Dalbeattie Civic Gun Club held a Clay Pigeon Shoot on Sunday 11th September at Little Cloak Farm, Dalbeattie.
Twenty-six shooters took part in the two separate 25 bird events and although the weather remained dry for the afternoon intermittent gusts of wind made the targets somewhat tricky.
The South West Cup for the full day was won by Douglas Brown with a score of 145 X 150
The Dalbeattie Gun Club Trophy for Event 1 was won by Brian Carson with a perfect score of 75 X 75
The Merrick Brown Trophy for Event 2 was won by Jackie Brown with a score of 72 X 75. This was achieved after a very exciting shoot off with Stuart Nichol, Tom Coates and Ian Edmonds all on the same score, however Jackie triumphed in the end.
The Veterans Trophy was won by Brian Carson with a score of 143 X 150
The Ladies winner was Helen Coates with a score of 113 X 150
The Junior winner was Ben Spence with a score of 133 X 150
Other Prizewinners were:
Event 1- 75Pts-Brian Carson
74 Pts-Alan Gordon
72 Pts- Bob Clacherty, Tommy Galashan
71 Pts- Ian Edmonds, Bobby Miller, Stuart Nichol
70 Pts-Douglas Brown, Ben Spence, Scott Carson, Jackie Brown.
Event 2-75 Pts- Douglas Brown
72 Pts-Stuart Nichol, Jackie Brown, Tom Coates, Ian Edmonds.
70 Pts- Avon McKeand,
The winners of the Pool Trap were:-
1st Douglas Brown
2nd Scott Carson
3rd Tommy Galashan