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Yorkshire Shooting Academy

Discussion in 'Firearms Certificate (FAC) Guns' started by Buckshot, Feb 22, 2021.

  1. Buckshot

    Buckshot Posting Addict

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    A shooting buddy of mine just brought the above shooting range to my attention. it sounds a good day out for my centre fire rifle.
    Has anyone used the range and if so what did you think of it?
     
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    gasman Up a bit,,,,,,,

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    What is a turn up and shoot type of thing or more aim at them teaching you to shoot?
     
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    Just looked at the website since I've not heard of it before and I'm in the area. They've got a fair range of stuff on offer from sub-12 ftlbs air, through shotgun/clays to full bore up to .308. There's all sorts of AOLQ, deer and vermin in West and North Yorks, and Lancashire apparently. Membership at different levels up to just over a grand. Looks like pay and play full bore to 300 yards for non-members at £12 per visit.

    Would be interested in any views about it from anyone in the know, may look into it when it's easier to get out and about.

    Cheers,

    Mick

    Edit Sweet Hill Shooting Syndicate links. I don't need to look any further now.
     
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    It sounds like a decent place for some centre/rim fire shooting. I understood it to be focused on coaching and corporate days. There's half a dozen of us thinking of taking a trip up there as and when we can. like to think it'll be later on in the summer (covid permitting).
     
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    buffy vampire slayer LOW BELLEND THRESHOLD

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    do you mean "Yorkshire shooting centre" ?
    I did my DSC there and the range was only 100 yds.
    they do have an air rifle range next to the full bore range which isn't pleasant when they're/we're shooting "modless":eek:
     
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    No, it's the "Academy", i didn't know it existed.:shrug:
     
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    That's the one. ^^^^^^
     
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    For me it would be worth trying out the 300 yards range as a day visitor.

    @Stockwy I’m a member of YSC too
     
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