A 501c3 Match Charity

The Gulf Coast Championship is charity match. All match profits and all raffle proceeds are donated to Homes for Our Troops (HFOT).

HFOT's Mission: To build and donate specially adapted custom homes nationwide for severely injured post-9/11 Veterans, to enable them to rebuild their lives.

HFOT is an A-rated charity with only 10% administrative cost. This a very worthy cause and we are honored to have the opportunity to support them.

We look forward to helping our sponsors advertise and impressing our shooters with an awesome raffle table! Thanks to our amazing sponsors, we are able to offer the following items on our raffle table. All shooters will be entered in the raffle. If you wish to purchase additional raffle tickets, you can do so at the information table any time during registration or at the match before the match concludes. Raffle proceeds are donated to HFOT.
Item Provided By
Mantis X10 Elite - Shooting Performance System MantisX
2x $200 Hunter's Gold HD Gift Certificates Hunter's Gold
Cold Hard CASH! That's right! Enter to win two chances for $250 Triple T Holsters and Make Ready Range Wear
Wilson Combat 5.56/223 GCC and Big Kountry Shooting
Primary Arms SLx 1X MicroPrism Scope - Green Illuminated ACSS Gemini 9mm Reticle Primary Arms
Mack Gen 2CL for Glock 17/19 PLUS: Flashlight Adaptor, Bipod, Brass catcher, and Red/green dot Marksman Indoor Range

2023 Sponsorship and Vendor Representation

Match Sponsorship and Vendor Representation are unique opportunities to reach out to participants from across the United States, and expose your business or service to a cross section of some of the most active competitive shooters in the South-central and Southwestern United States. If your business offers shooting accessories, shooting related activities, or even hunting products – match sponsorship and/or vendor representation is an advertising opportunity tailor made for you!


Need Ammo?

If you are worried about shooting this match because of the ammo shortage…. You’re in luck! Orr Tactical has provided boxes of 300 rounds for Gulf Coast Championship shooters shooting 9mm!

The Details:

Range Etiquette

Please do not speed on the range roads. If you are kicking up dust or rocks YOU ARE DRIVING TOO FAST.
Parking Attendants will direct you where to park at range PLEASE PARK WHERE DIRECTED.

Range Waiver

Everyone who enters the range MUST SIGN a waiver! If you have not completed a waiver please CLICK HERE and do so.

Match Location:


Wednesday, March 29th

0900 - 1700 - Setup of stages

Thursday, March 30th

0900 - 1300 - Finalize setup of stages
1200 - 1400 - Walk stages with SC
1630 - 1800 – Shooter check-in and inspection of stages

Friday, March 31th

0630 – Shooter check in, ROs stage prep
0700 – CRO final walk-through
0730 – Shooters’ Meeting followed by RO Meeting
0800 – Hammer down
1230 – Lunch break. Tacos by Debbie for $3 each at check-in area
1330 – Hammer down
1330 - 1700 – Shooter check-in

Saturday, April 1st

0630 – Shooter check in, ROs stage prep
0700 – Staff meeting and photo by the range lodge
0730 – Shooters’ Meeting
0800 – Hammer down for AM Shooters
0900 – 1100 Shooter check-in (PM Shooters)
1230 - 1300 – RO Lunch / target reset (lunch delivered to bays)
1330 – Hammer down for PM Shooters

Sunday, April 2nd

0730 – ROs stage prep
0800 – Hammer down for AM Shooters
1200 – Raffle drawing
1230 – 1300 - RO Lunch / target reset (lunch delivered to bays)
1330 – Hammer down for PM Shooters
1800 – or earlier - 1 hour arbitration period, then RO stage teardown
2023 Squad Matrix


The primary scoring mechanism for the match will be Practiscore.


Lainie from Hear Peace Custom Hearing Protection will be creating custom hearing protection during the match.

Nicole Early from Make Ready Range Wear will be in setup to show her new lines of range wear and glasses.

Triple T Holsters will be on site to meet all your holster needs! They create custom holsters here in Texas!


Questions not addressed here? Email us at info@gulfcoastchampionship.com
Snacks will be delivered to bays on Friday and Saturday around noon. Dinner will be served after the match.
We have not yet chosen a match hotel. Below are a few in the area, including a water park with a large amount of accommodations.

Splashway Campground

Distance From Range: 18 min (18 miles)
Splashway has cabins, cottages, and bunk houses with multiple rooms. They also have RV and tent sites.
Call: (979) 234-7718

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Columbus

Distance From Range: 17 min (15.4 miles)

Book: ihg.com
Call: (979) 733-9300

Columbus Inn

Distance From Range: 17 min (15.3 miles)
Call: (979) 732-5723

Americas Best Value Inn Columbus, TX

Distance From Range: 15 min (15 miles)
Book: redlion.com
Call: (979) 732-6293

La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Columbus TX

Distance From Range: 15 min (15 miles)
Call: (979) 733-0522

Baymont by Wyndham Columbus

Distance From Range: 15 min (15 miles)
Call: (979) 732-3785

Want to help? We are looking for ROs, CROs, and helper staff. We provide staff shirts, food, beverages, and lodging (double occupancy) for you while at the range!
Click Here to sign up today!

Looking for a great place to stay with friends? Checkout the cottages and cabins at the Splashway Campground!
Cottages sleep 5 and Cabins sleep 10 people. Click Here for more information.

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