Missing the mark

Shooting sports are having a tough time and ignorance is no excuse, argues Mat Manning. I really can’t recall a time when shooting faced so much opposition as it has over the past year. Most of the hostility towards our

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Seonaid Expects Standards To Rise

Seonaid McIntosh has said that the exclusion of shooting from the 2022 Commonwealth Games could be “a good thing” for the sport in Scotland. After shooting was controversially omitted from the Birmingham schedule, McIntosh, the current world number one in

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SPONSORED: Introducing Derya Shotguns!

The new range of Turkish shotguns from Derya are available now through UK distributor RUAG Ammotec Derya Arms was established in 1998 and provide a range of guns for hunting, sport and competition shooters. The product range covers single shot

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India set for Commonwealth boycott

The organisers of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games have defended their decision to exclude shooting from the programme, for only the second time since 1970. However, India’s Olympic association (IOA) have now threatened to boycott the games if the sport

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Breaking boundaries

Outdated preconceptions are cast aside as women’s participation in field sports continues to grow. The number of women taking part in both clay and game shooting, including grouse, in Scotland has risen steadily over the past few years, breaking the

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Benelli 828U Sport

Benelli launched the 828U Sport at this years Game Fair. This purpose built clay model has all-steel action bringing the weight of the gun up to a clay friendly 3.65kg (8lbs). The removable trigger mechanism has been redesigned to give

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Evolutionary eyewear

Gun Trade News speaks to Denzil Lee, the man behind Sunglasses For Sport, about its ‘Evolution’ range of eyewear and what the advantages of having your own brand are

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