Welcome to the City of Newcastle Rifle Club TR Section 2020 Season
2020 Provisional Dates
Saturday 21st March 2020 300y practice (all day)
Saturday 18th April 2020 Murton Tankard (h)
Saturday 2nd May 2020 Connell Cup & Donegall Badge (h)
Saturday 16th May 2020 Northumberland Open Meeting
Saturday 20th June 2020 Thompson Cup & Farr Goblet (h)
Saturday 4th July 2020 Gallagher Cup & Anderson Trophy (h)
Saturday 15th August 2020 Murton Tankard (h)
Saturday 12th September 2020 Durham Open Meeting
Saturday 3rd October 2020 End of Season Competition Shoot
SHOOT BOOKING INFORMATION:
Members please note It is essential that you book 3 weeks in advance.
Please contact club secretary at the following address:
We have two club rifles which are available for hire to those who do not have their own rifle. Please book rifle hire with the secretary when you book your shoot.
We are currently supplying the following ammunition for club shoots:
147gr GGG "practice" @ 70p per round
155gr HPS Targetmaster @ £1 per round
The cost of purchasing ammunition will be rounded up to the nearest £. Unused rounds must be returned at the end of a shoot and will not be reimbursed ( aside from exceptional circumstances). Again , please book ammunition requirements when you book your shoot.
Target Rifle Competition Conditions:
All events are shot a Ponteland DTE range at 300, 500 and 600 yards, under the Target Rifle rules as published by the National Rifle Association.
Club Championship: Best 4 daily scores ex 150.
Handicap Championship: As Championship but using Club handicap.
NEW: In order to assist members to gain 4 or more scores, we have decided to allow two external scores, namely the Association Medals shoot from the Scottish Championships & the combination of the St George’s First Stage & Prince of Wales from the Imperial Meeting at Bisley, both ex 150. It is competitors’ responsibility to notify the Hon. Sec. of their scores in writing, or by email, if they wish them to be included.
Range Cups: Best 4 scores at each of 300, 500 & 600 yards.
Ferguson Trophy: Highest position in HM Queen's competition.
Sir Robert Bolam Salver: Highest position in St Georges competition
Connell Cup: Highest gun score on the day
Gallagher Cup: Highest gun score on the day
Thompson Cup: Highest gun score on the day
Donegall Badge: Highest handicap score on the day
Farr Goblet: Highest handicap score on the day
Anderson Trophy: Highest handicap score on the day
Murton Tankards: Highest handicap score on the day
Tomlinson/Groom Cup competed at Northumberland Open
Golden Eagle Trophy competed at the End of Season shoot.
***New for 2019, we have the new NRA 2019 target faces and will endeavour to use them where we can.***
2019 Club Championship Results:
Douglas Cup Club Championship JG Trembath 592.072
Club Spoon M Witherley 590.075
Club Spoon KO Pugh 585.062
Johnson Salver Club Handicap Championship K Milner 615.053
Club Spoon R Smith 608.023
Club Spoon A Greenlees 606.029
Full Results in attached file: