RESTORING SAFE SERVICES

As part of Phase 1 of the Province’s “Restoring Safe Services” roadmap, we are re-opening ranges Monday, May 4th. There are some new (“now”?) requirements: No more than 10 people on a range – if you are #11, go back and wait in your car until someone leaves. If you are ill with COVID symptoms, … [Read more…]

ALL RANGE CLOSURE EXTENDED TO MAY 4 2020

Due to the chief provincial public health officer extending the public health orders issued closing non-essential businesses until May 4, we are extending the closure of all the ranges at WRPA until May 4 ALL WRPA RANGES CLOSED UNTIL 4 MAY 2020 @ 0800h The province’s media bulletin is available to read at: https://news.gov.mb.ca/news/index.html?item=47518 Please be advised … [Read more…]

ALL RANGES CLOSED – 1 APRIL 2020 to 14 APRIL 2020

Pursuant to an Order of the Chief Provincial Public Health Officer of Manitoba issued on 30 MAR 2020, all ranges at WRPA will be closed for the period from: 1 APRIL 2020 @ 0001h until 14 APRIL 2020 @ 0001h The Provincial Government’s media release is available at: https://news.gov.mb.ca/news/index.html?item=47337&posted=2020-03-30 Please be advised that adherence is not optional.  All ranges … [Read more…]

Range Facility Status Sign

Members: when you come to the range, note the Range Facility Status Sign along the driveway. If you are planning to shoot at the range and the sign says “Range Closed”, pull open the sign so that it says “Caution – Range in Use – Caution”. Then swing up one of the toggles at the … [Read more…]

Range Control Flags

EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY, THE FLAG SYSTEM ON THE OUTDOOR RANGES WILL CONFORM TO THE RCMP RANGE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION GUIDELINES (SECTION 1.7.1) The RED flag is to be flown when there is firing underway; the GREEN flag is to be flown when firing has ceased and the firing line is safe. The permanently affixed signs at … [Read more…]

Multipurpose range back online

We’ve got some great news to share with you.  Thanks to the tireless work of WRPA Vice-President Peter H. spearheading the project and managing a small group of volunteers, the smallbore range is set to re-open as a multi-purpose range on Monday, June 3, 2019 with expanded capacity for member use. In a nutshell, the range … [Read more…]

CAS and IDPA results up

String ‘Em Up and Open Range results are online. Check them out under Disciplines > Cowboy Action Shooting > Schedule and Results or by clicking here and here.   First IDPA results are online. Check them out under Disciplines > IDPA Shooting > IDPA Schedule and Results or by clicking here.