An Open Clay Pigeon shoot will be held at Ballindenisk House, Watergrasshill, Co Cork on Sunday 03 September 2017. 10 am till 3 Pm, All shooters are welcome.
The proficiency course is being held on Satuarday 19th August in the Parkway Hotel in Dunmanway beginning at 09:30 am. The course consists of a morning of safety and presentations and the evening will be spent at the Dunmanway clay shooting grounds on practice and tuition. Please download the application form should you wish to apply and contact Timmy McCarthy on 086-6031318.
Please complete and do the survey, the information is badly needed. The link below (Click on Step 3) will take you to the page where you can enter your results for the Breeding Woodcock Survey,
Take part in Ireland’s first Breeding Woodcock Survey! This survey is the first of its kind undertaken in Ireland and will determine the current distribution of breeding woodcock and provide a baseline against which future changes can be compared
The final report from the FCP working group has been received and is displayed below; Please read and submit any changes/recommendations you may have to Either Chris Gavican or Michael Fenlon or send on to myself for forwarding. All details have been e mailed last night to your secretaries. The next FCP meeting is on next Thursday 20 th April 2017 so time is very short. This is probably the most important item to come up for some time as it will affect all clubs.
The next County Qualifier and Open Shoot will be held at the Quarry Clay Shooting Grounds in Belgooly, Co Cork on Sunday 09/04/2017. First Card 11 am , last card 3 pm. €20 per round.
A County Qualifier and Club shoot will be held at Dunmanway Clay Shooting Grounds on 07 May 2017. First Card will be at 11:00 am with last card at 15:00 pm. 3 person and 6 person teams. An open shoot and a novelty shoot will also apply.
Involvement in Shooting sports can expose participants to levels of noise intense enough to do permanent damage to hearing unless the proper precautions are taken. We are fortunate enough to have the Walker Hearing Clinic willing to give professional advice and they have already presented at one of our quarterly meetings. They have also offered our members and immediate family the following discounts.
- €300 discount across their range of hearing aids (per pair).
- 15% discount on all hearing protection
- 15% discount on the cost of a diagnostic hearing consultation
They charge €75 for a diagnostic hearing test normally. This includes GP report and a referral if necessary. If a patient purchases a hearing aid or hearing protection, this cost is included.
- 10% discount on wax removal by micro suction