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The 2016 NASRPC Open The NASRPC Irish open international match at Harbour House took place over the weekend of 9-11th July 2016. Competitors from Germany, United Kingdom and Ireland completed in IGRF International 1500 gallery Rifle team competitions. Results of the international matches can be found here Congratulations to all of the competitors, with some […]

IGRF International – Bisley 2016 Three teams competed in the annual IGRF International at Bisley this year. The GB team managed to top both centrefire and smallbore matches this time. Well done to them and to the German and Irish travelling teams who made the 2016 Phoenix meeting what it was. Some photos of the […]

The 2016 NASRPC Irish Open Information for travelling competitors Information recently received from Gerry McCarthy, the NASRPC Chair, about the Irish Open in July has confirmed the 2016 Irish Open and IGRF international  is still at Harbour House, Kildare. There are changes to the way overseas travelling shooters obtain firearms passes from the Garda. Anyone travelling to Ireland needs […]

The 2016 Great Britain Gallery Rifle Squad Jon Avetoomyan and his team has named the Great Britain Galley rifle squad for 2016. The main squad and reserve/development squad are listed below. Matches in the UK at Bisley are planned as well as tours to Ireland and Germany. The GB Gallery Rifle team is an official […]

The 2016 Gallery Rifle Captain Jonathon Avetoomyan has been appointed the Great Britain Gallery Rifle captain for the 2016 season. I’m sure the GR community and squad will wish Jon good and we are sure he will continue to but build on the success of outgoing captain Pete Cooper who took the team to victory […]

GALLERY RIFLE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2015 HELD AT THE LEITMAR RANGES IN GERMANY On Monday 16th November 2015 the second Gallery Rifle World Championships were held at the newly refurbished range facility in Leitmar, Germany. The order of the day had been agreed at an IGRF committee meeting held on Friday 13th November 2015 where it […]

GB Gallery Rifle Captain for 2016 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 2016 season. The team will compete in IGRF […]

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