Colin Ledwith

Posted by on Oct 16, 2019 in All News, Featured, General News | 0 comments

It is with great sadness that we mark the passing of Colin Ledwith, who died early on Tuesday morning in South Pembs Hospital. Our Chairman David Scheeres was at his side. Colin was a long term member of the club, but was not what you would call a competitive shooter, although he liked to plink and visit the clubhouse with his two dogs of a Sunday morning. He was really a collector, especially of cased percussion revolvers. He had amassed...

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100M Benchrest Comp Results.

Posted by on Oct 7, 2019 in All News, Club Competitions, FAC, Featured | 0 comments

Here are the results of the 100m benchrest fullbore competition on September 29th. Low turnout might have been due to the bad weather and Wales giving Australia a bit of a cricking Still, those with a Vido had a good time. We will need to have better paper targets and a centre spot if this continues. Anyone interested in a Wednesday 100M league (F/B and S/B) for next year contact Jan or e mail the club address. Idea is for 2 shoots a...

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Sunday 13th October Precision Standing Comp

Posted by on Oct 7, 2019 in All News, Club Competitions, FAC, Featured | 0 comments

This Sunday will again see a 25 M G/R competition, namely Precision Standing using Gallery rifle, Pistol or revolver. Classes for .22 and F/B. Pistol calibres only. 1500 fps max – no downloading to reach max allowed Course of Fire 5 mins for unlimited sighters 3 series of 10 shots in 5 mins per series. Targets are PL7 for everything but S/B rifle which is shot on a PL14 target. So you need 30 rounds plus sighters per...

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Sunday 29th September 100m F/B shoot.

Posted by on Sep 23, 2019 in All News, Club Competitions, FAC, Featured | 0 comments

Sunday will again see us threatening Bluebottles at extreme range. The contest is for Full-Bore rifle, bench rested and is against the 3 spot Bluebottle targets. Notice THIS IS NOT A WEDNESDAY SHOOT. Course of fire is up to 3 sighters on the left hand target and five each to count on each of the two scoring targets. Iron sights against a PL7 if you want – 13 shots best 10 count. If you want to try S/B as well, well why not?...

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