Northern WI's choice for Sporting Clays, Trap & Pistol shooting

12th Annual MEC’s Great Northern Side-by-Side Classic

Friday, July 12, 2024 – Sunday, July 14, 2024great-northern-side-by-side-classic-logo

Come be part of the Midwest’s largest shooting competition for side-by-side shotguns. Hundreds of shooters will be shooting at over 50 thousand targets. This is the biggest gathering of Side X Side enthusiast for 1,000 miles. Draws sportsmen and women from all over the country to shop, shoot, socialize and celebrate everything side-by-side. Register Here >


The MRC Sportsman’s Club is a scenic venue, nestled in the woods 8 miles north of Medford on highway 13. Northern WI’s choice for Sporting Clays, Trap & Pistol shooting teams up with MEC Shooting Sports Team annually for this exciting event. The MEC Great Northern Side-by-Side Classic is all about the camaraderie with other traditional double gun lovers.  The weekend includes shooting, $12,000.00 in prizes to be given away by random drawing based on 120 entrants and hundreds of fine doubles to ogle or buy. The Classic will belimited to 120 participants, we expect there will be a waiting list so sign up early!

Also if you frequent a club, range or shop with a bulletin board and would like to help promote the shoot we would be happy to send you a flyer to post. Email me at with your address and I’ll stick one in the mail.