A Trip Abroad- With the Irish Shooting Team.

The German Action Open Weekend in Leitmar, Marsberg in the Sauerland, Germany held over the weekend 13-14 November 2021 is an annual international gallery rifle shooting event encapsulating both small bore and centrefire rifle disciplines. Typically it involves teams from around the world including UK, Ireland, Germany and South Africa in hotly contested competition. Leitmar […]

How the club works.

Most members of our club do not see the work that goes on to keep the club running so that they can arrive on a Sunday, enjoy the facilities and go home to a nice lunch or to watch the Rugby. That is how it should be. Most members do not want to know how […]

Gallery Rifle and Pistol Monthly Report 31st October 2021

Gallery Rifle and Pistol Monthly Report 31st October 2021   Competition Results   Our pistol range was a bee hive of activity this morning when twelve ECSC members turned up for our ‘Shooter of the Year’ gallery rifle and pistol competition. This morning’s competition was the challenging T&P1 with the HPS being 300.030. Shooters had […]

ECSC MEMBERS STRIKE GOLD, SILVER AND BRONZE National Championship Results.

ECSC MEMBERS STRIKE GOLD, SILVER AND BRONZE   The NASRPC National Championship Finals were hosted in Fermoy, east county Cork, by the Fermoy Rifle Club last weekend. The NASRPC with the help from shooting clubs from the four corners of Ireland organise gallery rifle and pistol shoots throughout the year with the ten best shooters […]

A time loop in County Wicklow?

    3 weeks ago, our club was fortunate enough to get a visit from  some of the crew of the, U.S.S. Cuchulain ,who arrived on earth at this time by accident. Most of our members who were not fortunate  enough to be on the range that day had difficulty believing what had happened. Well, […]

Gallery Rifle and Pistol Monthly report 26th September 2021

Now that things are slowly returning to normal, it is good to report on the September GR and Pistol shoot which took place on the 26th September. Eight attendees competed for the honours and the results are shown below. As you can see, we have too many categories and not enough competitors to go around […]

Stellar Day out as Star Trek supporters beam down to ECSC

There we were, on Sunday morning last,  wondering if the gloomy mist would lift, when a sudden light  started glowing in the middle of our Archery range. I wondered if  the wine I had the night before(a lovely Rhone from Cairanne) had induced me to drink too much, but after checking with the person next […]

Gallery Rifle and Pistol Monthly report 29th August 2021

  Gallery Rifle and Pistol Monthly report 29th August 2021   Competition Results   This morning we had ten ECSC members turn up for our monthly gallery rifle and pistol competition. The mornings competition was the challenging enough Multi-Target (MT). Pistol targets were placed one above the other and rifle targets side by side. Our […]

National Competition 14/15th August 2021

What a busy weekend that was! 50 competitors from 13 clubs up and down the country. ECSC had 10 members competing and they did very well as you will see below. The weather was very variable with a lot of heavy rain on Saturday with showers on Sunday. Overall the scores were high with many […]

National Competition – East Coast Shooting Club – August 2021

National Competition – East Coast Shooting Club – August 2021 The National Association of Sporting Rifle & Pistol Clubs have sanctioned a National Competition in East Coast Shooting Club, Co. Wicklow on the 14th and 15th August 2021 ________________________________________ Disciplines: • Prone Rifle • Benchrest Rifle • Smallbore Pistol / Open Smallbore Pistol • Smallbore […]