Member News

The skeet and trap fields will be closed Friday, March 8th and Saturday, March 9th for this special event.  For more information:


Club Member Workday
Saturday, March 30th, 2019 9:00am-4:00pm. Rain date: June 29th.
Spend the day or just an hour to help improve the club. Dress for the weather and bring work gloves, rakes, shovels and other tools.

Maintenance Worker Needed

Responsible adult needed to do general grounds maintenance part time at the club.  Please contact Marvin Jones

at 704-633-7118 or Flipper Harkey at 704-278-9159 or 704-402-3950 to apply.


The RCWA Board of Directors meet on the third Tuesday of the month. The next Board of Directors meeting will be held on March 19th, 2019 at 7:00pm.
The RCWA member meetings are held on the last Tuesday of the month. Dinner is served at approximately 6:45 for $8.00 per person followed by a business meeting and a program or member social time.
The next regular member meeting will be on March 26th.  No program is currently scheduled for this meeting. If anyone would like to give a program for a future meeting please contact one of the club officers.

Upcoming Matches and Activities:

March 9th: Buffalo Rifle match on Range 1 and USPSA will hold their match on Ranges 5-10
March 16th: CMP High Power Rifle Match on Range 1 and 4-Hot Shots will be on Range 5.
March 23th: ALPHAS Match on Ranges 6-8

April 6th: ONSP Cowboy Action Match on Ranges 8-10.


All renewals must be postmarked by August 1st in order to retain your current membership.   Due to the cap on membership no renewals will be accepted after August 1st.  If you would like to rejoin the club please complete this form and mail it to the address at the top of the form.     Appliciation


Found Gun

If you were on the rifle range in early April please check that you returned home with all your firearms. If you are missing one call Flipper at 704-278-9159 with a full description of the firearm to have it returned to you


Updated Range Rules

Guests:  Members may bring two guests to the range who are over the age of 19.  In addition, members may also bring their children and/or grandchildren who are under the age of 19 to the range.  The member is responsible for insuring any guests brought to the range are instructed in the safe handling of a firearm prior to shooting.  When a member brings guests to the range only two guests may shoot at a time. The member must not shoot while their guests are shooting.  The guests must not shoot while the member is shooting.

Training: Please remember that members are not allowed to hold any type of training at the range without prior Board of Directors approval.  All group matches, law enforcement training, clinics, events, personal firearms training, concealed carry classes, concealed carry qualification and other activities that occur on RCWA property must have prior approval from the RCWA Board of Directors and must comply with all regulations established by the Board of Directors.

Rules concerning unapproved targets and target placement:

Unapproved targets are cans, bottles, produce, pallets, lumber, target posts or frames, rocks, ammunition, clay birds (skeet, trap, 5-stand or sporting clays), explosive devices, ground bouncers, wobble type targets, walking/flipping type of targets, or any other targets placed on the ground, or anything that could cause a round to leave the range.

DO NOT put targets on top of or on the target frame posts or other wood members holding the wire or on top of or on an eyebrow (eyebrows are located on Ranges #2 - #4 and A – L to keep bullets from leaving the range). Placing targets on these locations is prohibited

Please download the attached copy of the range rules to see all the changes that have been made.

Range Manual

Lake Upgrades

If you plan to go fishing please see the link to the lake page for information on the new guidelines for the lake.