Calendar of Events

Event organizers are encouraged to submit as much information as possible and make available entry forms or contact email addresses for general inquiries. You can subscribe using your own calendar application or link it to Google Calendar for easy access via mobile devices.

Most 2015 events are now confirmed  – however continue to check back. The calendar will be kept up to date as the season progresses when entry forms and additional information gets added.

Feb
12
Fri
British Shooting & Countryman Show @ Stoneleigh
Feb 12 – Feb 14 all-day

British Shooting & Countryman Show

The UK & Europe’s Largest Public Shooting & Gun Show
Venue and Dates
Stoneleigh Park Warwickshire CV8 2LG
Friday 12th – Sunday 14th February 2016
Last Year’s show
Feb
13
Sat
Target Shotgun Festival @ NSC, Bisley
Feb 13 – Feb 14 all-day

The 2016Target Shotgun Festival

Events for T&P1 and Multi-Target on the Saturday and a practical match on the Sunday

Entry forms are available via the NRA web site.

Mar
12
Sat
Gallery Rifle Training and Coaching Day @ The NRA
Mar 12 all-day

Gallery Rifle Training and Coaching Day

A Gallery Rifle Training and Coaching day to get to up to speed with competitive shooting.

Held at Cheylesmore Ranges, Bisley

A full day event covering:

  • Basic Shooting Techniques
  • Trigger control & release, sights, aiming
  • Shooting positions for Gallery Rifle & Pistol
  • Ammunition – is it fit for purpose?
  • Shooting T&P1, Multi-Target, 1500, Precision
  • Mental training & awareness
  • Attitude and approach to competitive shooting

Cost – £70.00 for the day

Contact Neil or Ted to book a place or for more information.

Mar
19
Sat
The 2016 Spring Action Weekend @ The NRA
Mar 19 – Mar 20 all-day

The 2016 Spring Action Weekend

The first of three newly revamped Gallery Rifle Action weekends held at Bisley throughout 2014 to encourage Gallery Rifle action shooting to include  Centrefire and Smallbore, Long Barrelled Pistol and Revolver. Events

  • The Advancing Target
  • The 1500 Match
  • The Bianchi
  • The Timed & Precision events
  • A brand new Speed Steel Challenge
  • Target Shotgun matches

There are also a few Fullbore rifle competitions held at 200 yards if you crave the longer distances! The mini-Mcqueen match will also run on Melville over the middle of the day on Saturday.

Entry forms and on-line entries are available on the NRA web site.

Download an entry form

Enter on-line

Mar
20
Sun
The NRA Pistol League Match 1 @ Bisley Ranges
Mar 20 all-day

The NRA Pistol League

This is a practical Pistol and Revolver match that  will take place on and around Butt Zero. More details to follow

[Entry Forms  | PDF ]

Entry conditions to NRA league matches

Entry to any of the leagues is open to any person not disbarred under S21 of the 1968 act and complying with all licensing requirements, there is no need to be a member of the NRA to take part and the NRA club insurance policy will cover non club member participating at League matches for no additional premium.


Apr
9
Sat
ATSC – 2016 Open Meeting @ The NRA
Apr 9 – Apr 10 all-day

The Army Target Shooting Club Open

The Army Target Shooting (ATSC) Club’s annual Club Championships and Open Meeting is back to its usual timeslot for 2016.

The meeting contains a mixture of ISSF, Black Powder pistol and Gallery Rifle events.

For Galleryrifle shooters The 1500 events also available this year. Entry forms are available to download below.

Entry Form – ATSC Open 2016

Apr
10
Sun
Shield Practical Pistol Match – NRA pistol league Match 2 @ Shield Shooting Centre
Apr 10 all-day

Shield Practical Pistol Match,

Incorporating Round 1 of the NRA pistol league

This is a rifle match that can also be shot with long barrelled pistols and revolvers.  Each type of gun has its own division for scoring.

