Ohio Rifle and Pistol Association


Long-range is a sub-discipline of highpower rifle shooting which is shot at 800-1,000 yards. The matches are shot in prone only.

Ohio hosts matches for Long-range shooters on Camp Perry's 1000-yard Viale Range. Each year ORPA enters several Long-range teams into the National Matches in August.

At the 2012 Long-Range Championship, eight of the top ten spots for the master class were held by military shooters, but the two which belonged to civilians were won by ORPA members Ed Agle and Ed Shank.
ORPA's adult long-range team won first-place in the state association category.

In order to become a new Long Range Shooter, one begins in regular Highpower shooting. When range time is available, highpower shooters try shooting at the longer distances. Because Camp Perry is in Ohio, ORPA shooters have access to the range several times per year and are better prepared for Camp Perry.

For more information on learning to shoot long-range highpower or on joining an ORPA Long-range team contact Ed Shank by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Long-Range Match Bulletins

Match results will be posted here as they become available.

Upcoming Long-Range Events

The 2018 Mid-Range and Long-Range State Championships will be held at The Alliance Rifle Club on June 9th and 10th.  The events will be run back to back all in the one weekend. If you have any questions, please contact the Alliance Rifle Club.   

Alliance Rifle Club
Physical Address 
6005 Alliance Road NW  Malvern  Ohio  44644
Mailing Address
309 MIDDLESWORTH AVE SW North Canton Ohio 44720
Telephone: (330) 212-2043
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