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2024 African Handgun

September 20 – 29, 2024
Matlosana, South Africa.

Match Sponsor

Firearms Information

Find all the information you need to know to bring your firearms to South Africa, Storage and Transport.

Schedule of Events

All the important dates: IROA and MISIA Seminars, Registration, Opening and Closing Ceremonies and more!


South Africa is a magic land of infinite wonders that you have to explore! Explore all available accomodations.

ON TARGET – Official Tourism Operator

Transportation | Accomodations | Firearm Logistics
VIP African Experience

The Range

The Frontier Shooting Range is one of the best shooting facilities in the Country.

Make sure you read all information about the range, facilities and procedures.

About the 2024 African Handgun Championship

IPSC and SAPSA Welcome You to South Africa! 

The 2024 AHC will serve as the perfect Level IV IPSC match for preparation for the 2025 Handgun World Shoot. Don’t miss the opportunity to compete against the world’s best!

600+ Competitors from 50 Countries

Range Location

The match will be held at the Frontier Shooting Range in Potchefstroom, South Africa.

Important Dates

Sept. 22: Pre-Match Day 1
Sept. 24: Opening Ceremony
Sept. 25: Main Match Day 1
Sept. 29: Awards Ceremony

Tourism South Africa

South Africa is here to welcome all visitors with many attractions, great food and wonderful people!


Before contacting Match Organizers, please check this page for more info.

Match Registration

To shoot this match, please Contact your Regional Director HERE.

Schedule of Events

Important Deadlines and all the Information About the Match - click HERE.

News and Updates

Stay Informed with Everything That Is Happening.

MISIA Seminars

Click HERE to Register to the MISIA Seminars.

​”It is with immense pleasure that I invite you all to the 2024 African Handgun Championship – we can’t wait to see you and introduce you to all the natural wonders Africa has to offer”

Johnny Loupellis

Match Director

The Host City

Welcome to Matlosana

The City of Matlosana is conformed by three adjacent towns: Stilfontein, Klerksdorp and Orkney.

The city is full of wonderful natural sight seeings, historical sites, museums, shopping and restaurants.

Match News and Important Updates

Official Apparel

Official Apparel

2024 IPSC LEVEL IV AFRICA CHAMPS HANDGUN APPAREL NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE:New Name and Flag Customization including three different designs to choose from.To order yours now, CLICK HEREDeadline will be 30 August 2024

African VIP Experience

African VIP Experience

Match organizers have partnered with ON TARGET Logistics and Lodging to provide all attendees to the match the Ultimate African Experience. Some of the services available are: Transportation from and to the airport, hotels and the range Accomodation bookings Firearm...


IPSC Level IV Matches are the highest level of IPSC continental competition and competitors must be active IPSC members of their respective Regions, in good standing and approved by their Regional Directors

If you wish to attend and compete on this match, you can contact your Regional Director with the option below

I would like to shoot the match. Can you give me a slot?

No. You must apply for a slot from the Regional Director of your Region of residence.

I am a Regional Director but I cannot shoot the Pre-Match. Can I transfer my slot to another party from my Region?

No. The Regional Director’s slot is not transferable. It can only be used by the Regional Director or by his official delegate representing him at the IPSC Assembly when the Regional Director is personally unable to attend.

My friends and I are sponsored by a company. Can we register a team under their name?

No. At Level IV and higher IPSC competitions, teams can only be registered under the name of the Region. However, subject to the approval of your Regional Director, you might be permitted to wear shirts or logos supplied by your sponsor.

I want to shoot with my friend from another region. How can I arrange this?

His or Her Regional Director and yours must both submit a written request to the Match Organizers.

My friends and I would like to form a team. Who should I contact?

Team requests are only accepted from Regional Directors. Note that each Region can only field one team in each Division and Division/Category listed in Appendix A1 of the rulebooks.

Where can I obtain information about being a Match Sponsor?

Please send an email to [email protected]


If you want to shoot the 2024 African Handgun Champsionship, your first point of contact is always your Regional Director.
Find your Region’s e-mail address HERE

Contact the Match Director at [email protected]