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 2019 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.

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Nov
24
Sat
FDPC Rimfire Festival @ Frome & District Pistol Club
Nov 24 all-day

The FDPC Rimfire Festival

FDPC -Rimfire FestA Rimfire Festival held at FDPC’s Shepton Mallet range complex. Five matches – T&P1, Multi-Target, The Granet Match, The America Match and a 1020.

Entry Forms below.

 

Entry forms PDF | MS Word

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Feb
15
Fri
British Shooting & Countryman Show @ Stoneleigh
Feb 15 – Feb 17 all-day

British Shooting & Countryman Show

Show Logo

The UK & Europe’s Largest Public Shooting & Gun Show
Venue and Dates
The NEC, Birmingham, B40 1NT
Friday 17th – Sunday 19th February 2019
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Feb
23
Sat
The 2019 Winter Target Shotgun Festival @ NSC, Bisley
Feb 23 – Feb 24 all-day

The 2019 Winter Target 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.

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Mar
30
Sat
The 2019 Spring Action Weekend @ The NRA
Mar 30 – Mar 31 all-day

The 2019 Spring Action Weekend

The first of three newly revamped Gallery Rifle Action weekends held at Bisley throughout 2019 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

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Apr
7
Sun
Budleigh Farm Steel Challenge @ Budleigh Farm Target Shooting Club
Apr 7 all-day

Budleigh Farm Steel Challenge

Falling plate target shooting competitions held at the Budleigh Farm Shooting ground in the glorious rolling hills of the Dartmoor National park in Devon.

Designed to be both fun and challenging it is suitable for novice and experienced GRSB/LSR .22 shooters alike and will test both speed and precision shooting at a variety of steel shapes at different ranges.


Whatever your ability the instant gratification on hearing the “plink” and watching the target fall just can’t be beat!

Entry Forms

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Apr
13
Sat
ATSC – 2019 Open Meeting @ The NRA
Apr 13 – Apr 14 all-day

The Army Target Shooting Club Open Meeting

The Army Target Shooting (ATSC) Club’s annual Club Championships and Open Meeting is at a mid April timeslot for 2019.

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

Entry forms are available to download below.

Entry Forms – All Events – Gallery Rifle, Muzzle Loaders and ISSF

PDF

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Apr
19
Fri
JSPC Spring 2019 Open Championships @ Galashiels
Apr 19 – Apr 21 all-day

Joint Services Pistol Club 2019 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

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May
4
Sat
The 2019 Basildon Open @ Basildon RPC
May 4 – May 6 all-day

The 2019 Basildon Open

Another three days for again 2019 – however a week later over the Early May Bank Holiday weekend. 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

 

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May
24
Fri
The 2019 Phoenix Meeting @ The NRA
May 24 – May 26 all-day

The 2019 Phoenix Meeting

PhoenixSomething for everybody at the Phoenix. At its usual bank holiday slot at the end of May for the 2019 season

Entry forms  are available via the NRA web site.

NRA members –  enter on-line.

 

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May
27
Mon
The 2019 IGRF International 1500 Phoenix Match @ NSC, Bisley
May 27 @ 08:00 – 13:00

The 2019 International 1500 Match at the Phoenix

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

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Jun
8
Sat
The 2019 Southern Counties Gallery Rifle Shorts Competition @ Shepton Mallet Target Shooting Centre
Jun 8 all-day

The 2019 Southern Counties Gallery Rifle Shorts Competition

The 2019 early Summer slot for this meeting at the Shepton Mallet Target Shooting Centre.

A high Summer slot for 2018 but worth a look if you fancy a trip to the South West to shoot in FDPC’s new range Complex. Its an open shoot and has events for Gallery Rifle Centrefire (GRCF), Gallery Rifle Smallbore (GRSB) and Lightweight Sporting Rifle (LSR).

The appropriate events will be fully classified.

Entry Forms:

MS Word | PDF

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Jun
21
Fri
The 2019 Derby Open Meeting @ Derby RPC
Jun 21 – Jun 23 all-day

The 2019 Derby Open 1500 and Shorts

At the height of the Summer – a full event list of 1500, shorts (for all gun types)  the HCNM match 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

Entry Form | 1500 for a Fiver | Derby Open Poster

For new or unclassified shooters….

Try a 1500 for a Fiver

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Jun
28
Fri
The Cottesloe Practical Shotgun Challenge @ NSC, Bisley
Jun 28 – Jun 30 all-day

The Cottesloe Practical Shotgun Challenge

The Cottesloe Heath Challenge (Bisley) will also be a round of the 2019 NRA Shotgun League. This match can be shot on either Saturday or Sunday with some places on the Friday.

Entry forms are available via the NRA web site.

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Jul
5
Fri
The 2019 NASRPC Irish Open and IGRF Gallery Rifle Open @ Bracken Shooting Club
Jul 5 – Jul 7 all-day

The 2017 NASRPC Irish Open and IGRF Gallery Rifle Open

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

Pistol & Shotgun Events

Irish Leg of the IGRF International Matches in SB & CF

[Entry Forms | PDF | MS Word ]

 

For those who have been here before we look forward to seeing you all again and for those of you visiting Ireland for the first time we’re very excited to meet you all.

