Monthly Competitions

We run the following competitions every month. These competitions are open to all members (including probationary) and to visitors.

Booking in

Book in with the Competitions Secretary from 9.00 until 10.15,  with the briefing at 10.25 with an intended 10.30 start.

Safety Briefing

A safety briefing will take place before the competitions.

For your safety and the safety of others, ALL competitors MUST attend these briefings.

1st Saturday of the month – Pistol HFT

Pistol

Open to all UK legal pistols and shot in three classifications

  • Iron sights
  • Red dot sights (not laser)
  • Telescopic (Max. 4 x magnification)

15 targets shot three times each. 40mm hit zones at distances from 10 -25 yards.

2nd Saturday of the month – Vintage and Classic including Bell Target and Vintage 10 yard 

Vintage and Classic including Bell Target and Vintage 10 yard 

Open to UK legal unmodified spring air rifles with original open or dioptre sights and shot in 4 classifications. 

  • Vintage (Pre 1939) standing
  • Vintage (Pre 1939) freestyle  
  • Classic 1940 to 1960
  • Classic 1961 to 1990
  • Semi recoiling pre 1986

25 targets shot once each. 40mm hit zones at distances from 10 -35 yards. 

3rd Saturday of the month – HFT

HFT

Open to all UK legal air rifles and shot in four classifications

  • Juniors Aged 16 and under
  • open Pre-charged Pneumatic
  • Recoiling
  • .22 (recoiling or PCP)

30 targets shot once each. Hit zones from 15mm to 40mm at distances from 8 -45 yards. The course is generally set as near as possible to but not in compliance with UKHFT rules.

4th Saturday of the month – Supported Rifle and FT Extreme

Supported Rifle and FT Extreme

Open to all UK legal air rifles and shot in three classifications

  • Supported Pre charged Pneumatic
  • Supported Springer
  • FT Rigs

25 tiny targets set at distances from 10 to 65 yards. The Supported category scoring 2 points for a white and 3 points for a black or golden target. FT Extreme the scoring is the normal FT with 1 for a hit and zero for a miss. FT will not be able to use additional rests or supports. We group the FT shooters together so there will be no advantage to Supported shooters from cribbing the distance.

Iron Plate Action Shooting (IPAS)

IPAS (Iron Plate Action Shooting)

Open to all UK legal Multi-shot CO2 & Gas Blowback (GBB)  / Non-Gas Blowback Pistols

Min 5 shot magazines – 4.5mm Pellet, 4.5mm Lead BB, 6mm plastic BB (no steel pellets or BBs permitted)

Shot in 2 classifications

  • Standard (fixed/iron sights)
  • Open (red-dot sights)

9 Stages shot 5 times by each competitor (see the IPAS section info page for more details)

Competition Dates

  • 30th March 2019
  • 13th April 2019
  • 18th May 2019
  • 15th June 2019
  • 20th July 2019
  • 17th August 2019
  • 7th September 2019
  • 12th October 2019
  • November – TBA

Other Events

In addition, other club events may also be run.

For details of these please visit our News page.