Christmas Charity Shoot 10th Dec. 2023

A very good attendance at this annual event helped to raise a significant amount for local charities. The format is that each entrant pays a contribution to the charity fund and brings a prize. All of the prizes are displayed on a table and each entrant gets to choose a prize from the table, starting […]

Gallery Rifle and Pistol Monthly Report 26th Nov 2023

This was the second time our new pistol building was used for the monthly competition. It was a cold and wet morning and we were pleased to see a reasonable turnout of the truly dedicated pistol and Gallery Rifle shooters. Congratulations to Rex C. who won all three disciplines. The shooting range furniture was recently […]

Target Rifle Competition Sunday 17th December.

The Target Rifle section of the club is holding a Christmas Whiskey shoot at 10:00 on Sunday the 17th December. Format is a Dewar, 40 shots in total, 20 at 50mtr and 20 at 100 yds. The competition will take approx. one hour so firing points 1 to 5 will be available from 11:00.  

Our Facebook Prescence.

Some readers may not be aware that we have a page on Facebook which can be found here: Facebook You can keep up to date on this page and interact with the club organisers.  

News and Events for the Year end.

A brief summary of the events that have been planned between now and the end of this year: Safety Course. This is scheduled for 11:00 a.m. on Saturday the 2nd of December. It will be held on our range in the Rifle building. It may be cold so bring warm clothing. All new members and […]

Monthly Sporting Rifle Report -Sunday 5th November 2023.

There were no fireworks today, on or off the range. It was a mild day with  little breeze,  an inoffensive day in every way. Our members clearly agreed with this and very many of them turned up to shoot, in all disciplines. All of our ranges were busy, Shotgun, Pistol, Archery and Rifle. Some people […]

Gallery Rifle and Pistol Monthly Report 29th Oct 2023

Gallery Rifle and Pistol Monthly Report 29th Oct 2023   Fourteen ECSC members turned up for the October gallery rifle and pistol competition. The weather was overcast with downpours now and again during the matches. It was a good turnout considering the weather. We had our pistol range leveled and this was a great bonus, […]

Colin Legge Memorial Shoot Sunday 15th October 2023

In order to remember Colin Legge, who died in May, we will run a Clay Pigeon shoot each year in October. The first of these was held yesterday on our range at 11:00am. There was an excellent turnout of the regular and occasional clay shooters who took part in a modified DTL of 25 clays, […]

Pistol Range closed for refurbishment this Sunday, the 3rd of September.

As most of you will know, we have upgraded our pistol range in the last two weeks. The work is not quite finished so the pistol range will not be in use this weekend. Stay tuned, stay patient. You will love the luxury of the new firing point.

NASRPC Sanctioned National Match at ECSC.

Last weekend saw us running a National shoot for the fourth time. Over 50 individuals from 10 shooting clubs in Ireland arrived to take part. 24 different disciplines were on offer . 63 different details were run over the two days. Most details were booked out during the preregistration process which is run on line […]