NSSAI National Silhouette Classification Shoot Sunday 16th August

The National Silhouette Shooting Association of Ireland held their monthly Classification shoot on the East Coast Range last Sunday, the 16th of August. There was an excellent turnout with participants arriving from 3 clubs. 11 competitors entered across the major disciplines including SBR, SBHR, Unlimited and “seated”. The results have been sent to all regular […]

NASRPC National Competition at ECSC 8/9th August.

“ Dear Members This weekend your club hosted a shoot on behalf of the National Association of Sporting Rifle and Pistol Clubs, the organisations’ first since lockdown was eased. In a first for the NASRPC the club itself was tasked with running pre-registration, registration, and scoring and scores entry and categorisation. Needless to say a […]

Rifle Competition Results Sunday 2nd August 2020

How nice it was to get back to running the first Rifle Competition after the Covid lockdown. Ideal conditions for Rifle shooting, warm with little wind and very enjoyable. We had 12 entries across the 2 competitions, Prone Field Sporting Rifle and Standing 50 metre precision. Scores were good, especially in the FSPR which was […]

Competition Results Sunday 2nd February 2020

A good turnout with 15 entries across the two competitions. Weather was cold with a steady wind from the South which had little effect on  accuracy .Good scores were achieved in both the prone and standing competitions. 50 Metre Precision. Shot in the standing position, unrested . One sighter card plus three scoring cards, 10 […]

Results–Sporting Rifle Competitions Sunday 5th January 2020

The first rifle competitions of 2020 got off to a very lively start with 16 entries across the two formats. both shot under NASRPC rules: 50 Metre Field Sporter Prone This is shot in the prone position  with rifles weighing under 10.5 lb, any sights, rested front and back. 20 shots plus sighters are fired […]

Xmas Silhouette Shoot New Format 15 December 2019

Ralph L. organised a speciality Xmas format for our regular Silhouette classification shoot which takes place on the third Sunday of every month. Instead of the usual standing format. this competition was shot from a bench rest position on paper targets which were the same size as the usual metal targets. These targets can be […]

Target Rifle Section Xmas Shoot 14th December 2019.

The Target Rifle Section held its annual End-of-Season / Pre-Christmas Shoot on Saturday 14th December.   The usual small but dedicated group braved the cold and windy weather to attend.  The wind was strong and blustery, blowing generally into the faces of the shooters, but fishtailing significantly as well.  Nevertheless some of the shooters threw […]

Christmas Charity Competition Sunday 8th December 2019

Each year since we have been at our current range, we have run a competition just before Christmas, the proceeds of which are donated to local charities. Is is designed as a fun event, involving our major disciplines with the format changed a bit each year. This year, competitors shot 12 clays sent towards them […]

Rifle Competition Results 50 Metre Field Sporter and 50 Metre Precision Sunday 1st December 2019

The stalwart supporters arrived at the range, early on Sunday morning, to be greeted by cold and bright conditions. How nice to see the blue sky again after a month of grey drizzle, interrupted only by heavier downpours. The targets were set out and the 50 Metre competitions began. There was a slight breeze which […]