If you enjoy target shooting, then this event is for you! Registration is open for the 9th Annual Young Leader Pistol Shoot. The event will be held at the Carmi Rifle Club on Saturday, July 13. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m., and competition will begin at 9:00 a.m.
The .22 steel target shoot will include 6 unique stations, with both adult and youth classes (12 & over). Each station will feature 5 targets, with 5 relays at each target. Each relay is timed, with the lowest time dropped at each station.
Each shooter will have a chance at winning a Ruger Mark IV .22 target pistol, with the top 3 shooters in each class having additional chances. The pistol was donated by The Gun Room at Indian Creek RV in Norris City. Additional awards will be given to the top adult and top youth shooter.
Registration is $35 and includes lunch and drinks. Lunch for non-shooters is $10.
2019 Pistol Shoot sponsors are:
HARVEST SPONSORS – The Gun Room at Indian Creek RV, Citizens National Bank of Albion, COUNTRY Financial, Yesterday’s Drive-In & Catering, Botsch & Associates CPAs, Precision Crop Services, Farm Credit Illinois, Fairfield Memorial Hospital, Burnt Prairie Fertilizer, and the Carmi Rifle Club.
GROWTH SPONSORS – Carter Trucking, Consolidated Grain & Barge, Wabash Valley Service Company, and Dartt & Company, CPA. To download a registration form go to www.whitecfb.com/pistolshoot or stop by the White County Farm Bureau office at 304 E Robinson Street in Carmi.