Van Wert County Outdoorsmen Association, Inc.
9093 Ringwald Road
Middle Point, Ohio  45863

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M-1 Garand Match, Saturday, March 25
The Van Wert County Outdoorsmen Association will be hosting an M-1 Garand match on Saturday, March 25, at the Outdoorsmen Club, 9063 Ringwald Road. The safety briefing will be held at 9:30 a.m., while the match will start at 10 that morning.

For anyone who has ever wanted to shoot an M-1 Garand rifle, this is the match to attend. Those who shoot in the match are also eligible to purchase an M-1 Garand from the CMP. For those who do not have a rifle, the club has M-1 rifles to loan out to the public for use in this match. However, any military rifle may be used.

The cost to participate is $4, which is a target fee, while for those who need to purchase ammo, the club has 30.06 ammo at $23 for 40 rounds.

For those who have never participated in a match, the 9:30 a.m. shooting clinic will include how an M-1 operates and match protocols. The club also has a National Match AR-15 for who want to try it out.

For more informationcall 419.203.8662.

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New Rules for 2017
When entering the gate, please close it and lock it behind you.

Your 2017 Membership Card MUST be displayed any time you are on Club property. Cards are laminated and clips are available in the shooting building.

 
Welcome to the official website for "The Van Wert County Outdoorsmen Association, Inc." 

We have been serving our communities for over 50 years. Our organization was established to promote firearm safety and to promote the education of future generations of hunters and sportsmen alike. 

 

Our Objectives are
  • To provide opportunities for club members to engage in the sport of hunting and fishing. 
  • To promote hunter safety. 
  • To seek and procure better fishing and hunting opportunities for sportsmen. 
  • To encourage the practice of good sportsmanship and compliance with local, state, and federal fish and game laws. 
  • To support wildlife conservation programs and to assist wildlife management programs. 
  • To strengthen landowner-hunter cooperation and understanding. 
  • To increase the knowledge and practice of hunting skills, marksmanship and other outdoor recreation skills, that is in harmony with the sports of hunting and fishing. 
  • To encourage organized rifle, shotgun, pistol and revolver shooting among citizens of the United States residing in our community with a view toward a better knowledge on the part of such citizens of the safe handling and proper care of firearms, as well as improved, marksmanship. 
  • To educate and increase the proficiency of its members concerning scientific advancement and progress in the field of small arms including, but not limited to, the ammunition and accessories as well as the arms themselves.
  • To forward the development of those characteristics of honesty, good fellowship, self-discipline, team play and self-reliance which are the essentials of good sportsmanship and the foundation of true patriotism. 
  • To cooperate with other organizations which share our objectives.

We are a NRA affiliated club and do require that you belong to the "National Rifle Association" as a prerequisite of joining our organization. We also ask that you support the organization through regular participation in activities and attendance at regular scheduled meetings.

 

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Copyright 2017

Van Wert Co. Outdoorsmen Assn. Inc
9093 Ringwald Road
Middle Point, OH  45863
 P. O. Box 131
Van Wert, OH 45891
VWOutdoorsmen@gmail.com
                    

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