has a long association with shooting. It encourages
concentration and fitness whilst contributing to the development of
self-discipline, respect for authority and an awareness of
In Avon we have our very own rifle club which provides training
and support for leaders who wish to organise shooting activities
with their young people.Avon Scout Rifle Club (ASRC) is one of just
a handful of Home Office approved Scout rifle clubs in the country
and is permitted to undertake most types of target shooting
activities, from low powered air rifles, through smallbore to
fullbore shooting . ASRC is run to cater exclusively for
members of the Scout Association, of all ages
ASRC runs training
courses for any leaders who wish to become qualified and
introduce their scouts to shooting. ASRC is also able to hire
equipment to suitably qualified leaders and also to offer advice
for Scouts, Explorers, leaders and district commissioners who have
an interest in developing this activity.
ASRC runs an annual shooting competition every September, open
to all members of the Scout Association. For more detailsclick here where
you can get find entry information.
.22 Rim Fire Shooting
Cartridge .22 rifle target shooting taster sessions for
Scout section members and older only.
3rd Monday of every month at the TA Centre, Bath.
From 19:00 until 21:15
We will provide the instructors and the equipment.
The Group will need to pay £49 and bring a maximum of 9
Uniform must be worn.
For booking and further information, please contact Rod at firstname.lastname@example.org or