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Nine confirmed killed in second mass shooting in US in 24 hours

Nine people have been killed and at least 26 injured in a mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio – the second US mass shooting in 24 hours. Mayor Nan Whaley said the injured were in several hospitals throughout the city. The shooting began at 1:07 local time in the Oregon district of the city centre. Police […]

Shooters heading to France in August

Barbados will be represented by a five-man shooting team at the upcoming International Practical Shooting Confederation (IPSC) Handgun World Shoot XVIII to be held at the National Shooting Sport Center Range in Chateauroux, France, from August 27 to September 3 2017. The team was selected at the conclusion of the recently held IPSC Barbados qualifiers, […]

Shooters do well in Suriname

Barbadian shooters acquitted themselves quite well in a just concluded tournament in Suriname. Members from both the Barbados Rifle Association and the Barbados Rifle and Pistol Federation combined forces to take on top shooters from across the Caribbean region. There were a total of 45 competitors from various regional countries including Barbados, Jamaica, Guyana, French […]

Shooters on the mark in Grenada

Team Barbados dominated the recent Grenada Guns and Rifle Association’s inaugural Practical Handgun Championship. Five athletes travelled to Grenada to compete in the competition. Among these were both president of the Barbados Rifle Association, Michael Hinkson and regional director for Barbados, Kevin Grant. As this was the first competition held in Grenada, Hinkson and Grant […]

Shooters make their mark

Twenty-one of Barbados’ top shooters recently returned home having performed creditably at the Suriname Open 2015 competition. Members of the Barbados Rifle Association and Barbados Rifle and Pistol Federation combined forces to take on top shooters from across the region and battled through 12 stages in the 38 degree sun in the quest for glory. […]

Shooters hit the mark

Barbadian shooters participated in the Curacao Open 2015 competition last weekend and acquitted themselves well. The tournament had 55 shooting athletes from countries such as Colombia, Aruba, Guyana, Suriname, the United States, as well as the hosts. Adrian “Top Shotta” Marshall placed fifth overall with 890 points. The production division had a total of 21 […]

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