Bowling Pin Pistol Shoot

Now every 3rd Wednesday of the Month Starting April 17th, 2024!

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Let’s shoot some bowling pins!

Cost: $6 /shooter/pistol

Details

  • 3 sets of 5 pins. 12 bullets/ set of 5 pins.
  • If using magazines at least 2 magazines with 6 rounds each must be used.
  • Pins will be spaced one foot apart with the 3rd (Middle pin) in the center of the table left to right.
  • Table will be 4ft by 8ft.
  • Pins will be placed 1 ft apart left to right with the center pin in the center of the table.
  • Placement of the pins based on the pistol’s caliber
    • .22 and .380 – Placed on back edge of the table
    • 9mm and 40 S&W – Placed on middle of the table
    • .45 ACP and up – Place on front edge of the table

Scoring

Scoring will be point based to promote better shooting habits instead of time based. There is a 2 minute maximum for each set of 12 rounds.

If all pins are knocked off the table in less than 12 shots, 2 points will be received for each bullet you have left over. Must keep shooting until all pins are off the table or your 12 shots are fired for that set.

  • 2 points for nocking a pin off the table.
  • 1 point for nocking a pin over but it is remaining on the table
  • 0 points for pins still standing on the table.
  • 2 points for each bullet not needed to clear the the pins from the table.
  • 2 bonus points/ set if nocking the pins off the table with 1 shot/ pin
  • Max points per set is 26.

Depending on participation, We will have different classes for caliber such as:

  • .22 and .380
  • 9mm and 40 S&W
  • .45 ACP and up

Starting distance is 10 yards.

If you score a 14 or above, the next set you move back 5 yards. If you score a 10 or below move forward 5 yards. Can’t be closer than 10 yards. If already shooting from the 10 yard line.

July 17, 2024

    Cash Prizes!

    $2 of the $6 cost goes towards the prize fund.

    Payouts 1st 50%, 2nd 35%, 3rd 15% of prize money (Caliber Classes Based on participation).

      Rules

      All range rules apply to this event.

      Scores – Top 3 per Caliber Class

      May 15, 2024
      Shooter
      Caliber Class
      Gun Caliber
      set 1
      Set 2
      Set 3
      Total
      Cash
      Dean Ellefson Small 22 26 20 20 66 $6
      David Abts Small 22 22 18 20 60 $4
      Glenn Tuilius Small 22 26 20 9 55 $2
      Dean Ellefson Medium 9 20 22 9 51 $4
      David Abts Medium 9 12 16 8 36 $3
      Mark Byrd Medium 9 12 8 8 28 $1
      Dean Ellefson Large 0.357 10 18 7 35 $2
      Saxon Large 45 9 10 14 33 $2
      June 19, 2024

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      July 17, 2024

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      August 21, 2024

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      September 18, 2024

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      Questions?