Sorry for slow update on the spring grand but our data entry person is extremely green at this. In the pre spring grand Art Peyton started by running the first 300 singles and winning HOA vet with a 1243 average of 95.61. Rod hymas in event 14 won the handicap for 22-24 yards with 96. The week of the Spring Grand started with event 15 singles where a 99 would have tied you for 126. Event 16 Handicap Colin Crumb shot 97 to win Vet. Event 17 Doubles Garry Hill had 99 and lost the carry over for AA. Event 21 Doubles championship Bert Brumwell had 86 to win the chair. Event 22 handicap Garry hill won Vet with 95. Event 23 Singles championship Lorne Umscheid was runner up in A singles with a 197 and winning the shoot off with Stan baker from the videos Hunt the Rackett. Event 24 championship handicap Larry Ivany shot a 97 but lost the runner up vet in a shoot off. High Albertan was Art Peyton with 1032. High Canadain was Rod Boll with 1042 and finishing tied for 31st. 22 albertans attended.
Wonderful shoot this weekend at Medicine Hat. Total of 24 shooters. The weather was perfect on Sunday. Congratulations to Dave Shiers of Edmonton with the winning score of 549. Close second was Jason Weaver of Edson with 548. Medicine Hat club was very thankful to all those who came out to support their club. For full results of the shoot click on Shoot Calendar and Results at the top of the web page. then click on More Info and Results beside Rattler Classic.
Congratulations to Castor Gun Club on putting on the largest shoot this shooting year with 44 total registered shooters. Jason Weaver won the HOA for his second tournament win this year with a 454/500 for all scores look under shoot results.
July 6 2020
Great tournament this weekend in Calgary.the weather cooperated. the young staff had to do a lot of extra work moving the mics for the handicap but did it all with enthusiasm and a smile. There were three first time accomplishments to note. Jacob Johnson won his first HOA, beating a strong field of shooters that included many hall of famers and provincial champions. 958/1000. Brady Mappin and Jared Johnson both got their first ATA 25 straight badges in singles and Shawn McNeil put it all together for the HAA with a 390. Art Payton, this years Hall of Fame inductee finished second in both the HOA and the HAA, 384/400 and 947/1000 respectively.
Congratulations Art Peyton for winning the HOA in High Prairie with a 567/600 narrowly beating Dave Shiers's 566/600 for more results check the shoot calendar.
Excellent results this weekend in Calgary's Western Zones Shoot. Alberta took 11 trophies in this shoot. More than anyone could remember in recent years. Minimum number of people in an event was 402 which was Event 3 Doubles and up to 597 in Event 4 singles. Great job by the Calgary Firearms Center staff on getting great targets for the shooters to shoot. Here are your winners In Event 2 handicap Lynn Smith lady 1 scored 94. Sr vet championship Ron McConnell scored 97, Art Peyton 4th overall scored 96. Event 3 doubles Lady 1 Lynn Smith scored 88, Lady 2 Diane Peyton scored 94, Sub Vet Shawn McNeil scored 97. Event 5 Doubles Shawn McNeil scored 98. HAA Shawn McNeil scored 391. HOA Shawn McNeil scored 682, Lady 1 Lynn Smith scored 646, Vet Art Peyton scored 680. Alberta has had 8 tournaments in this shooting season and has seven different champions. Congratulations to Shawn McNeil on this weekends win with an amazing score of 1071/1100. Edmonton's Provincials starts Wednesday at 12:30 Doubles Marathon, and Thursday starts at 10:00. Friday Saturday and Sunday start at 9:00.