At the conclusion of last month's NRA F-Class Long-Range Target Rifle Nationals at Camp Atterbury, Ian Klemm was crowned the 2021 match champion with a score of 1571-65X. The match was held July 27-30 as part of the inaugural NRA National Matches at Camp Atterbury, which is located about 37 miles south of Indianapolis near Edinburgh, Ind. (Note: The above photo is Klemm after winning the 2020 Wisconsin F-Class T/R State Championship.)
Classified as a High Master competitor, Klemm previously won the NRA F-Class Long-Range T/R Championship in 2017, 2018 and 2020.
Hailing from Alexandria, Va., Klemm's score of 1571-65X was seven points ahead of the runner-up, Matthew Schwartekopf of Waddell, Az., with 1565-54X. In third place was Carl J. Matthews of Houston, Tex., with 1560-55X.
As for the special award winners, Carl Matthews's score also garnered him the High Senior title. High Woman went to Jennifer Bondurant of Sinton, Tex., with a score of 1537-43X. And the High Grand Senior award was taken by Daniel J. Pohlabel of Englewood, Ohio, with 1549-35X.
See the top 10 shooters in the 2021 F-Class Long-Range Target Rifle grand aggregate listed below:
- Ian Klemm, 1571-65X
- Matthew Schwartekopf, 1564-54X
- Carl Matthews, 1560-55X
- Luke Ramsey, 1559-48X
- Paul Phillips, 1558-49X
- Jason Peel, 1554-54X
- Drew Rutherford, 1553-53X
- SGT Brian Harder, 1553-45X
- Brad Sauve, 1552-51X
- Lucy Dale, 1551-45X
Lead photo courtesy of Capstone Precision Group.
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