The Chasa Centrefire Guns and Bows Shoot was held at the Atlantis shooting range last Saturday the 23rd of February. There were 51 shooters who took part in this event which started a little later than normal due to misty conditions. Once the mist had cleared, the conditions for the rest of the morning were perfect for shooting.
The shoot consisted of 4 ranges;
Warthog target at 35m. 5 Shots in the standing position.
Rooibok target at 100m. 5 Shots in the sitting position.
Springbok target at 200m. 5 Shots in the Prone position using a rest.
Gongs set at 150m/175m/200m/185m/200m. 5 shots in prone position with rest.
The days shooting was over at around lunch time and once everyone had had a drink and something to eat, the prizegiving was held.
1st . N.Van Zyl with a score of 550.5
2nd . J.Steenkamp with a score of 440.1
3rd . R.Scheurvogel with a score of 290.2
1st . W.White with a score of 540.00
2nd. C.J.Meyer with a score of 515.3
3rd . F.De Villiers with a score of 500.1
1st. R.Meyer with a score of 530.4
2nd. T.Fouche with a score of 380.2
Thomas Theron received a prize for an Average score of 350