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PISTOL COMPETITION REPORT Sunday 30th October

MONTHLY PISTOL COMPETITION REPORT 30 OCTOBER 2016. My thanks to Maurice B and Mark for stepping in to conduct this months’ competition for me. By way of a change this competition was a modified NRA Slow Fire format using novelty targets with a Halloween motif, and it proved a popular change to the more formal […]

Pistol Shooter of the Year–Results announced.

PISTOL SHOOTER OF THE YEAR AWARD 2016 After many tough competitions and much friendly rivalry, it is a pleasure to announce the winners of the  rolling competition which has taken place each month since September 2015. The medals were presented to the winners at the club AGM.     Rimfire section: First Place Frank B […]

PISTOL COMPETITION REPORT Sunday 25th September

PISTOL COMPETITION REPORT    25th September 2016.   Weather was excellent and even manged to generate reflections from the targets! This mornings’ competition utilised the T&P1 (Modified) format, firing at 10,15 and 25 yards three serials. For added challenge this month it was shot single-handed. HPS was 300.   Congratulations to Sylvester on his win […]

Target Rifle Success!

Sean Marn. has sent us a report about a recent successful visit by two members of our Target Rifle section to a competition in Northern Ireland. Dave C. won the Don Baker Trophy   and Sean Marn.  won the Getgood cup,  a trophy which dates from 1932. Dave C. also won 2 gold medals and Sean Marn., won […]

PISTOL COMPETITION REPORT Sunday 28th August

Weather to-day was excellent to start with, sunny and warm but then became overcast and warm finishing off with drizzle and warm!! Numbers were the highest ever with sixteen entries in total being registered. Centrefire competitors turned up again but in small numbers. This mornings’ competition repeated the July format, using the NRA 25Yard Precision […]

The Sunday Blog 28th August

Two competitions were held on the range today, viz. the monthly club pistol shoot and a Dublin University Rifle Club team shoot. The Pistol competition is described in the accompanying post on this page. The target Rifle shoot was one of a series in which teams from different clubs compete on a variety of ranges, […]

The Keil Cup Competition Sunday 14th August 2016

The Keil Cup  was inaugurated in the 1980’s as a competition run on a club team basis between all NASRPC clubs who wished to participate. The format is 2 paper targets of 20 shots each at 50 Metres (the highest scored target to count),  plus 20 silhouettes at the usual distances. The teams consist of 4 […]

PISTOL COMPETITION REPORT Sunday 31st July

PISTOL COMPETITION REPORT    31st July 2016.   Weather was excellent to-day, a nice change from Junes offering. What with the August Weekend numbers were lower than usual. Only one centrefire competitor turned up along with nine rim-fire aficionados.  Good fun was had and a competitive spirit prevailed with good natured commentary by all throughout […]

National Competition Sunday 24th July

We are hosting an NASRPC shoot on our range on Sunday 24th July. We are expecting a high number of participants and this means that all of the firing points on the rifle and pistol ranges will be booked up for the competitions. If you want to shoot in the competitions, then details can be […]

PISTOL COMPETITION REPORT Sunday 27th June

PISTOL COMPETITION REPORT    26th June 2016.   Weather was not so good to-day resulting in a trial by rain for the June competition!! Nevertheless a good number of members turned up to fire in the monthly competition. My thanks to all who attended and contributed to the competition and also to Maurice and Kevin […]