James BPC Trophy 1

James has broken four new Welsh Shooting Records, achieved three new Personal Best’s and won all three events (Junior and Senior) which he entered in the 10m, 25m Sport and 25m Standard at the recent British Pistol Club Championships held at the Lord Roberts Centre, Bisley.

The NSRA would like to congratulate Mr William John Dallimore and Mr Ian (Charles) Thomson, who have been honoured in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List, being made Members of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (MBE) for services to Target Shooting.

John Dallimore MBE Ian Thomson MBE

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Warwick PF

It was taken during WW2. Do you know where? Warwick Police Force and the Bank of England (Overton, Hampshire) are mentioned by the supplier of the photograph. Those shown had just won a Small-bore Rifle Competition.

LUCY BRIN ISAAC AWARDS 2018 image 26The NSRA would like to congratulate Lucy Thomas from the Carmarthen Rifle & Pistol Club on her latest achievement. Lucy won the Stradey Centenary Cup in December 2018 at the Brin Isaac Awards. 2018 was the 68th annual Brin Isaac Awards.

The Stradey Centenary Cup has been awarded to 21 different sports including cricket, athletics and judo. Lucy is the first pistol shooter to be awarded the cup.

I. Heald

Ian Heald was nominated for Sports Volunteer of the Year at Lincolnshire Actives Sport Awards by Lincolnshire Small-bore Rifle Association, for his work throughout the county and within his own clubs; Yarbrough Target Shooting Club and Hemswell Rifle Club.

Surrey Sports Awards 2018 4

James Miller took up pistol shooting as a Scout in Epsom and went from strength to strength.

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On Saturday 24th November 2018, in front of family and friends, a ceremony was held to rename Hall A in the Lord Roberts Centre, Bisley to the Mick Gault Range.

Lucy's Coach John Kelman writes:

I am pleased to announce that one of our Welsh Pistol shooters has been nominated for the Carmarthenshire Radio Awards.

Lucy Thomas

J. Miller
Team GB shooter James Miller secured a ninth place finish in the 10m Air Pistol at the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires. Photo credit: GB Press Team.

Read more at: BS James Miller at YOG

 

James Bevis has won gold at the Châteauroux 2018 World Shooting Para Sport World Cup. The phenomenal result from the R9 shooter also means he has secured a GB Quota Place for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics. There was also a Team Gold for Bevis, Ryan Cockbill and Tim Jeffery.

Three members of the Carmarthen Rifle and Pistol Club Juniors recently flew out to Ireland to compete in the Commonwealth Shooting Federation (CSF) which is the Commonwealth Games for shooting.

Lucy Steffan Siwan CSF Ireland Sept 2018