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Posted: Wednesday, August 6th 2014 at 2:15pm

B.C. Grant Church hosts 15th annual archery shoot

By Rob Moore
EMAIL STORY CONTACT EDITOR PRINT
ALTO - B.C Grant Baptist Outdoor Ministries of Alto expects to host more than 1000 people at its 15th annual archery shoot on Saturday, August 9.

The family event includes activities for all ages, including archery competition, non-competition events, and door prize drawings for all in attendance. You could be drawn to win one of many exciting prizes, such as a new bow, a custom knife, archery accessories, and many, many more.

The shoot consists of five ranges of 20 McKenzie-style targets plus additional novelty shots, including the IronMan. Marty and Val Chapman will be returning for their fourth year with a 3-D pop-up target shoot.

Trophies will be awarded in nine classes: Junior Marksman, Young Hunter, Youth Hunter, Youth Traditional, Ladies, Novice, Traditional, Hunter, and Open.

Registration and practice range will be open from 6:30-8:00 a.m, and shooters can save time by registering online at www.bcgrantoutdoors.com.

Breakfast will be provided. The shoot meeting starts at 8:15 a.m with special guest speaker Gary Miller, a writer, speaker, author, and avid outdoorsman. His column,"Outdoor Truths," appears in approximately 70 newspapers and regional magazines across 18 states. He serves as a pro-staff member for several outdoor companies including PSE Archery, Alpen Optics, Kentucky Antler Company, and Schiek Sports. His sponsors include Hevi-Shot, LaCrosse Footwear, Flyway Supply, and others.

Shotgun start will be at 9:00 a.m. Spectators are welcome, and also elgible for door prizes.

An affordable lunch will also be provided.

B.C Grant Baptist Churh is located at 1405 B.C Grant Road, Alto.
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