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2017 Registration
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presented by

Tacflow Academy

SNIPERFEST, now in its sixth year, started out as only an idea but has grown into one of the premier sniper training events in the country. Instructors and Students come in from all over the country to train and compete. Deputy Michael Puente from MCSO, (TACFLOW Lead Instructor and newly appointed Co-Chair to the ATOA Sniper SME Committee) has been the driving force behind the scenes.

* Limited to Active Law Enforcment, Military, and DOC *


New this Year!

April 3, 2016


Hosted by

Arizona Tactical Officers Association

Sponsored By

CowTown Range Arizona

TacVille Training Center

SAC Firearms


Vortex Optics

Tango Down

Point Blank Body Armor

Arizona Tactical

Diamondback Police Supply

Dynamic Research Technologies

Concerned Veterans for America

Laura Fogarty Tactical Photography




Keynote Speakers

Monday April 4th

Keynote Speakers & Vendor Show- TacVille Training Center


Day 1 Presentations are open to all active Law Enforcement, Military, and Corrections officers.
The price for Day 1 only is $25 or $15 for ATOA Members.


0800-0830 ♦ Registration and Check In

Surprise PD Debrief

50 Cal Deployment at a VBIED- Senior Corporal Mark Lang, Dallas SWAT

Lessons Learned, Training Applied downrange- Randy DeHay, United States Army- 7th Special Forces Group
Laws and Legal as it pertains to the Tactical Community Eugene P. Ramirez, Attorney at Law

Speaker Bios


Dallas Police Department Attack Armored Vehicle


Training & Competition

Tuesday April 5th & Wednesday April 6th

CowTown Range

More information coming soon!






Dates & Location

April 4th - 6th/ AZ

TacVille Training Center
750 E. Covey Ln #130
Phoenix, AZ 85024

CowTown Range
10402 West Old Carefree Highway
Peoria, AZ 85383


DAY 1 - Keynote Speakers & Vendor Show- TACVILLE TRAINING CENTER

DAY 2 & 3- Training & Sniper Competition- Cowtown Range


Attendee Pricing

  • Day 1 Speakers Only- $25 ($15 for ATOA Members)
    • Limited to 140 Attendees
    • Open to all current LE/ MIL/ DOC personnel - No prior sniper experience necessary.
  • Day 1- 3 Full Training & Competition - $110 ($55 for ATOA Members)
    • Competition is Limited to 60 Competitors
    • Pre-requisite- participants at a minimum must have successfully passed a reputable basic sniper course.

Gear List

  • All gear and equipment that you would deploy with on a sniper deployment
  • Assigned precision rifle- no large calibers (.308 preferred)
  • 200 rounds rifle ammunition (+/-) per team
  • Pistol
  • 200 rounds pistol ammunition (+/-) per team
  • Sniper pack
  • Elbow and knee pads
  • Eye and ear protection
  • Spotting scope
  • Range finders
  • Data book
  • Note pad
  • Pen and Marker
  • Poncho
  • Sunblock
  • Bug spray
  • Hat
  • Food and Snacks

**Note** Water and Gatorade will be provided


We will have raffle drawings all 3 days of the Training and Competition.


Competitors are encouraged to bring their own teammate. If you do not have a teammate, we will try to pair you up with another attendee, however you run the risk of not having a partner if we have an odd number of competitors.

Hosted by

Arizona Tactical Officers Association



For questions, please email

Sponsored By

Lee Bay's Supply
Curtis Blue Line

Chambered USA
Bobro Engineering
5.11 Tactical

Mr Target Online
FX Tactical

Nammo Tactical Ammunition
Fisher Suppressors

Contact & Registration

Click the link below to visit the TACFLOW Store for registration and payment options.

For questions, please email



Past Events


2015 SniperFest Training & Competition

2011- 2014 Past Presenters & Instructors Include:

Steve Reichert

  • USMC Retired, Mile long kill shot with .50 caliber

Staff Sgt. David Lyons

  • USMC 1st EOD, Multiple tours in Iraq and Afghanistan Purple Heart recipient

Sgt. Collin Raaz

  • USMC Scout Sniper, 2 tours in Afghanistan, Purple Heart recipient

Dr. Lyman Hazelton

  • NASA scientist and ballistics expert

Rigo Durazo

  • Founder of TACFLOW, Director of Combative Training for CRAFT International

Phil Hayes

  • Maricopa County Sheriff's Office, holds several national records for long distance shooting

Mark Lang

  • Dallas SWAT, Developed Police Sniper Response to a Public Venue™, CRAFT International & TACFLOW Lead Instructor


SNIPERFEST has been featured in local and national media, including:

American Rifleman Sniperfest Article

American Rifleman

Combat Tactics Magazine Summer 2013

Combat Tactics Summer 2013

Fox 10 News

FOX 10 News

Combat Tactics Magazine Summer 2012

Combat Tactics Summer 2012

Blackwater Tactical Article

Blackwater Tactical


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