Misty conditions on the rifle range

Misty conditions on the rifle range

In misty overcast conditions at Gloucester Rifle Club on Sunday May 30 at 300 metres, in free-class fullbore Hayden Perrott posted a sizzling 112.6/120.

And with a sporter .308 Craig Steadman posted a ripping 88.1/100 and Stuart Kerr and Steve Pennicuik using sporting .243's posted solid rounds of 82 and 68.1.

Steve Pennicuik took out the 25 metre rimfire shoot with a ripping 248/250, chased hard by Laurie Smith and Lindsay Pennicuik on fine scores of 242 and 236.

Next shoot will be on Sunday June 13, with fullbore at 400 metres from 8.30am and 25 metre rimfire from 11am, and club members are reminded that annual club fees are due.

With restrictions eased, visitors are now very welcome on shoot days and enquiries regarding club activities and firearms licensing may be made to Steve Pennicuik on 0427059717.

The next Longarms Firearms Licensing Course is planned for the changed date of Saturday June 19, with prior bookings essential.