A selection of views from the Extreme Benchrest competition in Phoenix Arizona. Oct 2015. It's almost certainly the USA's biggest airgun event and competition. Gilbert Distribution and the Omega Compressor were there.
We're just back from the Extreme Benchrest event in Phoenix, Arizona. What an amazing set of competitions. 120 airgunners from around the world turned up for ExB, held at the Rio Solada shooting range just to the NE of the city, in the foothills of the Superstition Mountains. The Omega compressor was there, filling tanks and bottles in temperatures ranging from 35C to 41C. Hot! Hot! Hot! Giant air conditioning units helped cool down the main tent, as did 2,000 bottles of water, donated by Basha's, a local supermarket chain. Even the condiments at the burger bar had to be in a bucket of ice! The shooting attracted crowds of spectators, particularly the popular 25 yards Speed Silhouette: This