Welcome to Arizona Vintage Rifle
In Memoriam. Steve Rhoades, our friend and mentor. We will miss you.
Link to Steve Rhoades Memorial Page HERE.
Link to Steve Rhoades Obituary HERE.
Arizona Vintage Rifle is the black powder cartridge division of the Arizona State Rifle and Pistol Association. We sponsor shooting events featuring vintage rifles. These competitions include Black Powder Cartridge Silhouette, Vintage Sniper Rifle Silhouette, as well as long range target competitions. These competitions are held at the Ben Avery Shooting Facility in Phoenix. We host two major annual competitions, the 1000 Yard World Championships and the Arizona State Black Powder Cartridge Silhouette Championship.
3rd Annual 1000 Yard World Championship now scheduled for March 8 - 11th, 2018.
The Arizona State Rifle and Pistol Association, in conjunction with Arizona Vintage Rifle will host the Third Annual 1000 Yard World Championships for Black Powder Cartridge, Vintage Sniper and Muzzleloading Rifles at the Ben Avery Shooting Facility in Phoenix, Arizona from March 8th to March 11th, 2018. Flyer HERE. Entry Form HERE.
USIMLT Supershoot Flyer HERE. Supershoot Registration HERE, Invitation HERE. Schedule HERE.
Blackpowder Cartridge Rifle (Scoped or Iron Sight)
Vintage Sniper Rifle
If you have another blackpowder class you want included in the championship, contact us.
Please follow our links to view and download a 2017 and 2018 Schedule, view match results, and visit Rules for Vintage Sniper Rifles.
1st, 2nd and 3rd Place Award Buckles for BPCR Iron and Scope,
Vintage Sniper, and Muzzleloaders
1000 Yard World Championship Match
Rules for Vintage Sniper Rifle
Tim Thorne: 240-994-3424
80 Quail Circle, Sedona, AZ 86351