Pandemic 2013: 3 Gun Match

May 24, 2013

Patriots Assemble: Zombies in the Heartland - Pandemic 2013 / 3 Gun Match May 31 June 2


“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.

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.

Click here for comprehensive event information, or follow on Facebook.

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:

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

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

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

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

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. Click here for further information.