 

Entry conditions to NRA league matches

Entry to any of the leagues is open to any person not disbarred under S21 of the 1968 act and complying with all licensing requirements, there is no need to be a member of the NRA to take part and the NRA club insurance policy will cover non club member participating at League matches for
no additional premium.
Apr
15
Fri
JSPC Spring 2016 Open Championships @ Galashiels
Apr 15 – Apr 17 all-day

Joint Services Pistol Club 2016 Spring Open Shorts Championships

Fully classified Matches for

  • Timed & Precision 1
  • Multi – Target
  • Phoenix A

CentreFire and Small Bore Gallery Rifle and Long Barrelled Revolver and Pistol matches available

Details and Entry forms available from the Joint Servces Pistol Club website.

Entry form here

Apr
22
Fri
The 2016 Basildon Open @ Basildon RPC
Apr 22 – Apr 24 all-day

The 2016 Basildon Open

Another three days for again 2016. Basildon put on an excellent shoot with plenty of space to camp overnight and a pretty decent BBQ for those who wish to partake – just bring a few drinks! Shops and supermarkets just down the road if you prefer and to keep ahead of the Derby mob – well tough. I think John has eventually given up on the shower!

Entry forms  PDF | MS Word

 

Apr
30
Sat
The 2016 Mattersey Ten @ Mattersey RPC
Apr 30 – May 1 all-day

The Mattersey Ten

1500 & Shorts

Mattersey LogoMattersey hold two open meetings a year. Their Spring Shoot offers 1500 and Shorts.

This one in the early part of the of the season offers a full 1500 match for all gun types as well as the popular Shorts matches of T&P1 and Multi-Target. All fully classified matches.

 

Entry Forms

MS Word | PDF

May
7
Sat
The 2016 County of Wiltshire Gallery Rifle Open @ Range 1A
May 7 @ 08:00 – 13:00

The County of Wiltshire Gallery Rifle Open Meeting

WCSA LogoThe 2016 outing for this half day meeting on Warminster Range 1A.

An early Summer / late Spring  slot 2015 but worth a look if you fancy a trip to the South West to shot on the fringes of Salisbury Plain.

 

Entry Forms:

MS Word | PDF

May
8
Sun
Shield Steel Challenge Match @ Shield Shooting Centre
May 8 all-day

Shield Steel Challenge Match

Open for .22 Rifles / Long Barrel Pistols / Long Barrel Revolvers / Lever Action Rifles

Each scored in their own division.

[Entry Forms  | PDF ]

May
27
Fri
The 2016 Phoenix Meeting @ The NRA
May 27 – May 29 all-day

The 2015 Phoenix Meeting

PhoenixSomething for everybody at the Phoenix. At its usual bank holiday slot at the end of May for the 2016 season

Entry forms  are available via the NRA web site.

NRA members –  enter on-line.

 

May
29
Sun
The NRA Pistol League Match 3 @ Bisley Ranges
May 29 all-day

The NRA Pistol League

This is a practical Pistol and Revolver match that  will take place on and around Butt Zero. More details to follow

[Entry Forms  | PDF ]

Entry conditions to NRA league matches

Entry to any of the leagues is open to any person not disbarred under S21 of the 1968 act and complying with all licensing requirements, there is no need to be a member of the NRA to take part and the NRA club insurance policy will cover non club member participating at League matches for no additional premium.
May
30
Mon
The 2016 IGRF International 1500 Phoenix Match @ NSC, Bisley
May 30 @ 08:00 – 13:00

The 2016 International 1500 Match at the Phoenix

IGRF Logo

The International head to head 1500 match between teams from Great Britain, Ireland, Germany and South Africa.

