Recently I received an email from one of my former students. Apparently at a recent match the timer RO would not call the “Range is Clear” until he removed his hand from the butt of his handgun. He asked under what rule was this a correct call. That brought back distant memories to a rule change that occurred in 2008.[Read more…] about Range is clear?
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When I teach the RO seminar I always tell the class that taking the seminar will not only teach you how to officiate, but also help improve your game as a competitor. Why? Because if you know the rules, you understand what is allowed and not allowed and also can be an advocate for yourself if you encounter an official who may not know the rules.[Read more…] about Who should know the rules?
During a recent NROI Podcast, a topic briefly touched upon was the fact that we run a whole lot more Level I Range Officer (RO) classes than we do Level II Chief Range Officer (CRO) classes. But why?[Read more…] about Will a CRO class help our local match?
How well do you know the stage design rules? We decided to test that for the August Question of the Month with a stage sent to us from a local match. Let’s see what everyone thought and if they were correct![Read more…] about Is that stage legal?