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My second experience with a GSSF match

Discussion in 'GSSF' started by MotoGlock, Jan 19, 2013.


  1. I believe I would make a pretty darn good R.O. :supergrin:
     
  2. Good. I am trying to make you, Chad, and Scott feel particulary guilty so that you'll all be certain to volunteer next time. :wavey:
     

  3. 1RoundEye

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    I knew where you were going with that comment. :upeyes:

    We'll see what happens next year. I was pretty tired after a week of SHOT Show and I'm not sure I would have been able to provide the happy go lucky attitude that Moto would have been looking for. I just think that if they required all ROs to have at least shot one match, and to have read the rule book that things would go a lot better.

    There have been multiple occasions where the ROs have not been as competent as Kitty which resulted in a "disagreement" about scoring and/or squading procedures. :whistling:
     
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  4. Comrade Bork

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    All of the award guns GSSF puts out in an entire year does not match the number of guns Glock itself puts out the door in one 8-hour shift!

    In the greater scheme of things, GSSF is hardly a blip on the Glock radar.

    GSSF is an exercise in Advertising, Public Relations, and Customer support.

    As with all such activities, they are not a profit center. Any company does them for the sake of indirect benefits that are difficult to quantify.

    I guess Glock believes GSSF is worth it, otherwise they would have pulled the plug on it sometime during the 22 years GSSF has been doing matches. :dunno:

    :upeyes:
     
  5. SMLR

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    I agree, GSSF is great for new shooters, but it also make those of us that shoot IDPA and USPSA better shooters.

    I give GSSF full credit for making me a better all-round shooter as it keeps me honest in the accuracy department.

    In disciplines like USPSA you can overcome poor accuracy, at least to a degree, by shooting faster.

    To win in GSSF you have to be accurate.
     
  6. mike g35

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    Moto, if you TRUELY want to enjoy GSSF you must first bet "ede" on the plates. Trust me, from then on out every match will be interesting. LOL :)


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  7. PM720

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    Vegas Baby!
    I just bet RoundEye on scores, loser buys lunch. I should be eating for free for quite some time! :whistling: :rofl::rofl::rofl:

    Scott
     
  8. 1RoundEye

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    Oh, it's so on!!! :steamed:

    I don't care if I have to put one in a "No Shoot" while pasting your targets, you'll get yours... :tongueout: :tongueout: :tongueout:
     
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  9. PM720

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    Vegas Baby!
    :bringiton: :duel: :poke: :rofl: Good thing we're friends! chad? chAD?? CHAD??? :nailbiting: :outtahere:
     
  10. 1RoundEye

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    :tempted:

    :50cal:
     
  11. mike g35

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  12. fg17

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    I know this thread is a little old. But I thought I would chime in anyway. GSSF is the reason I bought my first glock. I love the format. Although I have had training in the military and have taken a tactical shooting course, when I am shooting for enjoyment I have no desire to run n gun and navigate an obstacle course, I just want to shoot. I also compete in a local indoor league. So to each his own. I support all of the shooting sports.
     
  13. ede

    ede Bama's Friend

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    you're lucky I feel sorry for children in need and dumbasses or I'd took your bet and your money.
     
  14. mikey357

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    But Ed, tell us how you feel about Children who ARE Dumbazzes?!?! LOL! Shoulda' taken the $$$, my friend!... :) ....mikey357