LOCATED NEAR ROUNDWOOD, COUNTY WICKLOW

CELEBRATING 50 YEARS

1969 - 2019

Welcome to the web site of the East Coast Shooting Club. We are based in Roundwood, County Wicklow, about 45 minutes drive from Dublin. Members can use the site to keep up to date with the news and results of recent competitions. People interested in taking up shooting as a hobby  and joining can use this site to see what we do, what our facilities are like, and find out how to contact us to see our ranges. See the “about ECSC ” section for “how to  join” and the fees.

Latest News

Range reopened today to all members.

What a pleasure it was  today, to arrive early on the range and get set up for the expected return for many members after months in the wilderness of not being allowed to visit. In the interim, they could only  imagine the pleasure of going into one of the most beautiful parts of our country, […]

Shooting Skills and Safety Course Saturday 19th June

We are running a Shooting Skills and Safety Course on our range starting at 10:00 am on Saturday 19th of June. The course will last approx 4 hours and is a mixture of theory and practise. This course is primarily intended for people who have recently joined the club but more experienced members can attend […]

Range Reopening Sunday 2nd May

Life can seem an endless maze, The twists and turns, lulls and delays, But things always fall into place… In good time. Life can be tough, there’s no doubt, But hope is the thing we can’t do without. Right things with joy will come about… In good time. The above extracts from a poem by […]

Proposed EU ban on Lead Ammunition.

The proposed ban on the use of Lead Ammunition will effect all users of Firearms, including those who only shoot targets. At worst, it will stop you using your firearms totally. At best, it will cost you a lot more money in both ammo costs and the cost of your club having to install lead […]

My Favourite Rifle No. 2.

This interesting historical rifle and how it has been cherished and brought up to date was contributed by ECSC member Simon C.   This is my Remington Model 34 rifle which I took over at the end of 2015. It had belonged to my father and before that it belonged to his uncle. The rifle […]

Calendar of Events

  • Field Sporting Rifle Prone 50 Metre Competition

    Date: August 1, 2021
  • Gallery Rifle Precision 50 Metre Competition

    Date: August 1, 2021
  • NSAI Silhouette Classification Shoot

    Date: August 8, 2021