Marek’s Year in Competitions

Posted by on Dec 4, 2014 in All News, Featured, General News, Members Contributions | 0 comments

2014 has been a hell of a year for Marek , who shoots LBR at HWTC. He may be getting uglier but he is shooting better than ever. This year he shot the 4 Gallery Rifle competitions at Bisley  including the Phoenix and the National championships. He also  competed in the Welsh GR Championships. He achieved 13  1st place medals at these 5 competitions. These included  1st place wins at the Phoenix for  25m and 50m  Precision and the...

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Phoenix Weekend 24 / 26th May 2013

Posted by on May 31, 2013 in All News, Featured, General News, Members Contributions, Shooting Trips | 0 comments

Hello everyone the Phoenix has been and gone once more. The weather on Friday was absolutely terrible, cold and I don’t think it stopped raining all day. However, Saturday and Sunday was magnificent sunshine but a little cold, better for competing. In many ways, and for many people, the Phoenix is just another Gallery Rifle Action Weekend (GRAW). Four of these are held every season at Bisley. (SAW) Spring Action Weekend, the Phoenix, the...

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Recent Penally Trip

Posted by on May 24, 2013 in All News, Featured, General News, Members Contributions, Picture Galleries & Videos, Shooting Trips | 0 comments

Wednesday 22nd May 2013: We all had a great day. The weather was fine but windy. We shot at 300 yards in the morning and at 500 yards in the afternoon. To some of us this was a big first. These longer ranges are usually reserved for visits to Bisley. To shoot a muzzle loader at these distances and score well, was an added bonus. Both Pete Biebrach and Paul James used muzzle loaders and managed good scores. The rest of us were using the like of...

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Bianchi Competition – Small Bore

Posted by on Apr 28, 2013 in All News, Club Competitions, FAC, Featured, Members Contributions | 0 comments

Following on from last week’s full bore Bianchi, here are the results from the small bore. The individual section scores were:   Stage 1 – Los Alamitos .22: 1st Peter Biebrach 413 2nd John Munt 409 3rd Alun Lloyd 403 4th Ann Marie James 390 5th Richard James 376 6th Tim Ward 372 7th Mark Otten 365   Stage 1 – Los Alamitos .22 LBP: 1st Richard James 450 2nd Ann Marie James 399   Stage 2 – Plates .22: 1st...

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Bianchi Competition – Full Bore

Posted by on Apr 21, 2013 in All News, Club Competitions, FAC, Featured, Members Contributions | 0 comments

This competition was shot in two phases: a combination of the two giving an overall score. The first stage was speed shooting, called “Los Alamitos”. Six shots fired at each of six targets in various times. The closest at 10m – six shots in six seconds, then back through two more distances to six in 12 seconds at 20m. 48 rounds fired altogether. The second was simulated plate shooting. Each shooter firing strings of six at...

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Bullseye from 1,000 yards

Posted by on Apr 19, 2013 in All News, Featured, General News, Members Contributions, Picture Galleries & Videos | 0 comments

  As a tech guy, it’s my job to ensure I’m up to date on what’s new and hot so I can advise clients properly. Imagine my surprise when this popped up on my news feed. It was sent through my news wires because the operating system for its on-board computer is something I track. But the article made an interesting diversion from a routine days work so I thought I’d share it with club members. CLICK HERE TO READ THE...

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