"Mother Lode 2010 World Index Championship"
"Bob Mernickle Challenge"
April 24th & 25th, 2010
Don Mowery (510) 886-6085
The contest is to be an "Open Traditional"
Index contest with the events as follows:
Sat,- Wax on Standard Rectangle: Standing @ 8', Step up wax, Standing @ 12' and Standing @ 10', 5 shots each . Sun,- Blanks= 4'’ balloons @ 10' & 4'’ balloons @ 8',
5 shots each . TIME & INTEREST PERMITTING WE WILL SHOOT AT PETE (Don's moving
Cowboy with the three balloons)SUNDAY AFTERNOON. The contest will be held on
a gun range so there will not be backstops behind the targets.
NEW THIS YEAR Saturday Afternoon, We plan on having a "Hollywood" (Cowboy type) Contest, STOCK GUNS, Lawman Ready position. This will be a Pot Shoot and will consist of: two wax
events on Standard Rectangle, Standing @ 10' & standing @ 12'. Also Blanks= 4'' @ 8' & 4'' @ 10', all events 5 shots each.
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 5th.
Rm with one Queen size Rm with
one King size or two Queen size
Entry Fee: Men, $110. Women's, $100 includes $10 WFDA Fee
Junior = $10
1st $750 + Mernickle holster,
1st $500 + Mernickle holster
2nd $500 + award, 2nd
$350 + 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 +
1ST THRU 5TH = Award
11th $100 +
12th $100 + award.
PLEASE LET ME KNOW IF YOU ARE PLANNING
ON BRINGING A JUNIOR.
who sign up to shoot will have their name put into a drawing for a Mernickle holster (the third holster provided by Mernickle)
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.
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).
Sat and Sun would be $7.00 each and include:
BBQ Hamburger/Cheeseburgers, Single or Double
Chips, Salad, Beverage and Homemade Cookies
night Dinner would be $15.00 each and include:
BBQ Beef Ribs & BBQ Chicken, Baked potatoe, Beans
Home made Salads with homemade dressings,
Garlic French Bread, Beverage, Homemade Desserts
The meal is
"home cooking" barbecued fresh ON SITE with homemade beans, salads and desserts.
There is room for several RV
& camping units available on the club grounds, first come first serve (no hook ups).
Woods Creek RV Park About two miles from contest site. (209)
Mother Lode Fairgrounds RV Park about four miles from contest site (209) 532-7428 FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE.
Should be plenty of spaces.
Both are very close to stores &
If you need further information call Dan or Colby (209) 847-0483, or Don (510)886-6085