2nd Ifield Scouts / Drake Explorers have just returned from Bisley Scout Shooting Competition. Over the weekend every members participated in the Main Event’s comprising of: 6 yd Air Rifle (standing), 6 yd Air Pistol, 6 yd Air Rifle Reactive Target Knockout and Field Target Air Rifle. There are also additional competitions including a “Summer Biathlon” (a run and shoot competition for those who would like to test their fitness as well as their shooting prowess); for those with their own (.177 inch) air rifles and pistols; an archery competition; and small-bore and full bore rifle shooting both for absolute beginners and for the more experienced.
Good fun was had by all who attended and we hope to attend again next year. If you are a member of the group and would like to get involved with this or any of the other shooting activities offered, please speak to Craig Edwards (Cubs Leader), Sean Edwards (Assistant Scout Leader) or Bob Hemmings (Group Active Support).
Some photos of the event can be seen below.
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