Manatee Gun and Archery Club Hosts First Annual Florida State 1,000-Yard Gong Championship
October 22 & 23, 2011
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LOCATIONManatee Gun and Archery Club
1805 Logue Road
Myakka City, FL 34251
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There will be a maximum of 12 Benches/Shooters per relay
There will be maximum 60 shooters/day
There will be a maximum of 5 Relays/day-Relays 1-5
|Targets:||8” Painted swinging Gongs at 1,000 yards|
|Rifles:||30 Caliber max|
|Bench Rest:||Must be two-piece|
|Wind Flags:||Will be provided|
Two Day Match Fees: $90
Camping Available: $10/day
Reservations must be received by October 12, 2011.
Fees for any entries received after October 12 will be $65 per day.
No reservations will be accepted after 12:00 (noon) on October 21.
Applications for multiple relays will only be accepted if space is available after noon on October 21 and then on a 1st come 1st served basis.
Relay & Bench Assignments
At 15:00 (3:00PM) on October 21st all paid entries will be entered in a random drawing for daily relay and bench assignments. Both relay and bench assignment will change daily.
CASH PRIZE MONEY
|The total cash purse will be 50% of the total entry fees.|
|Each Relay winner will receive 1% of the total cash purse|
|Each Daily Shoot Off|
|All 1st & 2nd place relay winners compete|
|1st Shoot-Off Winner||11% of the total cash purse|
|2nd Place Shoot-Off Winner||6% of the total cash purse|
|3rd Place Shoot-Off Winner||3% of the total cash purse|
|1,000 Yard Gong Championship|
|All relay winners compete|
|1st Shoot-Off Winner||16% of the total cash purse|
|2nd Place Shoot-Off Winner||9% of the total cash purse|
|3rd Place Shoot-Off Winner||5% of the total cash purse|
|Daily cash prize drawings||10% of the total cash purse|
|ALL Daily Shooters included|
Benchrest Safety Procedures will be used.
All Bolts MUST be out of rifles until Match Range Master instructs them to be inserted. Bolts MUST be removed before rifles are removed from bench.
Adjacent Benches will be paired in a relay team with the lowest number bench being the “A” shooter and the other bench being the “B” shooter.
There will be 5 minutes for sight in before each relayMatch Relay
Relay 1A: 10min
- “A" Shooter-clean gong 2 shots as sighters and 8 shots for score at clean Gongs
- “B" Shooter-dirty gong 2 shots as sighters and 8 shots for score
Relay 1B shoots clean gongs
Relay 1A shoots dirty gongs
Total number of shots for score/day/shooter is 16The Non-shooter will spot for shooter
Next relay will set up on benches while gongs are repainted
Process will repeat until all shooters have shot.
Steve Krauss at 813-641-8608 or at email@example.com for entry forms.
Make Checks payable to Manatee Gun & Archery Club
Credit Cards will not be accepted