Renton Fish and Game Club is hosting an "IPSC 101" class for any new shooter who presently doesn't have a USPSA Safety Check card or who isn't presently approved to shoot USPSA matches and is interested in this fast-paced style of practical shooting. Upon successful completion of this class, you'll be ready to compete in any local practical-shooting competition. The class will consist of roughly 7 hours of class/range work (Saturday July 24, 10AM to 5PM with a lunch break. Lunch/drinks will provided as part of the class fee) followed by personalized coaching through your first practical shooting match to be held the following day at the Renton Fish and Game Club (Sunday July 25, 10AM to 3PM). Barring any severe safety infractions (DQ's) Sunday, the students will be given their safety check cards. The cost of the class is $75 (which also covers your match fee for Sundays match). To register for the class (or for more information), please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org. Class size is strictly limited to 10 students. For more information about practical shooting, please visit the USPSA's website at USPSA.org. USPSA Safety Check Topics Covered: 1) Range Safety 2) Range Commands 3) USPSA Rules 4) Equipment 5) USPSA Scoring 6) USPSA Divisions 7) Live Fire Student Skills Demonstration The above covers the basics of a USPSA "Safety Check". Depending on available time...we may also cover the following elements of practical shooting. A) Strong Hand/Weak Hand Shooting B) Facing Uprange Starts (turn/draw) C) Movement into/out of boxes D) Shooting on the Move E) Reloading on the Move F) Gun on Table Start Positions G) Drawing to a kneeling or prone position. H) Discussion on what you can learn from Hit Factors This will be the last IPSC101 class for 2010.