Competitions

Target Rich Environment Final Round

  • By John Thorne
  • 16/04/2024

Round 5 of the Target Rich Environment Winter League is done and with no further delay here are the results Rob Lawson took the win with with his minirifle but as he was shooting LBP the score wont count so Russell Hicks took his third win of the series to conclusively wrap up the title, […]

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Viper Tactical our new Practical Shooting Partner

  • By John Thorne
  • 03/04/2024

Delighted to announce a new Title partner for our Practical Shooting Competitions here at Silverstone Shooting Centre – Viper Tactical. If you’re into your Airsoft then the name Viper Tactical will be well known to you, they are one of the largest suppliers of tactical equipment, clothing and accessories to the huge airsoft market here […]

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Target Rich Environment Practical Winter League One round to go!

  • By John Thorne
  • 03/04/2024

Its the final round of the Target Rich Environment Practical Winter League so thought it was worthwhile looking at the scores so far. When we first started the Winter League 4 years ago we also assumed it would be small numbers, new shooters, emphasis on fun and giving new shooters the chance to get their […]

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Target Rich Environment Winter League Round 4

  • By John Thorne
  • 27/03/2024

Round 4 of the Target Rich Environment Winter League didnt disappoint with another 30 shooters including 7 new shooters to Silverstone and another new shooter for his first match so already a good day. We had another six stages, including shooting from a car, a dark stage, down a train and climbing a building so […]

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Target Rich Environment Practical Winter League Round 3

  • By John Thorne
  • 26/02/2024

30 entrants for round 3 of the target Rich Environment Practical Winter League, including 3 shooters in their first ever match and a further 3 more in their first season is great testimony to what we are trying to do to grow the sport, all shot safely and had a great time. We also got […]

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Target Rich Environment Winter League Round 2

  • By John Thorne
  • 23/01/2024

After the excitement of Round 1 the next round of the Target Rich Environment Practical Winter League didnt disappoint with some more LBP shooters as well. 21 shooters got the run of six stages and this round we decided to push them out a little with targets at 40m and 60m by using our tubular […]

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Fast or Slow, which is best?

  • By John Thorne
  • 09/01/2024

Its the most common question asked by new shooters to practical shooting, is it better to be quick and get a lower target score or be slower and get a better gun score? I’d love to offer you an answer but the fact is that there are so many factors to consider and stages vary […]

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UKPSA Proposals Update Since AGM

  • By John Thorne
  • 03/01/2024

UKPSA Proposed Changes Council decisions to be executed via elected positions voting only. All appointed positions to retain right of involvement and input but actual voting restricted to elected council positions only – Chair, Secretary, PRO, RD, Treasurer. This will likely require an EGM to ratify Update. This position appears to have got worse not […]

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Target Rich Environment Practical Shooting Winter League Round 1

  • By John Thorne
  • 19/12/2023

Round 1 of the Target Rich Environment Winter League is done and it was brilliant. 6 new shooters had their first ever competition and 25 competitors got to experience the unique nature of practical shooting here at Silverstone Shooting Centre. Not bad for what is a series designed really to act as a pre cursor […]

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New Title Sponsor – Target Rich Environment

  • By John Thorne
  • 18/12/2023

We are delighted to announce our new Title Sponsor for all of our competitions – Target Rich Environment (TRE). Target Rich Environment are a new clothing label designed, developed and created by and for the shooting community and we’ve been involved with them for some time, you may have seen John shoot some competitions wearing […]

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Winter League Practical Shooting Championship

  • By John Thorne
  • 15/11/2023

Its back! After a three year break (whilst we built the new ranges) The Winter League is back, bigger, better and now suitable for mini rifle and LBP alike. Minimum of 6 courses of fire shot in our indoor ranges so expect everything from 50m dark stages to 1m rooms and everything in between. Courses […]

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NRA Practical Minirifle Match 2023

  • By John Thorne
  • 10/10/2023

Our first large match here with the combined ranges and its safe to say all the competitors were blown away by what we have built here. Whilst the indoor ranges at the Tactical Training Centre have a central role as police and emergency services training we also want to make sure that they are available […]

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NRA LBP Match August 2023

  • By John Thorne
  • 14/08/2023

Well, its been a while since our last competition as we said we would be taking a hiatus whilst we built the new ranges but delighted to say the first competition using the new ranges went pretty well. Only 13 competitors helped ease us back into the swing of things but their loyalty was recognised […]

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Highland Outdoors NRL22 Final

