- The club was incorporated in 1960 in the State of Minnesota as a non-profit corporation. The club is managed by a group of officers and Board of Directors. Elections are held during the annual November business meeting. The club is affiliated with the NRA, CMP and the Minnesota Rifle and Revolver Association.
- The Club's purpose is to promote the art and science of accurate shooting and accurate rifles. Among the founding purposes of the Club is to "encourage, promote and sponsor, organized and supervised shooting matches". Organized and supervised shooting events are characterized by having a predefined course of fire, definitions of the firearms to be used, targets of some standard dimensions, and compiling of numerical scores.