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Rifle Shooting - Terrific scores on a glorious evening!

Mon, 23 Jun 2014  15:58

Gemma Kermode
Gemma Kermode

With glorious sunshine and practically no wind, round 2 of the Jamaica Classified got underway on Monday evening with a slightly smaller field of 18 competitors. There was a three way gun score win which involved Harry Creevy, Mike Duncalf and an ‘on form’ Tracey Skelton who, for the second week running produced another personal best score of 585, 3 points better than last week. On count back, Skelton took the lead with the only 100 of the evening in her last series, followed by Creevy with Duncalf holding third slot. However, this particular competition is a classified match and the classes were as follows:-

 

Class A –                     1 - Harry Creevy         585 x 600

2 – Mike Duncalf        585

3 – John Wood            582

4 - Andy Potter            575

 

Class B –                      1 – Tracey Skelton      585

2 – Mike Clague          581

3 – Tom Lord               578

4 – Richie Arthur         575

5 – Derek Kermode     569

 

Class C –                      1 – Andy Traynor        568

2 – Steve Callus           566

3 – Nick Brown            563

4 – Perryn Callister     561

 

Ladies show the way to shoot!

 

                Run concurrently with the Jamaica Trophy was round 8 of The Osborn Carpets classified 600 match and on this occasion, the win went to Gemma Kermode who posted a terrific 587 x 600, 2 points ahead of Skelton, Creevy and Duncalf. Gun scores in order were as follows:-

1 – Gemma Kermode                         95, 96, 99, 99, 99, 99 = 587 x 600

2 – Tracey Skelton                  99, 99, 97, 94, 96, 100 = 585

3 – Harry Creevy                     96, 96, 98, 97, 99, 99 = 585

4 – Michael Duncalf               98, 98, 97, 98, 97, 97 = 585

5 – John Wood                        97, 98, 98, 98, 97, 94 = 582

6 – Mike Clague                      96, 95, 98, 96, 99, 97 = 581

7 – Tom Lord                           98, 96, 95, 97, 96, 96 = 578

8 – Andy Potter                       96, 94, 96, 95, 96, 98 = 575

9 – Richard Arthur                  97, 96, 98, 95, 92, 97 = 575

10 – Derek Kermode               96, 93, 95, 94, 94, 97 = 569

11 – Illiam Christian (J)             93, 93, 98, 92, 97, 96 = 569

12 – Andy Traynor                  94, 89, 99, 92, 98, 96 = 568

13 – Alex Trafford (J)             97, 90, 93, 94, 93, 99 = 566

14 – Steve Callus                     95, 96, 93, 95, 91, 96 = 566

15 – Nick Brown                      91, 93, 95, 96, 93, 95 = 563

16 – Thomas Clague (J)                         93, 95, 96, 95, 95, 89 = 563

17 – Perryn Callister               88, 87, 96, 98, 96, 96 = 561

18 – Tony Kneale                    90, 91, 94, 89, 93, 94 = 551 

 

Class awards went to the following:-

Class A –                     1 – Harry Creevy         585

2 – Mike Duncalf        585

3 – John Wood            582

4 – Andy Potter           575

 

Class B –                      1 - Gemma Kermode 587

2 – Tracey Skelton      585

3 – Mike Clague          581

4 – Tom Lord               578

5 – Richard Arthur      575

 

Class C –                      1 – Derek Kermode     569

2 – Illiam Christian     569

3 – Andy Traynor        568

4 – Alex Trafford         566

5 – Steve Callus           566

6 – Nick Brown            563

7 – Thomas Clague     563

8 – Perryn Callister     561

9 – Tony Kneale          551

 

 

 

Kermode collects an Empire Garage Tynwald Shield Medal

            In her second match of the evening, round 8 of The Empire Garage Tynwald Shield, Gemma Kermode claimed the win, two points clear of second placed shooter, Mike Clague. Tracey Skelton’s evenings personal best, helped her to third position and it must be noted that Skelton’s handicap of 22 is the lowest of the three top slots which must be down to her recent excellent results. Full results were as follows:-

1 – Gemma Kermode                         587 + 24 = 611

2 – Michael Clague                 581 + 28 = 609

3 – Tracey Skelton                  585 + 22 = 607

4 – Alex Trafford                     566 + 41 = 607

5 – Thomas Clague                 563 + 40 = 603

6 – John Wood                        582 + 20 = 602

7 – Derek Kermode                 569 + 32 = 601

8 – Steve Callus                       566 + 35 = 601

9 – Tom Lord                           578 + 22 = 600

10 – Michael Duncalf                         585 + 14 = 599

11 – Illiam Christian               569 + 30 = 599

12 – Andy Traynor                  568 + 29 = 597

13 – Perryn Callister               561 + 35 = 596

14 – Richard Arthur                575 + 20 = 595

15 – Nick Brown                      563 + 32 = 595

16 – Andy Potter                     575 + 14 = 589

17 – Tony Kneale                    551 + 36 = 587

 

Illiam Christian takes round 8 of The Sadler Junior Championship

            The final match of the evening was round 8 of the Sadler Junior Championship match and even though just 3 juniors took part this week, the scores were reasonably close. Illiam Christian and Thomas Clague’s posted results were identical with the win going to Christian on count-back. Result was: -

1 – Christian                            93, 93, 98 = 284 x 300

2 – Clague                               93, 95, 96 = 284

3 – Alex Trafford                     97, 90, 93 = 280

 

Dates for your Diaries

 

            Next Monday evening, June 30th, at Sinclair range, will see rounds ten of The Osborn 600 scratch match, Empire Garage Tynwald Shield Handicap and The Sadler Junior Championship Scratch 300 and round three of The Jamaica Trophy. Sunday July 6th will be the Isle of Man Shooting Club’s Monthly Handicap and round three of The Junior 50 metre Grand Prix commencing at 10.30 am.

 

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