Defensive Pistol

When: 7:30 am on the 2nd Saturday of the month
Where: Trap Range
Contact: Stephen Baran

Forerly known as NIDPA - New Instructional Defensive Pistol Action

This event is NOT associated with or sanctioned by IDPA

  • MEMBERS ONLY, No Cost, Donations for supplies are accepted and appreciated.
    • Shooters must have some Pistol and Holster Experience
    • All shooters must be pre-qualified prior to participation in the event.  Contact the shoot chair for arrangements.
  • Shooters must complete sign up and be geared up by 7:45 am!
  • This event is designed as a primer for IDPA with more emphasis on instruction than competition.
  • The course will include both instruction and competition.
  • The event includes rapid fire as well as holster draw.
  • Cardboard targets (metal stands, wood frames) will be placed at 5 to 20 yards.
  • Courses of fire will have various numbers of targets.
  • All targets will be placed so that all shots are downrange.
  • Targets will be scored and taped after each shooter completes the course of fire.
  • Concealment is required after a shooter has attended three NIDPA shoots.
  • Stock pistols and stock sights only, pistols must be concealable.

Minimum requirements:

  • Pistol
  • Holster
  • At least 3 magazines
  • At least one 2 magazine carrier
  • 100 rounds of ammunition*. – 9 mm to 45 cal. limits.
  • Eye and Ear Protection

* Steel is NOT permitted in any projectiles. If you are unsure, test your ammunition with a magnet.

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