Target Sports Stirlingshire

Target Sports Stirlingshire

Great value target sports in Stirlingshire! Axe throwing archery air pistols and crossbows. All of these target activities will be on the menu for you during this combined target sports experience at a lovely setting in Scotland.

You’ll be going shooting at an outdoor adventure and activity break centre near Gartmore in Stirlingshire. Just west of Stirling itself you’re on the edge of the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park here. Set within 50 acres of Scottish countryside including 20-acres of woodland around Lochan Broarran it’s a lovely place for a spot of target shooting practice.

The dedicated target sports field is located right next to the main car park and reception building of the farm estate. All the different forms of target shooting you’ll be having a go at will be set up in this field and you rotate through the activities.

The whole experience is themed around a zombie apocalypse with all weapons coming in pretty handy if you ever come face to face with an undead. You’ll be lobbing axes firing air pistols and releasing arrows using both recurve archery bows and crossbows – all of which are pretty powerful means of chasing zombies.

Don’t worry if you’ve never even picked up an air pistol or a bow before these sessions in Stirlingshire are designed to welcome all levels from beginners to hot shots. If you start showing your competitive side the instructors will set up some fun target shooting games for you to try.

With an hour set aside for these target sports sessions in Stirlingshire there’ll be no hanging about. It’s action all the way as you move around all the activities on offer giving you a good introduction to each discipline as you go. And of course this activity centre provides all the gear and the tuition you need to get you shooting. A brilliant place to have some shooting fun near Stirling in Scotland.

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Air Rifle Shooting Manchester

Air Rifle Shooting Manchester

Safe fun and great value – that’s our air rifle shooting near Manchester for you! Your target shooting experience will take place at a dedicated outdoor activity centre located just outside Rushton Spencer easily accessible from Macclesfield Manchester and Staffordshire too.

It’s all about adrenaline-fuelled fun in the great outdoors here. There’s so much going on at this centre so as well as offering air rifle target shooting sessions you can ramp up the fun factor with combo experience which gives you rifle shooting plus your choice of add-on activity from archery or axe throwing.

You will have around one hour on the rifle range. After a safety briefing your instructor will accompany you to the shooting stands. The range has a number of lanes each one equipped with an air rifle. You’ll be assigned a lane and then once you have been shown how to handle your gun and reload ammunition you’ll be ready to roll.

You’ll soon discover that it’s all about stance and keeping calm when it comes to releasing the trigger of an air gun. If you’re cool calm and collected there’s a good chance you’ll hit the target. If you’re a nervous first-timer it’s normal that it’ll take a couple of shots for you to get into the rhythm of shooting but after that you’ll be away.

With a variety of targets to aim at you won’t get bored on this experience. If you’re with a group there’s always the chance it’ll get competitive as you see who will get the most shots spot-on target. It’s all done in good humour of course!

For those of you who’ve chosen the combo experience it’s totally up to you which other activity you pick to bolt on to your air rifle session. Axe throwing is pretty mad and archery is quite nice and chilled. 

Ideal for beginners and seasoned shooters like these air rifle shooting sessions near Manchester make for a superb day out especially when combined with another activity of your choosing. We reckon these experiences are spot-on!

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Target Sports Birmingham

Target Sports Birmingham

Take aim with these target sports in Birmingham! We are offering vouchers for you to do one two or all three of the shooting activities offered at this adventure centre near Sutton Coldfield. Rifle shooting archery and axe throwing are all on the menu at this fantastic centre.

The shooting ranges are really good and go way beyond a few roundels set up in a field. For a start the basecamp is like a proper military camp. This serves as the reception chill out and kit out area and is the beating heart of the centre. From here you’ll head off into the woodlands to find the clearing for your chosen activity or activities. As you’d expect all the gear you need is provided – even the camo-style coveralls!

The air rifle range has a very local flavour as you’ll be using .177 BSA air rifles made just down the road in Birmingham. And for fact fans: established in 1861 this arms company supplied over 50% of all small arms used by British Forces in WW2 – and made the Browning .303 machine guns fitted to Spitfires!

