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  As you know this is my favorite time of year because of the BC match. Held up in Chilliwack a short 3 hours from Seattle, it is beautiful country. With my newly bedded rifle shooting well I was ready to defend my 2011 win. I had no issues getting through the border with rifles… Read more »

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Rattlesnake Mtn., Benton City, WA As usual in Rattlesnake fashion, this year’s Palma Championship was a nail biter until the last string of the last day at 1000 yards. As you can see from the scores this place is not easy to shoot at. Most Palma matches across the country will have clean scores or… Read more »

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3 points. Just 3 points! Today was the last day of two weeks of shooting of the SA Bisley Open Championship. Rain and thunderstorms were predicted but it stayed clear for us. We started the day with the final team event The Protea International. Protea is a local flower. The Welsh, Ireland, S Africa, SA… Read more »

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When we left the range today I looked at the Grand Agg board of the top 50 competitors. No my name was not on it. I have only been doing this game for 4 years. Give me some time. But we do have several US members there. Our top guy is Lane Buxton, then Nate… Read more »

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  Conditions on this range are crazy! But the S African team seems to be one with the wind here. I call them “Windjas”. Today, Wed we arrived at 7:30am and already had 12-15 mph winds directly at us with wicked fishtails. This was the start of the biggest individual match The State President which… Read more »

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Sunday night Charles and I flew back from Cape Town to Joburg to meet up with the rest of the US team. Adele is the name of the gal who owns Hunters Permits and takes care of people coming in to the country with rifles. She also babysat our rifles and gear while we went… Read more »