CONROE, TEXAS –-(Ammoland.com)- Aguila Ammunition is proud to announce Lucas Oil as the 3-Gun Challenge sponsor, presented by Strategic Match Design, of the inaugural Aguila Cup. Lucas Oil will sponsor the 3-Gun event and Strategic Match Design will serve as the match director and design the courses of fire.
Over recent years, Lucas Oil has become increasingly involved with the shooting sports and firearms industry. “Our Second Amendment rights and the shooting sports are both very important to the team at Lucas Oil,” states Lisa Marie Judy, New Business Development Manager and Sponsorships and Event Director at Lucas Oil. “The Aguila Cup will be a family-friendly event that promotes both. It's the exact type of event Lucas Oil is honored to support.”
A 3-Gun instructional course, instructed by 3-Gun professional shooter, Keith Garcia will be available to interested participants on Friday, June 15th. The 3-Gun Challenge will be Saturday and Sunday, June 16th -17th, beginning at 9am and will feature match directors Rob Romero and Charles Sole from Strategic Match Design. The competition will include:
- Three stages, PAR time, with a total round count of approximately 100 targets (30 shotgun, 35 rifle and 35 pistol). All three guns will be used on all three stages. Firearm sets which meet Traditional Limited or Tactical 3Gun specifications are allowed.
- The pistol must be iron sighted (traditional sights, fiber optics allowed), 9mm caliber minimum, magazine length not to exceed 140mm, loaded to capacity at start. Traditional Limited Pistol Specifications.
- The shotgun must be iron sighted (traditional sights, fiber optics allowed), 20g minimum, 8 rounds loaded at start. Traditional Tactical Shotgun Specifications.
- The rifle may have one sighting system (irons, red dot, telescopic scope). Comps are allowed, 20 rounds loaded at