A fundraising event for the Mineral Area College (MAC) Law Enforcement Academy to be held March 28, 2015.
Pevely, Mo. (Ammoland.com) – Midwest Gun Works Inc., (MGW), a one-stop shop for firearm parts, accessories and gunsmithing services, is pleased to announce it has signed on as a presenting sponsor for the 3-Stage Tactical Pistol Shooting Competition, a fundraising event for the Mineral Area College (MAC) Law Enforcement Academy. The competition will be held March 28, 2015 at Asymmetric Solutions in Farmington, Missouri.
The MAC Foundation and Asymmetric Solutions are partnering to raise money to buy an Interactive Firearms Training Simulator for law enforcement academy recruits and local officers. Participation in the event helps provide suitable training programs that will enable recruits and local officers to effectively render crucial use-of-force decisions.
The 3-Stage Tactical Pistol Shooting Competition kicks off at 8:30 am with a range brief and then rolls into staggered starts for competitors beginning at 9 am. Recommended calibers include 9mm semi-automatic to .45. Round count needed for the competition is 60. The competition will take place at three shooting stations to present the realistic use of a handgun, as needed in a tactical environment. Co-stars of National Geographic’s flagship TV Show, “Ultimate Survival Alaska,” Grady Powell and Jared Ogden, will be in attendance.
Entry slots are limited to the first 100 entries. Competitors can register online at www.MineralArea.edu/AlumniFoundation or by calling (573) 518-2247 by March 14, 2015. The entry fee is $50 for the general public and $25 for active / retired law enforcement or military personnel. This event is open to all competitors over the age of 21.
About Midwest Gun Works, Inc.:
Midwest Gun Works was founded in Pevely, Missouri in 1997 by Rich Mcgehee and Jon Warden. Passionate about providing customers with the finest in gunsmithing craftsmanship, shooting accessories and both current and obsolete gun parts, MGW became the go-to provider of gunsmithing services for the likes of Cabela’s, Gander Mountain, Bass Pro, Scheels, Beretta, Browning, Winchester and many more companies. www.midwestgunworks.com.