  • By John Thorne
  • 21/12/2022

After a long season, 6 rounds (best 5 to count) we now have a Highland Outdoors NRL22 Champion for 2022 – Andre Mills Andre and the others braved freezing cold temperatures and snow on the ground for the final but at the end of the days shooting the final scores were a dead heat between […]

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Highland Outdoors NRL22 Scores to date (updated)

  • By John Thorne
  • 18/11/2022

Firstly let me say sorry to everyone that we haven’t been updating the scores after each round, apologies but the new ranges have taken a toll on my time and I simply havent had time to update the scores as we go which is unfair, my apologies. However after 5 rounds shot the scores really […]

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Highland Outdoors NRL22 Round 3

  • By John Thorne
  • 26/08/2022

Round three of the Highland Outdoors NRL22 Precision .22 shooting championship saw the largest entry yet with 18 shooters vying for the best score of the day. There were the usual 5 different courses of fire using a variety of props and barricades as we’ve come to expect providing a challenging series of stages. Sadly […]

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Highland Outdoors NRL22 Championship Round 2

  • By John Thorne
  • 11/07/2022

30 degree heat and strong sunshine welcome the shooters to round 2 of the Highland Outdoors NRL22 Championship so it was a good job all the shooters got to shoot from the shade here at Silverstone Shooting Centre. Five challenging stages using a wide variety of barricades from tyres, step ladders, tank traps and prone […]

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NRA Practical Mini Rifle Match 2022

  • By John Thorne
  • 05/07/2022

Our one big practical mini rifle match for this season and we dont think it disappointed with some interesting stages and interesting obstacles to shoot with. We tried to get a good mix of stages for the NRA match, one with 19 targets in was fun, the yellow balls shot through a copper tunnel and […]

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NRA Practical Minirifle League Headley Park 2022

  • By John Thorne
  • 23/06/2022

Round 2 of the NRA Practical Minirifle League was hosted by Headley Park, a lovely little range nestled in the woodland SE of London and a great match is was. We nearly had the full team out (more of that later) and the hosts kindly let us shoot on the Sunday as our range was […]

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Highland Outdoors NRL22 Championship Round 1 Results

  • By John Thorne
  • 17/06/2022

First round of the new season and the somewhat depleted got off to a great start for the season. Lots of new faces which was great to see. An interesting array of courses of fire for the first match including our first penalty target when you had to shoot to keep your score, miss and […]

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NRA Practical Mini Rifle League 2022 Ham and Petersham Pistol and Rifle Club

  • By John Thorne
  • 08/05/2022

It was the first time for us to shoot at the Ham and Petersham Pistol and Rifle Club and its a great facility. Snuggled in between £2m houses and sports fields its an odd place to shoot as befits its long history as a shooting club that predates all the development around it and the […]

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Highland Outdoors NRL22 Championship

  • By John Thorne
  • 21/04/2022

Highland Outdoors NRL22 2022 Championship After a successful Winter league series the main championship is now upon us and we are delighted to announce a new partner Highland Outdoors. Highland Outdoors really are the perfect partner, not only do a lot of their staff compete in the NRL and other precision rifle shooting series but […]

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Shield Sights Practical Mini Rifle Winter League Final

  • By John Thorne
  • 04/04/2022

With poor weather cancelling one round the Shield Sights Winter League was 5 rounds with best 4 to score and after all was shot it was Lee Hopgood who came out with the overall win. Lee wins a Shield red dot sight kindly donated by Shield Sights and the same ones we all use for […]

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NRL22 UK Grand Final

  • By John Thorne
  • 04/04/2022

So after 6 rounds the first ever NRL22 UK Championship came to a close. This is the first time the NRL22 has been shot in the UK so it was a new style of shooting for everyone. Over the course of the Winter season 32 different shooters tried their hand at precision .22 rifle shooting […]

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UKPSA Lvl 3 Mini Rifle Carlisle 2022

  • By John Thorne
  • 22/03/2022

First big match of the year and overall I wasn’t too unhappy with the performance. Class win, third place in Senior category and 15th overall from 60 odd shooters and I think the first ever category podium and class win for a Kriss rifle in the UK. 12 stages in total, maximum distance of 27m, […]

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NRA Practical Mini Rifle League 2022

  • By John Thorne
  • 28/02/2022

First match of the new season and the partly depleted Silverstone crew (one Tom was away) had a mixed start we feel. Last season we ran so many matches that we barely got a chance to compete ourselves and when we did we all had near zero practice, the guns came out of the safe […]

