Over the weekend of Fri 20th to Sun 22nd Oct over 15 members of Worthing District shooting squad took part in the 41st National Scout Shooting Championships at Bisley. The event is held every year and approx. 800 shooters from across the UK take part in a large number of shooting events including:-
- Air Pistol
- Air Rifle
- Field Target
- Small Bore
- Full Bore
- Own Pistol and Rifle
- 10m Sporter and 3 Position
- Target Sprint
This Year the squad successful with bring back some silverware.
Max Dandeker-Bourne from Blake Explorers picked up Under 18 X Class prone rifle championship Trophy, Second overall in Small Bore (22 Rifle). Max and Dion Pragnell also from Blake Explorers picked up Bronze in the target sprint team award.
This was an amazing weekend where the squad supported each other and worked as a team making sure that if not shooting they were supporting team mates.
Everyone of the squad came home on a high and ready to focus on next years nationals, knowing were to improve , so there will be more silverware to be coming back to Worthing in the next couple of years.
If any one is interested in shooting or want to find out more about the squad please get in touch through the Contact page on this website.