Tar Heel Air Gun Club
Home of the 2018 US Field Target Nationals
Who are the Tar Heel’s?
A: Field Target Marksmen
The Tar Heel’s come from all walks of life. Our shooters range from those with no previous shooting experience to lifelong competititors. We open our matches to anyone with an interest in the sport. Non- members are welcome and can be provided with loaner air rifles.
We have top ranked shooters across all three of the major field target divisions who are ready to answer your questions.
What’s Field Target?
A: An Outdoor Air Rifle Challenge.
Similar to 3D Archery. Hit zones are placed from 10-55 yards at unknown distances.
You may participate on the Local, Regional, National, and International levels.
Proficient competitors understand their rifle, optics, ballsitics, and environmental conditions (such as wind shooting).
Where are the we?
A: Woodland, NC .
Local matches are held at Pleasant Hill, NC and Ennice, NC. Our excellent courses conver many different challenges such as open and wooded terrain, and elevated and depressed targets.
We attract memebers from as far away as Maryland and Tennessee. Our regional two day matches can draw shooters from anywhere in the USA due to our proximioty to the Richmond and Charlotte airports.
Information on travel and lodging can be found here.