Crimson Trace

May 29, 2013 |
"Patriots Assemble" For Zombies in the Heartland-Pandemic 2013

Grand Island, NE - "Patriots Assemble!" is the rally cry as Zombie hunters are called to register for Zombies in the Heartland - Pandemic 2013 / 3 gun match presented by Hornady, Magpul and the Nebraska National Guard from May 31 through June 2, 2013 at the Heartland Public Shooting Park in Grand Island, Nebraska. Registration is limited and filling fast at http://zombiesintheheartland.com/fees-and-registration.

Back by popular demand, the match will feature 10 competitive stages, and five side match stages. Event sponsors will provide new and reactive zombie targets developed specifically for this match, with most targets falling over, moving, or exploding. Shooters will compete with pistol, rifle and shotgun. For a complete list of rules/equipment requirements, please go to the Zombie Guide aka Rules and Regulations at: http://www.zombiesintheheartland.com/general-zombie-guide/

For comprehensive event information, visit: http://zombiesintheheartland.com or follow on Facebook at facebook.com/ZombiesinTheHeartland.

Kids (and adult kids) will be able to shoot the optional CQZ (Close Quarter Zombies) Shoot House that will be open to the public. The CQZ Shoot House will feature a maze of walls, smoke, lights, sound, and reactive zombie targets. Competitors will be armed with an airsoft M-4 with green laser and over 100 rounds of airsoft ammunition. Access to the Shoot House costs an additional $5, with proceeds donated to a military affiliated charity.

Event sponsors include the following:

Match Sponsors
• Hornady
• Magpul
• Nebraska National Guard

Door Prize Sponsor
• MTM Case-Gard

Lunch Sponsor
• Cabela's

Costume Contest Sponsor
• Ruger

Division Sponsors
• Open: Swarovski
• Tactical: Nightforce
• Amateur: American Reaper Arms
• Ladies: XS Sights
• Junior: Brownells
• Senior: Slidefire

Event Sponsors
• ATK
• Cheaper than Dirt
• Direct Impulse Design
• Guns & Ammo Magazine
• IdeaBank Marketing
• Laserlyte
• Midway USA
• Plano
• S&W
• Sonic Boom Targets
• Under Armour
• Warne

Stage Sponsors

Bass Pro
Beretta
Birchwood Casey
Blade-Tech
Bushnell
Colt
Daniel Defense
Eotech
Ergo Grips
Exeter Arms
FLIR
FNH
GI Loan
GSM Outdoor
H&H Distributing
Horton Archery
Kaboom Targets
Leupold
MidSouth Shooters Supply
Mossberg
Nordic Components
Peltor
Platte Valley State Bank
POF-USA
Primary Weapons Systems
Rock River Arms
Stag Arms
Starline Brass
STI Firearms
Taurus
Trijicon
Vortex Optics



Supporting Sponsors

Aimpoint
Badger Ordnance
Battle Arms Development
Buck Knives
Frog Lube
GA Precision
Garmin
Geissele
Gerber
Glock
HMT Marketing
Hodgdon
LE Targets
Manners Stocks
MGM Targets
Nebraska Star Beef
ORCA Coolers
Outdoor Channel
RCBS
Sierra Bullets
Silencer Co.
Surefire
Tuff Products
Walther
Zeiss
Zombie Industries


Operated under the Parks and Recreation Department of Grand Island, Nebraska, the Heartland Public Shooting Park is the largest and most complete public shooting facility in the Midwest. The facility hosts regional and national events, drawing shooters from around the world. For further information, visit http://www.grand-island.com/index.aspx?page=44.
Contact:
Bill Starkey
Superintendent
Heartland Public Shooting Park
billst@grand-island.com