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NRL22 UK Round 4

  • By John Thorne
  • 20/02/2022

Round 4 had  rather depleted entry with the weather putting off a few and the Shooting Show a few more but we still got some hardly souls to shoot the latest courses of fire from the USA. Lee Hopgood pulled off the win (to add to his Shield Sights Practical Minirifle League win that morning) […]

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Shield Sights Practical Mini rifle Winter League Round 4

  • By John Thorne
  • 20/02/2022

Round 4 of the Shield Sights Practical Mini rifle Winter league carried on its tradition of woeful weather with another wind beaten and wet day which tested all the shooters. We tried to keep the stages under cover for the shooters but to keep it fun we had a 48 round stage to round the […]

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Shield Sights Practical Mini Rifle Winter League Round 3

  • By John Thorne
  • 31/01/2022

Fair to say we had a tough bunch to attend round 3 of the Shield Sights Mini Rifle league for round 3 with wind strong enough to blow over the stage equipment repeatedly through out the day made for a challenging round. Nice to see a few new names again as well as some returning […]

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NRL22 UK Round 3

  • By John Thorne
  • 31/01/2022

Round three of the NRL22 UK got off to a windy start with we think the most fun stages so far this season with some movement, a bit of prone and the tank trap got some use as well.   We had some new shooters again some with great experience and some as their first […]

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NRL22 UK Round 2

  • By John Thorne
  • 12/01/2022

Round 2 of the NRL22 UK series got off to another wet start with I think some of the most challenging stages we have seen thus far (all the stages are set by NRL22 HQ in the USA). 5 stages in total shooting from a saw horse, prone, from a ladder and one of standing […]

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Shield Sights Practical Minirifle Round 2

  • By John Thorne
  • 12/01/2022

Round 2 of the Shield Sights Practical Mini Rifle league carried on the fine tradition of poor weather with 4 stages all shot under cover so at least the shooters didnt get wet. With some staffing issues brought about by covid we struggled a little on photography it seems so best way to see the […]

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Practical Mini Rifle – Back on TV

  • By John Thorne
  • 23/12/2021

Last year, free to watch, satellite channel Sporty Stuff showed the first Hawke Practical Mini Rifle Championship which was the first time Practical Mini rifle had been shown to wider audience and the results were so good not only is the Hawke Championship back on in 2022 but the Shield Sights Practical Mini Rifle Winter […]

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Shield Sights Practical Mini Rifle Round 1

  • By John Thorne
  • 29/11/2021

With the weather predicted to be terrible its not overly surprising that round 1 saw a depleted entry list but despite that round 1 went pretty well and everyone enjoyed the shooting. There were 4 courses of fire with targets ranging from 1m to 40m distance with plates, our yellow balls and papers so it […]

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NRL22 UK Round 1 Results

  • By John Thorne
  • 29/11/2021

Well Round 1 of the NRL22 is over and well done to all those who braved the wind, rain and snow just to get here let alone compete! To be fair we did have a few drops outs sadly but it takes more than a little weather to make us cancel a competition here and […]

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NRL22 UK Partners

  • By John Thorne
  • 26/11/2021

          We are delighted to announce our initial partners for the NRL22 Competitions. Begara Rifles have come on board and have offered one of their fantastic rifles as the top prize for the competition. We also have Blackrifle on board who will be offering a selection of their upgrades and accessories […]

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Winter League Competitions 2021-2022

  • By John Thorne
  • 20/10/2021

Every Winter we run our Winter Leagues and this year we have expanded the series to include our new NRL22 Precision Shooting League. NRL22 Precision Rifle League   The NRL22 is a USA based series for precision shooting of multiple steel targets at distances from 25 to 100 yards all shot from a variety of […]

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Hawke British Mini Rifle Championships FINAL

  • By John Thorne
  • 13/10/2021

Well the second season of the Hawke British Mini Rifle Championship has come to a close and its fair to say it been a long tough year. Combined with the Winter league we have run 66 Mini Rifle stages in the last 12 months and its fair to say that its been a trying period. […]

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Hawke British Mini Rifle Championship Round 4

  • By John Thorne
  • 11/08/2021

Well, 4 rounds gone, only 2 left and 1 can be dropped so its getting interesting! After all the complaints about the yellow balls at round 3 we decided to take it easy on competitors for round 4, so we threw in a 48 round stage at 24 IPSC micro targets at 25m instead, guess […]

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Hawke British Mini Rifle Championship 2021 Round 3

