Wood Pigeon Masterclass

Starts: 28/03/15

Timings: 10am Start

Wood Pigeon Masterclass

Event Details

Atkin Grant & Lang in association with The British Association for Shooting and Conservation


‘Wood Pigeon Masterclass’

Three 12 Bird competition sequences will be running throughout
the day; decoying from a bale hide, flight line and roost shooting.

• £20 entry - £17.00 re-entry. Prizes to third place.
• Sponsored by UK Shootware Warehouse and Eley Hawk Ltd.

Guest speakers Peter Theobald, Will Garfit, Tom Payne and Simon Reinhold will be
available all day to answer all your decoying queries.

A full selection of UK Shoot Warehouse products will be available on the day.

Free bespoke in-hide pigeon shooting tuition available all day.

Discount to all BASC members an all clays, cartridges and
pigeon shooting equipment

Special offers on all pigeon, game and clay cartridges.



10:00- Peter Theobald: Hide Building- Hide creation and sighting of a potential pigeon hide incorporating the use of natural and synthetic materials.

11:00- Tom Payne: Decoy Patterns & Rotary Machines- Setting out a decoy pattern in relation to the hide and weather conditions. The use of rotary machines and other attracting devices.

12:00- Will Garfit: Reconnaissance- Where to look for pigeons?  Weather & cropping/agricultural activities in conjunction with pigeon behaviour. Finding flight lines to and from feeding areas.

13:00- Simon Reinhold: Guns and Cartridges- Looking at cartridge and gun choice including different chokes. Pattern plate demonstration- comparing different load and choke combinations.

14:00- 16:00- Open to shoot sequences.

16:00- Prize Giving 



Ground will be open and functioning as normal.

Sequences will be available to shoot from 10am onwards. 

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