Jun
12
Sun
The 136th Aberdeen Wapinschaw @ Aberdeen Wapinschaw
Jun 12 – Jun 13 all-day

The 136th Aberdeen Wapinschaw

afbgcTo be held at:

Drums Ranges and Black Dog Ranges Saturday 11th to Sunday 12th June 2015

General Meeting Details

and

Full details of match specific Rules & Regulations are now available

 

Entry forms now available:

[Entry Form]

[Match Schedule & Details]

 

Entry forms are also be available for direct from the Aberdeen Full Bore Gun Club website

Jun
17
Fri
Scottish Open (shorts) Gallery Rifle Championships @ Galashiels
Jun 17 – Jun 19 all-day
Jun
25
Sat
The 2016 Derby Open Meeting @ Derby RPC
Jun 25 – Jun 26 all-day

The 2016 Derby Open 1500 and Shorts

At the height of the Summer – a full event list of 1500, shorts (for all gun types)  and, of course, the excellent BBQ.

Overnight camping available and this year and maybe another Beer Festival to boot!!

Entry Forms here and via the Derby Website

Jul
8
Fri
The 2016 NASRPC Irish Open @ Harbour House Sports Club
Jul 8 – Jul 10 all-day

The 2016 NASRPC Irish Open

IGRF Logo

The IGRF

CF Lever Action Rifle + SB Gallery Rifle – Individual & Team events

Pistol & Shotgun Events

Irish Leg of the IGRF International Matches in SB & CF

Plans in place for Visitors Permits, Accommodation, Storage & Practice Days.

[Entry Forms | PDF | MS Word ]

 

We look forward to welcoming you and your teams’please feel free to contact competitions@nasrpc.ie for further information.
Jul
9
Sat
The 2016 NRA Imperial Historic Arms Meeting (IHAM) @ The NSC, Bisley
Jul 9 – Jul 10 all-day

NRA Imperial Historic Arms Meeting.

Original or spirit of the original welcome at this meeting.

A plethora of events for Rifle, Pistol and Gallery Rifle. Don’t think this meeting is just for the historians and 19th Century aficionados. Plenty of events which can be entered with your modern day Marlins, Winchesters, Lee Enfields and Mausers.

Remember – ‘Spirit of the Original‘ is the key concept at this meeting. If you are following that concept you are fine.
Jul
13
Wed
The 2016 NRA Imperial Gallery Rifle & Pistol Meeting @ Melville Ranges, The NSC, Bisley
Jul 13 – Jul 17 all-day

The Pistol and Gallery Rifle meeting at the Imperial.

The meeting contains a mixture of squadded trophy matches and unlimited entry events. The meeting will run from Wednesday to Sunday.

Unlimited entry events will run throughout the meeting with Trophy matches running on Saturday and Sunday morning.

Rules, schedules, events and timings are also be listed in the Bisley Bible

[Enter on-line]

[Download Entry Form]

Entry forms available for all Imperial events are also available via the NRA web site

 

Aug
6
Sat
The 2016 Welsh Open 1500 Championships @ Haverfordwest Shooting Ground
Aug 6 – Aug 7 all-day

The Welsh Open 1500 Championships

To be held at Haverfordwest Target Shooting ClubPembrokeshire’s finest shooting ground.

Free camping available – make a weekend of it.

Entry forms now available:

PDF

Entry forms are also be available for direct from the HaverfordWest website

Closing Date for entries is the 2nd August 2016

Claim 10%  discount for 6 or more competitions entered, 15% for 10 or more entered

Please note that the 2016 Welsh open will start on the Friday morning(05 August 2016) allowing for two and a half days shoot. We have also added a classic rifle section to the shorts and 1500 as well as LBP and LBR in all competitions. Entry fee for shorts will be £6.00 and for 1500, £10.00. Entry forms should be available January 2016. Closing date for entries is Saturday 30 July although entries can be made on the day subject to availability of space and a surcharge on the entry fee.

Dave M

Aug
7
Sun
Scottish Open 1500 Gallery Rifle Championships @ Aberdeen Wapinschaw
Aug 7 all-day
Aug
13
Sat
HBSA Miniature Rifle Meeting @ Winans, Bisley
Aug 13 – Aug 14 all-day

HBSA Miniature Rifle Meeting

This is the third outing for this meeting and will take place on Winans Ranges at Bisley.

