Regional Shooting Competition

Rudi Bowe

The NHRSA held their first regional shooting competition for the 2019 season at the Swakopmund Shooting Range.

The competition that was held in co-operation with the Outdoor Centre attract 102 entries to the Shooting Range that consist of 6 different ranges (2 long ranges, and 4 life size ranges) with a maximum total score of 900 points (150 points per range) was held on a tricky terrain and in windy conditions and an ever-present mirage yet again contributing to a challenging competition.
The class winners were as follows:

  1. Hanre Cocklin
  2. Vincent Maresch
    3.Christo van Rooyen
  3. Franz-Berndt Burger
  4. Kean Redeling-huys
  5. Alex Opperman
  6. Francois Blaauw
  7. JWF Kanne-meyer
  8. Bernatt Geldenhuys
  9. Francois Marais Snr
  10. Wathy van der Wath
  11. Andre van Rooyen
  12. Melanie Grobler
  13. Cornel van der Westhuizen
  14. Christine Carstens
    Coetzee Men:
  15. Walther Kinnear
  16. Strydom van der Wath
  17. Piet Vorster
    Bronze Class:
  18. Michael Barlow
  19. Hermanus du Toit
  20. Andries van Wyk Herbert
    Silver Class:
  21. Sarel Dippenaar
  22. Dirk Nesen-berend
  23. Hannes Cocklin
    Gold Class:
  24. Walther Kinnear
  25. Strydom van der Wath
  26. Piet Vorster
    The next leg NHRSA shoot out will be held on 23 March in Rosh Pin-ah. For more infor-mation, please visit
    The NHRSA has appointed a new committee to run their affairs for the next 2 years.
    The new members are:
    President: Sonnie Basson
    Western Representative: Francois Blaauw
    Athletes Representative:
    Marianna Basson
    Secretary: Tanya Cocklin/Melanie Grobler
    Central Region: Francois Marais
    Senior Marketing: Bets-Marié Coetzee
    Treasurer: Schalk van Wyk

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