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Summer Series Ist round – 6th May

Saturday 6th May is our first round of the Summer Series. We have  all been placed in 2 teams this year, again captained by Jim and Mark. Details of which team you are in will be provided on Saturday. Please try to support these slightly different shoots. Trophies will be awarded to all winning team members who shoot the minimum number of rounds over the summer.

Easter Sunday Fun Shoot- Club Members only.

We are to hold our Easter fun shoot again this year on Easter Sunday 16th April. Shooting  starts at 10.00 – be ready for 09.45 briefing. It will be the same format as last year which most people enjoyed i.e. 25 lanes. 1 target per lane but 2 shots. 2 point for a sitting knockdown, 1 point for a plate. 25mm reducers count as 3 points and 15mm reducers are 5 points. Double points if you elect to stand. No kneelers. Its surprising how good at standing you are when you try! This will be a pairs shoot and pairs will be decided on the morning. Prizes for all!

Prospective new members

Are you interested in trying Field Target Shooting but not sure what the sport involves? Come along and meet us for some informal tuition with a few of our experienced shooters. The club will supply rifles and pellets. A basic course of knockdown targets will be set out for you to have a go.

You will be shown safe rifle handling, the three positions we shoot from and gain an understanding of the trajectory of your pellets in flight.

There is a minimum age limit of 12 years and all young persons under 18 must be accompanied by a responsible adult over 21 years.

The monthly taster sessions will take place on Sunday mornings from 10.00 to about 12.30 starting in May 2017 and will cost £5 per person which is refundable should you join the club.

Dates will be : 21st May, 25th June, 23rd July, 27th August and 24th September.

Stout footwear and warm clothing are advisable (ladies please wear trousers!).

Please E Mail us via the contact form for further details and to book your place. Please do not turn up on the day without informing us – we need to be prepared for you and you are likely to be turned away.

Winter League Results – Round 6, Colne Valley

Colne Valley results are now up. Please see the correct page. Thanks go to Richard and team for an excellent shoot. The famous wind was there as usual making things interesting. Last shoot of the season to be at Broadlands on 26th February. See you there for those last minute points!

Winter League Results Round 5 – Cromer

Results are now in. Please navigate to the relevant page. Thanks to Cromer for a  good course and congratulations to Simon Ayres on a clearance. The weather was not the best with snow showers and rain forecast but was not as bad as many feared. As a reminder please ensure your score cards are fully completed in a legible manner – it can cost you and your team points. See you at Colne valley on February 5th.

Xmas Eve, New Years Eve + Club Subscriptions

Club members please note that we are shooting as normal on these Saturdays so please come along if you can. Its your last chance to get those valuable competition points by the end of the year! If you cant get along have a Happy Xmas and we will see you in 2017. Club membership fees are due so please bring cash or a cheque – You cannot shoot 2017 until paid up.

Winter League Results Round 4 – Sywell

Please navigate to the relevant page. Many thanks to all at Sywell for just enough wind to confuse us. Well done Jacob Kay of Broadlands with a superb 25 / 30 in the Open class. Good to see our younger shooters  not only taking part but winning some rounds (Sam taking the Open last shoot at Lea Valley). Have a happy Xmas and see you all at Cromer 15th Jan.

Boxing Day Shoot – 26th December

The clue is in the title! We will hold our traditional Boxing day shoot (thats the 26th of December by the way) again this year on BOXING DAY. It will be a pairs shoot and a little different from our normal club shoot. Please be at the range and ready by 0945 for the briefing with a kickoff at 10.00. We should be done by 12-30 so you can all get back home to play with your new toys. This is for paid up members only with prizes for all.