On Saturday 9th November, Rugeley Rifle Club were proud to announce the unveiling of a Public Access Defibrillator on the front of their clubhouse.


IMG 0474James has been selected on the British Shooting World Class Programme as British Junior Number 1. We believe James is the youngest pistol shooter for the World Class Programme.

The latest Olympic athletes named on the World Class Programme (WCP) can be viewed at:

Chairman’s Briefing Notes

The Rifle Committee met on the 5th October at Bisley. There was a full agenda with many important topics discussed. Herewith the main points:

  • Pershing Match selection process for the match at Camp Atterbury in the USA, planned for 2021, was reviewed. It was agreed to plan for a squad of 20 plus three officials. The Committee were also shown the suggested team livery.

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The Rifle and Pistol World Cup Series is over. The eagerly anticipated World Cup Final will follow.

View the portraits of the rifle and pistol participants of the ISSF World Cup Final Putian, China (17th November to 23rd November 2019) using the following link:

ISSF International Shooting

South East Champs

The great atmosphere continues today at the South East Championships held in Woking High School, Surrey with more Championships to follow over coming weeks.

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View the action from the Scottish Schools Pistol Championships at Grangemouth Sports Complex, Grangemouth.

Scottish Target Shooting
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Sydney Para

Relive top moments from the World Championships. Six things we will remember about the shooting Para Sport Worlds.

World Shooting Para Sport Championships

NW Pentathlon has a six lane set of returning target changers and 10m air pistol targets (many sequentially numbered) that are no longer of use for pentathlon.

If your club is interested in acquiring these please contact Martin Highton, Chairman NW Pentathlon at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Matt Skelhon

The World Championships have been outstanding for the GB team. Matt Skelhon is a double World Champion after winning gold in R6 50m SH1. His score of 251.4 is a new world record

British Shooting writes:

Exciting news to wake up to from the WSPS World Champs in Sydney! Michael Whapples has won bronze in VI rifle! Team Gold for James Bevis, Ryan Cockbill and Tim Jeffrey in 50m SH2 men and a Paralympic Quota Place secured by Issy Bailey for @ParalympicsGB!

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The results of the 2019 NSRA / ELEY Finals (12th and 13th October 2019) are available to view at the following link: NSRA / Eley 2019

If you have any photographs from this years finals which you would like to share please forward to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


M. Skelton

Matt Skelhon is World Champion in mixed 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 after winning gold at the Sydney WSPS World Championships.

Read more at: British Shooting
Paralympics Sydney 2019