The 4 rules of gun safety
The 1st Rule of Gun Safety - The Gun Is Always Loaded!
The 2nd Rule of Gun Safety - Never Point A Gun At Something You're Not Prepared To Destroy!
The 3rd Rule of Gun Safety - Keep Your Finger Off The Trigger Until Your Sights Are On The Target!
The 4th Rule of Gun Safety - Always Be Sure Of Your Target And What Is Behind It!
All matches at FRIDPA are conducted using a COLD RANGE.
Firearms must be:
2. holstered or bagged at all times
3. hammer/striker down on a empty chamber/empty cylinder
4. no magazine inserted
You may only handle your firearm at the direction of a Safety Officer (SO) or in the designated Safe Area. You may not handle any ammunition or loaded magazines in the Safe Area.
Violation of the COLD RANGE will result in a match disqualification.
Match Conduct Safety Course©
Shooters new to IDPA must attend a full Match Conduct Safety Course©; late arrivals for the course are not allowed to join the course in progress nor shoot the match.
Front Range IDPA©