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Marbles Games - Ringer Taw
This is the classic form of Ringer, upon which which tournaments are based. The object of the game is to knock the marbles out of the innter circle.
Setup - Draw a circle that is about seven feet across. In the center, draw another circlea about one foot across.
Each player contributes about five marbles to put in the center circle.
Players take turns shooting from anywhere outside of the larger circle for the first turn. From later turns, the player shoots from where ever his shooter rests.
If a player knocks a marble outside of the inner circle, he keeps that marble and continues to shoot. He must shoot from wherever his marble rests.
If a player doesn't hit any marbles out of the circle, his turn is over.
Players can shoot at other players shootrs inside either circle. If a shooter is hit, the owner must pay the other player one marble. A player cannot his the other players shooter more than once per turn.
The game ends when there are no marbles left in either circle. The player with the most marbles is the winner.