May 2019

How to work your way up the practical shooting circuit

By |2019-05-21T15:23:45+00:00May 24th, 2019|Marketing|

Growing in popularity in the UK, practical shooting is a diverse shooting sport designed to test not only your marksmanship but also your speed and agility. We sat down with the winner of the first ELEY Speed Steel challenge, Chris Edwards, to talk about how he got into practical shooting as well as how

How will Snježana Pejcic prepare for the next Olympic Games? Her answer is, she won’t.

By |2019-05-14T10:25:18+00:00May 17th, 2019|Marketing|

An odd statement you may think. You’ve secured your place at the biggest sporting event in the World; you ought to start training straight away, right? However, Croatian shooting legend, Snježana Pejcic, thinks otherwise. And who are we to disagree? Pejcic is well versed in training for the elite competitions and is no stranger

Does velocity impact shooting accuracy?

By |2019-05-14T11:46:15+00:00May 14th, 2019|Marketing|

We all know that there are a multitude of factors that can have an influence over shooting accuracy; barrel maintenance, air temperature, wind speed, ammunition type and even the shooter themselves. Understanding each element and its potential impact means that you can introduce measures to help limit these factors. Here, we’re looking specifically at

A podium place or world record chased every 99 days for Debevec

By |2019-05-09T15:02:14+00:00May 10th, 2019|Marketing|

In total, Rajmond Debevec has won 139 medals at big championships and shot 16 world records. Averaging out that Debevec has won a professional championship medal or broken a world record every 99 days over the last 42 years! Ahead of the next ISSF World Cup in Munich this month, we caught up with

April 2019

Tenex triumphs on the road to Tokyo at ISSF Beijing World Cup

By |2019-05-02T09:50:32+00:00April 30th, 2019|Marketing|

The world’s most consistently accurate .22LR cartridge, ELEY tenex, has secured 7 out of 12 medals at the latest ISSF Rifle and Pistol World Cup in Beijing. ELEY tenex and ELEY tenex air both remained a firm favourite amongst competitors. Thanks to its revolutionary design and engineering excellence, tenex remains the trusted brand for

Coaching to create Olympic champions

By |2019-04-25T15:10:27+00:00April 26th, 2019|Marketing|

Mike Babb has a long history in shooting sports, first picking up a small-bore rifle aged 12. He quickly progressed, working his way up the competitive shooting ladder. In 2002 he pocketed his first gold and silver medals at the Commonwealth Games. This was closely followed by a first place finish at the ISSF

Chris Edwards and Nick Towndrow win ELEY’s Speed Steel challenge

By |2019-04-24T10:22:29+00:00April 24th, 2019|Marketing|

The first competition in the ELEY Speed Steel series took place on Saturday (20th April 2019) with Nick Towndrow taking the top spot in the Mini Rifle discipline and Chris Edwards claiming first place in the LBP open division. Not only have they won themselves bragging rights, but they’ve also bagged £750 cash prize

Action shooters assemble! The role of a match director for UKPSA competitions

By |2019-04-19T09:37:32+00:00April 19th, 2019|Marketing|

Ian Chamberlain has been organising UKPSA approved competitions for nearly 20 years. So it’s fair to say he’s a good authority for discussing the role of a UKPSA Match Director for practical shooting events. We caught up with Ian to get his insight on being a Match Director as well as finding out what

“All the great shooters will never shoot ammunition untested” – Thomas Mathis

By |2019-04-12T09:26:36+00:00April 12th, 2019|Marketing|

Austrian shooter Thomas Mathis knows a thing or two about testing ammunition. Not only is he a world class athlete, bagging a bronze medal at the World Cup in Changwon last year… But Thomas also works as the test range manager at Fröwis, a shooting sports equipment specialist. In the role, he gets to