Holyoke Revolver Club

Junior Membership

Junior members must be at least 13 years of age.  (Younger applicants may interview with the Junior Coach if they intend on joining the Junior Team.  Please email the coach to make an appointment, Coach@HolyokeRevolverClub.com 

Juniors are sponsored by a club member or enter through the Junior Shooting Team and their membership fee is free. 

Up to ninety days prior to their 18th birthday, they must apply for Adult Membership.  Juniors that already belong to the club, and are transitioning to Adult must have their Firearms Identification Card (FID).  The Adult fee will be prorated according to the month of their birthday.

Before a Junior becomes a member they MUST Attend AND PASS the NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Course given at Holyoke Revolver Club. This course is separate from membership.  

The fee for this course is $125.00.  CLICK HERE to sign up.

Junior applicants must attend the HRC Range Safety Training and Orientation (RST&O) and then attend a members’ meeting to be voted in by the membership.  Please CLICK HERE to sign up and review the schedule for the RST&O class. The down payment of $25.00 will be refunded upon joining the club.

Members’ meetings are held the first Wednesday of each month at 7:00 P.M. at the club – (check the calendar prior to attending).


Practical matches are held on the second Saturday of each month. New shooters should arrive at 9 a.m. for safety instruction. Participants should bring a centerfire pistol or revolver and 100-150 rounds of ammunition, extra magazines and speedloaders, an OWB Holster (outside the waistband), a baseball cap along with eye and ear protection. Dan Jones is in charge. Volunteers are always needed to set up the stages please arrive at 8 a.m.


Bench Rest Rifle shooting season in now underway.
Bench rest shooting is a sport in which very accurate and precise rifles are shot at paper targets from a rest or bench from a sitting position.
Bench-rest competitions are held on the first and second Saturday (and the 5th Saturday if there is one).
Set up time is 9am. Matches start at 10am sharp.
The cost of the competition is $1.00 per target.
Please go to the Bench Rest page for more information. Check the Calendar for the latest dates.


The Holyoke Revolver Club has affiliations with both the National Rifle Association and the Gun Owners Action League of Massachusetts. We highly recommend that our members support these two valuable Associations.

Please check Club Info & News for more information.


Dave Sparko conducts fun shoots on Tuesday evenings at the club. Competitors shoot .22 pistols at steel plates and a “Dueling Tree” of spinning targets, trying to move all of the discs to the opponent’s side of the tree. Match schedules will be posted on the club’s website and calenda

"Holyoke Revolver Club" is a 501©4 non-profit organization

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