News

2018-08-16

Rapid Fire Champions In WA

On August 11th the Whiteman Park Pistol Club was treated to a visit from current Commonwealth Games Silver Medallist  Sergei Evglevski, current Australian National Champion Thomas Ashmore, and  National Team Coach Vladimir Galiabovitch.  The occasion was an elite level Rapid Fire trai.....

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2018-07-30

State Records Tumble

There was not one but two state records broken at the Whiteman Park ISSF Open on 28 and 29 June, leaving three happy shooters. Since the new women's 60 shot air match was introduced, the record has been lifted gradually.  This time Linda Jekel busted it by 4 points, taking the record to 552.&nb.....

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2018-06-10

ISSF Nationals

The 2018 Pistol Australia National Championships have been underway at the Brisbane International Shooting Complex, the venue built for the recent Commonwealth Games. Highlights have been as follows: Thursday - Rohan Daw winning the WSPS 50m Pistol and Chris Pryor the Bronze. Friday - The Rapid-Fire.....

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2018-06-10

Broome Action Open

The Broome Pistol Club held their first Action Open on the weekend of 26 and 27 of May 2018.  This was the culmination of a huge amount of effort put in by the club to get the action range built in time.  The result was quite impressive with a 4 rail mover, two sets of plates and a barrica.....

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2018-04-11

WAPA At The Comm Games

Shooting Australia used WAPA's laser equipment for their "Come and Try" participation activity at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. There was a real positive response as spectators could for the first time try their hand at pistol shooting at the Belmont shooting complex. In fact they wer.....

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2018-03-24

Cooking Snags At Bunnings

To raise some funds for the club, members of Whiteman Park International Pistol Club held a sausage sizzle at the front of Bunnings in Malaga on a Saturday in February. The volunteers were arranged in shifts of 2 hours, and by all accounts it was hard work and very busy. In the end approximately $13.....

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2018-02-04

Linda Makes Local Newspaper

It was good to see an article in the Eastern Reporter (part of the Community News group) about WAPA shooter Linda Jekel and her successes in 2017.  The article makes mention of her world championship results and her nomination to the RAC Sports Star of the year award. You can view the article o.....

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2017-12-10

WASA Sport Star Award Night

The West Australian Shooting Association Sports Star of the Year award presentation was held at Whiteman Park last night.  The annual event is when all shooting and archery sports come together to recognise their champions. WAPA had three nominees this year: Mike Knapp was nominated in the Seni.....

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