Growing small-bore shooting through future generations

As is the case with any sport, the question we face is how will we continue to grow and improve shooting disciplines for a new generation. A worldwide survey conducted by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) after the 2016 Olympic Games showed interest is high among younger generations. They asked youngster in 20 countries

By |2019-12-04T13:12:51+00:00December 6th, 2019|Marketing|

Coaching for accuracy: the importance of dry-firing

The second instalment of our coaching for accuracy series sees Martyn Buttery, test range manager and GB Talent Squad coach, discuss the importance of dry firing. First things first, what is dry firing? Simply put, it’s shooting without ammunition. The process is the same. Get into position, control your breathing, lower your firearm onto

By |2019-11-29T13:12:34+00:00November 29th, 2019|Marketing|

Team ELEY take top titles at the World Cup Final

The ELEY team have put on yet another spectacular performance at the ISSF World Cup Final this week. Rifle and Pistol shooting’s elite athletes were pitted against each other in the last event of the season. Hosted in Putian, China, the ISSF welcomed the topped ranking athletes from 34 countries competing in eight individual

By |2019-11-22T11:19:52+00:00November 22nd, 2019|Marketing|

Getting to the games: how USA Shooting selects its Olympic rifle hopefuls

With only 252 days to go until the start of the 2020 Olympic Games, athletes all over the world are preparing to battle it out for a sought-after ticket to Tokyo. And it’s no different for the USA Shooting team who are all vying to secure their spot at the Games. We caught up

By |2019-11-15T08:43:25+00:00November 15th, 2019|Marketing|

Coaching for accuracy: improving your trigger technique

In the first instalment of ELEY’s coaching for accuracy series, Martyn Buttery, test range manager and GB Talent Squad coach, gives his advice on perfecting your trigger technique. What causes poor trigger technique? As Martyn Buttery simply states “it’s the shooter”. The only external influence affecting the trigger is the user. Perfecting your trigger

By |2019-11-11T12:49:21+00:00November 8th, 2019|Marketing|

ELEY to take aim at the Target Shooting Show

ELEY is thrilled to be returning to the Target Shooting Show (previously the Practical Shooting Show), for its second year. A celebration of all target shooting disciplines, the event will take place 16th – 17th November at NAEC, Stoneleigh. On stand 18, ELEY will be showcasing and selling its range of world-leading .22LR target

By |2019-10-30T11:28:31+00:00November 1st, 2019|Marketing|

Paralympian Matt Skelhon puts in a perfect performance at the World Championships

GB’s Matt Skelhon stole the limelight at the World Championships, claiming two championship titles and breaking a world record. In the last major event before the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games, the pressure was on. All ELEY shooters took aim to secure not only world titles but also a quota place for the next games.

By |2019-10-18T09:40:15+00:00October 18th, 2019|Marketing|

ELEY’s final Speed Steel Challenge goes out with a bang

Or more of a ding... But yes, it’s a wrap for ELEY’s Speed Steel events for 2019. Last week (10th – 12th October), the final competition took place at Stourport Rifle & Pistol club and what an event it was. Contending with wind, rain and the occasional dry spell, our shooters took to the

By |2019-10-15T15:47:25+00:00October 15th, 2019|Marketing|

New proof range record for ELEY tenex

A batch of ELEY tenex has set a new proof range record at ELEY HQ this week. This makes it officially the most accurate ammunition we’ve ever manufactured. Testing uses four different barrels, each shooting five 10 shot groups. The result? A mean radial shot diameter calculated at a fantastic 2.64mm. To calculate the

By |2019-10-11T10:32:47+00:00October 11th, 2019|Marketing|

ELEY subsonic shortlisted in the Great British Shooting Awards

We’re excited to reveal that our hunting round, ELEY subsonic has been nominated in the ‘Rifle Ammunition of the Year’ category at the 2020 Great British Shooting awards. But we need your help. The awards are voted for by the public, so we’re asking you to please vote for ELEY subsonic! Voting opened 1st

By |2019-10-04T08:36:21+00:00October 4th, 2019|Marketing|