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Shooting

  • Cacciattolo, Vella on top

    The Malta Air Rifle and Pistol Shooting club organised another competition last weekend. Ray Cacciattolo, winner of a bronze medal at last year's European Commonwealth Championships in Gibraltar, secured top spot in the air pistol event with a...

  • Useful experience in Pretoria

    A team of eight Maltese shooters from the Malta Allied Airgunners Club have just represented the country in the World Field Target Federation Championships which were held in Pretoria, South Africa. The championships were well attended. In fact,...

  • Farrugia, Vella strike gold in Commonwealth skeet pairs

    Clive Farrugia and Darren Vella won the gold medal in the skeet pairs competition at the European Commonwealth Shooting Champ-ionships, held on the Isle of Man last weekend. For the second year running, Maltese shooters left their mark on these...

  • MSSF team for Isle of Man

    The Malta Shooting Sport Federation (MSSF) will be represented by a team of 12 shooters in this week's Commonwealth Shooting Federation Championships at the Isle of Man. In Skeet, Clive Farrugia and Darren Vella will be looking to defend the gold...

  • MAAC team for Pretoria championships

    Eight shooters from the Malta Allied Airgunners Club (MAAC) will be taking part in the World Field Target Federation Championships in Pretoria, South Africa. This will be the first time that Mario Spiteri, Carmelo Ellul, Gordon Gouder, Rene...

  • Farrugia 16th in international skeet competition

    A group of junior shooters from the Malta Shooting Sport Federation (MSSF) last weekend took part in the first International Junior Shotgun Cup, held in Sabbia d'Oro, Venice. In skeet, Clive Farrugia hit a straight in the fifth round for a total...

  • Vella heads field

    Darren Vella yesterday added the Skeet Trophy to his collection of honours after claiming first place in a competition organised by the Malta Shooting Sport Federation (MSSF) at its Bidnija ranges. Vella obtained 44 points in the opening rounds...

  • Pace All Malta Trap winner for ninth time

    Frans Pace kept hold of his nerves in the barrage yesterday to claim the All Malta Trap trophy for a ninth time in his career after staving off the challenge of Jason J. Aquilina in a tight finale. Pace and Aquilina had both tied on 115 clays in...

  • Farrugia shows class in skeet

    Clive Farrugia kept his consistency in skeet shooting when imposing his superiority on the rest of the field in last weekend's All Malta Skeet competition organized by the Malta Shooting Sport Federation at the Bidnija Ranges. Farrugia started the...

  • First conventional pistol event held in Gozo

    The Malta Rifle and Pistol Shooting Club, which forms part of the Association of Maltese Arms Collectors and Shooters (AMACS), broke new ground when they held their fourth bullseye pistol match of 2009 at the AFM Qortin range in Gozo earlier this...

  • Żebbuġ almost on perfect score in teams event

    The six-man outfit from Żebbuġ claimed the honours yesterday following a keenly-contested competition for teams at Bidnija that saw the participation of 12 sides from various localities in the country. Rules stipulated that the best four scores...

  • Remarkable scores achieved at Safi competitions

    The Malta Rifle and Pistol Shooting Club (MRPSC), under the auspices of the Malta Shooting Sport Federation, has made big strides since its inception 18 months ago. After an auspicious first pistol competition last month, it was the turn of the...

  • Farrugia lands Pelican Skeet Trophy

    Clive Farrugia maintained his positive form by claiming the Pelican Skeet Trophy at the Bidnija ranges last weekend. Farrugia is undoubtedly one of Malta's most promising skeet shooters. At the 2009 GSSE in Cyprus, he marked his debut by winning...

  • Attard tops trap competition

    Noel Attard had the better of Eugenio Borg in a shoot-off to capture The Olympic Day Trophy at the Bidnija Ranges yesterday. Attard and Borg shared top spot with 131 points each at the end of the barrage, meaning that a shoot-off was needed to...

  • European Commonwealth contenders step up selection bid

    The second in a series of three airgun shooting competitions was held last weekend at the Bidnija ranges. Participants in these shoots are bidding for selection to the Maltese team for the European Commonwealth Shooting Championships, to be held...

  • Chetcuti misses out on final after shoot-off

    William Chetcuti hit the only straight of the day at the European Championships Double Trap competition in Osijek, Croatia, yesterday. However, that achievement alone was not enough for the Maltese shooter to earn himself a place in the barrage as...

  • Vella hits remarkable 575

    The Malta Air-Rifle and Pistol Club is currently holding a series of shoots, under the auspices of the Malta Shooting Sport Federation, ahead of the European Common-wealth Championships at the Isle of Man in September. At the Bidnija Ranges last...

  • Bullseye pistol competition

    The Malta Rifle and Pistol Shooting Club (MRPSC) held its second Bullseye Pistol match of the season recently. This competition followed the rules laid down by the National Rifle Association of the US; rules which are followed worldwide. Courses...

  • Attard wins trap event at Bidnija

    Trap shooter Noel Attard won the Vivendo Group Challenge Cup at the Bidnija ranges yesterday. The competition was over 50 clays with the top six shooters advancing to the final barrage. Attard claimed top spot and the cup with a total of 69 points.

  • Attard claims LLMA Trap Trophy

    Cyprus GSSE silver medallist Nazzareno Attard extended his rich vein of form when he won the LLMA Trap Trophy at the Bidnija ranges yesterday. Attard hit scores of 23, 24, 23 and 24 before wrapping up his qualifying round with an impressive...

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