IDPA National Championships September 23-26, 2009
The International Defensive Pistol Association (IDPA) is pleased to announce that the 2009 Championship will be held September 23rd – 26th.
Tulsa, Oklahoma – -(ShootingWire.com)- We are also very excited to announce that the match will be held at the United States Shooting Academy (USSA) in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The USSA range is one of the top training facilities in the United States and a perfect place to host a match of this size and caliber.
“USSA’s incredible number of shooting bays and its professional staff made this an easy choice of locations for hosting the National Championship.” said Joyce Wilson, IDPA Executive Director. “It is a great facility and will help IDPA continue to produce a world class match.”
The National Championship is the crown of the IDPA shooting season each year. The yearly match has averaged over 300 competitors from the US and many foreign countries. The 2008 match included competitors from Italy, Venezuela, West Indies, the Untied Kingdom and several other countries. The match crowns National Champions for each of IDPA’s 5 Divisions.
There are a wide range of sponsorship opportunities for this match with options to fit any budget. If you would like to be a part of this exciting sport, please contact IDPA for more details.
The International Defensive Pistol Association is the governing body of a practical shooting sport that simulates self defensive scenarios and real life encounters. IDPA is uniquely geared toward being friendly to the new and/or recreational shooter and yet fun and challenging for the experienced competitor. The sport was developed so that practical “everyday” guns and gear may be used competitively. IDPA is the perfect sport for the CCW holder to add experience and proficiency to his or her gun handling skills. IDPA has over 14,000 active members and over than 300 clubs in the US and around the world allowing members to safely exercise their shooting skills. IDPA also has members in 39 countries outside the US. For more information please visit www.idpa.com.