New Years Fast Draw

Thirteen gunfighters showed up for the News Year shootout of the Flatlanders  Shootist Society. And what a great bunch of gunfighters they were:
Six Gun Edy
El Don Blancko
Fastdraw Deb
Hafta B. Fast
Professor Gene
Silas Leadbetter
Shenandoah Drifter
One I Mike
Mad Mike Mulligan
Odessa Tony
CT Yankee
Yusta B. Fast

Fastest posted time for the free-for-all shootout was a .395 by Yusta B. Fast. Wanda B. Fast kept track of round count to keep everything running smoothly. Silas Leadbetter displayed his latest version of the “Leadbetter Loader” which is made of beautiful polished brass.

We had a nice young couple from Tampa stop by and take advantage of our shoot five for free offer.

The next assembly of this unruly bunch will be at 6p.m. on January
15th for our next practice.
Stop by and see whatcha been missin.

Yusta B. & Wanda B. Fast
flatlanders shootis society

December Cowboy Fast Draw

Six gunfighters shook off the “post Christmas blahs” to shoot it out at the December 27th monthly match of the Flatlanders Shootist Society.

After six rounds if elimination, the seedings were as follows:
6th seed…..El Don Blanko
5th seed…..Silas Leadbetter
4th seed…..CT Yankee
3rd seed…..Hafta B. Fast
2nd seed….Shenandoah Drifter
1st seed……Yusta B. Fast

After a blazing shootout the final results were as follows:
6th…..El Don Blanko
5th…..CT Yankee
4th…..Silas Leadbetter
3rd…..Shenendoah Drifter
2nd…..Hafta B. Fast
1st……Yusta B. Fast

Fastest posted time of the gunfight was a .496, shot by Yusta B. Fast

Scores and stats were, of course, recorded by our lovely statistician, Wanda B. Fast.

Wishes for a speedy recovery go out to our good pard, One I Mike, who, after helping with setup, fell ill, and had to leave us.

Thank you to all who took your time to come and share it with us.
Yusta B. & Wanda B. Fast
flatlanders shootist society


Black Powder December Update

The black powder shooters recently held their monthly shoot at the Bullseye range. Since it is still muzzleloader season, many regular shooters were out of town on hunting trips which resulted in fewer shooters than normal. Since we always have a relaxed, fun shoot with no time limits it made for fun shooting with some decent scores posted. Recently we have had 2 new shooters join us, Pat Rogers and Joe Chrin and both seemed to enjoy the shooting and the assistance rendered by more experienced shooters. Please feel free to join us on the the 4th Sunday of the Month, which this December will be on the 28th. Even if you have limited or no experience with black powder shooting, you will find our event and enjoyable way to participate in this sometimes challenging discipline. We have some fun events planned for the future, such as our springtime “rendezvous” which has lots of fun targets and prizes so come join the fun.

For further information or any questions about our shoots, please feel free to call the following

Dale Nincehelser
813 814 4018


Dan Klawinski
(727) 744-7096

Big Matches coming to WAC!

Registration is open for 2014 Factory Gun Classic (5-7 Dec) and 2015 Super Shotgun (28 Feb) at . If you are thinking of working any (or all) of these matches, get with the Match Directors for staff code before you sign up (their contact info is posted on matchsignup) to see if they want you.

Range officer schedule changes

The web page that allows access to the Range Officers schedule online will now be restricted to logged in users. We had to take this measure to keep people of the internet from randomly signing up for duties. If you do not have a log in, simply create one and we will approve it to get you going. Thanks for understanding!

We need ROs for this Saturday & Sunday Oct 18/19


Sept Black Powder Match

We held our monthly match on 9/28/2014 and despite the recent heavy rains that resulted in high humidity making the shooting a little uncomfortable, muddy and may have limited turnout, another great shoot was held. This month’s match was won by Bill Forshay with a score of 230 out of 250, followed by Dave Crede at 200 and Rick Crede at 184.

Come join the Wyoming Antelope Club black powder shooters for fun, competition and a chance to learn more about this entertaining and challenging discipline. We meet the 4th at 8:30 AM on the Bullseye Range. We have a 30 minute session prior to the start of our matches to practice, adjust sights and generally “warm-up”. This is a relaxed, informal match, with emphasis on safe shooting with plenty of good competition. We welcome new shooters, or even those who don’t have a black powder rifle but are interesting in learning about this type of shooting. There are no time limits so if you need a little help, there are always plenty of experienced shooters willing and able to help you out with any problems. Many shooters have an old CVA, Thompson Center or similar rifle that they may have played with at one time but now sits unused on the rack. Well, dust her off, (the gun that is) and bring her out to join us for a good time. We fire at a variety of targets every month, from double bullseye buffalos to the ever challenging inverted “V” which will test your confidence in your shooting.

For more information on our matches please contact

Dale Nincehelser
(813) 814-4018


Dan Klawinski
(727) 744-7096

Florida Chapter Inc