"Mother Lode 2008 World Index Championship"
"Bob Mernickle Challenge"
April 19th & 20th, 2008
Hosted by: Dan & Colby Qualls (209) 847-0483
Don Mowery (510) 886-6085
The contest is to be an "Open Traditional"
Index contest with the events as follows:
Sat,- Wax on Standard Silhouette: Standing @ 8', Step up wax, Standing @ 12' and
Standing @ 10'. Sun,- 4'’ balloons @ 10' & 4'’ balloons @ 8'.
The contest will be held on a gun range
so there will not be backstops behind the targets.
Contest will be held just outside
Jamestown Calif. at the Mother Lode Gun Club. It is in the beautiful foot hills of the Mother Lode Gold Country in Central
Calif. There are many attractions very close, including Yosemite National Park, which is about one hour away, steam train
rides, gold panning, gambling casinos, and other things of interest. The town
of Sonora, famous from the old west days is about four miles away with many shops and so on.
The Gold Lodge, MATCH
MOTEL- 800-363- 2154 Be sure and tell them you are with the Fast Draw group. You should make your
reservation at least by April 8th.
Rm with one Queen size $70
Rm with one King size or two Queen size
Entry Fee: Men: $100 + $10 WFDA Fee, Women $90 + $10 WFDA Fee,
Juniors 15 & under $25 includes WFDA Fee
Junior's: 15 & under
1st $750 + Mernickle holster,
1st $500 + Mernickle holster
1st- Buckle & award
2nd $500 + award,
2nd $350 + award
2nd thru 5th - award
3rd $400 + award,
3rd $300 + award
4th $325 + award,
4th 200 + award
5th $300 + award,
5th $160 + award
6th $250 + award,
6th $120 + award
7th $200 + award,
7th $95 + award
8th $150 + award,
9th $100 + award,
10th $100 + award,
11th $100 + award,
12th $100 + award.
All competitors who sign up to shoot will have their name put into a drawing for a Mernickle
holster (the third holster
provided by Mernickle)
Lunches, & Sat. night dinner & to be provided by the Juniors of the Mother Lode Gun Club, inside the Club
meeting & dining room. Drawing for the third Mernickle holster and hopefully
a few other items will be held at the Sat night dinner. (IF ANYONE WANTS TO CONTRIBUTE ANYTHING FOR THE DRAWING IT WOULD BE APPRECIATED).
Both lunches Sat and Sun
would be $7.00 each and include:
BBQ Hamburger/Cheeseburgers, Single or Double
Chips, Homemade Potatoe Salad, Beverage and Homemade Cookies
Saturday night Dinner would be $15.00 each and include:
BBQ Beef Ribs & BBQ Chicken, Homebaked
Green Salad with homemade dressings, Pasta Salad & One other Salad
Garlic French Bread, Beverage, Homemade Desserts (Cobblers & Cakes)
The meal is "home cooking" barbecued
fresh ON SITE with homemade beans, salads and desserts.
There is RV & camping available
on the club grounds (no hook ups).
Woods Creek RV Park About two miles from contest site. $29 per night
Mother Lode Fairgrounds RV Park about four miles from contest site $30 per night.
(209) 532-7428 FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE. Should be plenty of spaces.
Both are very close to stores & service
Any updates will be posted here
so you may want to book mark this page.
If you need further information feel
free to call Dan (209) 847-0483, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.