Moms Weekend Shoot
A fantastic opportunity for OSU students and their families to come learn how to safely and accurately use a pistol!
No prior experience is necessary.
Special Mom's and Family Weekend shirts will be available for $20 (while supplies last, see below for pre-order)
What: Pistol safety training and orientation will last approximately 1 hour, with self-paced (supervised) live fire practice time to follow. Range officers will be on hand both for safety, and for help and instruction throughout the live fire practice. Closed toed shoes and photo ID required (OSU ID required for OSU students). The safety training is mandatory for all participants regardless of previous experience.
This is a fundraiser event for OSU Pistol Club and Pistol Team.
Who: This event is open to all OSU students, faculty, staff and their families. The general public may also participate.
Where: This event will be held on campus at the OSU Indoor Target Range. The range entrance is located on the south-east corner of McAlexander Fieldhouse past the first chain-link fence, it is not part of the main fieldhouse (look for the signs around the vicinity of McAlexander Fieldhouse pointing you to the entrance of the target range).
Equipment: All safety gear and equipment is provided, including pistols.
If you wish to bring your own pistol (.22LR only), then such arrangements need to made with the OSU Pistol Club prior to the event and must meet certain requirements.
Cost: $5 for OSU students, $10 for family members, OSU community and the general public. This covers equipment rental, safety training, targets, cleaning supplies, and one box (50 rounds) of ammunition.
Unfortunately due the the continued .22LR ammunition shortage each participant will be limited to the one box of ammunition that is part of the event fee.
When: OSU Mom's Weekend, Saturday (05/03/2014). There is no event on Sunday this year due to limited ammunition supply.
Sign-ups are available online or in person at the target range starting at 8:30AM Saturday May 3rd. If an earlier session is already full, you may sign up for a later session. NOTE: sessions tend to fill quickly! Each session is limited to 24 participants. Some sharing of firing points can be expected. Pre-registration will be limited to 75% capacity (18 participants per session) to allow the opportunity for some first come first serve walk up registration. Each session is 2 hours.
Saturday sessions: 9AM, 11AM, 1PM, 3PM, 5PM
Please arrive approximately 15 minutes before your registered time slot to check in and read through the manual. If you are not present at the start of your session, your slot will be given away to another waiting participant.
Event Pre-registration Information:
Pre-registration for this event is now closed (as of 11AM 4/14/2014). Pre-registration was only up to 75% capacity of the event so that people who didn't see the pre-registration option have a chance to participate. All remaining spots for this event will be available for walk-up registration starting at 8:30AM on Saturday May 3rd at the entrance to the OSU Target Range. Walk-up registration for all remaining spots is first-come-first-serve. If you have any questions regarding registration please email the contact email above.
TIMESLOT AVAILABILITY FOR PRE-REGISTRATION (updated as of 04/14/2014 at 11:00 AM):
Saturday, May 3rd
9:00 AM -- PRE-REGISTRATION FULL - 5 spots available for walk-up registration on event day
11:00 AM -- PRE-REGISTRATION FULL - 4 spots available for walk-up registration on event day
1:00 PM -- PRE-REGISTRATION FULL - 6 spots available for walk-up registration on event day
3:00 PM -- PRE-REGISTRATION FULL - 6 spots available for walk-up registration on event day
5:00 PM -- PRE-REGISTRATION FULL - 6 spots available for walk-up registration on event day
T-Shirt ($20) Preorder:
If you want to preorder a T-shirt fill print and fill out the following form and follow the instructions to send payment to OSU Pistol Club. NOTE: T-shirt preorders payment must be RECEIVED by Monday April 21, 2014 and preorders are non-refundable after this date: T-SHIRT PREORDER FORM CLICK HERE
A limited number of shirts will also be available at the event, while supplies last.