Over 100 young people and leaders took part in the 2014 Avon
Scouts Rifle Club Shooting Competition.
The event, hosted at Chelwood Campsite, saw participants compete
in a range of shooting disciplines:
- Sporter Air Rifle
- Air Pistol
- 3 Position Air Rifle
- Field Target Air Rifle
- Clay Pigeon Shooting
During the day there was also a knockdown knockout competition
in which all age groups participated.
The Under 12s (Juniors) competition was won by Joshua from 10th
Bath, with second and third place taken by Daniel and Clarke, also
from 10th Bath.
The 12-14 year old Scouts competition was won by Rowan from 1st
Bishopston, with second place going to Kara from 2nd Patchway, and
Zach from 1st North Worle in third place.
The winning explorer was George from Phoenix ESU, with Lauren
from Phoenix in third place, and Emma froM Trident in
The adult competition was fiercely contested, with Paul Baker
from 2nd Patchway taking first place, Mark Hibbert from 10th Bath
in second place, and Dave Middle from 1st Kewstoke in
Full results can be found here
Those who performed well at the competition will be invited by
the club to train for the Scout Inter-county Shooting competition