2022 Pan American
Handgun Championship
Polk County, Florida

September 11-21, 2022

Main Match Countdown








Official Match Sponsor

The Pan American Handgun Championship is Back!

“We are very happy and ready to welcome everybody in 2022”

Frank Garcia, Match Director

Schedule of Events

Pre-Match: Sept. 14-15
Opening Ceremony: Sept. 16
Main Match: Sept. 17-20
Awards Ceremony: Sept. 21

Range Location

The match will be held at the Universal Shooting Academy facility in Frostproof, Florida, USA.

Tourism Florida

Florida 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.

News and Updates

Stay Informed with Everything That Is Happening in PAHC.


Polk County has many accomodations and specials rates for competitors – click HERE to check them out!

Permits and Ammo

Information on ATF Import Permit Form 6 NIA and match Ammo: click HERE

Match Registration

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


Stay Tuned! Coming Soon Squadding for Pre and Main Match will be announced – check with your Regional Director for more details.

MISIA Seminars

Click HERE to Register to the MISIA Seminars.

Match News and Important Announcements

IMPORTANT: Dates, Times and Locations Updates

IMPORTANT: Dates, Times and Locations Updates

Updates on Match Registration and Gun Check:   All Match Registration and Gun Check will be done at the Range   Pre-Match Registration and Gun Check: Sept 13 Time: From 1:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Main-Match Registration and Gun check: Sept 15 Morning from...

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IMPORTANT: ATF Import Permit Form 6 NIA

IMPORTANT: ATF Import Permit Form 6 NIA Import must be applied for by April 30. The application must be prepared in duplicate. The signature required by question 15 must be in ink on both copies. Other entries must be printed in ink or be typewritten. All required...

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Welcome to Central Florida

Welcome to Polk County, Florida’s Sweetest Spot for epic outdoor adventures, incredible eats and Sunshine State attractions! Here, you can experience the best that Lakeland and Winter Haven have to offer while escaping the crowds found in larger cities. From wide open spaces to exhilarating thrill rides at nearby theme parks, we have it all. Let us help you plan a Central Florida vacation.

Official Match Sponsor

Range Information

The Universal Shooting Academy practical shooting school is located in Frostproof, Florida, USA, less than one hour south of Orlando’s world famous Walt Disney world and many other attractions. You may arrange to fly into Miami International Airport, located four hours south of the academy or Orlando International Airport, located one hour north. You will need to provide your own transportation.

Range Address

Universal Shooting Academy 

4330 C. R. 630 East Frostproof,
Florida 33843 USA

(863) 635-3425

Driving Directions

Directions from Tampa – Hwy. 60 east to Lake Wales. Turn south on U.S. 27. Go 10 miles to Hwy. 630A. Turn left (east) toward Frostproof. Go 1-1/2 miles to stop sign. Turn left onto Hwy. 630 East. Go 8-1/2 miles. The academy is on the right side of the highway.

Directions from Miami – Take Florida Turnpike north to Yee-Haw Junction (Hwy. 60). Take State Road #60 west 26 miles to State Road #630 toward Frostproof. Go 8 miles. The academy is on the left side of the highway.

Directions from Orlando Airport – Bee Line Expressway #528 West to the Florida Turnpike South. Go to exit #193 (Yee-Haw Junction). Take State Road #60 west 26 miles to State Road #630 toward Frostproof. Go 8 miles. The academy is on the left side of the highway.

Winter Haven is home to LEGOLAND® Florida Resort and more. Get on Winter Haven’s Chain of Lakes or experience the city’s award winning community theatre, lakeside restaurants and local (kid-friendly) brewery – Grove Roots Brewing Co. 


IPSC Level V Matches are the highest level of IPSC 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]


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