Apr 17

2018 JRGC Raffle Update – April 17, 2018

Raffle Week 16 – Two (2) drawings of the 2018 JRGC 104-Gun Weekly Raffle occurred April 17th at the clubhouse of the Jasper Rifle and Gun Club located at 2188 E Gun Club Road in Jasper.

The first drawing winner of the Glock 26 Gen4 9mm Subcompact Pistol from Jeff’s Bait & Guns is Edward T. of Otwell, IN, Ticket Number 5487.

The second drawing winner of the Ruger American Rimfire Target .17HMR Rifle from The Great Outdoors is Jeff E. of Bristow, IN, Ticket Number 5502.

For a list of all 2018 raffle winners go to <2018 Weekly Raffle Winners>. If viewing winners page from a smartphone, please hold your phone in “landscape” mode to see all fields.

After the draw on April 17th, there are 77 firearms available in the draw! Each raffle ticket only cost $52.00. Raffle tickets will be available for purchase until May 31, 2018.

One (1) additional firearm is added to the draw for every 20 raffle tickets sold, so the total number of drawings for firearms will likely increase! Our next firearm to be added to the draw will be a Smith & Wesson SW22 Victory .22LR Pistol!

Here are the “additional” firearms that have been added to the draw:

#109  Kimber Micro Stainless .380 ACP Pistol        November 27, 2018.                                           #108  Browning BPS Hunter 12 Gauge Shotgun    December 4, 2018.
#107  Glock 43 Subcompact Slimline 9mm Pistol    December 11, 2018.
#106  Heckler & Koch VP9 9mm Pistol                     December 18, 2018.
#105  Savage 93R17 TR .17HMR Rifle                      December 25, 2018.

Click the following link to view what firearms are coming up next: <2018 Firearm Raffle List>.

Here are the “differences” that set our raffle apart from others;

  • 109 firearms will be raffled at the rate of 2 firearms every Tuesday at 5:00pm EST.
  • There will be 3 firearms drawn every Tuesday starting November 27, 2018.
  • One (1) additional firearm will be added to the draw for every 20 raffle tickets sold.
  • Participants can win more than once; winning raffle tickets get placed back in the drawing.
  • Winner has the option of taking the firearm selected that week -OR- a gift certificate for the discounted value of the prize assigned to that week’s draw.
  • A “Bonus Firearm” is raffled after every 500 tickets are sold. These are “in addition to” the regular weekly drawings. Our next “Bonus Firearm” is a Ruger Precision Rifle!
  • Participants receive a $10 discount off new or renewal JRGC membership dues.
  • Participants can easily track raffle ticket numbers on our web site for verification they are processed and included in the draw. <Link to Processed Ticket Numbers (updated weekly)>
  • All this for only $52.00 per raffle ticket.

For an online raffle entry application, click this link: <2018 JRGC Online Entry Application>. Raffle tickets purchased by application will have the participant’s information provided transcribed to the raffle ticket. Ticket stub will be mailed back to participant.

Tickets may also be purchased from members at these fine retailers:

  • Jeff’s Bait and Guns
  • The Great Outdoors
  • Weisheit Guns and Gear
  • Jasper Marathon
  • Winsupply, Inc.
  • Mac-A-Doo’s and Out-of-Bounds
  • Eck-Mundy Associates

Visit our Facebook page via the link below for updated news and information regarding our raffle. “Like” and “Share” our posts to help us get exposure! Thanks to everyone for helping us fulfill our missions of promoting firearm education, safety and competitive shooting. THANKS!

The JRGC Weekly Gun Raffle being conducted under Indiana Gaming Commission License Number 144524.

Apr 17

100 Yard Varmint/Tactical Rifle Match this Sunday, April 22nd, 8:30am

The Jasper Rifle & Gun Club, 2188 E Gun Club Road, is hosting a 100 Yard Varmint/Tactical Rifle Match this coming Sunday, April 22nd. Squadding takes place at 8:30am, shooter’s meeting at 8:45am. Start time for 1st relay is 9:00am.

The public is invited to participate using their .204 to .30 caliber centerfire rifle, with riflescope set no higher than 20X. The course of fire will be 20 rounds for score on an Official 50-Yard Smallbore Rifle Target placed at 100 yards, with unlimited sighters, in a time limit of 30 minutes from the prone position. Harris-style bipods permitted, but no sandbags or benchrests may be used. Shooters must support the butt stock of the rifle in the shoulder. No artificial support, slings or shooting gloves/jackets may be used.

Entry fee is $10.00 and cash prizes will be paid out. For information contact Ron Stone, (812) 482-1481 or Kevin Haas, (812) 309-0043. This is our first tactical match of the year.

Apr 12

JRGC Members-Only Raffle Ticket Sales Contest Outing News

An email went out on Wednesday, April 11th to all JRGC Members who have qualified for our contest by purchasing/selling 5 or more 2018 JRGC Weekly Gun Raffle Tickets.  Contest Participants who do not have an email address will receive a letter that was postmarked on Thursday, April 12th.

If any JRGC Member does not receive either, and believe they have qualified for the Raffle Ticket Sales Contest, please notify Kevin Haas at (812) 309-0043. Notices that were sent is listed below:

JRGC Members-Only Raffle Ticket Sales Contest Outing

WHAT:        JRGC Raffle Ticket Sales Contest Outing
WHERE:     Jasper Rifle and Gun Club
WHEN:       Sunday, May 20, 2018
TIME:          All day

Contest Participants in our raffle ticket sales contest and their immediate family are invited to attend a full day of activities at the Club.

We will be shooting black powder rifles in the morning, clay target shooting on the trap field starting around 12:30, steel challenge shooting throughout the afternoon and if time allows a tactical rifle match on the rifle range. Cost of participating in any of our matches are FREE to contest Participants. Remember to bring your firearms and plenty of ammunition!

We will be putting burgers, hot dogs and brats on the grill around noon, so bring an appetite!

After Participants are finished with their shooting activities, we’ll draw for the prizes that have been donated from area supporters.  The “Grand Prize” is the winner’s choice of any one of the 104 firearms on our 2018 Raffle Prize List!  You DO NOT need to be present to win.

Since this is our first year of having an outing, we want enough food on hand. Please RSVP by email or USPS and let us know if you will be participating, and a total of how many will be in your party. If you do not reply, we will assume you will not be attending our festivities.

We want to thank everyone for helping make this year’s raffle a huge success.  Without your help, the Club would not be able to afford the improvements that are planned!

John Hochgesang        Charles Kolb             Steve Haggh           Kevin Haas
President                      Vice-President          Secretary                Treasurer