  • By John Thorne
  • 12/07/2021

So, half way through the season and how are the competitors getting on? Well after everyone had an easy time of round 2 we got a bit tougher with round 3, none of this running down range malarky – shooting at distance was required and its fair to say a lot weren’t so comfortable. In […]

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NRA Practical Mini Rifle League 2021 Round 2

  • By John Thorne
  • 28/06/2021

Round 2 of the NRA Mini Rifle league was at a new range on the circuit, Hedley Park and to be honest it was a pistol match not a rifle match so the courses of fire were very short distance, however we all went for fun and by and large we enjoyed the match and […]

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Hawke British Mini Rifle Championship 2021 Round 2

  • By John Thorne
  • 21/06/2021

With round 1 being won by Ben Ducker in Open class, Dave Salmons in Senior and Paul Van Den Bosch in Super Senior all eyes were on round 2 to see how things will develop. With a lot of shooting going on now the season is fully open there were no more excuses for being […]

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UKPSA Minirifle Match

  • By John Thorne
  • 01/06/2021

Whilst the NRA mini rifle league and the Hawke Optics Championship are championship series with multiple rounds making up an overall championship the UKPSA mini rifle rounds are one off matches all run to strict IPSC Mini Rifle rules, as you’d expect as the UKPSA is the IPSC representative for the UK. Their level 2 […]

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NRA Practical Minirifle League 2021 Round 1

  • By John Thorne
  • 01/06/2021

As well as the Hawke Optics British Mini Rifle Championship the other main series is the NRA Practical Mini Rifle League. This series held at NRA ranges across the country runs in similar style to the Hawke but adds the variety of stages that others ranges can offer. Sometimes this means we are shooting shorter, […]

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Hawke British Minirifle Championship 2021 Round 1

  • By John Thorne
  • 22/05/2021

The Hawke Optics British Minirifle Championship got underway with 32 shooters on 7 stages. The full series is shown on Sky TV later in the year but here are the results and the stages, shot by John as he cant run the event and present the TV show and compete!   Congratulations to the class […]

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2021 British Minirifle Championship, Prize Table

  • By John Thorne
  • 10/05/2021

With the 2021 season British Mini Rifle Championship soon to begin we thought we would start the prize table announcements off.   We are delighted to confirm that again Kriss Arms have donated a Kriss DMK rifle for a class winner to collect. The Kriss DMK is a firm favourite here and on the competition […]

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Aimpoint Winter League 2021 Final Standings

  • By John Thorne
  • 09/05/2021

In a final round where the weather conditions perfectly suited the title ‘Winter League’ – driving rain and wind it was Jim Starley to come out as winner for the series and new shooter Lee Hopgood to triumph over close place second place David Hill. Jim and Lee win an Aimpoint red dot sight donated […]

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Aimpoint Practical Minirifle Winter League

  • By John Thorne
  • 29/04/2021

Well, we call it the Winter League but with Covid delaying things its sort of changed a bit to the ‘Winter/Spring’ league but you get the point. We’ve not shared reports of the season here as we were originally planning on releasing each round onto our Youtube channel, indeed the first round (way back in […]

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2021 IPSC Practical Minirifle Calendar

  • By John Thorne
  • 22/02/2021

Competition Calendar for Practical Mini Rifle in the UK Here are all the competitions in date order as well as links to enter. Please check with the ranges directly as regards any specifics on entries. NRA and Silverstone competitions need either a pass of the Silverstone Practical Shooting Safety Course or an NRA SSC or […]

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Hawke Optics British Minirifle Championship to be shown on Satellite TV

  • By John Thorne
  • 01/02/2021

  Throughout 2020 we hosted the first Hawke Optics British Minirifle Championship; a 6 round practical mini rifle competition. Shot around and under relevant covid regulations we asked the competitors to not share the results as we filmed the whole series to be shown on satellite TV – the first time the UK has had […]

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British Practical Mini Rifle Championships 2021 Dates

  • By John Thorne
  • 27/01/2021

Known as the Hawke British Minirifle Championship for 2020 and due to be shown on Sky TV from Feb here are the confirmed dates for the 2021 season. We are still to announce a title partner. Sat May 22nd Sat June 19th Sat July 3rd Sat August 7th Sat September 11th Sat October 9th Further […]

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Tier 4 Opening and Travel to us

  • By John Thorne
  • 31/12/2020

Tier 4 opening and travel. There has been a lot of confusion over what is or isn’t allowed in terms of Tier 4 regulations and travel so we’d like to clarify what is allowed. Under the HM Govt rules all outdoor shooting ranges are allowed to remain open, subject of course to enhanced social distancing […]

