pletcher Open) is filling up fast.  If you are planning on participating in this shoot, please contact Doug Frazier ASAP to pre-register so that you’re guaranteed a spot.

Click HERE to see the flyer for this shoot.  To pre-register for this shoot, contact Jane or Doug Frazier at (703) 425-6691, or send an email to:

Dublin Clays Changes Shoot Date


The Dublin Clays Spring Kick-Off Open, previously scheduled for Sunday, April 12th, has been moved to Saturday, April 11th.  Please make a note of the new shoot date.

For more information, contact the Dublin Clays club rep, Ronnie Garlic, by email at or by phone at (540) 674-5203 home or (540) 643-0819 work.

Old Dominion/Pletcher Open


Conservation Park of Virginia announces the Old Dominion/Pletcher Open, to be held May 8-10, 2015.  As many of you know, the Pletcher Open is also the prelim shoot for the Armed Services Championships, which will be held May 11-15, 2015, also at Conservation Park.  Click HERE to see the flyer for this shoot.

To pre-register for this shoot, contact Jane or Doug Frazier at (703) 425-6691, or send an email to:

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