Members fired up for first shoot of the year
PISTOL SHOOTING: THE first shoot for the year at the Biggenden Pistol Club on Sunday, January 6, attracted so many members there were concerns there wouldn’t be enough food for the barbecue lunch.
A committee spokesman said fortunately they managed to scrape through.
“It was very good to see everyone enjoying the day’s shooting,” he said. RESULTS
■ Rimfire – standard match, H Fong (red dot, bench assist) 568, B Page (red dot) 485, R Dawson 447, T Long 436, L Brown (bench assist) 434, M Allison 418, M Pilbeam 377, J Walk (bench assist) 376, C Mountford 375, T Elliott 358, B Leaver 336, P Raffles 324, B Scheuber (bench assist) 318, C Jen 314, J Mountford 212.
■ Centrefire – standard match (50 shots): J Walk (bench assist) 381, T Long 347, H Fong (red dot, bench assist) 342, R McC 339, T Elliott 335, N Pearson 287, M Pilbeam 216, B Scheuber 282, R Dawson (.22)250, C Mountford 227, C Jen 222, J Mountford 180, B Leaver 175, Z Walmsley 79.
The next shoot on January 20 will be a standard match for both rimfire and metallic for the centrefire.
A reminder that all centrefire shoots are now a 50-shot match. Hope to see you all on the day.
For anyone interested, the Biggenden Rifle Club is holding a safety course on February 2 at 8am.
SUNDAY SHOOT: There was a great line-up of Biggenden Pistol Club members for Sunday’s event.