Black Death Challenge Rules
pilgrim, to one of the most difficult rifle matches in the world. So far, no one
has beaten the "Jolly Roger", and cleaned the target, at any range.
The "Good Old Boys" at Woodworth Range invented this match, so blame
your next nervous breakdown on them. But just remember this, real Sharpshooters
say that "Those who shoot the Black
1. Only 5 shots anywhere on the score target... Unlimited
shots on the sighting in target.
2. This target will be used for benchrest 25 yard
"Squirrel Rifle" Class, .22 rifles,... 50 yard "BR-50" Class
.22 rifles,...and Centerfire "Varmint" Class rifles at 100 yards.
3. You have fifteen minutes to fire your sighters and to
fire your record fire. (For TOP GUN Challenge 2001 you only have 15 minutes to
Zero, shoot the Bull’s Eye and the Black Death Target)
4. Any shot judged to touch anywhere on the Black area of
a target, voids all shots on that target (other targets on the paper are
5 scoring shots can be fired one at each target, or all 5 at one target, or any
desired combination...But only 5 shots total on the score target.
will lose his highest scoring shot for each extra shot found on his scoring
of five targets is marked with the value of each hit in the white area.
rings in each target are tie breaking "X" scores. In the case of "X" ties, the best
Maximum score is 50-5X, minimum score is 0-OX.
sizes are: 1 1/2 inches, 1 inch, 3/4 inch, 5/8 inch, and 1/2 inch.