Information for Youth Participants
The contest will take place over five weeks - May 6 to June 3
Age divisions will be Junior, Intermediate, and Senior.
We will follow the same guidelines as the state muzzleloader match but only use the scores from the 6 bull target.
One score per week will be tallied. Participants will have all week to shoot and their score to be verified by a certified shooting sports leader.
A score can be submitted for each week (i.e. a maximum of five scores can be recorded). The top three scores will count towards the participant's final total.
The top 10 shooters in each age division will receive a pin in recognition of their accomplishment. The pins will be sent to the County Extension Office after the final scores have been tallied and posted to the website.
Information for Extension Staff & Shooting Sports Volunteers
Match Rules & Course of Fire
There will be two classes in the muzzleloader discipline.
All shooting events are for off-hand muzzleloader rifles. Pistols are not allowed. Only open iron sights will be allowed. Cross sticks will be allowed on designated targets. Percussion cap/.209 primers are allowed and black or synthetic black powder maybe used.
TARGETS: 25 yards, six bull target – 5 shots, juniors may use cross sticks.
Treat a misfire or failure to fire with extreme care, keeping the gun pointed down range and wait at least 30 seconds. Immediately notify the range commander of any malfunctions.