3/8/16 USRA Board Meeting

USRA Board Meeting

When:  Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Time: 6 pm

Location: Chili’s

1290 N. Orchard Rd.

Aurora IL

USRA Meeting 3/8/16

In Attendance:

Karl Schweitzer, Cherie Schweitzer, Ron Berg, Kyle Stambler, Dave Blaskey

2016 Shoot Dates

Chillicothe

Steve S. attending Chillicothe board meeting 3/8/16 to confirm class dates.

Missouri

Dates are on website (approved by Thor)

Treasurer News

Gave balances as of 1/31/16

Meeting set for Sat. 3/19/16

Steve S., Karl, & Cherie

Review previous data and hand off Treasurer info.

Ammo purchase for youth shoots

Ron Berg to get application to Karl

Approval to spend up to $300 for youth shoot ammo

Grant Application for IL must be submitted by November each year for the following year

NRA Youth Hunters Education Challenge (NRA YHEC)

Richmond, IL: Friday 6/3/16 (Richmond Hunting Club)

Request for assistance:

Volunteers to help out at event

Rifles for the youths to use

Reach out to Ron, Fred, Terry for more information / volunteer sign up

Melissa Martin is the Coordinator for the event. She can be reached @ 847-931-0698. E-mail: mmartin@me.com

COFs

Karl handed out Tac I Cheat Sheet & Defense Handgun II rough draft

Karl to turn Tac I Cheat Sheet into a COF

Karl to work with Doug to create COF for Tac II

Defensive Handgun II

Need to figure out specifically what is to be accomplished

Course focus suggestions:

Grip/Stance – importance stance factors when moving & in different positions

Moving around / become more comfortable moving around

Shoot from cover / take a knee

Karl to incorporate revisions provided and resend to instructor group.

Practice run of the COF will occur at the 4/16/16 Pontiac IL event (see NRA RSO class below)

NRA RSO Class – Saturday 4/16/16

Pontiac Sportsman’s Club; Pontiac, IL

Contact Fred or Terry for more information / sign up

Plan to use the 50-yard range for a practice run on the Defensive Handgun II COF

Next Meeting: Tuesday 4/5/16