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Dear Shooters

On behalf of the Smoking Barrels team, I would like to invite you to attend the Regional Stand Off 2019 " IPSC level III competition. This match will take place at the Barbados Rifle Association located at Paragon Army Base, Christ Church. This competition will span over a three (3) day period, from the 30th August to 1st September 2019. It is always a pleasure having our Regional and International colleagues here on the island to enjoy our exciting competitions, as well as our island's culture.

Below are the details for the competition:

Registration fee: US$ 200 ($75 of this amount relates to firearm processing fees) There is an additional fee of $75usd for the importation of ammunition.

Team Registration: US $100 ($25 per person) MAXIMUM 4 Man team (lowest overall score is dropped) 3 man team can also register (all overall scores will be used)

Deadline for registration is July 31st, 2019

Firearms & ammunition permits: All final firearms information MUST be received on or before 14th July, 2019  (no exceptions and/or changes after that date)
Stages : 12 (+ chronograph)
Minimum rounds: 232 (excluding chronograph)

Ammunition Cost: 9mm - $25 usd per box (Winchester)

                               .40 cal - $30 usd per box (Winchester)

                               .38 super / 9x23 - $35 usd per box (Winchester)

Fired cases: Must be left at range
Unfired live rounds: Can be re-exported

Divisions recognized: Open, Standard, Production
(subject to Appendix A2 of the IPSC rulebook)
Categories recognized IPSC: Lady, Junior, Senior & Super Senior

Function firing bay: Will not be available. Function firing on request (Range Master) only
Shooting range location: Barbados Rifle Association, Paragon Army Base
Range surface: Dirt and grass
Temperature : The monthly average temperature in Barbados in August / September is 88° F or  31° C
Squading: Timetable
Shooting format (pre-match IPSC):  Full day format (Range Officers Only) 30th August.
Shooting format (main match IPSC): Half day format. Competitors will shoot 6 stages on 31st August and 6 stages on the 1st September 
Shooting order within squad: According to IROA format 

Logistics: Food and refreshments will be for sale at the range. Remember to bring sun block and head wear to the range.
Transportation : Transportation to and from the match hotel to the range, will be provided by the organization on all match days.  All other competitors, not staying at the match hotel, will have to provide for their own transportation to and from the range.
Arbitration fee: US$ 100

Hotel Information


Sweeping beaches. Lively festivals. Swaying palm trees. Colorful culture. Enjoy the best of Barbados when you stay at Divi Southwinds Beach Resort. Divi Southwinds Beach Resort offers everything you need to explore this unique Caribbean island. Our location in the St. Lawrence Gap means you'll be close to dining and entertainment options during your stay. Our knowledgeable staff of Caribbean experts offers you insider knowledge of the island and all it has to offer. And best of all, our all-suite property with fully equipped kitchens and generous resort amenities means you can leave your worries behind as you get the most out of your island vacation.


Divi Southwinds Beach Resort is located right on the St. Lawrence Gap, Barbados' most popular dining and entertainment district, offering family-friendly options and a lively nightlife for adults. Our resort is also home to many fun activities from sunbathing and swimming to tennis and mini-golf. We are just a short distance from many of the island's interesting historic and natural resources. You'll never get bored of Barbados!

Please see for more information regarding the hotel.

 More match info
Please note that the pre-match is only available to Regional Directors, Match Officials, Sponsors and other persons specifically authorized by the Match Director (rule 6.6.2).

Unless there are exceptional circumstances, other persons will not be permitted to shoot the pre-match.

ALL competitors must be approved by their Regional Director prior to commencement of the pre-match.


The courses of fire will not be published on our website, until July 18th, 2019 at the earliest.

Please note that the courses of fire published here and/or in the official match booklet are not necessarily identical or final, as changes are often made during the official physical course inspection and approval process.

However, all changes, if any, will be completed prior to commencement of the pre-match.

Contact us:

If there are any queries please contact me at or call (246) 232-5577.

Yours truly

Kevin Grant

Director - Smoking Barrels