Perfect score for Neilsen at shoot

Dennis Christy and Allan Belcher shooting in the 50m crow target shoot.
Dennis Christy and Allan Belcher shooting in the 50m crow target shoot.

Results of the Forbes S.S.A.A. sporting shooters .22 rimfire rifle shoot on Sunday October 29. 

There was a breeze from the north east at 8kph and the temperature was 29 degrees.

There were 13 members in attendance. Range officers were Wayne Facey and Brian Neilsen. Scorers were John Dean and Julie Crimp.   

The results of the 25metre .22 target shoot were: Grant Neilsen, 250/250; John Dean, 249/250; Nicholas Parslow, 248/250; Garry Parslow, 248/250; John Dunkley, 248/250; Dennis Christy, 248/250; Brian Neilsen, 247/250; Julie Crimp, 246/250; Allan Belcher, 245/250; Wayne Facey, 245/250; Dennis Finn, 236/250; Doug Shead, 232/150 and  Isaac Neilsen, 210/150.

The results of the 50metre Rabbit target shoot were; Dennis Christy, 240/250; Brian Neilsen, 237/250; Grant Neilsen, 237/250; John Dean, 236/250; John Dunkley, 235/250; Wayne Facey, 233/250; Nicholas Parslow, 227/250; Allan Belcher, 220/250; Garry Parslow, 218/250; Julie Crimp, 218/250;  Dennis Finn, 209/250; Isaac Neilsen, 185/150 and Doug Shead, 174/150. 

The results of the 75metre Fly target shoot were: Nicholas Parslow, 106/120; Allan Belcher, 106/120; John Dunkley, 104/120; Garry Parslow, 101/120; John Dean, 101/120; Wayne Facey, 97/120; Dennis Christy, 96/120; Julie Crimp, 96/120; Brian Neilsen, 92/120; Doug Shead, 80/120 and Grant Neilsen, 60/120. 

The next S.S.A.A. sporting shooters .22 cabilre and other rimfire rifle (.22 magnum or.17HMR) shoot will be this Sunday November 5 starting at 10am.

The next Wednesday event will be held on Wednesday November 15, at 3pm at the Bedgerebong road range, turn right off the Bedgerebong road onto Dr. Young Drive.

All target shooters are welcome to attend these shoots. Any person wishing to try rifle or shotgun shooting can take part after filling out a P650 form at the club, Junior shooters must be 12 years or over.  

For all information on .22 cabilre rimfire shooting contact: Wayne Facey 0414524059, Norm Brook 0458664541; Ben Smith 0427524151, David Coleman 0427401263 AH.

The next shoot for the Forbes S.S.A.A. sporting clays will be held on Sunday 12th November starting 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: Norm Brook 0458664541: Tony Bratton (02) 68523349: Ben Smith 0427524151; Doug Davis (02) 68523249 & Phil Picker (02) 68516494.

Any person wishing to obtain a long arm firearm licence can contact Wayne Facey on 0414524059; Norm Brook on 0458664541; Tony Bratton on (02) 68523349 to do a firearm safe shooting assessment course. 

Members are reminded that Local Range rules apply to the Forbes SSAA range.

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