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Negotiations under way for shooting competition in 2022…

Negotiations have begun in an effort to secure a Commonwealth Shooting Championships around the time of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, with Altcar Ranges near Liverpool being floated as a possible venue.  The Birmingham 2022 organisers confirmed shooting would not

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So why was shooting dropped from Birmingham 2022?

Shooting officials reacted with disappointment but little surprise to the announcement that the sport of shooting will not be part of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, reports David Owen. So why did the organisers bin shooting, and choose women’s cricket,

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The work has just begun: Anita North interviews World Cup medalist Kirsty Hegarty

Anita North interviews World Cup medallist and British Olympic hopeful Kirsty Hegarty. About 10 years ago, I was at a competition at Southern Counties Shooting Ground, chatting to my friend David Beattie from Northern Ireland. David was very excited. “We’ve

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Anita North: “As a sport we need to tell the world we are here”

International Olympic Trap star turned elite coach Anita North talks to Ben Lycett about competition, kit and the sheer joy of shooting

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Shooters announced for the Baku 2015 European Games

Team GB’s shooting teams are getting ready to compete at Baku 2015 in June, where they will take on the elite of Europe’s pistol, rifle and shotgun competitors

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Inaugural Yorkshire Schools Clay Shooting Challenge 2014

Park Lodge Shooting School’s inaugural Yorkshire Schools Clay Shooting Challenge, held on 19th September, was which was open to both individuals and teams of novice and semi experienced shooters from year 9 upwards, had 18 entries from schools around the region. Sponsored by Lyalvale Express and featured an appearance from Caroline Povey.

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England needs you

Help England’s chances at the Commonwealth Games

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