The RE Factor Challenge is designed to test your pistol shooting capabilities.  The drill will test your speed, accuracy, trigger manipulations and reload times.

Anyone who is able to meet the drill standard will receive the RE Factor Tactical Challenge patch.  This patch is not available for purchase and is available only to those who successfully meet the drill standard with video proof.  Your name will be published on our website unless requested otherwise.

 

Video Requirements

In the video you must provide:

  • Proof of distance (using a measuring tape)
  • Proof of time (using a shot timer)
  • Proof of hits (show before and after of the target)

Target

This drill is to be conducted on the Essentials Target

Distance

Distance for this drill is 5 yards

Starting position

The shooter starts facing downrange, facing the target.  The shooter will have a pistol holstered.  The type of holster does not matter.  The type of pistol used does not matter.

The shooter will have their hands either in the surrender position, or with their hands down by their sides.  The shooter MAY NOT have their hand starting on the weapon.

The weapon will have a round chambered and one round in the loaded magazine.

In addition, the shooter will have two magazines on their side, one with four rounds and one with two rounds.

The Drill

At the buzzer, the shooter will draw and fire two rounds to the #1 circle, reload, fire four rounds to the #7 rectangle, reload, fire two rounds to the #12 rectangle.

Scoring

Successful completion of this drill is any time under 7 seconds with no misses.

Current Patch Holders

  1. @thejayraff – 4.44 – TOP TIME
  2. Alan Elam (From Surefire)- 4.62
  3. Mike MacCubbin- 5.03
  4. Jake Denno- 5.28
  5. Brice Silveria (Quantico Tactical)- 5.29
  6. Brandon Wright- 5.35 
  7. @T1CS “Jared C”- 5.53
  8. @Amy.556 – 5.82
  9. Scott Jedlinski  “Modern Samurai” – 5.88
  10. Brian Popelas- 5.93
  11. Greg Rubio – 6.01
  12. Sean Griffith- 6.09
  13. Sam Ghormley- 6.10
  14. Mike B. – 6.17
  15. Carl Mohns – 6.26
  16. Matt Fluegge – 6.26
  17. Kodiak MPDSWAT(ret.)”- 6.28
  18. Nick Makowski (Texas Department of Public Safety) – 6.34
  19. Craig McElhaney- 6.37
  20. Greg Neitsch – 6.40
  21. John Stoner (Cola Warrior) – 6:41
  22. FBI SWAT Agent (Name withheld)- 6.41
  23. Chase Rogers – 6.43
  24. Chris Long (@cannon762) – 6:44
  25. FBI HRT Operator (Name withheld)- 6.46
  26. L.P.- 6.53
  27. Joshua Armstrong / Valiant Arms- 6.53
  28. Matt Little (@greybeard_actual) – 6:57
  29. Alex Murray, US Coast Guard- 6.59
  30. Nick Forney: 6:59
  31. Ryan Mowrer- 6.60
  32. McGrath Fort Lauderdale Police Department: 6.64
  33. Adam Simon- 6.66
  34. Shawn Thomas – 6.68
  35. Brantin Perkins- 6.71
  36. JSOC Member (name withheld)- 6.72
  37. Joey Hsiao – 6.76
  38. Special Agent Homeland Security Investigations – 6.76
  39. Chase Cejka  – 6.77
  40. Tyler Clark (Mount Vernon Police Department) – 6.77 
  41. Austin Aylward – 6.77
  42. Jake Lewis – 6.79
  43. S.W Chao / ROC(Taiwan) Armed Forces – 153rd infantry regiment – 6.80
  44. Jeremy Wang- 6.81
  45. Jake Morales- 6.81
  46. Cody West – 6.82
  47. Michael Hiday (Jacksonville, FL Sheriff’s Office SWAT- 6.83
  48. Mike@65- 6.83
  49. K. Thompson, HPD- 6.84
  50. Christopher Garlock- 6.84
  51. Micah Kalt- 6:85
  52. Sam  Lerman (Quantico Tactical)- 6.87 
  53. David “Unicorn” Lang- 6.87
  54. Rev. Harrison Kone – 6.87
  55. Elias Anderson- 6.88
  56. Martin “Navy_Gunslinger” Kwong – U.S. Navy Action Shooting Team – 6.88
  57. Chad Strickland- 6.89
  58. Charles Osbon – 6.89
  59. Joshua Damme – 6.93
  60. Tom Reese- 6.97
  61. Steven Hellwig- 6.97
  62. Andrew Mahar – 6.98
  63. Josh “The Original” Taylor- 6.99
  64. Brian Lewis- 7.00
  65. Bjorn Lee Hitch – DOD Police – 6.71
  66. Drew #GunTherapy Hasty – 6.98