OHH Summer Pistol Shoot

About

Plan to join us for the 1st OHH Summer Fun Pistol Shoot on August 16 at Texas Gun Club in Stafford, Texas. Enjoy a beautiful day of competition, fun and camaraderie, all benefiting the Houston oilfield community. As a sponsor, your company will help offset event expenses to allow maximum proceeds to be used to benefit oilfield families in financial crisis. Your company will be recognized several ways during the event and on our website. At certain levels, you can register a specified number of teams to participate in the tournament at no additional cost. A wide variety of commitment levels are available. Please see the sponsorship opportunities sheet for full details.

Deadline for team entry is August 1, 2019. We are striving for 100% online registration for this event.

 

Since 2003, Oilfield Helping Hands (OHH) has helped oilfield families in critical need of financial assistance. Numerous corporations and hundreds of individuals comprise our membership, and we have provided more than $4.8 million in assistance to those in need.

Match Time (Projected): 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

  • First flight 9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
  • Second flight 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Match to be run in flight order by random team selection order with two teams on some ranges/stages at the same time but shooting one after the other, as directed by range officer.

Starting time and flight will be sent via e-mail to team captain only.

 

Schedule and Information

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

  • Location: Texas Gun Club Indoor Range on 206 Brand Lane, Stafford, Texas 77477. 
  • Each team will consist of four (4) shooters.
  • Cost per four (4) man team: $500.
  • Open to all levels, from beginner to the more experienced shooter. 
  • Pistol caliber only, with minimum caliber .380 and up (no rifle caliber pistols allowed).
  • Eye and ear protection required for all shooters and volunteers inside shooting ranges.
  • Revolvers or auto loaders of shooters choice may be used. 
  • No optic sights, open sights only.
  • Match will be shot in flights (number depending on number of teams).
  • Match is estimated to take approximately three (3) hours to complete.
  • Projected match time for both flights subject to change. 
  • Recommend each shooter have 4-6 magazines or 6 speed loaders for revolvers
  • Loading at shooting lines with magazines or speed clips only - no loose ammo will be loaded on the shooting line.
  • Pistol bags or boxes required and must be used. No firearms in holsters may be worn inside of Texas Gun Club. No handling of guns inside of range except when instructed to do so by range officer in each stage. 
  • Course of fire for three stages will require no more than 50 rounds per shooter. However, the Stump Shoot stage can require 50 rounds or more depending on how fast the shooter can load and shoot and the effectiveness of all team shooters. We recommend that each shooter bring a minimum of 100 rounds of ammo for the shoot. If shooting in more than one team then bring ammo accordingly. 
  • Fun team scenarios will be employed including: individual paper targets, bowling pins (flurry), pistol clays (Zombie Norde), and cutting 4X4 in half (Stump Shoot). All will challenge team skill and coordination while being a fun experience.
  • Food will be provided for all flights.
  • Drinks will be provided by Texas Gun Club for all participants.
  • No alcoholic beverages allowed on Texas Gun Club property at any time. Please observe this rule.
  • Safety and safe firearms practice and handling are essential to the safety of all. Each participant is a Safety Officer.
  • All shooters must attend a safety briefing before the match and turn in release forms before shooting.

FEATURING THESE FUN TEAM SHOOTING SCENARIOS

  • Stump Shoot - Teams shoot to determine which are the fastest teams to shoot down a 4X4 (Unlimited Ammo pre-loaded in multiple magazines) Timed Score.
  • Pistol Clays - Teams shoot 60 clays with up to 84 rds. in fastest time (Twenty-One Rds. in three magazines per Shooter) Timed Score.  
  • Bowling Pins - Teams shoot 42 bowling pins with up to 56 rds. in fastest time (Fourteen Rds. In two Magazines per Shooter) Timed Score.
  • NEW! Auto Changing Paper Target - Shoot paper target in position for 10 seconds then target automatically moves to next stationary position for another 10 second period and then moves the final time for the last 10 second stationary position (Twenty-One Rds. In three magazines per shooter) Paper Score of Hits on Target.

