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Sweden: 1500 World Championships August 2015 In 1997 the government of the day banned pistols from target shooters in this country, making it difficult if not impossible for many of them to compete in international competition. Eighteen years on with a lot of help from the organiser of this year’s competition 26 Brits made the […]

Results of the PPC World Championships 2015 Results from the PPC World Championships held at Hacksjöbanan near Stolkholm in Sweden are now published on the event website. The competition played out to about 280 world class pistol shooters from 13 countries. One and a half thousand starts in all classes from these competitors equated to […]

The PPC 1500 World Championships 2015 Over the long weekend of the 13th to the 16th August at a shooting range in Hacksjöbanan, near Stockholm, Sweden the World PPC 1500 championships are being held. Competed for every two years and mostly alternating between Northern and Southern hemisphere locations (the 2013 championships were held in Australia) […]

Imperial Gallery Rifle Anybody not making the crossing to Ireland to take part in the NASRPC Irish International Open 2015 next weekend please bear in mind we have the Imperial Gallery Rifle and Pistol meeting starting on Wednesday 8th July and running through to Sunday 12th July. Five days of relaxed Gallery Rifle shooting with […]

The Return of the 1500 Ted George offers some background to the thriving international pistol competition circuit inthe early 1990s and proposes a much-needed revitalisation Around 1993 Dave Ballantyne and I set up a 1500 pistol team and a selection/training process with the approval of the NPA, NRA and British Pistol Club (BPC). At the time […]

The Phoenix LBF Head to Head Match The England and Scotland GR teams ran a head to head Long Barrelled Firearms match at the Phoenix Meeting this year. Captains Morné van Dalen and Jonny Cormie pitched a couple of teams to take part in a T&P1 and Multi Target match in both LBR and LBP. […]

Home Countries, Great Britain Pistol Teams The Gallery Rifle and Pistol Discipline is sending a team to Sweden for the 1500 World Championships in August. If all goes well then approval from the NRA trustees for an official team for future international competitions will follow. As it stands we have applied for NRA ‘Goodwill’ status for […]

Phoenix 2015 Final Results Final Results are now listed Phoenix 2015 Results Phoenix 2015 Prizelists Scores database  and Rankings will be updated in the next few days

Phoenix 2015 This multi-discipline meeting is a must for your shooting diary and has its roots in pistol calibre shooting but there are also plenty of competitions for Black Powder & Muzzle Loading, Air and Fullbore Rifle – from 15 yards right up to 1000 yards. This Meeting has over 75 well attended competitions to […]

The Isle of Man Easter Shooting Festival 3-5 April 2015 There is still time to book yourselves an Easter break on the beautiful Isle of Man. If you do it will coincide with a cracking set of open comps to include 3P, PP1/2, Service and Practical matches, Air Pistol, BP pistol and service and sporting […]

England Gallery Rifle Captain for 2015 The England Gallery Rifle Selection Committee take pleasure in announcing the fact that Morné van Dalen has been selected as the Great Britain Gallery Rifle Captain for 2015. The retirement of Sophie West after one very eventful season prompted two nominations for Captain for the next session. Both Morne […]

GB Gallery Rifle Captain for 2015 The GB Gallery Rifle team compete on the world circuit and take part in at least three International shoots a year. Team captains are appointed on an annual basis. Nominations are now being sought for the Great Britain Gallery Rifle Captain for the 2015 season. The team will compete in IGRF […]

The BDMP vs. Jersey Pistol Match Leitmar Ranges, August 2014 The BDMP vs. Jersey Pistol Match 2014 was held in Leitmar, Germany this year. Since SLG Bisley is affiliated to the BDMP a small contingent is allowed to attend and participate in the revolver and pistol extravaganza. Additionally, since a number of our attendees are […]

The Welsh Open Gallery Rifle  Championships These championships took place over the 9-10 August at the Haverfordwest Shooting Ground. Results are now available over on the 2014 results page.   On Friday the 8th August  Haverfordwest Shooting Ground hosted an official Wales v England Head to Head match. Teams from the nations competed in the […]

The Home Countries Nationals. We ask for one and we get two. The next Home Countries National Match looks very much likely to be a two way affair. Wales will be hosting England at the Haverfordwest shooting ground over the weekend of the Welsh Open meeting – 9-10 August 2014. The head to head match […]