I participated in the 2003 match and it was KICK ASS even if it did rain most of the day.
The Roanoke LE range is a beautiful facility high up in the Blue Ridge Mountains. AWESOME SCENERY. GREAT LUNCH. LOTS OF FREEBIES.
I can't remember but I think the 2003 match was the first of its kind.
Unless I'm mistaken the Special Olympics folks suffered from their own special brand of DUMBASS because at the 11th hour they started squawking about how they wouldn't accept proceeds from anything to do with guns. I'm guessing that they got over their insecurities?
Hey...what's the name of that place...the breakfast place? "Famous" something?