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The United States International Muzzle Loading shooters hold their Nationals once a year, and are proud to be associated with the Arizona Western Independent Shoot.  The USIMLT Nationals will be held 2-4 March 2019 at the Ben Avery Shooting Facility in Phoenix, Arizona.  There is a new competition class in 2019 - Bench Shooting, for those who can no longer get up and down like they used to, but still want to compete. We welcome everyone. Shooting is at 300, 500, 600, 900 and 1000 yards.

Invitation with course of fire and timings, and registration form can be downloaded from the USIMLT web site:

The Arizona Western Independent National Shoot is 26 February - 3 March 2019.  Check their website for details of events.

Immediately following the USIMLT match, on 5-8 March 2019 . Arizona Muzzle Loading Association are hosting a 1000 yard Championship at Ben Avery Shooting Facility. There are classes for Black Powder Cartridge Rifle (iron and scope sights), Vintage Sniper Rifle and Black Powder Muzzle Loading Rifle.


 Ed Decker, Captain, USIMT Long Range Team