With your trusty .177 BSA you’ll be taking aim at classic card targets (that you can take away with you to show off your shooting prowess!) as well as metal animal knock down targets and spinner targets too.

Over at the archery arena you have the choice of traditional target archery using Olympic-style recurve bows or you can go wild with the 3D version which will see you taking aim at a variety of ‘real life’ targets. Hunt down the pheasants on the ground the rats on the table and the bears in the woods – all of which are of course replicas!

If you pick axe throwing you’ll be hurling a variety of weapons into big chunks of tree trunks on a wall. Be it a tomahawk a flying angel or even a knife throwing weapons and watching them wedge into the wood with a thud is very satisfying.

With excellent on-site facilities and rave reviews from visitors you can book these target sports in Birmingham with confidence. So whether you’re a group of colleagues friends or family these target shooting sessions are spot on for fun! Vouchers are available online for 1 to 12 people.

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Live-Fire Shooting Chester

Live-Fire Shooting Chester

Live-fire shooting in Chester – where you fire live ammunition! This experience takes target shooting to another level as you fire .22 rimfire guns at a variety of targets.

This range near Frodsham has been purpose-built for live-fire shooting sessions. Safety is of paramount importance so there will be a full and detailed briefing before you get to handle any of the live-firing guns.

All sessions offer one-to-one training with a qualified shooting coach. They will make sure you handle the guns responsibly as well as showing you how to get the most out of your shooting. They’ll cover everything from breathing and stance position to how to take aim and how to cope with recoil.

This 50m indoor range boasts several different sets of target types for you to aim at. And whilst there’s no pressure and it’s not a competition there’s always that little desire inside you to shoot well which really motivates you when it’s your turn to take aim.

We are offering either a one-gun session or a three-gun experience with the live ammo near Chester. Everyone gets to try a stalwart of the shooting world the Smith & Wesson AR15 .22 or give the Swiss manufacturer Hammerli’s TAC R1 a go. Both are long rifles with that distinctive military look to them.

Those who opt for the trio of live-firing rifles will then get to choose two from an eclectic collection of firearms which includes some classics. The choice on the day could include a classic US Army WW2 M1 Carbine a German MP40 sub-machine gun the MP5 compact sub-machine gun used by the SAS or the Heckler & Koch G36 adopted by the German forces in the 90s.

Don’t forget this is live-fire shooting in Chester so all guns will be firing live ammunition. It’s a great chance for you to fire live rounds without having to become a member of a shoot club or have a firearms licence.

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Small-bore Shooting Lessons Bisley

Small-bore Shooting Lessons Bisley

Take aim with these small-bore shooting lessons at Bisley! These experiences give you a 90-minute shooting session at the home of the National Small-bore Rifle Association on their very own ranges in the heart of the Bisley Camp.

Bisley just a few miles outside Guildford is in the middle of the heathland of suburban Surrey. Apart from the periods of WW1 and WW2 Bisley has always been a civilian centre. The extensive grounds are home to a number of shooting clubs associations and businesses as well as event venues hotels and even a shooting museum. It’s actually a bit of a hidden gem where anyone who loves the different forms of shooting (from small-bore and air rifles to clays) will be thoroughly spoilt for choice.

You will be heading to the shooting school at the Lord Roberts Centre within the Bisley complex for your experience. Known as the LRC to regular small-bore shooters facilities here are second to none. The centre was built to host the small-bore shooting events for the 2002 Commonwealth Games. Now it hosts championship shoots events and activities all year round with two outdoor ranges and three indoor ranges varying from 10 to 50m in length.

Your introduction to small-bore shooting will be hosted by one of the centres fully-qualified shoot instructors. Group sizes are kept small with a maximum of 10 so you can all benefit from the excellent coaching. The 90-minute sessions cover two shooting disciplines. You will be trying your hand at air rifles and 0.22 live sporting rifles (the big draw here at Bisley!). If you’ve never released the trigger on a gun before it’s quite a thrill and the choice of guns used keeps recoil to a minimum.

For an extra special day out at Bisley go for the VIP small-bore shooting lessons which give you a breakfast treat on arrival and a two-course lunch at one of the many eateries based at Bisley Camp. Book into Bisley and become a small-bore shooting hotshot!

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