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Lottery Draw Q4 - 21st October 2019

The 4th 2019 Draw was done at the October Committee Meeting. The lucky winners are: Ian Marsden (£182), Martin Dessoy (£122) and Paul Goby (£61).

Junior Summer School

The 2019 Junior Summer School was held on the 5th-9th August and this year, as well as coaching in air pistol and air rifle and archery, the participants also had a go at Target Sprint which they thoroughly enjoyed. The course concluded with fun competitions on the Friday and prize giving - and nobody left empty-handed since awards were also made for perseverance and attention to detail, important aspects for any sport. 

Lottery Draw Q3 - 9th August 2019

The 3rd 2019 Draw was done during the Junior Summer School with assistance from some of the participants! The lucky winners are: Jeanette Leivers (£182), Paul Goby (£122) and Ian Marsden (£61).

Lottery Draw Q2 - 14th April 2019

The 2nd 2019 draw was held on the Sunday of Range Weekend. The winner was Mervyn Pearson (£189), Paul Hartt was 2nd (£126) and Tony Sealey 3rd (£63). 

Lottery Draw Q1 - 6th January 2019

The first lottery draw of 2019 was held after the Wappenshaw meeting and the winner is Trevor Robinson (£189). Ian Marsden won the 2nd prize of £126 and John Holton 3rd prize of £63.

Lottery Draw Q4 - 15th October 2018

The winner of Q4 is Dick Wilson (£189), Martin Dessoy won the 2nd prize of £126 and David Sprigg 3rd prize of £63.

Lottery Draw Q3 - 8th August 2018

The Q3 Lottery draw winners are Paul Hartt (1st prize of £209), Paul Goby (2nd prize of £139) and Ian Marsden (3rd prizes of £70).

Junior Summer School

This years annual summer school was held from 30th July to 3rd August and the youngsters enjoyed shooting with air rifle and air pistol, a day of archery and lots of fun competitions! Next year, we will add target sprint to the activities so not only will there be some running but a chance to use laser rifles on knock-down targets.

Lottery Draw Q2 - 21st May 2018

The Q2 Lottery draw was carried out at the monthly Committee Meeting and the winners were Nick Jubert (1st prize of £209) and Alan Mesure (2nd and 3rd prizes of £139 and £70).

Lina Jones wins silver medal at ISAS 2018

Club member Lina Jones won the silver medal in the women's prone rifle competition at the Internationaler Saisonauftakt der Sportschutzen ISAS) in Dortmund on the 19th March. She was narrowly beaten by Ayano Shimizu of Japan by 0.9 points with Lina holding Russian Yulia Zykova to third place by the same margin. 

 
Lottery Draw Q1 - 7th January 2018

The first draw of 2018 was held at the Wappenshaw event and the three winners were: Paul Goby (£203), Clive Gordon (£135) and Peter Jones (£68).

Lottery Draw Q4 20th November 2017

1st prize (£203) – Tony Sealey, 2nd prize (£135) – Jeanette Leivers and 3rd prize (£68) – Martin Dessoy.

Lottery Draw Q3 29th July 2017

First prize (£193) – Paul Hartt, 2nd prize (£128) and 3rd prize Martin Dessoy (£64).

Lottery Draw Q2 – 27 May 2017

The Q2 draw was delayed by a few weeks due to the Treasurer being away (some of it for work!!). Anyway, the lucky winners are: 1st prize £199 – John King, 2nd prize £133 – Carol Turner and 3rd prize £66 – Melvyn Pearson.

Air Pistol Coaching with Mick Gault

Bookham Rifle Club air pistoliers attended a three hour training session with Olympic Air Pistol Champion Mick Gault on the new Air Range at the club. Four keen shooters started with some warm-up cards whilst being keenly observed by Mick who made adjustments to their stances. After some further practice, and modifications to one of the(…)

Bookings for Junior Summer Course open

Booking has opened for the Junior summer course 31st July-4th August being held at Bookham Rifle Club. The week’s activities include learning and improving shooting with air pistol and air rifle, a day of archery and lots of fun! Book early to avoid disappointment.

Lottery Draw Q1 2017

The first Lottery draw of 2017 was made on Sunday 15th January and the winners are: 1st prize £199 – Liz Allen 2nd prize £133 – Alan Mesure 3rd prize – £66 – Megan Fan.