Here is a brief update we hope helps answer any questions you have, but please don’t hesitate to contact us with additional questions.

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The 2019 NASRPC Irish Open
will be hosted in
Bracken Gun Club
the weekend of July 5-7

Bracken is located just outside Strabane, Co. Tyrone in Northern Ireland.

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For Visitors from Britain, this means they do not need visitor permits to bring their firearms to Northern Ireland – and all competitions on offer are available to them.

Everyone else will require a PSNI Visitor Permit to bring their firearms into Northern Ireland – contact NASRPC who will co-ordinate this process.

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There will be events in

.22 Prone Rifle,
.22 Bench Rifle,
Smallbore Gallery Rifle,
Centrefire Gallery Rifle
Smallbore Pistol,
Fullbore Pistol and
Target Shotgun

With individual, aggregate and team awards.

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The Irish Open also includes the Irish leg of the IGRF International Series and a new International Pistol Team event.

For more information, please contact competitions@nasrpc.ie

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Jul
12
Fri
Scottish Open (shorts) Gallery Rifle Championships @ Galashiels
Jul 12 – Jul 14 all-day

Scottish open Gallery Rifle Championships

Shorts Events

The 2018 Scottish Gallery Rifle and Pistol Championship will be held over two venue dates.  Commencing on the 12 to 14th July at the JSPC Colmsliehill range (this event) where a series of short events will be held and concluding with 1500 events at a venue to be decided. The Championship for Rifle will be held concurrently with a shorter Championship for Long Barrelled Revolver and Pistol.  This will be a registered event and entrance open to all.

Stage 1 , Scottish Gallery Rifle and Pistol Championship Stage 1 (this event), Short Events, to be held at JSPC Colmsliehill range on the 13-15 July.

Stage 2, Scottish Gallery Rifle Championship Stage 2 , 1500 Events , to be held at a venue to be decided

If a competitor is only able to attend the one event , they could still complete for ten Scottish Champion titles inc Pistol and revolver , awarded per discipline eg Scottish Champion SB Rifle TP1 . The overall Scottish Champion Gallery Rifle title being awarded to the highest overall aggregate score ( CF and SB rifle) events) would require the competitor to shoot all events over the two event stages.

Entry Forms – PDF | MS Word

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Jul
13
Sat
The 2019 NRA Imperial Historic Arms Meeting (IHAM) @ The NSC, Bisley
Jul 13 – Jul 14 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.
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Jul
17
Wed
The 2019 NRA Imperial Gallery Rifle & Pistol Meeting @ Melville Ranges, The NSC, Bisley
Jul 17 – Jul 21 all-day

The Gallery Rifle and Pistol 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

 

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Aug
31
Sat
The 2019 GR National OPEN Championships @ The NSC, Bisley
Aug 31 – Sep 1 all-day

The 2019 Gallery Rifle National OPEN Championships

A new date for the GR National Open Championships for 2019. To avoid clashing with the August Bank Holiday weekend this has been moved to the following weekend.

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.

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Sep
13
Fri
JSPC Autumn 2019 Open Championships @ Galashiels
Sep 13 – Sep 15 all-day

JSPC 2019 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.

Range location 

Entry form here

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Sep
14
Sat
The 2019 SLG Bisley 1500 and Shorts @ Melville Ranges, Bisley
Sep 14 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 ]

 

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Sep
28
Sat
Budleigh Farm Rimfire Festival @ Budleigh Farm Target Shooting Club
Sep 28 – Sep 29 all-day

Budleigh Farm Rimfire Festival

Falling plate target shooting competitions held at the Budleigh Farm Shooting ground in the glorious rolling hills of the Dartmoor National park in Devon.

Designed to be both fun and challenging it is suitable for novice and experienced GRSB/LSR .22 shooters alike and will test both speed and precision shooting at a variety of steel shapes at different ranges.


Whatever your ability the instant gratification on hearing the “plink” and watching the target fall just can’t be beat!

Entry Forms

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Oct
5
Sat
Autumn 2019 Target Shotgun Festival @ Butt Zero, Bisley
Oct 5 – Oct 6 all-day

The 2019 Autumn Target Shotgun Festival @ Bisley

The format for this increasingly popular weekend competition is:

Saturday morning – T&P1 and Multi-Target (all classes), NRA Embassy Cup.

Sunday, all day – Practical Shotgun.

To download the entry form C- follow the links

[Entry Forms  | PDF ]

 

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Oct
19
Sat
The 2019 Trafalgar Meeting @ The NRA, Bisley Camp
Oct 19 – Oct 20 all-day

The 2019 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.

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Oct
25
Fri
The IGRF Gallery Rifle World Championships @ Derdepoort, South Africa
Oct 25 – Oct 31 all-day
Oct
26
Sat
The 2019 Autumn Action Weekend @ The NSC, Bisley
Oct 26 – Oct 27 all-day

The 2019 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 Barrelled 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 available via the NRA web site.

NRA members can enter on-line.

 

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Nov
8
Fri
The IGRF and German Open Gallery Rifle Championships @ Leitmar Ranges, Germany
Nov 8 – Nov 10 all-day

The IGRF Gallery Rifle Championships

(and 2019 German Open)

IGRF LogoHeld at the Leitmar Range Complex in Germany.

Also including Shorts and 1500 matches.

 

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