Swarovski Steel Gong Challenge - organised by the Upper-Tugela branch of KZN Hunters Association and sponsored by Whylo Distributors, the official South African Swarovski agents.
Where: Platrand Lodge, Ladysmith, KwaZulu-Natal
When: 27 April 2013
Briefing: Shoot start: 8:45am
Format of the shoot: Six ranges, each consisting of five , round steel gong, 20 and 15cm in diameter. Each range will have four 20cm gong and 40 points on the smaller ones. The total number of shots required is 30 and the total possible score is 720. A time limit of 120 seconds (2 minutes) will apply at all six the ranges.
Distances will be unknown and will range from 150 to 350m. Shooting positions will be prone, sitting and standing with a rest (2 ranges for each position). Competitors may use their own bipod rest for the prone and sitting positions or use the rest that will be supplied by the organizers. Rests will be supplied for the standing positions, no other rests allowed.
Any rifle/calibre/scope combination up to .300 Magnum allowed - no calibres above .300 Mag (they damage the gongs). Also, no mono metal bullets.
First prize: Top of the range Swarovski rifle scope: Z6 2.5-15x56
Lucky draw prize: Swarovski rifle scope: Z3 3-9x36
Special prizes: Places 11 and 20. Smaller prizes for all places up to number 40.
IMPORTANT: Entries are limited to 150 shooters.do not delay, enter now!
Entry fee: R300