CORNWALL MASONIC SHOOTING SOCIETY
President: R.W.Bro. Stephen C. Pearn, Provincial Grand Master
Secretary: W.Bro. V.E. Marsh
Assistant Secretary W.Bro. Martin Bywaters
Treasurer: W.Bro. R. Brook
Team Captain: Bro. Craig Pender.
Team Vice Captain: Bro. Derek Gaunt.
Derek Gaunt, Craig Pender, Roger Thomas, Derek Mashford
The Society was formed in 2007 with the objective to:
Promote Clay Pigeon Shooting throughout the Province.
Compete against other like minded Provinces.
Enter National Masonic Clay Shooting Competitions.
Provide a safe environment for both novice and experienced shooters to improve their shooting skills.
Support both Masonic and Non-Masonic Charities.
Further details Please Contact the Secretary:
W.Bro. Vic Marsh
Saturday 25th March Gweek 11 am.
Sunday 30th April High View 11 am.
Saturday 20th May Gweek 11 am.
Saturday 24th June Cart Ridge Shooting Ground 11 am.
Saturday 29th July Gweek 11 am.
Sunday 20th August Fun Shoot hosted by Roger and Gill Derryman.
Sunday 3rd September High View 11 am.
Saturday 7th October Gweek 11 am.
Sunday, 22nd October South West Shoot High View Shooting Ground
Sunday 26th November High View 11 am.
Saturday 16th December Gweek 11 am.
Wednesday 27th December High View 11 am.
NATIONAL PROVINCIAL CLAY PIGEON CHAMPIONSHIP
10 members and 4 ladies shooters travelled to Warwick to enter the 12th National Masonic Shooting Competition, held at Wedgnock Clay Shooting Ground, on the 18th June 2016, hosted by the Province of Warwickshire.
16 Provinces took part, the sun was out, the targets were very Technical and difficult. However as always the camaraderie and banter made everyone who took part enjoy the day.
A buffet was supplied for those who required it. The presentations were conducted by the Deputy Provincial Grand Master of Warwickshire V W Bor. Michael C Morris.
The winners were Surrey with 237, the runners up were Grand Met with 231.
High Gun Kevin Scarlet (Surrey) with 87, runner up Sam King (Grand Met) with 84.
Ladies team were Suffolk with 143.
INTER PROVINCIAL SOUTH WEST SHOOT
On Sunday 11th October 2015 Cornwall hosted the annual Inter Provincial South West Shoot at High View Shooting Ground.
Bristol and Wiltshire entered teams, the weather was dry and a very enjoyable day was had by all.
The results were as follows: Cornwall scored 239, Bristol scored 225 and Wiltshire scored 182.
“On Sunday the 4th September 2016 a Fun Shoot was held at Roger and Gill Derryman’s Farm in Wadebridge.
Around 40 people attended with 29 shooters taking part.
The weather stayed dry and the shoot which was set out by Derek Gaunt and Martin Bywaters was interesting and great fun.
Stephen Ball of Black Lion Catering supplied the buffet which was excellent and enjoyed by all present.
There had to be a deciding shoot off for Top Gun between Nigel Thurley and Jack Weekes who both had a score of 65 out of 80, Nigel was the winner and received a bottle of Sloe Gin”.
The event raised £594.00 towards CPSS Funds and Charity.