It is a low entry fee competition for historic arms  to take place at or around the NSRA rifle meeting also being held at Bisley.

It was well received and a very friendly and relaxed shoot in 2015. Hopefully the same again in 2016.

 

[Entry Forms  and Details]


Aug
27
Sat
The 2016 GR National Championships @ The NSC, Bisley
Aug 27 – Aug 28 all-day

The 2015 Gallery Rifle National Championships

A weekend to compete and be  crowned a National Champion. This event is predominantly for Gallery Rifles, (Centrefire and Smallbore) and Long Barrelled Revolvers and Pistols. Competitions available for:

  • 25m and 50m precision
  • Multi-Target
  • Advancing Target
  • The 1500
  • Bianchi
  • Timed and Precision matches
  • Speed Steel Challenge.

Also some short-range competitions for older military firearms and the McQueen shoot for any rifle.

Entry forms will be available via the NRA web site.

NRA members can enter on-line.

Aug
28
Sun
The NRA Pistol League Match 4 @ Bisley Ranges
Aug 28 all-day

The NRA Pistol League

This is a practical Pistol and Revolver match that  will take place on and around Butt Zero. More details to follow

[Entry Forms  | PDF ]

Entry conditions to NRA league matches

Entry to any of the leagues is open to any person not disbarred under S21 of the 1968 act and complying with all licensing requirements, there is no need to be a member of the NRA to take part and the NRA club insurance policy will cover non club member participating at League matches for no additional premium.
Sep
10
Sat
Shield Two/Three gun shoot @ Shield Shooting Centre
Sep 10 – Sep 11 all-day

Two/Three Gun Shoot

This is a practical Pistol and Revolver match that  will take place at Shield Shooting Centre. More details to follow

[Entry Forms  | PDF ]

Open to .22 Rifles and/or .22 Long Barrel Pistols, 12g Shotguns

Sep
16
Fri
JSPC Autumn 2016 Open Championships @ Galashiels
Sep 16 – Sep 18 all-day

Joint Services Pistol Club 2016 Autumn Open Shorts Championships

Fully classified Matches for

  • Timed & Precision 1
  • Multi – Target
  • Phoenix A

CentreFire and Small Bore Gallery Rifle and Long Barrelled Revolver and Pistol matches available

Details and Entry forms available from the Joint Servces Pistol Club website.

Entry form here

Sep
17
Sat
The 2016 SLG Bisley 1500 and Shorts @ Melville Ranges, Bisley
Sep 17 all-day

The SLG Bisley 1500 and Shorts

A return to Melville in September for some 1500 and shorts matches organized by SLG Bisley.

Just a one day event but cheap accommodation should be easily available on the camp at that time of year. After the event all competitors are invited over to the SPOTT for a BBQ and a few drinks.

[Entry Forms  | PDF | MS DOC]


Sep
25
Sun
The NRA Pistol League Match 5 @ FDPC
Sep 25 all-day

The NRA Pistol League

This is a practical match for Pistol (LBP) and Mini Rifle that will take place at FDPC’s range complex in Shepton Mallet. More details to follow

[Entry Forms  | PDF ]

Please  Note, these matches will be rimfire only (LBP and 22 rifle), not LBR

Entry conditions to NRA league matches

Entry to any of the leagues is open to any person not disbarred under S21 of the 1968 act and complying with all licensing requirements, there is no need to be a member of the NRA to take part and the NRA club insurance policy will cover non club member participating at League matches for no additional premium.


Oct
1
Sat
The Mattersey Bianchi Open @ Mattersey RPC
Oct 1 – Oct 2 all-day

The 2016 Mattersey Bianchi Open

………………..& Shorts

Mattersey LogoMattersey hold two open meetings a year. Their Spring Shoot offers 1500 and Shorts.

