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“Man v Man” at the AAW Taking advantage of appropriate range opportunity and time allocated to the AAW it has been decided to run an afternoon Man v Man competition on the Saturday afternoon of the competition. An informal affair and in some ways experimental and just a bit of fun to round the season […]

Home Countries Pistol & Revolver Matches Home Countries Teams from England, Scotland and Wales will be competing at the Gallery Rifle National Championships for a couple of new pistol and revolver trophies. These trophies have been conceived, sourced and  produced by current and previous team captains to promote competitive pistol and revolver shooting. Range and […]

Bianchi at the Nationals All four stages of the Bianchi match at the Nationals will take place on Butt Zero on Stickledown.  Access to a 50m facility has not been possible for this meeting and following on from the from the change of format at the Phoenix it has decided this will be repeated for […]

Some Reminders The NRA Imperial Meeting is now over for 2015. The next couple of months provide a number of opportunities for shooters and collectors who prefer a more historic type of shooting. Some events here over the next few months for collectors, historic shooting enthusiasts, muzzle loading rifle and pistol shooters. PDF of the […]

The Derby Open Entry Forms for the 2015 Derby Open are now available for download over on the Derby Website and below. Two days of full competition in 1500, Multi-Target T&P1, T&P2 and T&P3 as well as a shotgun match on offer. By popular demand classic entries also available this year in the T&P1, T&P2 and Multi-Target […]

The Bianchi – what of it? I’ve spent the most part of the close season attempting to engage with representatives of the GR&P community about the future of the Bianchi event with mixed response. The Bianchi as we know it consists of 4 events –  barricade, mover, plates and practical. There are only a couple […]

Phoenix Officiating and Volunteering Please find the current Range Officer and volunteers roster for the Phoenix Meeting this year. RO Range Allocation Its the busiest Gallery Rifle & Pistol meeting of the year held at Bisley and of course – its not just GR&P. Shotgun events, rifle events held out to 1000 yards, the trade fair […]

The JSPC Spring Open Meeting April 18-19 2015 It is that time of year once again and following on from the previous year’s successes, it is important to get your JSPC Open entries in now for 2015. Entries on the day will only be permitted if there are available spaces and unfortunately there will be […]

The 2015 Western Winner The South West’s premier Open 1500 and shorts competition is available for one day only in 2015. The date is Saturday 9th May (not the 16th which may been have originally mentioned). Its definitely worth a visit. Excellent shooting and an excellent prize-table. A classified shot to boot (always has been) so […]

The Spring Action Weekend Range Officer Allocation The 2015 Spring Action Weekend will run over the weekend of the 21-22 March.  This year the meeting will have additional twist in that opportunities to compete in the the Historic & Classic events are now on offer. Details are being finalised and the entry form will be […]

The 2015 GB Shooting Show The GB Shooting Show runs from Friday 13th February to Sunday 15th February at the same venue as last year – namely the Stoneleigh Park International Centre, Warwickshire, CV8 2LG. All being well the Gallery Rifle discipline will be represented again at the show. This is only possible with kind […]

Classifications – and Breakpoints Part II New proposed 2014 classification breakpoints for Pistols (LBR and LBP) are listed below. As with the Rifles adjustments some people will move up and some down. Proposed GR&P Pistol Classification changes for 2015 Which Class will I be in? The 1500 Class LBP-old LBP-new LBR-old LBR-new X 1460-1500 1490-1500 1460-1500 […]

Classifications – and Breakpoints We run seven classified events on the Gallery Rifle circuit and a few hardy souls work behind the scenes to keep the integrity of these classes intact and current. Just to remind everyone – the classified events are: Timed and Precision 1 Timed and Precision 2 Multi Target Phoenix A The 1500 Bianchi […]

Leave the Irish guns alone! Mark Dennehy, an Irish ISSF shooter, has penned a concise reaction to the recent Irish report from the Department of Justice and Equality / An Garda Síochána Working Group on Review of Firearms Licensing. Its worth reading. The Gardai published a new copy of the “Commissioners Guidelines” and The Department of Justice […]

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