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SCI Convention Measuring Seminars

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The Complex Measuring Seminar is being offered to provide additional training on how to measure large Non-Typical white-tail deer and Complex red stags.

SCI is hosting its Measuring Seminars this year at the 2013 SCI Annual Hunters’ Convention in Reno, NV. There will be three different measuring seminars offered this year during convention. If you’re looking to become an Official SCI Measurer and have never attended a measuring course you will want to attend the Official Measuring Course on Saturday January 26th at 9:00am.

The Master Measuring Seminar will be hosted on Tuesday January 22nd at 9:00 am, which is the day before convention officially starts. The Master Measuring Course is for anyone who has been an Official Measurer for at least one year and wants to achieve the highest level of measuring status. The Master Measuring class requires the completion of scoring 25 various antlers, horns, and skulls within 3% accuracy. Time will be allotted throughout the course of the SCI Convention to allow time to complete the scoring test. The Master Measuring course is $125 and you must be an active SCI member to take either course.

The Complex Measuring Seminar will be held on January 25th at 12:00pm and is open to all SCI measurers. This is a free seminar that is being offered to provide additional training on how to measure large Non-Typical white-tail deer and Complex red stags. So if you’re up for the challenge of measuring some of the toughest animals around or just want to learn some tricks to making it easier, be sure to come to the Complex Measuring Seminar on Friday January 25th at SCI’s Convention.

To register for any of the above seminars or for more information, please contact Chris Emery at (520)620-1220 ext. 265 or cemery@safariclub.org.  You may also sign up online.

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GSCO Measuring Seminars

California Big Horn sheep 110512SCI will be hosting measuring seminars at the GSCO Convention this year in Reno, NV on Jan 9th at 2:00pm. There will be three SCI instructors present to cover all big game animals measured using the SCI scoring system and will place a heavy emphasis on scoring various types of mountain game animals from around the world. Upon completion of the SCI Measuring Seminar each attendee will come away with wealth of knowledge about the SCI scoring system. If you’re taking the course for the first time you will need to sign up for the Official Measuring course, which is $150 and includes your SCI Official Measuring Kit and the Written Exam to be taken after the course. If you have already been an Official Measurer for at least one year, you will be eligible for the Master Measuring Course, which will take place at the same time as the Official Measuring Seminar, but will require the completion of scoring 25 various antlers, horns and skulls within 3% accuracy. Time will be allotted throughout the course of the GSCO show to allow participants to complete the scoring test. The Master Measuring course is $125 and you must be an active SCI Member to take either course. To register or for more information contact Chris Emery at (520)620-1220 ext 265 or cemery@safariclub.org; you may also sign up online.

 

Northern Alberta Horn Scoring Event

Alberta Record whitetail deer
The current No.1 ranked Northwestern White-tailed Deer (non-typical) was taken by Helgie Eymundson in Alberta. Eymundson self-guided the hunt in 2009, and the impressive buck scores 287 4/8.

The 1st Annual Northern Alberta Horn Scoring event is hosting an Official SCI Measuring Seminar being held in Edmonton, AB, on Friday January 4th, at 5:00pm, in Nisku Inn Hotel.  There will be three SCI Measuring Instructors teaching the course and will be available to answer all of your measuring questions. This is a seminar that is geared for everyone who wants to learn how to score their own animals or become a certified measurer to score animals for clients and other SCI members. Upon completing the training seminar, you will walk away with all of the knowledge and tools required to become certified as an SCI Official Measurer. The course is $200 and you must be an SCI Member to take the course. To register, please contact Chris Emery at (520)620-1220 ext. 265 or cemery@safariclub.org.  You may also sign up online.

 

2013 Convention Seminar–Bullet Breakdown!

Tim_Cape-BuffaloWhat: Bullet Breakdown–Today’s Hunting Projectiles

Speaker: Tim Brandt

Where: 2013 SCI Convention,         Reno, NV

Today’s hunters have the most advanced, complete and versatile line of bullets to choose from.  Whether they are factory loaded, or component offerings, bullets from leading manufacturers feature all sorts of “bells and whistles” and added features.  But what does all that mean?  We’ll take a look at common types of bullets, how and why they’re designed, and what really matters when it comes to selecting bullets for specific game.