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Written by Janet Rohde   
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 12:39 PM

CHANNING—On Sept. 22, the Sagola Township Sportsmens Club will be hosting the 2013 Pistol Tournament. Range safety briefing will begin at 10 a.m. with the tournament to begin after.
There will be 4 different scenarios from four of the finest combat pistol shooting associations: IDPA, IPSC and even Steel Challenge. Scores with be the total time of all four events.
Four classes of shooter will be used. “A Class” is for shooters that are in “A Class” from Negaunee, Master class from Iron Mountain or anyone holding IDPA of IPSC Expert rating.
“B Class” is for all other shooters.
“Women’s Class” is for women only (and .22s are permitted for ladies only) and “Revolver Class” is for revolvers only. 
Trophies for first, second and third places will be awarded in all classes. There is a $10 entrance fee for tournament and an optional $5 for each side event.
All common defensive calibers are permitted. Optics are permitted. Dropping loaded magazines is permitted. Only strong side hip/drop leg holsters permitted.
Two side events will also be held. A head to head elimination match will be held using a six target dueling tree. The last shooter left will win $50. The other side event will be a “Sniper Walk Off”. The last long range pistol shooter left will win $50 donated by Bullseyes to Badguys, Pistol and Tactics Training. Optics and single action revolvers are not permitted on the “Sniper Walk Off”.
For more information contact Tony Erickson (906) 396-1119, tonyerickson26@msn.com.