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2018 NRL Test The Best Oktoberfest Championship

MATCH DIRECTORS: Nate Lauerman / Jack Wilson

Sponsored by Nikon Sport Optics

Cost: $275
Dates: October  19th – 21st
Location: Snake River Sportsman range in Vale, OR
3600 Lytle Blvd, Vale, OR 97918

Precision Rifle Shooters of Idaho brings you the 2018 NRL Test the Best Oktoberfest Championship match – the same team who directed NRL’s inaugural match in 2017!

This precision rifle match will Test the Best and determine the 2018 Champion precision rifle shooter! A limited amount of competitors who competed in the 2018 NRL season and received qualifying scores are invited to this match.

We are honored to have Nikon on board as title sponsor as they have bent over backwards to support the NRL all year long!

Round Count: 200 bring extra for sight in and zero.

Invite ONLY 


*All times are in MST*

12:00PM – 4:00PM Check-in at the range
12:00PM – 4:00PM Sight-in time/Check zero
12:00PM – 4:00PM Side-matches at the range
4:00PM – Shooter Choice – Head back to Host Hotel for adult beverages, and complimentary appetizers (cheese sticks, jalapeno poppers, etc.).

7:00AM – Call Time at Range
7:15AM – Safety Brief
7:30AM – Head to Stations
7:45AM-8:00AM  – Match begins
~ 12:00PM – Lunch
4:30PM-5:00PM – Nacho Bar dinner and games back at the hotel, with complimentary beer

7:00AM – Call Time at Range
7:15AM – Safety Brief
7:30AM – Head to Stations
7:45AM-8:00AM  – Match begins
~ 12:00PM – Lunch
4:30PM – Conclusion – Dinner back at Host Hotel (Bratwurst, Potatoes, and hopefully soft pretzels, and others), plus complimentary beer.
Awards ceremony will begin during dinner.

EXTRAS – Jack will be in the buggy handing out snacks, and drinks all day during the match. Waters should be available at each stage during the match also. Coffee (Huckleberry White Mochas) will be provided every morning for all shooters from The Human Bean Coffee. There will be random door prizes given out throughout this Championship Match!


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Tacos Mi Ranchito
  • 1 mile away from Clarion Hotel
  • Mexican Food
  • Open from 10:30AM – 8:30PM
  • Prices around $10
  • 4.5/5 stars on Yelp
Romio’s Pizza & Pasta
  • 1 mile away from Clarion Hotel
  • Itailan, Pizza, & Sandwiches
  • Open from 11:00AM – 8:00PM
  • Prices from $10 – $30
  • 4.5/5 stars on Yelp
Mackey’s Steakhouse & Pub
  • 1 mile away from Clarion Hotel
  • American traditional, steakhouse
  • Open from 11:00AM – 10:00PM Fri/Sat, 11:00AM – 9PM Sun
  • Prices from $10 – $30
  • 4/5 stars on Yelp



Clarion Hotel
  • 20 miles from venue
  • Discounted rates for NRL members
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Awards held in the conference room Sunday night


Boise Airport
  • 77 miles from venue
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Car rentals nearby

Nearest Rifle Supplies

RK Gunsmithing
  • 60 miles from venue
  • Guns & Ammunition
  • Open 10:00AM – 6:30PM M-F
Boulevard Gun and Pawn
  • 60 miles from venue
  • Guns & Ammunition
  • Open 8:30AM – 6:00PM M-F, 8:30AM – 5:00PM Sat, Closed Sun
SRM Performance
  • 62 miles from venue
  • Guns & Ammunition

*All information provided as a service, we strongly advise that all potential competitors do their own travel planning and research to find what works best for them individually!