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Aimpoint Mini Rifle Winter League Round 1 Results

  • By John Thorne
  • 22/12/2020

Well, the Aimpoint Winter League earnt its title for round 1 – driving rain and pretty miserable conditions for the most part, although it did brighten up as the day continued, none of which put off the record list of 24 shooters competing. The Aimpoint Winter league is a Practical Minirifle championship aimed at new […]

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Aimpoint Minirifle Winter League

  • By John Thorne
  • 11/12/2020

We are delighted to announce our Winter league mini rifle series has a new key partner – Aimpoint AB. Aimpoint are one of the Worlds largest manufacturer of red dot sights and accessories and we have been using their red dots on all of our club and Experience Day rifles since we opened…….and since we […]

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Hawke Optics British Mini Rifle Championship Round 1 May 30th 2020 (Changed from May 4th) – Courses of Fire

  • By rupertpearse
  • 29/05/2020

Hawke Optics British Mini Rifle Championship Round 1 May 30th 2020 (Changed from May 4th) Round 1 Competition will be televised on Sky and Freesat TV. Minimum 6 courses of fire with targets from 1m to 100m distance Minimum of 120 rounds required 9.30am briefing, 10am start Please state Class entered; Mini Rifle Open Senior […]

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Range Closure

  • By John Thorne
  • 23/03/2020

In the light of recent HMRC advice and following further advice from both our insurers and our legal advisers I’m afraid we are having to close the range with immediate effect until April 24th, perhaps longer. We are sorry to have to take this step but we have no choice in the matter. Round 1 of the Hawke British […]

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Practical Mini Rifle Winter League Final Results

  • By John Thorne
  • 23/03/2020

After the cancellation of the 5th round due to weather it was touch and go if we wold be able to complete the final round due to the coronavirus position but we are delighted to say that all the competitors practiced the 2m rule on social distancing well and a safe, secure competition took place. […]

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Hawke British Practical Minirifle Championship Prize Table

  • By John Thorne
  • 17/02/2020

Whilst we all compete for the accolade and title its always good to reflect competitors skill with a prize table so we are delighted to announce the first prizes that will be up for grabs in the Hawke Practical Minirifle Championship. All of these prizes are donated by our partners and suppliers free of any […]

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IPSC Practical Mini Rifle Winter League Round 4

  • By John Thorne
  • 06/02/2020

Our Practical Winter league championship earned its name this round with -1 temperatures but at least it wasnt wet for a change so we all the competitors enjoyed an interesting 4 stage match. Stage 1 Stage 2 Stage 3 Stage 4 Overall With results added for these first 4 rounds the current leader board; 1st […]

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IPSC Mini Rifle Winter League Round 3

  • By John Thorne
  • 24/12/2019

With 3″ of rain the previous day round 3 of the Winter league was challenge to create but attracting the highest number of competitors yet it was a great success especially as we added a further 4 new shooters to the discipline, all of whom shot well, this is how we grow our sport. Stage […]

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Hawke Optics British Practical Mini Rifle Championship 2020 – Corona virus Update

  • By John Thorne
  • 09/12/2019

Following UK Govt advice and the subsequent lock down we have decided to re-schedule the first two rounds of the Hawke British Mini Rifle Championship. Round 1 has now been moved to Saturday May 30th and the Final is now on Saturday October 3rd. The remaining dates (below) are unchanged. These changes have now meant […]

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IPSC Mini Rifle Winter League Round 2

  • By John Thorne
  • 25/11/2019

Round 2 of the IPSC Mini Rifle Winter league was a wet affair but we again welcomed a further 8 new shooters to their first Practical Mini Rifle competition, all of whom shot safely and thoroughly enjoyed the event. First stage stage was a bit of a baptism of fire, 12 IPSC plates, prone shooting […]

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Winter League Round 1

  • By John Thorne
  • 20/10/2019

A great start to our Winter League Practical Mini Rifle series with round 1 having 14 shooters of which 4 were having their first competition, the rest being mainly the practical shooting team from NTSC so made for a great mix of shooters. 4 stages, ranging in distance from 1m to 90m with the morning […]

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NRA Practical Mini Rifle Match 17-08-19 – Competitor List

