Youth Hunting Essay Contest
Boone and Crockett Club is pleased to announce our first-ever youth essay contest open to all youth with accepted trophies in the Club’s 28th Big Game Awards Program!
As a way to celebrate young hunters who have embraced the outdoor way of life and embody the spirit of Fair Chase hunting, the Club’s Fair Chase magazine will be featuring select essays in this special section as we lead up to the Club’s 28th Awards Program. Our editors will be selecting the top three stories, which will be awarded our grand prize, as well as second and third prizes shown below. Judging will be based on criteria such as involvement of youth hunter and mentor, story-telling ability, ethics demonstrated in the field, and understanding of our hunting heritage. Contributors of the remaining stories will be eligible to be drawn for one of seven CZ 452 American Rifles. Drawing to be held in Reno, Nevada, at the 28th Big Game Awards Program in the summer of 2013.
GRAND PRIZERemington Model 700 CDL in .30-06 rifle laser engraved with the Boone and Crockett Club logo, includes a Minox riflescope (not shown).
SECOND AND THIRD PRIZES
CZ 452 American .22 rifle laser engraved with the Boone and Crockett Club logo, includes a Minox riflescope (not shown).
28TH AWARDS PROGRAM DRAWING
The youth authors of the stories not selected for the above prizes are eligible to win one of seven CZ 452 American .22 rifles.