QUEENSLAND RIFLE ASSOCIATION
124th QUEEN'S PRIZE MEETING
August 12-16, 2014
Free Spectator Entry from 8 am - 4 pm daily
Belmont Shooting Complex, Brisbane
Complex entry from Old Cleveland Road - 1485 Old Cleveland Road, Belmont
Queensland and Australia's best long range target shooters will shoot it out at the prestigious Queensland Rifle Association's (QRA) 124th Queen's Prize, a State Championship event renowned for the tradition of 'chairing' aloft the victor to the presentation ceremony. Come and see Australia's best and stay to enjoy the hospitality of the Bullseye Bar and Cafe. For full event details contact the QRA on 07 3398 4309
2013 QRA Queens and Grand Aggregate Winner Colin Cole (North Arm Rifle Club)
Ashley Bidgood scores at Beaudesert
Crows Nest Goombungee shooter Ashley Bidgood continued his fine 2014 form with a victory in the Beaudesert Rifle Club annual prize shoot on Sunday, July 6.
He was the only competitor in a strong field of more than 70 shooters to record a possible score of 150 – 30 bullseyes in the 30 shot match.
At his last outing, Ashley was a close third in the Australian Championships in Brisbane last month.
In good conditions for the three-range contest at Beaudesert Mirko Teglasi from Brisbane posted an outstanding 23 centre bulls, but with a dropped shot at 500 metres had to settle for second placing. Top North Arm competitor Colin Cole was third, also one shot down, on 149.18.