United States Rifleman's Association

Family, Friends,Community

United States Rifleman's Association - Family, Friends,Community

USRA Moosejaw 2015 12/12/15 @ 7pm!

USRA MOOSEJAW 2015 Year End Holiday Celebration

Saturday December 12th, 7 pm

Mark you calendars!! Meeting together for food and drink at Champps restaurant in Lombard, IL.

Please respond or message me if you and a guest plan to attend. That way we have a rough idea of # of people.

Looking forward to seeing you at Boot Camp!

BrownBess Ed

1st Tactical Carbine 2 Class (Durand, IL)

Video from class!

USRA’s First Tactical Carbine 2 Class (Durand, IL)


Super first run of the Tactical Carbine 2 class on August 30,2015!

Attentive, eager and super all around students that tried it out and gave their input to help develop this course!
Loads of thanks to all the instructors who made it possible!

There will be a USRA board meeting at Chilli’s in Aurora on Orchard road just south of I-88 on Wednesday Sept 9 at 1800 hours. All members are invited to attend.

Topics for discussion are:

Boot Camp

Analysis of shoots to date

Purchase of more steel

Moose Jaw 2015 – When – Where

Looking forward at 2016

Any other business from the membership


Your club. Your organization. Your ideas COUNT


Hope to see some faces there.



2015 USRA Boot Camp Information!

USRA Boot Camp Information

October 17-24, 2015

Osage Beach, Missouri


Saturday Oct 17

• Travel day

• Assist in set up of ranges / classrooms / tents

• ***One Shepherd Zombie event 1400-2200***

• ***OPTIONAL***You will need $100 for MILES rental and for .223 blanks. AR-15 carbines and magazines are provided. See attached details


Sunday Oct 18

• Travel day

• Open Range time until 1400

• 1400 hrs – Pig Roast

• 1600 ish hrs – USRA annual meeting at the range.





Start times are in stone. Be prompt. Close times are “ish”


Monday Oct 19

0845 – 1630 Tactical Carbine II class


Tues Oct 20

Bacon will be an option for breakfast

0845 – 1630 Intro to Defensive Handgun

0845 – 1700 Distance range open for shooters that

are ready


Wednesday Oct 21

“Competition Day”

0900 –1500 Assault Rifle match

“Turkey Shoot”

Pistol match

400 yard “1 shot” Match

Clay Pigeon Shoot

Ranges will open upon completion of competitions


Thurs Oct 22

0845 – ? Defensive Hand Gun II development class

0845 – 1700 Distance range open for shooters that

are ready

0845 – 1200 – Defensive Shotgun Demonstration

1200 – 1700 25M Range open for practice


Fri Oct 23

0845 – 1700 Distance range open for shooters that

are ready

0845 – 1700 25M range open

1300 – 1700 “Tourist or Terrorist” on the pistol range


Sat Oct 24

0845 – 1700 Distance range open for shooters that

are ready.

0845 – 1700 25M range open

1100 – Assist in tearing down tents




Boot Camp **USRA member** $190

Boot Camp **non-member** $250


Range fees are included in the Boot Camp registration

Pig Roast is included in the registration fee

Breakfast and Dinner (Mon-Sat) is included in Registration fee

Entry fee for 1 round in each match is included in the registration fee


Fun shoots / Matches

All fun shoots will be settled at dinner with a 50/50 split to the winner.

You may enter a match more than once by paying an additional fee.


Pistol Match $5 per entry

400 yard “1 shot” Match – Irons OR Optics $5

Turkey Shoot $1

Assault Rifle Match $5

Clay Pigeon Shoot $5

Tourist or Terrorist Side Bets


PLEASE REGISTER ASAP FOR BOOT CAMP. We need numbers for food, pig roast, and shirt sizes.


Registration will be opened soon. Look for the “Boot Camp 2015” tab at the top of the page.


Boot Camp fee is payable on the web site.

Fees for additional match entries will be handled in cash when you walk up / sign up for that match.


You can call me at 630-292-6452 or e-mail info@usrifleman.org with questions.

See you there!


USRA classes ~ make it known & spreading the information on the web!

***Update for your review***
More have been added!
A huge thank you to Fred G. and Doug F. for helping spread the word about classes on the web!!!

Check out these spots to spread the word!  If you have another city close to USRA classes you know of PLEASE add it and email the link so we can post it for everyone to use for emailing family, friends, and acquaintances!

Postings so far at :

Arms list ~


Chicago craigslist ~


Penny saver USA ~


Firearms talk –


2015 Events to attend!


List of events to attend ~


Saturday, August 15, 2015,  Chillicothe, IL – Introduction to Tactical Carbine 1

Saturday, August 29, 2015, Bonfield, IL – Introduction to Defensive Handgun

Saturday, August 29, 2015, Durand, IL  – Introduction to Defensive Handgun

Sunday, August 30, 2015, Durand, IL – Introduction to Tactical Carbine 2

2015 Boot Camp

Starts October 17, 2015 thru October 24, 2015!

These are listed on the upcoming events calendar, on the right site column, of this page, for your convenience to register.

 And please check all related information for each event.