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  • Di CoatesDeanna (Di) Coates lives in Hampshire, shoots air rifle from a wheelchair, and is one of our most successful disabled international athletes. 
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  • vicmorris1Vic Morris lives in south Wales and is paralysed from the neck down as the result of an accident.  With the aid of an 'equaliser' device invented by his coach, John Kelman, Vic shoots pistol and rifle. 
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  • scoutwithprosthesis1This young Scout was born without a left hand.  When he took an interest in shooting, which is very popular in the Scout movement, Hampshire Scouts helped his local club to find a solution. 
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  • michaelwhapples1Michael Whapples from Leicestershire is blind and shoots air rifle.  In 2011 he was the first British shooter ever to compete at the Open European Shooting Championships for the Vision Impaired, held at Nitra, Slovakia. 

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  • peterbreheny1Peter Breheny from Derbyshire shoots benchrest rifle.  He has Kennedy's Disease, a progressive wasting condition that has weakened his limbs. 
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  • stewartnangle1Stewart Nangle, a Lancastrian, is pictured shooting .22 pistol.  What the photograph does not show is that at the time one of his legs was fitted with a metal frame that was bolted into the bones. 
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  • MattSkelhon1Matt Skelhon shot to fame when he grabbed gold at the Bejiing Paralympic Games and proved it was no fluke by claiming silver and bronze at London 2012.

