Greene County Fish and Game to hold machine gun shoot
by Larry S. Moore
NOTICE: The Machine Gun Shoot Greene County Fish & Game that was scheduled for September 30th has been cancelled. Please see Peabody Sports for rescheduling or refund. Thank you.
The Greene County Fish and Game Association with Peabody Sports LLC will hold their first machine gun shoot on Sept 30. The location is the ranges at the Greene County Fish & Game Association, 1538 Union Road, Xenia, OH 45385
Participants must be 16 years of age and older. Any participants under 21 must have a parent's signature. The event will be held over two sessions from 1:30-3:30pm and 4:30-6:30pm.
There will be eight different guns available to shoot:
- Suppressed SBR .22: $20
- Glock 18C 9mm: $25
- UZI 9mm: $25
- Suppressed MP5A2: $25
- STEN 9mm: $25
- HKG36K 5.56: $25
- AR15 Style M4 5.56: $25
- Thompson 45: $30
The cost listed above is for 25 rounds. 15% discount on pre-purchased tickets from Peabody's. Tickets will also be sold at the club. Hearing and eye protection is required. If you do not have your own, loaners will be available on-site.
For more information contact:
Peabody Sports, LLC
9090B State Route 48
Centerville, OH 45458
937.424.8883 - Office
937.424.2929 - Fax
For more information on the Greene County Fish and Game Association see: http://www.gcfng.com/
For those using GPS to locate the club and ranges, be warned that the grounds set well off the road and many GPS units do not accurately locate the entrance. It is best to use the club directions from the website found under the General Info tab.
Outdoor writer and hunter education instructor Larry S. Moore is a long-time volunteer leader for Buckeye Firearms Foundation and winner of the 2005 USSA Patriot Award, the 2007 League of Ohio Sportsmen/Ohio Wildlife Federation Hunter Educator of the Year and the 2010 National Wild Turkey Federation/ Women in the Outdoors Hunter Education Instructor of the Year.