Rifle Shoot Report 3rd March 2019

It was another day for the hardy men. Driving rain and sleet. Temperature hovering around 3 degrees C. Results below.  

Annual Inter club shoot with CIPC Wexford.

The first of these two way shoots took place last year. Format is home and away and both clubs enjoyed the competitions immensely. We welcome all club members to take part, regardless of your level of proficiency. The best way to improve skills is to practise and the best way to measure how your practise […]

ECSC team wins overall prize at the CIPC competition last weekend

The ECSC team of Paul F, Cathal C, Anthony F and Sean McE won the overall team prize a the Castlebridge Invitational Pistol Club shoot in Wexford last weekend. Well done! The relevant results are shown below.   Club Team Score ECSC 1375.055 Eagles 1369.063 Courtlough 1357.054 Castlebridge 1352.037 Hilltop 1324.045 WOOD 1282.028 FRC 1261.03 […]

The “Hardy Men” Rifle competition- 3rd February 2019.

It was a cold, windy start to our Monthly Rifle Competition on Sunday morning. As can be seen in the photos, the snow lay all around and the range flag flew horizontally throughout the competition. Fortunately, the wind was steady, at a right angle to the bullet’s flight, so once your initial zero was established, […]

Shoot Report –Rifle Competitions Sunday 6th January.

Shoot Report –Rifle Competitions Sunday 6th January. The year got off to a good start with the first of our new series of competitions which will be run on the first Sunday of every month. Two separate competitions were on offer, viz.: 50 Metre precison. This is shot in the standing position in 4 stages:- […]

Christmas Charity Shoot Report Sunday 9th December 2018

A bright windy dawn at 09:00 saw the arrival of the early birds from the committee who were there to set up the course of fire for this year’s Christmas Charity Shoot. This consisted of: Rifle: 5 sighters and 10 shots to count using a club rifle and ammo. Shot rested from a bench at […]

50 METRE PRECISION AND FIELD SPORTING RIFLE 50 METRE RESULTS 2nd DECEMBER 2018.

50 METRE PRECISION AND FIELD SPORTING RIFLE 50 METRE RESULTS DECEMBER 2018.   This morning we held the second in the new series 50 metre precision rifle shoot (50P). Shot from the standing position at 50 metres it features four serials, the first being a ‘sighters’ serial of unlimited number of rounds in 5 minutes. […]

Target Rifle Section Christmas Competition.

The Target Rifle Section held its annual End-of-Season / Pre-Xmas Shoot today, the   1st December.   The regular dedicated highly specialised Olympic/ISSF group attended.  After a zeroing session for shooters with new sights or sight fittings we commenced around 11:30.  Conditions were benign with a dull but even light and a mild breeze freshening as […]

Gallery Rifle 50 Metre Precision Competition 4th November

One day ahead of Guy Fawkes night there were no fireworks to be seen but there were a few sparklers!  A few hardy men and some spectators arrived to compete. The early  arrivals are  pictured below(except for the photographer) of course):- Conditions were benign with little wind so no excuses could be found if your […]

2018 National Silhouette Shooting Championships.

2018 National Silhouette Shooting Championships. The 2018 National Championships were held over the last two days on the ECSC range at Roundwood, County Wicklow. Attendance was good with 4 clubs sending competitors. The disciplines shot were SBHR, SBR, Air Rifle and Unlimited.Most competitors entered all disciplines meaning that each competitor shot 160 rounds on each […]