North West Target Sprint Regional Centre played host to Mike Bushall and the BBC film crew in the sunny setting of their base at East Cheshire Harriers Athletics track, near Manchester.
Regional Coordinator and GB Target Sprint Selector Doug Pepper was joined by double World Champion silver medallist Emily Shawyer, North West Regional athletes and students from Great Academy Ashton, who gave Mike an insight into the sport of Target Sprint.
Tune in to see how Mike got on, on Saturday 6th October morning on BBC One.
The filming today marked the seven-day countdown to the Target Sprint Festival 2018. The festival celebrates the culmination of the successful domestic and international Target Sprint season, with the first ISSF World Tour international held in Great Britain on Saturday 6th October and pinnacle of the domestic calendar, the National Final on Sunday 7th October.
British Shooting and our Festival Event Partner, Air Arms welcome spectators to join us in the excitement of the festival. Come experience the electric atmosphere first hand and support our GB Team as they battle head to head with the team from Germany. And as we crown our National Champions of 2018.
GB Team – ISSF World Tour Target Sprint: British Open 2018
(Saturday 6th October)
Team Managers – Martin Beard and John Saint
Junior Men & Men – Kieran Gall, Arno Turner, Morten Van Der Schee, James Baxter, Isaac Steele, Isaac Sneddon-Jenkins, Oliver Vass and Anthony Glover.
Junior Women & Women – Charlotte Huddart, Isabel Moore, Victoria Bradbury, Poppy Clark, Emily Shawyer and Katie Robbins.