New Pistol Shooting Course Jan 22nd.

Calling all East Coast Shooting Club Pistol shooters!! A pistol shooting coaching master class will be led by Frank B. in the club on Sunday 22 January 2017, commencing at 11am. Instruction including hints and tips gathered over the years will be imparted covering all the basics of the shooting discipline and embodying all of […]

John Gale Trophy winning team announced.

The John Gale trophy was presented to the club in the 1970’s by one of the founder members. It has been used a a team competition over many , varied courses of fire. This year it formed part of the club Charity Christmas shoot. Teams of 3 were selected at random and their combined scores, […]


MONTHLY PISTOL COMPETITION REPORT 18 DECEMBER 2016. For this month’s shoot the T&P1 (Modified) format was used which is adjusted to be usable by pistol shooters and gallery rifle aficionados – who in fairness haven’t had many competitions in recent times. The format called for double-handed timed and rapid fire shooting at 25 and 15 […]

ECSC Charity XMAS SHOOT Sunday 11th December 2016

You will be aware that the club XMAS shoot is coming up on the 11th of December. This will be the biggest and best shoot that we have run in a very long time. The competition will be more varied than previous shoots and is designed to give every one an equal chance of winning […]

Hot News! The first Club BBQ of the year.

We are holding a BBQ this coming Sunday the 12th of June. It will start around 12:30 and we will be providing food and soft drinks. We will not charge for this but donations will be accepted towards the Range Improvement fund. This is an opportunity to meet and chat with your fellow club members. […]

Target Rifle Competition Sunday 24th April

EAST COAST OPEN Target Rifle Shoot Sunday 24th April 60 shots prone First Detail 10 am Diamond Hill Range Roundwood

February Pistol Shoot Report

PISTOL COMPETITION REPORT. 28th FEBRUARY. Fine, cold but clear weather brought a record number of shooters out to the range with eighteen entries recorded in total.  This mornings’ shoot used the T&P1 (Modified) format and was  shot at 10, 15 and 25 metres range, single handed. Thanks to all who took the trouble to travel […]

Pistol Shooter of the Year Competition: October ’15 to September ’16

The Pistol section has just published the rules for the “Pistol Shooter of the Year” competition which will run from October till next September. The rules and the results for the last two competitions can be found on the Pistol section page.

National Silhouette Shooting Association of Ireland – National Championships

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Dates for open Target Rifle competitions agreed

They are as follows: Saturday June 13 East Coast Double Dewar Open Course of fire: 40 shots at 50 Mtrs  and 40 shots at 100 yards First detail: 10 am 1st  2nd 3rd  OAL 1st to 3rd  50 MTR and 100 yd  Dependant on entries (1st in class and other prizes dependant on entries). Saturday July 11th East […]