Monthly Prone Field sporting Rifle and 50 Metre Precision Competition. Sunday 1st September 2019.

Monthly Prone Field sporting Rifle and 50 Metre Precision Competition.   The monthly 50metre prone rifle and 50metre Precision rifle competitions were conducted today at the club. Weather conditions were benign and mild but a light to moderate wind swirled about the range from time to time. Regretfully only two competitors turned up to fire […]

Keil Trophy success again for ECSC.

The annual Keil trophy competition was staged by the NASRPC on the BRC range in Bohernabreena near Tallaght, Co. Dublin.Our club has worked well with BRC for nearly 40 years.We have often competed against them at National Level and on a club versus club basis and we have enjoyed all of this history.  When we […]

50th Anniversary multi Discipline Competition

This competition was held today on our range. All entrants competed in 4 disciplines,viz., Archery, Pistol Shooting, Rifle Shooting and Clay Pidgeon shooting. There were 10 shots in each section adding up to a total of 400 points as highest possible score. It was a lovely day with a mild breeze, warm and balmy. I […]

This Sunday’s scheduled shoots have been subsumed into the Jubilee event.

As we expect a good crowd this weekend, it was thought prudent to cancel the usual monthly pistol shoot and weekly shotgun shoots and subsume them  into the Jubilee event. Turn up as usual and shoot in the all disciplines shoot. Shine, as usual, in your speciality and confound the nay sayers by also shining […]

Invitation to our Golden Jubilee event-next Sunday 28th July

This is the 50th year that the club has been in existence. We have a lot to remember and celebrate.We also have a lot to look forward to as the club grows, adds new members and develops new shooting disciplines. We have been very successful at the National level as our members have competed individually […]

Interclub shoot report CIPC and ECSC Sunday21st July 2019

Today two teams drawn from CIPC in Wexford and East Coast SC met in Diamond Hill for the second leg of their two-part annual pistol shooting challenge. The weather was challenging with gusty winds and occasional light showery conditions prevailing all through the morning. We used a modified NASRPC Timed and Precision 1 format of […]

Notification of Fee increase for the year 2019-2020

The annual fee for most members has stayed the same for the last 10 years. This is a very unusual situation. How many of your other bills or subscriptions have done the same? We did reduce the discount for retired members from 50 %to 25% as we have an increasing number of pensioners and they […]

Rifle competitions Sunday 7th July

The first Sunday of the month saw us running the usual two competitions, 50 Metre Field Sporting Rifle prone and 50 Metre Precision Rifle Standing. Many of the usual competitors were on holiday or competing in the NASRPC Nationa Open competition in  the Bracken Club in Northern Ireland so the entry level was lower than […]

Derrick Lambe Memorial Shoot Sunday 14th July 2019

This competition, which is held annually, in honour of one of our members who passed away a few years ago, was held on the Skeet range named after Derrick. He  had been a very active club member and was instrumental in getting the skeet range built. It was a wonderful, warm Summer’s day and everyone […]