  • By John Thorne
  • 02/08/2019

We are delighted to be hosting another NRA Practical Mini Rifle Match in August! The event is fast approaching and with that in mind we are currently getting things in order. Entry list as follows: 1 Thomas Ellaway 2 Josh Hicks 3 James Rowlands 4 Christian Bartlett 5 Maria Bartlett 6 Richard Poole 7 Dave […]

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UKPSA IPSC Lvl 3 Practical Mini Rifle Match Results

  • By John Thorne
  • 14/07/2019

A huge thanks to all those who competed and supported our first Level 3 IPSC Practical Mini Rifle Match. The match days were not without issues but with kind support from UKPSA Range staff we put on a great match with some challenging stages stretching some of the UK’s best mini rifle shooters. The most […]

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IPSC Level 3 Pre Match 11-07-19 + Main Match 13-07-19 – Mini Rifle – Updated

  • By John Thorne
  • 09/07/2019

We are currently working hard to get everything in order for the upcoming event. At this stage we cannot complete squadding because we have a few outstanding payments that we need to clear. Please ensure you have completed payment via the below links, and we can get underway. If you have not yet paid for […]

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NRA Mini Rifle Match June 22nd

  • By John Thorne
  • 28/06/2019

Our first major competition at Silverstone Shooting Centre and whilst its fair to say things werent 100% perfect overall it was a good day and the competitors all enjoyed it.   What was especially important for us were the 10 brand new competitors to Practical Mini Rifle, most had taken our Introduction to Practical Mini […]

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NRA Practical Mini Rifle Match June 22nd – Competitor List, Courses of Fire

  • By John Thorne
  • 19/06/2019

This is the current entry list: John Thorne (Open, Senior) Squad 1 Kelvin Leaton (Open) Squad 2 Josh Hicks (Open) Squad 2 Dave Barbara (Open) Squad 3 Thomas Ellaway (Open) Squad 3 Dave Salmons (Open) Squad 2 Dan Cook (Open) Squad 1 Dan Roberts (Open) Squad 1 Howard Roberts Squad 3 David Hill (Open) Squad […]

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Round 2 of the UKPSA Championship – Worcester Norton

  • By John Thorne
  • 20/05/2019

Round 2 of the UKPSA Practical Mini Rifle Championship went pretty well I feel, came away with a Senior Class Win and 7th overall which considering the abject failure from round 1 at Crocketford (which was so bad I couldnt face doing a report!)  it was more than I was expecting. Round 1 really was […]

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NRA Practical Mini Rifle Match Shield Shooting Centre

  • By John Thorne
  • 15/04/2019

First match of the year (for us anyway) and three of us went down to Shield Shooting Centre in Dorset for a round of the NRA Mini Rifle League. Was in interesting match, 10 stages,  couple of memory testers and some interesting target arrays made for a fun days shoot. For Tom S and Tom […]

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Competition Day

  • By John Thorne
  • 04/04/2019

Every month from April until October we will be hosting our .22 competition day where we will be having the following competitions: 10m Turning Target For details and entry click here: Details and Entry 25m Turning Target Details and Entry 50m Turning Target Details and Entry Speed Steel ( 4 courses of fire) Details and […]

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2018 End of Season Review

  • By John Thorne
  • 26/11/2018

Well, first season back competing after 4 years off to build the range and I cant be that unhappy. In the four UKPSA competitions I entered I scored a 1st, 3rd, 3rd and 7th. The highlights were seeing some of the old friends I made when I was shooting more regularly as well as the […]

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Birmingham UKPSA Match

  • By John Thorne
  • 26/11/2018

A few stages from the last match of 2018. A couple of minor issues including trying to reload an empty mag (not the best idea for a good score). 3rd overall.           The reason for the broom handle timer at the end was that the shot timer wasnt picking up the […]

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Frome Indoor Range Practical Match

  • By John Thorne
  • 04/09/2018

A few videos of the some stages.  

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Scottish Championships Practical Mini Rifle

  • By John Thorne
  • 04/09/2018

A few videos from recent Practical Mini Rifle Match from sunny Scotland. 5th overall.

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Worcester Norton Practical Mini Rifle Match

  • By John Thorne
  • 04/09/2018

A few images and videos from the recent Practical Mini Rifle match from Worcester Norton. 3rd overall this time.  

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NRA Mini rifle Competition

  • By John Thorne
  • 04/09/2018

Well, I didn’t think I was doing too badly in the beginning, running in the top 5 after most of the more typical IPSC stages but 4 stages of falling plates (which I’d not shot for years) was my downfall together with a penalty no shoot target on the last stage dropped me down to […]

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