California Tactical Shooting Academy is proud to present one of the most active shooting competition schedules in the entire state of California. We host weekly shooting content every Sunday for different sanctioned clubs, including The Deadwood Boys Club, The Steel Challenge Club, The Rifle and X3 Gun Club, and The Active Shooter Club.
Cowboy Action Shooting Club
Single Action Shooting Society (S.A.S.S.) Cowboy Action shooting is a 3 gun action steel sport using 19th century firearms and wearing 19th century cowboy style clothing while shooting at steel targets. The match is designed for all levels of shooting experience. We also offer a safe, family friendly environment while providing an enjoyable low stress atmosphere. This is a great entry level activity for people who have never shot firearms.
Steel Challenge Club
The Steel Challenge is a speed shooting competition governed by the Steel Challenge Shooting Association (SCSA) that consists of eight standardized stages with steel targets, ranging in size from 10″ (25 cm) round plates to 18×24″ (45×60 cm) square plates. Competitors are scored solely by the time it takes them to complete each stage, and the match winner is the competitor with the lowest overall time.
Deadwood Boys Low Light Match
The Deadwood Boys Low Light Match is Southern California’s premier low-light match held at the California Tactical Academy. This match will feature 6 stages that will test your shooting skills in a low-to-no light environment. This match is not for beginner shooters, so a current USPSA membership and classification or pre-approval by the MD will be required. On-site registration for the match opens at 1630, a mandatory shooters meeting will take place at 1800, and shooting will start at 1815. We will be BBQing hamburgers and hot dogs and we will have sodas and waters as well.
Deadwood Boys Club
Deadwood Boys is the premier USPSA club in SoCal, located at the California Tactical Academy range in Piru, California. The club offers two types of competitions, Level I USPSA Match with Classifier and Level I USPSA Match with (No Classifier). These events alternate every other weekend with the Classifier events running on the 1st and the 3rd Sunday and the No Classifier events on the 2nd and 4th Sunday. Competition starts at 7:00 AM on-site signups runs until 11:00 AM.
Deadwood Boys Spring Shootout
The Deadwood Boys Spring Shootout is a Level I USPSA trophy match that consists of 8 total stages with a round count of around 250. This year’s DWB Spring Shootout will be held at CTA on May 5, 2019!
X3 Multi-Gun & Rifle Matches
Join us for the #1 Gun Match in Southern California the X3 Multi-Gun & Rifle. This match will feature 6 stages that combine close quarters and precision shooting, as well as long distance target engagement up to 400 yards.
Piru Action Pistol Club Matches
Join the the Piru Action Pistol Club a fast-paced steel match that combines the movement of an action sport with thrill of shooting at reactionary steel targets.
California Steel Challenge State Championships
California Wheel Burners
The California Wheel Burners are a friendly shooting club that was originally formed in 1994 for the purpose of promoting “action” shooting in the Los Angeles area. We are affiliated with the International Confederation of Revolver Enthusiasts (ICORE) and offer a standardized “classifier” stage at each match. ICORE is an international sanctioning body which promotes revolver-only shooting at local, regional, national and international competitions. ICORE governs classifications, rules and a championship program dedicated to the exclusive support of wheel gun enthusiasts.
Precision Rifle Matches
Our Precision Rifle matches will consist of 4-6 stages with challenging targets from pistol distance to over 800 yards. The round count is will be around 60-100 rounds but of course, it is dependent on how well you shoot. More misses means you might need to plan on more ammunition. Each stage requiring between 5 to 10 rounds.