This one at the twilight of the season offers a full Bianchi match for all gun types as well as the popular Shorts matches of T&P1 and Multi-Target. All fully classified matches.

There are only a couple of places where you can shoot a full Bianchi match, Mattersey is one of them.  With the Bisley Autumn Action Weekend not offering the Bianch again this will be the last chance of registering a score for this event in 2016.

Entry Form

MS Word | PDF

Oct
8
Sat
The NRA Pistol League Match 6 @ Worcester Norton Shooting Club
Oct 8 all-day

The NRA Pistol League

This is a practical Pistol and Revolver match that  will take place at Worcester Norton’s range complex in Worcester. More details to follow

[Entry Forms  | PDF ]

Entry conditions to NRA league matches

Entry to any of the leagues is open to any person not disbarred under S21 of the 1968 act and complying with all licensing requirements, there is no need to be a member of the NRA to take part and the NRA club insurance policy will cover non club member participating at League matches for no additional premium.


Oct
9
Sun
The County of Lancaster LSR (GRSB) Open @ Burnley Rifle Club
Oct 9 all-day
Oct
15
Sat
The 2016 Trafalgar Meeting @ The NRA, Bisley Camp
Oct 15 – Oct 16 all-day

The 2016 Trafalgar Meeting

Shooters with a historical inclination will turn towards the Trafalgar Meeting as memories of the Imperial fade. “Spirit of the Original” is the ethos of the meeting so don’t be fooled into thinking expensive original firearms are all that can be used here.

Don’t forget to apply for the well supported Trafalgar Dinner held on the Saturday night. And in addition to all the shooting the shooting there is an Arms and Militeria Fair held in Bisley Pavilion.

Entry forms  will be available via the NRA web site.

Oct
16
Sun
Shield Steel Challenge Match @ Shield Shooting Centre
Oct 16 all-day

Shield Steel Challenge Match

Open for .22 Rifles / Long Barrel Pistols / Long Barrel Revolvers / Lever Action Rifles

Each scored in their own division.

[Entry Forms  | PDF ]

Oct
22
Sat
The 2016 Autumn Action Weekend @ The NSC, Bisley
Oct 22 – Oct 23 all-day

The 2016 Autumn Action Weekend

This is the last of the years main Gallery Rifle Action Weekends that encourages Gallery Rifle shooting for the Gallery Rifle community who visit Bisley.

This meeting includes competitions for Gallery Rifles both Smallbore and Centrefire and Long Barreled Revolvers and Pistols. There are also competitions for those of you who have an interest in Target Shotgun. For shooters who crave longer distances there are Fullbore   competitions  held simultaneously at 200 yards.

Entry forms now available via the NRA web site.

NRA members can enter on-line.

 

Oct
23
Sun
The NRA Pistol League Match 7 @ Bisley Ranges
Oct 23 all-day

The NRA Pistol League

This is a practical Pistol and Revolver match that  will take place on and around Butt Zero. More details to follow

[Entry Forms  | PDF ]

Entry conditions to NRA league matches

Entry to any of the leagues is open to any person not disbarred under S21 of the 1968 act and complying with all licensing requirements, there is no need to be a member of the NRA to take part and the NRA club insurance policy will cover non club member participating at League matches for no additional premium.


Dec
3
Sat
The NRA Pistol League Match 8 @ FDPC
Dec 3 all-day

The NRA Pistol League

This is a practical Pistol and Mini-Rifle match that  will take place at FDPC’s range complex in Shepton Mallet. More details to follow.

 

Please Note, these will be rimfire only matches (LBP and 22 rifle), not LBR

[Entry Forms  | PDF ]

Entry conditions to NRA league matches

Entry to any of the leagues is open to any person not disbarred under S21 of the 1968 act and complying with all licensing requirements, there is no need to be a member of the NRA to take part and the NRA club insurance policy will cover non club member participating at League matches for no additional premium.