Indoor pistol shoot – members only

There will be an indoor pistol shoot on Saturday, January 28, 2023. Shoot starts ar 1PM. All participants must attend a safety briefing that will be held at 12 noon, before they can participate. The briefing will include an equipment check of firearms and holsters.

Firearms should have a 5″ barrel or shorter, suitable for concealed carry, semiauto or revolver.

Holsters must cover the trigger guard and be strong side hip carry, inside or outside of the waistband. NO SERPA holsters that require trigger finger manipulation to release the firearm. No appendix or shoulder holsters.

All firearms must be unloaded and cased before entering the clubhouse. Participants will be instructed during the safety briefing.  Anyone who misses the briefing will NOT BE ALLOWED TO SHOOT, so get there early.

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450 Magnum Express

If anyone uses this round, please contact Jim at 518-573-7696. I am looking for information about it.


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New Applicants

Richard Hummer and Taylor Douglas – Greenville, NY

Margaret Galvin – Cornwallville, NY

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NYS 16 hour Pistol Permit Training Class – February Schedule

Saturday, February 18, 2023 – 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Sunday, February 19, 2023 – 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Coxsackie Sportsmen’s Club

NYS 16 hour Pre Licensing Firearms Safety Training Course

COST: $325.00 (includes loaner firearm, ammunition, eye/ear protection, targets, lunch, snacks, coffee, and water).

New pistol permit applicants are required by NYS to take a 16hr training course with 2hrs of live fire. The class will be divided into Saturday and Sunday, 9hrs each day, with the range portion taking place on Sunday. You MUST attend BOTH days and pass the written exam to receive full credit for the course. All ammunition, targets, range fees, firearm loan, eye and ear protection will be provided and is included with course registration. Registration is non-refundable and you must pay a $100 deposit in advance in to be registered for the course.

This course is required for NEW pistol permit applicants and anyone wishing to have their restrictions removed on their current pistol permit in NYS. It will be taught by our NRA and Greene County Duly Authorized certified professional firearms instructors with decades of experience. You do NOT need to take this course if you already hold an UNRESTRICTED NYS pistol permit.

Applicants must NOT be a prohibited person regarding firearm ownership (I.E., you cannot be a felon, be convicted of domestic violence, etc.).

Topics covered will include basic firearm safety, maintenance, cleaning, safe storage, transportation, firearm-specific laws, situational awareness, interacting with law enforcement, and more. Students who do not pass the written test with an 80% and/or are unable to show the ability to safely handle and use a handgun will not pass the course.

Both days are from 8:00 AM from 5:00 PM with a working lunch around noon. The instructors will give a light presentation during lunch to get through the material.

Successful completion of our course will result in a certificate valid to submit with your New York State pistol permit application or removal of restrictions on an existing restricted pistol permit in Greene and Albany Counties.

You can register for this course by calling 518-573-7696. A deposit of $100 to Coxsackie Sportsmens Club, PO Box 213, Coxsackie, NY 12051 must be received before the start date. The balance can be paid by cash or check at the class. Class capacity is limited to 15.

Club location:

97 Reservoir Road

West Coxsackie, NY  12192

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Timothy Albright Sr.

We regret to inform you of the passing of member Timothy Albright Sr.

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