cold dreary start with temps just above freezing and the wind out of the north
east, 16 hardy competitors attended. Some wore long John’s and others wished
Ron McDaniel 750 – 43X new range record*
Rod Jack 750 – 43X
3rd Grant Schick 748 – 32X
Although 1st and 2nd place are statistically tied in points and X dots, the first shooter to miss an X dot takes second. The range record for Unlimited Class of 750 – 42X set by Rod Jack July 29th, 2018 fell to Ron McDaniel.
Rod Macdonell 710 – 13X
Jacques Choquette 706 – 11X
3rd Ryan Jackson 706 – 9X
Official Scorer Al Carlson, referees Rod, Grant and Lawrence, Target Detail
Phil and Hellene, Colleen for pizza delivery and all the other volunteers who
pitched in for set up and take down.
Next event is Short Range Metallic Silhouette Match June 23rd.
Contact Jacques Choquette 548 5936.
The Pistol Range will be closed all day Friday 24th May and Saturday morning of the 25th for maintenance, primarily the rebuild and repair of the falling plate and dueling tree enclosures.
Regular season Trap shooting will commence at 6 pm on Thursday May 16th
Sporting clays will be run on Tuesday nights at 6 pm starting on May 14th
All members interested in shooting shotgun are welcome to attend.
Round cards and shells will be available on shoot nights.
Please note that the Trap Shoot will be in use on 25th May – 1pm till 5pm
Being held Sunday 5th May – Clubhouse and Primary Pistol Range.
Sixteen shooters from Manitoba and Northwestern Ontario converged on the LWGC Rifle Range for a 100-meter Benchrest match Sunday April 28th. Temps hit a high of +8C with gusting north wind switching from west to east and back again.
1st Ken Chambers 214, 2X
2nd Pat Hyatt 190
3rd Jacques Choquette 180, 1X
Varmint Hunter Class
1st Jeremy Halley 242, 2X
2nd Rod Jack 240, 4X
3rd Hellene Rannou 215, 2X
Varmint for Score/Open Class
1st Dwayne Cyr 250, 11X
2nd Calvin Yanchycki 250, 9X
3rd Matt Cyr 249, 12X
Congratulations to Jeremy Halley for winning his class in his first ever Benchrest rifle match.
Special thanks to competitors who traveled from near and far away to attend. And special thanks to the following volunteers: Official Scorer Al Carlson, Target detail Hellene Rannou and Phil Nick, RSO’s Jacques Choquette and Al Mutch, Referees Lawrence, Cal and Rod. Rod Jack for the barbeque lunch and others who pitched in to help run a fun event.
Submitted by Dwayne Cyr
Spring Trap Shoot – April 27th – 12 till 3pm
This Saturday’s action shoot has been moved to Sunday 21st April due to poor weather.
Please see events calendar for further details.
Vehicle access to the Rifle Range is now possible as the road has now been plowed. Thanks to the volunteers whose time and effort made this possible.
Please drive with caution as the road may still have an icy base.
Sat Apr 13th, 2019
Location: Eagle River Recreational Center, Eagle River, Ontario
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