2014 Missouri State Championship Backstoppers Challenge 

May 10, 2014. 

Ten Stages, Equipment Check, and Chrono.

This is a charity match to benefit the BackStoppers organization. We specifically keep our entry fee low at $75 so that you can bid on silent auction items and raffles.

Thank you all that came out and played this weekend and promoting the safe and responsible use of firearms. We had fun and raised lots of money for the BackStoppers.

Range: Arnold Rifle and Pistol Club (click for directions)

Match Director: Will Steffen

Assistant Match Director: Jere Wilmering

Assistant Match Director: Jeff Meyers

Assistant Match Director: Vince Winkeler

Area Coordinator: Mark Goede


2014 BackStoppers Results 

2014 Missouri State BackStoppers Challenge Chrono Information

Please send links to any Pictures or Video to vince@winkeler.com so that we can share with everyone!!

Click here for the Match Book with Stages As in years past you will be provided a printed copy on Saturday.

Match Schedule

Friday May 9th
8:30am - Staff Shoot (MD's and CSO's

11:00am - 4:30 - Match Registration Open
12:30pm - Friday PM Shooter meeting
1:00pm - Friday PM shoot start

6:00 - 8:00 Match Registration Open at Pear Tree Inn

Saturday May 10th

7:00 - 8:00 Registration Open at Range

8:00am Shooters Meeting

8:30am Match starts

Lunch will be announced at the halfway point in the match.  All stages stop.

Awards and raffles will be help after last shooter

Auction items

-Scar 16 - a $2500 value 
-KelTec KSG a $1000 value 
-XDM 9mm - a $709 value 
-STM Steel Media kit - a $340 value 
-Hornady Hot Tub Sonic Cleaner - a $450 value 
-3 STI Frames
-3 Crimson Trace Rails, 2 lasers, 1 light
- 5.11 stuff
-2 AP Custom AR-15's

This list will continue to grow, bring your check books to the match! Auction items check made out directly to the Backstoppers

Match Hotel

Pear Tree Inn Arnold - St. Louis - Arnold, MO

1201 Drury Lane - Arnold, MO, 63010 - P: 636-296-9600 F: 1-800-335-6098


Wake up to a free HOT! Breakfast! Choose from a selection of great breakfast items including scrambled eggs, biscuits & gravy, sausage, and make-your-own Belgian waffles. And don't forget the fresh fruit, bagels, juices, hot and cold cereals, toast, milk, coffee and tea. Served weekdays (Monday – Friday) from 6:00-9:30 a.m. and weekends (Saturday & Sunday) from 6:00-10:00 a.m.

MO State IDPA Championship
Group # 106662
$74.99 double occupancy

This is a tier three match open to the first 150 shooters

Registration closes Midnight Central April 18 2014 or when we reach 150 registrants

All Proceeds from this match will be donated to the BackStoppers organization

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About the BackStoppers

The BackStoppers provides needed financial support to the families of all police officers, firefighters, and publicly funded EMTs who have lost their lives performing their duty.

Rapid Response, Ongoing Assistance

Within hours of the death of a police officer, firefighter, publicly-funded paramedic, or EMT his or her family receives a check for $5,000 from The BackStoppers, with assurance of further help.


  • Assumption of financial obligations (i.e., mortgage payments, automobile payments, credit card debt, loan debt, taxes, insurance, etc.) as funding permits
  • Health and dental insurance, if needed
  • Elementary and secondary educational assistance grades K–12 (per child: $2,000 per year public, $4,000 per year private)
  • College/vocational tuition assistance to spouse/survivors
  • $1,000 payment to spouse at Christmas
  • $1,000 U.S. Savings Bonds to surviving children at Christmas and on birthday up to age 21
  • Miscellaneous assistance as approved by board of directors (i.e., home repairs, unusual medical expenses, etc.)
  • Financial counseling

These benefits are not all-inclusive and the amounts of assistance indicated are guidelines only and can be increased by the Board of Directors based upon need or other circumstances.

More infromation on the BackStoppers can be found at http://www.backstoppers.org/