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1. BFTA
(Contacts / Other Organisations)
BFTA, Discipline governing body, The British Field Target Association is the governing body for Field Target shooting, under the aegis of the NSRA.  There are also regional federations, which can ...
Created on
2. Acoustic Shooting Facilities
(Acoustic)
... Blind Veterans (formerly St Dunstan's) - Ovingdean, Brighton, East Sussex UK Blind Veterans (formerly St Dunstan's) - Llangollen, North Wales West Midland Regional Shooting Centre (formerly ...
Created on 06 March 2014
3. Overview of Blind/VI Shooting
(Acoustic)
... at over 20 clubs across the UK. Two major competition meetings take place annually; the British Championships at the West Midland Regional Shooting Centre at Aldersley, Wolverhampton each March, and the ...
Created on 06 March 2014
4. DSP Clubs List
(DSP Clubs)
... to announce that it proposed to carry out major development in order to become a regional centre of excellence, with emphasis on disabled participation. It already has a number of disabled members. Colchester ...
Created on 21 November 2013
5. Intellectual Disabilities in Target Shooting
(Past Events)
DSP Workshop Conference on 26th October 2013 At West Midlands Regional Shooting Centre, Wolverhampton Our purpose in setting up this conference was to explore what can be done to encourage the inclusion ...
Created on 13 November 2013
6. DSP Regional Conferences 2013
(DSP News)
Between the middle of February and the end of March we held six Regional Conferences, which a total of 100 delegates booked to attend, although some did not make it due to the weather!  We were ...
Created on 25 April 2013
7. New DSP e-Newsletter
(DSP News)
... been set up to replace the previous simple e-mailed bulletins. The first DSP News was despatched on 3rd February, publicising our Regional Conferences to all of our existing target shooting contacts. It ...
Created on 04 February 2013
8. Sport England support Norman Cross
(Events News)
... The project will create a regional centre of excellence for several target shooting disciplines, and will cater for a wide range of disabilities.  A joint press release by CTSA and Sport England ...
Created on 30 January 2013
9. Launch of Regional Conferences
(DSP News)
A Chance to Meet, Learn and Explore We are proud and delighted to announce the launch of our six Disabled Shooting Conferences. These are one of the flagship schemes of the Disabled Shooting Year. ...
Created on 29 January 2013
10. Regional Conferences
(Disabled Shooting Year)
Key Aims: Inform, Encourage and Inspire Anyone with an interest in any aspect of disabled target shooting, or who would like to find out about it, is most welcome to sign up for one of the conferences, ...
Created on 29 January 2013
11. Funding bodies
(Information)
... while for this information to filter down to all the regional offices, the level at which applications are considerd.  However, clubs that have had applications refused in the past may well benefit ...
Created on 18 July 2012
12. Spreading the Word Week
(DSP Blog)
Monday 30th April 2012 On Wednesday the recently-appointed West Midlands Regional Development Manager, Trevor Haynes, is having an introductory meeting for interested parties at Aldersley.  Trevor’s ...
Created on 30 April 2012
13. Essex
(Local Awards)
... the BBC East Regional Sports Awards In 2011 a number of training bursaries of £6,500 were also awarded.   Havering Sports Awards http://www.haveringsportscouncil.org.uk/index.php?option=com_content&;view=article&id=26&Itemid=72 ...
Created on 30 March 2012
14. Regional Sports Awards
(Award Schemes)
BBC East Regional Sports Awards Includes disability sport categories Presentation: December NB: Candidates are those who won county awards in this region   BBC East Midlands Sports Awards ...
Created on 30 March 2012
15. National Sports Awards
(Award Schemes)
... used the power of sport to make a difference in the community”. The candidates for the national awards are the winners of the regional awards in South West, South, South East, London, West, West Midlands, ...
Created on 30 March 2012
16. Local Sports Awards
(Disabled Shooting Year)
Awards available So far we’ve identified over 150 local, county, regional and national sports awards schemes in England alone - and we're still adding to the list!  The majority are run by local ...
Created on 30 March 2012
17. Awards
(Disabled Shooting Year)
Let’s get some recognition for our sport! Did you know that the BBC’s Sports Personality of the Year isn’t the only sports awards scheme? There are local, county and regional sports awards throughout ...
Created on 30 March 2012
18. Disabled Shooting Year
(Disabled Shooting Year)
... under the banner of the Disabled Shooting Year; more detailed information on each can be found in the DSY section of the website.  Regional Conferences Six are planned, for anyone interested in ...
Created on 27 March 2012
19. Clay Target Competitions
(Domestic Competitions)
... disabilities that prevent them from shooting conventionally. The Disabled Shooters Group organises regional shoots from March to October specifically for disabled competitors and their carers.  ...
Created on 28 January 2012
20. Field Target Competitions
(Domestic Competitions)
... Championship in April Inter-Regional Match in April Masters Championship in October Annual Showdown in October Grand Prix matches held at venues all over the country throughout Spring and ...
Created on 28 January 2012
21. Airgun Competitions
(Domestic Competitions)
... Partridge Memorial Shoot is held in January under NSRA rules at the West Midlands Regional Shooting Centre in Wolverhampton.  It is a fully integrated open meeting.  The British Blind/VI Championship ...
Created on 28 January 2012
22. Rifle+Crossbow - Spring stand
(Rifle)
... from the NSRA shop (at Bisley or on-line), or ordered from the shop at the West Midlands Regional Shooting Centre at Aldersley.   ...
Created on 26 January 2012
23. Introduction to Smallbore Rifle & Pistol
(Disciplines)
...  Social clubs  Pubs (Bell Target) Village halls (Bell Target) Schools     Universities Cadet units    Scout groups Regional centres    ...
Created on 24 January 2012
24. West Midlands Regional Shooting Centre
(Places)
The Centre is situated within the Aldersley Leisure Village, off Aldersley Road, Wolverhampton WV6 9NW.  There is ample car parking, including disabled bays. The Centre provides target ...
Created on 18 January 2012
25. Geoff Partridge Open Airgun Meeting (2012-01-21)
(Events Calendar/Geoff Partridge Open Airgun Meeting)
Geoff Partridge Open Airgun Meeting West Midlands Regional Shooting Centre, Aldersley Leisure Village, Wolverhampton Tony Taylor, Manager, WMRSC  ...
Created on 10 January 2012
26. British Blind/VI Championship (2012-03-03)
(Events Calendar/British Blind/VI Championship)
British Blind/VI Championship   West Midlands Regional Shooting Centre, Aldersley Leisure Village, Wolverhampton WV6 9NW Tony Taylor - 01902.743562  ...
Created on 10 January 2012
27. Dwarf Sport Shooting Development Day (2012-04-15)
(Events Calendar/Dwarf Sport Shooting Development Day)
Dwarf Sport Shooting Development Day DSAUK Midland region development day for airgun and crossbow, which will be new events at the World Dwarf Games 2013. West Midland Regional Shooting Centre, Aldersley ...
Created on 06 March 2012
28. British Blind/VI Championships (2013-03-02)
(Events Calendar/British Blind/VI Championships)
British Blind/VI Championships This event is run jointly by the National Small-bore Rifle Association and British Blind Sport. West Midlands Regional Shooting Centre, Aldersley Leisure Village, Wolverhampton ...
Created on 14 November 2012
29. National Dwarf Games (2013-05-04)
(Events Calendar/National Dwarf Games)
... Regional Shooting Centre, Aldersley Leisure Village, Wolverhampton Nigel Burton at DSAUK: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  ...
Created on 14 November 2012
30. Geoff Partridge Airgun Open (2013-01-19)
(Events Calendar/Geoff Partridge Airgun Open)
Geoff Partridge Airgun Open A weekend of fully-integrated airgun matches in the Midlands, including the annual Geoff Partridge Memorial Competition.    West Midlands Regional Shooting Centre, Aldersley ...
Created on 14 November 2012
31. DSAUK Training Day (2013-03-09)
(Events Calendar/DSAUK Training Day)
DSAUK Training Day Dwarf Sports Association UK Training Airgun and crossbow training at the West Midland Regional Shooting Centre, Aldersley Leisure Village Wolverhampton Nigel Burton, DSAUK - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ...
Created on 22 February 2013
32. DSAUK Training Day (2013-05-25)
(Events Calendar/DSAUK Training Day)
DSAUK Training Day Dwarf Sports Association UK Training Airgun and crossbow training at the West Midland Regional Shooting Centre, Aldersley Leisure Village Wolverhampton Nigel Burton, DSAUK - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ...
Created on 22 February 2013
33. DSAUK Training Day (2013-06-22)
(Events Calendar/DSAUK Training Day)
DSAUK Training Day Dwarf Sports Association UK Training Airgun and crossbow training at the West Midland Regional Shooting Centre, Aldersley Leisure Village Wolverhampton Nigel Burton, DSAUK - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ...
Created on 22 February 2013

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