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2018 UPMLA Fall Invitational
Sandra L. Henkel Memorial Shoot

Open Invitational:   The shoot is open to any safe shooter. (UPMLA membership is NOT required to participate.)

Date:   Saturday, October 6, 2018

Location:  Ottawa Sportsmen's Club, on Highway M-38 six miles west of Baraga, Michigan (Link to Ottawa Club web site).

Time:  Registration 10:30 AM (Eastern time zone). Shooting begins at 11:00 AM.

Fees:  $3 entry fee.

Preliminary List of Events

  [1] Muzzle Loading Firearm:   Six shots at a paper target. Standing offhand position. Five best hits will count for score.

  [2] Muzzle Loading Firearm:   A "Best-X" partner shoot. Each partner will fire two shots at a paper target from standing offhand position. Partners will be selected sort of haphazardly on site.

  [3] Traditional Hawk and Knife Throwing:   Three throws with hawk and three with knife. Five best throws will count for score.

  [4] Traditional Longbow Shooting:   Six shots with longbow. Five best shots will count for score.

Firearms: Any traditional muzzle loading firearm -- sidehammer or underhammer, flint lock or percussion cap lock, rifled or smoothbored, having open sights, using patched round lead balls. Peep and optical sights are generally not permissible. No handguns. Contact organizer (see below) with any questions about what may be acceptable.

Awards:  Individual awards will be given to the top three places in each of the four events. The participants with the top three scores for the aggregate of events 1, 3, and 4 will also receive individual awards.
    The perpetual Sandra Lee Henkel Memorial Trophy will go to the individual with the highest aggregate score for events 1, 3, and 4.

Lunch:   There will be a potluck lunch after the shooting and throwing events. Participants should bring a dish to share.

For further information please contact:
  • Shoot Organizer: Jon Henkel
      phone: 906-353-6511
      email: jonhenkel@up.net   11428 US Highway 41, Pelkie, MI 49958

  • UPMLA President: John Pera
      phone: 906-224-1383

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