Location

Texas Gun Club
206 Brand Ln
Stafford, TX 77477

Rules and Regulations

TO ENSURE THE SAFETY TO ALL PARTICIPANTS, RANGE PERSONNEL AND ATTENDEES, THE FOLLOWING SAFETY RULES ARE TO BE OBSERVED AND ENFORCED AT ALL TIMES

  • No firearm is to be carried on the person of a participant or volunteer or visitor; in a holster or carried in any other exposed or unexposed manner, at any time inside the Texas Gun Club range facility/property. This applies to everyone including license to carry individuals. 
  • All firearms must be unloaded and have their magazine (clip) removed and separate from the firearm and must have their slide locked back or cylinder open as applicable.
  • All participants and others entering the range will be advised of these requirements and have their bags and firearms checked before entering the range facility for compliance.
  • Pistol bags or boxes are required and must be used by all participants.
  • All firearms must be retained in a gun bag or pistol box at all times and not removed until the participant is inside the firing range and instructed by the range officer to remove the firearm and place it on the firing line bench.
  • There will not be any handling, “showing” or examining of a firearm in the Texas Gun Club facility except while at the sales counter or inside of a range under the supervision of a range employee or at the onsite gunsmith repair shop.
  • If a firearm is being loaned to another participant of the event, then transfer of that firearm is to be safely completed outside of the range facility and all Match and Safety rules followed.
  • Loading of firearms will only occur on the firing line inside of each range at the command of the range office and will be with magazines or speed clips only - no loose ammo will be loaded on the firing line.
  • In preparation for a shooting a scenario, only magazines or speed loaders, ammunition and loading devices are to be removed from shooters gun bag for the loading process. Once loading has been completed loaded magazines or speed loaders will then be returned to gun bag. In no case is a magazine to be place inside of your weapon or a round inserted in the chamber.
  • All shooters must attend a safety briefing before the match and turn in their release forms before shooting.
  • Failure to comply to any event rules and especially the safety rules listed above will result in immediate disqualification and elimination from the pistol shoot.
  • Safety and safe firearms practice and handling are essential to the safety of all. Each participant is a Safety Officer. 

PLEASE CALL OUR ATTENTION TO ANY UNSAFE PRACTICE OR CONCERN. THESE RULES ARE INTENDED TO ASSURE THAT EVERYONE ATTENDING THE PISTOL SHOOT HAS A GOOD AND SAFE TIME. EACH PARTICIPANT WILL BE GIVEN A COPY OF THESE RULES BY HIS TEAM CAPTAIN AND WILL BE EXPECTED TO COMPLY. OUR GOAL IS 100% COMPLIANCE AND “0” INCIDENTS. THANKS, FOR YOUR COOPERATION.

  • If a shooter has a failure to feed that he or she cannot safely clear or has a misfire or other gun problem, they should immediately place their gun on the firing line table with muzzle pointed safely down range and then step back with hand raised to signal the range officer of a problem. Once the problem is corrected, the shooter will be allowed, if possible, to complete the stage.

Tournament Committee

Oilfield Helping Hands extends sincere thanks to all its committee members for their efforts in making this event a success.

Jim Adams
Match Director/Chairman 
Control Flow, Inc.

Frank Schneider
Assistant Match Director 
Control Flow, Inc.

Britt Adams
Range Master 
PCCA

Phil Kaufman
Match Score Keeper   
Elevance Renewable Sciences

Jack King
Match Score Keeper 
Consultant 

Mark Wuollet
Match Score Keeper  
Williams Company

Tina Thomas
Volunteer Coordinator/Registration 
832-795-3544

Marty Martin
Match Team Coordinator 

Mona Ansley
OHH Treasury  
ENI US Operating Co. Inc.

Gary Brooks
Sponsorships 
Retired

Become a Sponsor

For additional sponsorship information, please contact Gary Brooks.

The deadline for sponsor logos to be in the marketing material (banners, communications, tee shirts, etc.) is August 1. The format for all logos is eps (vector) or jpeg.

Sponsor Levels

Registration

Deadline for team entry is August 1, 2019. We are striving for 100% online registration for this event.

 Individual shooters may sign up to be placed with other individual shooters or as assigned substitutes on teams as required. OHH will strive to accommodate individual shooters but cannot guarantee specific times or spaces in the event.

For registration information, please contact Tina Thomas at 832-795-3544.

Volunteer

If you'd like to volunteer at this event, please let us know.