Rifle and Pistol

The sport of target shooting involves the use of air rifles and pistols, muzzle-loading rifles and pistols and cartridge rifles, both rimfire and centrefire. Shooting requires concentration, self-discipline and great self-control, despite what you may have seen in the movies. There are very many different competitions that shooters can enter once they feel competent enough.

Essential information

External competition league(s)

The club shoots in national competitions via postal leagues and travels to several events around the country.

Normal training days & times

Wednesday nights - 25yd prone and bench rest rifle shooting between 7.00 pm and 9.00 pm. Thursday nights - 20yd shooting of air pistol and 22 pistol shooting. The club shoots light sport rifle which includes all types of air rifles, 22 single and semi automatic rifles. Sunday nights - 10 metre air pistol and rifle shooting.

Coaching available

The club has coaches to tutor new shooters and help to fine-tune any shooters that are trying to improve themselves.