The last indoor season seems a long way off now, but the final result in the NSRA’s indoor county leagues has just come through. There was a delay in the Main team results as we had originally lost our last … Continue reading →
The NSRA’s 100th Scottish Meeting ended last Friday after a week of rather mixed weather – mainly cloudy with sunny spells and one or two showers but fairly windy all through. There were some good performances though, and the contingent … Continue reading →
At the recent AGM, it should be noted (and perhaps celebrated) that all the vacant Committee posts were filled. Here’s a run-down of the new Management Committee for 2019-20: Chairman Robin Thomson Watsonians Vice-Chairman Stewart Mason Edinburgh University Secretary Anna … Continue reading →
Remember, the Annual General Meeting will be held at Balerno & Currie on Thursday 16th May at 19.45. It promises to be the most interesting AGM for years. The Agenda is in the Forms & Minutes section in the Information … Continue reading →
Entry forms for the NSRA’s ‘Scottish’ meeting are available to download here from the NSRA website. Entries close on Wednesday 22nd May so it’s time to get organised. The download on that page gives full information on all the competitions … Continue reading →
Teams representing Lothian attended the above event in Aberdeen on 7th April and were runners-up in both the indoor and outdoor matches. Take the link under County teams/Outdoor teams above to see the details. Once again we must thank Ian … Continue reading →
The first 10m Air Pistol team from Lothian to enter the NSRA County Leagues for many years has won its division, with an unbeaten record and the best aggregate by miles. Congratulations to the team of Khalid Rafiq, Malcolm Humphrey, … Continue reading →
The final results for the Individual Postal League are now available. Take the drop-down in the Competitions menu to see full details.
The Annual General Meeting will be held at Balerno & Currie’s range on Thursday 16th May at 7.45pm. Last year’s draft Minutes can be viewed in the Forms & Minutes page from the Information menu to the right. The agenda … Continue reading →
The Final stage of the Individual Championship (Indoor) took place on Saturday 30th March at Balerno & Currie’s range. In the final, with a brilliant shoot to win his first Championship, Peter Brett (Watsonians) consigned the host club’s Niall Georgeson … Continue reading →
The last match of the season took place recently and the final results are: The Scratch league winnners (taking the impressive Younger Shield) were Hawick, with a perfect record. Runnners-up were Balerno & Currie. The Handicap league was won by … Continue reading →
As mentioned below (25th February), a General Council Meeting was held on 5th March. The draft minutes are in the ‘Forms & Minutes’ secure area of this site (see the Information menu in the sidebar). Update: A revision has been … Continue reading →
The League Secretary would like to apologise for a couple of errors: 1. The round 10 scores for N. Baker and J. Brown of the Watsonians A team were transposed in the original issue of the results. Revised results and … Continue reading →
The final results for the Team Postal League have come through. Take the link in the Competitions menu above to see the details. The winner of the Duncan Cup for the best average goes to O Barron of Watsonians for … Continue reading →
*Updated* The postal final of the Choose-Your-Own-Handicap team knock-out competition has taken place. Unfortunately Balerno & Currie’s cards were lost in the post so Hawick won the Tom Hastie Shield by default. Take the CYOH link in the Competitions menu … Continue reading →
There was an error in declaring the winner of the McLennan Medal for the LSSA’s Outdoor Championship (see below). The actual winner is R Olley of Edinburgh University, not R Thomson of Watsonians, who, it has been pointed out and … Continue reading →
The results of the first stage of the indor Individual Championship have been released, as well as the winners of the subsidiary Championships. The sixteen qualifiers for the Knock-Out Final of the Main Championship meet at Balerno & Currie’s range … Continue reading →
The Individual League Secretary apologises for the errors that crept into Divisions 10 and 16. Now corrected.
The results for the February round of the Individual league are now availabe. Take the link under ‘Competitions’ above to see the details.
MEMBERS OF AFFILIATED CLUBS SHOULD READ THIS – IT’S IMPORTANT Please see below the text of an email sent to the secretaries of all affiliated clubs yesterday (24th Feb): “Hi Everyone, I hope you’ve received the announcement of the General … Continue reading →
The results for the first round of the CYOH team knock-out are now available. Take the link in the Competitions menu item dropdown above to see the details.
The draw for the first round of the Choose-Your-Own-Handical team knock-out competition has been announced. Take the CYOH link in the Competitions dropdown above to see the details. There are four entries – same as last season. More next time … Continue reading →
All the results for the three annual matches the Lothian County and the City of Edinburgh teams shoot are now in. We shoot these matches at the end of the winter season but the match periods of some extend into … Continue reading →
The Watsonian Rifle Club has announced details of their forthcoming Open Meeting. It will be held on 1st and 2nd December at their range at George Watson’s College, Colinton Road, Edinburgh. This is a 5-class meeting consisting of 60 shots … Continue reading →
Eyesight is important to all shooters and a recommendation has recently been received for an optician in Edinburgh that has two experienced shooters among their staff who can prescribe proper eye corrections for shooters. Many ordinary opticians cannot do this … Continue reading →
As given below, the club is holding its annual Open Meeting on the weekend of 10th & 11th November, commenciing 10am each day. Entry forms can be obtained on request here. Postal entries are encouraged, but entries will be accepted … Continue reading →
The start of all the NSRA’s indoor Winter competitions including the County Leagues has been delayed due to further targets being found to be faulty (see previous post). The NSRA have not yet disclosed which other targets apart from the … Continue reading →
The NSRA have announced a recall of faulty 2510 targets (10-bull 25-yard indoor targets). If your club has bought any of these recently, do not use them! See here for a description of the faults (yes, there’s more than one) … Continue reading →
Dates for the usual Autumn Open Meetings: Balerno & Currie’s is on Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th November. Watsonians’ is on Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd December. Entry forms will be available in due course.
Here is a reminder of the closing dates for all the LSSA competitions for this winter season: 10th September: Shoulder-to-Shoulder league, Team Postal League, CYOH team KO 17th September: ‘Word Cup’ 3rd December: Individual Championships, Individual Postal League The CYOH … Continue reading →
The Fixture Meeting for the forthcoming season’s Shoulder-to-Shoulder league will be held at Prestonpans RC on Thursday 27th September at 7.30pm. A representative from each club entering the league must attend. … Continue reading →
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