ENGLISH SMALLBORE SHOOTING UNION
OPEN RIFLE and PISTOL CHAMPIONSHIPS 2018
Incorporating the English Championships*
Lord Roberts Centre Bisley 5th – 7th May 2018
*These Championships are Open to all, but the title of ‘English Champion’, medals and trophies may only be won by those who are ESSU Members on or before 21st April
All competitions will be conducted under ISSF Rules (2017 2nd Print version) (with modifications in respect of 25m Air Pistols)
Entries close Saturday 29th April 2018 Entries after that date will be accepted, range space permitting, subject to a £5.00 late entry fee
This is a selection meeting for Team England National Squad, (TENS), and for GBR ranking.
The Rapid-Fire Pistol event will take place on Cheylesmore range and is limited to those who have authorisation for .22 pistols under s5 of the Firearms Act. Entries are limited to six (6) competitors. Similarly, the 25m Pistol Women event will be limited to 10 entries. National Squad candidates will have priority. 25m Air Sport Pistol events will take place at the Lord Roberts Centre.
Competition rules and subsequent results may be viewed on our website: www.essu.org.uk
Entries may be made by the following means:
E-Mail the entry form as an attachment to: firstname.lastname@example.org (use: ESSU entryYour name as the Subject line)
Post the entry-form to: M Newman – 31 Grayham Road, New Malden, Surrey, KT3 5HW (02089 423576), enclosing a cheque for the entry fees payable to: ESSU no 2 account
Payment by cheque as above, or by bank transfer to ESSU sort code: 20-24-61 account: 80364908
If choosing to pay by electronic banking, you MUST WAIT until you receive your squadding notice showing your competitor number which must be used as the payment reference. e.g. Champs.101. In previous Championships, non-payment and subsequent non-attendance has resulted in us not having space to accept entries, with consequent loss of revenue. Therefore, we have been obliged to introduce a policy whereby once your squadding-notice is sent your payment must be made within seven days, otherwise your entry will be withdrawn. Your squadding notice will include either a receipt for fees paid or a notice of the fees payable.
Squadding notices will be sent by e-mail. Please PRINT your e-mail address clearly. If you have no e-mail address, enclose a s.a.e. with your entry-form for the return of your squadding-notice.
The Title of ‘English Champion’, the trophy and a special Gold medal will be awarded to eligible competitors in each Championship event. Silver and Bronze medals will be awarded subject to the following: 10 to 15 Competitors “Gold”, “Silver” medals only 16 or more Competitors “Gold”, “Silver” and “Bronze” medals
Juniors are defined by ISSF Rules as being under the age of 21 on 31st December in the competition year. Junior Competitions are concurrent with the Championship events and may not be entered or competed separately. No additional entry fees are payable. Certificates will be awarded to the top three places.
All comers are eligible for the Open Championships which are fired concurrently with the English Championships. A Commemorative Shield will be awarded if the winner of an event is not an ESSU Member and therefore ineligible for the Championship medals or trophies. Medallists in the English Championships who achieve a top three place in the Open Championships will receive a Certificate of Merit. Certificates will be awarded to the top three places in all events.
English Championships Winners 2017
2017 Winners 50m Rifle Men The Eley Trophy Kenny Parr 50m Rifle Men Open Champion The Booker Trophy Kenny Parr 50m Rifle Women The Iris Trophy Sue Kirk Three Position Rifle Men The Cafferata Trophy Fabio Holder Three Position Rifle Women The Women’s 3-Positions Goblet Michelle Smith Air Rifle Men The Walther Trophy Jack Bale Air Rifle Women The Women’s Air Rifle Goblet Michelle Smith Air Pistol Men. The Calvert Plate Waldek Mickiewicz Air Pistol Women The Women’s Air Pistol Goblet Victoria Mullin 50m Pistol Men. The Cafferata Memorial Plate Win Man Air Sport Pistol Men The Hunter Trophy Waldek Mickiewicz Air Sport Pistol Women The Ted Newton Brazier Trophy Imogen Moss Air Pistol Rapid Fire Men The Rapid-Fire Trophy Kristian Callaghan 25m Pistol Women The Margaret Thomas Trophy Imogen Moss
Air Rifle Junior Men The Ted Daw Trophy No. 1 Jacob Hill Air Rifle Junior Women The Ted Daw Trophy No. 2 Alice Wilson Air Pistol Junior Men The Trudy Henry Trophy No. 1 James Miller Air Pistol Junior Women The Trudy Henry Trophy No. 2 Samantha Darling 50m Rifle Junior Men The 50m rifle Shield – Men Matthew Man 50m Rifle Junior Women The 50m rifle Shield – Women Katie Watford Sport Pistol Junior Men The Gill Goodfellow Plate Daniel Bavin Sport Pistol Junior Women The George Darling Plate Samantha Darling
ALL CHAMPIONSHIP & JUNIOR TROPHIES WILL BE HELD BY THE WINNERS FOR 1 YEAR.