The ever-popular shooting area offers a range of experiences and competitions for experts and beginners alike. We have a great range to suit or challenge all, at affordable prices. This year the Clay Shooting is organised by Pentangle Shooting Services and Buchan Field Sports.
HAVE A GO
These stands are set up for novices to come and try the Clay Shooting experience. There is no age restriction – 9 to 90 come and give it a try! There will be qualified and friendly instructors to look after you, with a gun that suits your needs. Clays, cartridges and safety protection are provided.
We run competitions throughout the weekend. Entries open at 10am at Shooting Control (north-east corner of the shooting arena) where full details of rules, entry requirements and prizes can be found.
40 Target Sporting Re-entry (for participants with own gun)
Classes: Daily prizes for all competitions
The three overall highest scores from the Sporting (irrespective of class) from each of the three days will go into a Super Final on Sunday afternoon with the chance of winning the ‘Top Gun’ prize for this competition, an automatic Clay Trap kindly donated by Promatic.
• Juniors (<18)
Saturday is Ladies day. A range of super prizes are up for grabs including a bespoke jacket, donated by Blues & Browns for the overall High Gun.
Club Class 40 Sporting Re-entry
For B-class and below shooters (Dedicated prize fund).
Break all the targets to get a life for the shoot off to win a share of the pool at the end of the day.
The Hull Challenge – Located at the Riverside Field
20 targets, for shooters with own guns. (Daily Prizes) Sponsored by Hull Cartridge Company.
Cartridges will be available for purchase at the main control tent in the shooting arena, where you can get your sporting entry and any other information you may require.
Please note: All cartridges must be Fibre Wad with a maximum shot load of 28g
Results from previous years’ shooting competitions
Take advantage of the on-site storage for your shotguns. If you wish to temporarily store your shotgun during the fair you must produce a valid shotgun certificate.
BASC AT THE SHOOTING AREA
Offering a full range of shotgun coaching, including the BASC “Safe Shot” award, which recognizes your knowledge of shotgun safety and gun handling. This year BASC is bringing the ST-2 Shooting Simulator, aimed at improving the shooters skills and enjoyment of the sport. Guns, cartridges and safety equipment are available. Visit the BASC tent on Gunmakers Row, in front of the clay shooting area.