The Cooma Gun Club Christmas shoot was held on December 8 in beautiful sunshine and with a good attendance.
Event 1 25T DB off 16m
AA grade C Smith and Bob Walters 25/25 with C Rowland 23/25 in 2nd;
A grade P Craig, P Ewart and A Niesar equal 1st and N Teale and G Mills 2nd,
B grade M Corbett 24/25 1st and C O'Brien, M Hedger and R Blyton , F Luccarda 23/25 in 2nd spot.
C grade saw E Oslins and R Brown 1st with 23/25 and P Rumph and C Brownlie in 2nd.
Event 2 30 T mixed metreage
AA 1st C Smith 29/30 2nd C Rowland 28/30.
A 1st P Ewart 29/30 2nd A Niesar 27/30.
B 1st J Barron 27/30 2nd R Kearns 34/40 after a big shoot off with M Corbett 33/40.
C 1st R Brown 25/30 2nd B Rowbotham 24/30.
Event 3 30T crazy points 14m
AA 1st R Welch 89/150 2nd Bob Walters 86/150.
A 1st P Ewart 95/150 2nd P Craig 88/150.
B 1st M Corbett 89/150 2nd R Kearns 81/150.
C 1st R Brown 85/150 2nd E Oslins 80/150.
That rounded out the program for the day and the committee would like to thank all those that helped with a great Christmas lunch and everyone for their attendance.
Four more major awards for grade and overall champions remained with C grade Champion for 2012 won by Dick McGinnes from Bombala, B grade champion taken out by James Barron the new president. A grade deservedly won by 13-year-old Brody Walters and the overall club Champion was Bob Walters.