Boy Scouts to Hold Marksman Contest at Camp Sol Mayer, Everyone Invited to Compete
SAN ANGELO, TX — The Texas Southwest Council of the Boy Scouts of America along with the Coralina Ranch are presenting the Marksman Shootout on April 29, 2017 at Camp Sol Mayer at 299 Camp Sol Mayer Road in Fort McKavett.
The Marksman Shootout is a new shooting competition for those who enjoy target shooting and want to help raise money for the Boy Scouts. We are proud to host this fundraising event, which is designed for all skill levels. Marksman for their rifle class will be categorized based on their scope and ability as well as the number of registrations.
Target shooters will be able to compete for bragging rights and named as Top Marksman. All individual shooters will take 17 shots aiming at targets at five distances: 100 yards, 200 yards, 300 yards, 400 yards, and 500 yards either in the prone, bench or desired position.
The cost is $100 dollars per shooter. Proceeds from this event are used to support Scouting in the area and our Taste of Adventure shooting sports program teaching youth and giving rifle, shotgun, and archery shooting opportunities at Camp Sol Mayer. The Texas Southwest Council’s commitment to making sure that all young people have an opportunity to learn the lifelong skill of shooting.
Lunch is provided and there will be an auction to close the fun filled event full of shooting and comradery for a great cause.
Sponsorships are available. More information is available from Chairman James Huffman at (325) 657-0497 or Scout Executive, Devin Koehler at (325) 450-9951 or [email protected] for sponsorships. Sponsorships start as low as $200 so do your part to help fund important shooting sports activities for youth.
Please join the Texas Southwest Council in kicking off this new and exciting competition by checking out our Facebook Event page or register online here. Early registration cutoff date is April 15, so reserve your spot now. For any questions, please call the Scout office at (325) 655-7107. All experience levels are welcome and bring your gator or golf cart.
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