Sporting shooters right on target

Results of the Forbes S.S.A.A. sporting shooters .22 rimfire rifle shoot held on Sunday October 15, 2017. The weather was warm with a constant breeze from the east at 10kph and the temperature was 23 degrees.

Range officers were; Wayne Facey and Anthony Bratton. 

Scorers were; John Dean and Julie Crimp.   

The results of the 25metre .22 target shoot were: Garry Parslow, 247/250; Wayne Facey, 247/250; John Dunkley, 246/250; Julie Crimp, 245/250; John Dean, 243/250; Brian Neilsen, 242/250; Nicholas Parslow, 242/250; Greg Roberts, 239/250; Dennis Finn, 228/250; Doug Shead, 199/150 and Glen Venables, 181/250. 

The results of the 50metre Fox target shoot were; Brian Neilsen, 246/250; John Dean, 246/250; Garry Parslow, 245/250; John Dunkley, 245/250; Nicholas Parslow, 244/250; Wayne Facey, 242/250; Julie Crimp, 238/250; Dennis Finn, 236/250; Doug Shead, 211/150; Greg Roberts, 179/250 and  Glen Venables shot practice only.

The results of the 75metre Mosquite target shoot were: John Dean, 111/120; Wayne Facey, 109/120; John Dunkley, 108/120; Nicholas Parslow, 107/120; Julie Crimp, 104/120; Garry Parslow, 100/120 and Doug Shead, 87/120.

The next S.S.A.A. sporting shooters .22 calibre and other rimfire rifle (.22 magnum or .17HMR) shoot will be held on Sunday October 29, 2017 starting at 10am. The next Wednesday will be held on November 1, 2017, starting at 3pm  at the Bedgerebong road range.

All target shooters are welcome to attend these shoots. 

For all information on .22 calibre rimfire shooting contact: Wayne Facey on 0414524059). Norm Brook on 0458664541.

The next shoot for the sporting clays is on Sunday November 12 at 1pm. This shoot will be a 75 target handicap five stand shoot (depending on the weather a 75 target handicap field shoot may be held).

For all information on clay target shooting contact: Tony Bratton on 68523349 or Doug Davis on 68523249.

Any person wishing to obtain a long arm firearm licence can contact Wayne Facey, Norm Brook or Tony Bratton to do a firearm safe shooting assessment course.