Matt Pozzebon in a brilliant display of marksmanship has won the Victorian Queens Prize with a 399.38.
The VRA competition this year was extremely difficult with some of the best rifleman and women from Australia and New Zealand in attendance. Despite this Matt fininshed the Queens with a 2 point lead from John Snowden and fellow clubmate Duncan Davies in third position.
NATIONAL TEAMS MATCHES IN VICTORIA
A Superb Victory by NSW U25 Members scooping the pool and winning all matches while senior team won the Sweet and the Neville Holt match. NSW was 2nd to Victoria in the Merrett match.
|F Open Scores In Tassie|
The F Open Team did really well under the guidance of Master Coach Greg Warrian.
They won Match 2, the "South Australian", 15 shots at 1000 yards for a Gold Medal. Also won the 10 shot 1000 yard match, which together with Match 2, gave them the Gold Medal for Match 5 and the F Open Long Range Aggregate.
The team also came in second place in the Grand Aggregate, only 4 points of overtaking the winners, the South Australians.
The team members were, Captain: Dennis Shallis, Coach: Greg Warrian, Shooters: Les Rozsnyai, Lewis Reynolds, Rob Eager, Tim Nugent, Geoff Shuttleworth and Cliff Austin. Team Manager was Lou Shallis
|NSWRA STATE RIFLE TEAM 2014|
|Rear: Wendy McGuigan (Manager), Angus Bell, Rob Sweegers, Tony Moon, Nick Cock, Les Fraser, Duncan Davies, Mike Chad:
Ben Emms, John Ashton (Coach), Matt Pozzebon, Ken Cooke (Coach), Andrew Wilson, Jim Bailey, John Baxter (Captain)
NSW U/25 STATE TEAM 2014
Captain / Coach – Greg Hahn
Manager – Richard Jones
Shooters including reserve:
Mitch Bailey, Jessica Bale, Alex Davies, Robert Jenkins, Ro McNaught, Brendan Parkins
The NSW Rifle Association congratulates the members on their selection and wishes them good luck in Bendigo in 2014
The NSWRA wishes to thank its members who have been having trouble contacting the office, our phone lines are now operational again. Thank you for your patience & understanding during this period. Ken Cooke Executive Director.
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