General Information

Saturday, July 20, 2019 – Shooting from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday, July 21, 2019 – Shooting from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
No targets sold after 10 a.m. on Sunday

SITE: Fort Atkinson Muzzleloading Club Range (Near Winslow, NE)

COMPETITION FORMAT: All rifle matches are five shots. All pistol matches are 10 shots.

RULES: Current NMLRA rules will apply. Chief Range Officer’s decisions will be final. Juniors and Sub-Juniors must be supervised.

EQUIPMENT: Flint or percussion ignition may be used in all matches. Patched round ball only. Open sights only.

AWARDS: Custom Cornhusker State Games gold, silver and bronze medals will be awarded to the top three finishers in each match.


Shooters must register for the Muzzleloading event and will select from the following events on-site during competition.

25 Yard Rifle                                       
50 Yard Rifle                                      
50 Yard Rifle (Cross Sticks)                
100 Yard Rifle
100 Yard Rifle (Cross Sticks)             
Fer Du Lac                                           
25 Yard Pistol                                      
50 Yard Pistol                                      

25 Yard Rifle                                      
25 Yard Rifle (100 Yard Target)        
50 Yard Rifle                                      
50 Yard Rifle (100 Yard Target)        
100 Yard Rifle
Fer Du Lac
25 Yard Pistol
50 Yard Pistol

Juniors (12-15 Years)
25 Yard Rifle – 6 Bull  20
50 Yard Rifle – 100 Yard Target
50 Yard Rifle – 100 Yard Target (Cross Sticks)

Sub-Juniors (11 & Under)
25 Yard Rifle – 6 Bull (Cross Sticks)
25 Yard Rifle – 100 yd. target (Cross Sticks)
50 Yard Rifle – 100 yd. target (Cross Sticks)

Two-person man/woman teams – 50 yd. Double Buffalo, 5 shots each. Shooters must be registered in an individual event in order to compete on a team.

Registration Fees & Deadlines

$21 per participant until Feb. 14
$23 per participant until March 28
$25 per participant until May 30
$27 per participant until June 20
$29 per participant until July 8

– Juniors and Sub-Juniors may shoot all three rifle matches with their entry fee. No extra charges on-site.
– Men, Women and Teams can register for additional events on-site for $2 per shooter, per event.
– There will be “novelty matches” available for all classes to enter on-site.

ENTRY FEE INCLUDES: Competition in the 2019 Cornhusker State Games; White cotton athlete shirt (micro-fiber or soft cotton lightweight tri-blend upgrade available); Pass for free admission to SportFest, the Opening Ceremonies, and all competition venues; Sponsor gifts and coupons.

PAPER ENTRY FORMS: Paper entry forms will be accepted with a $5 processing fee. Registering online at saves time, money and trees.

Athlete Packets

Further Information

Sport Specific Questions: Contact Muzzleloading Director Norm Gesch at (402) 475-6313 or

Online Registration/Website Questions: Contact the Cornhusker State Games office at 402-471-2544 or

Event Sponsor

Thank You to our platinum sponsors

Official Member of the

Phone: 402-471-2544

Fax: 402-413-1119

Mailing address: 
Po Box 29366
Lincoln, NE 68529

Shipping address:
3260 Folkways Blvd Suite B
Lincoln, NE 68504