We encourage you to organise your own event/activity and tell us about it.
Target Sprint Organisers Workshop
This is a 2 hour online workshop, culminating in a short online true/false Q&A where participants need to attain at least 60% success rate in order to pass.
The workshop is for anyone over the age of 18 years and enables successful participants to understand how and be able to coordinate a Target Sprint activity, event, Hub or Regional Centre.
No experience or qualifications needed.
Cost: £20 + (booking fee) per participant.
Express your interest here and you will be contacted by British Shooting who will connect you with our Educators.
Events Set-Up Tutorial Video:
British Shooting have created a helpful guide outlining how to set- up Target Sprint, what & who is needed and some ideas on how to adapt the activity.
British Shooting would like to thank Keith Anderson and the team from the target sprint South West Regional Centre, target sprint Hub at Braunton, Devon Scouts and North Devon Scouts for their assistance with the filming.
Minutes – Description
00:00 – Venue selection and requirements
00:40 – Equipment needed (Range construction)
01:35 – Knockdown Targets
02:22 – Target Adaption Ideas
02:44 – Equipment needed (Admin, organisational, running course, branding/sponsorship)
05:01 – Range Construction
05:43 – Target Stand option (other options are available).
06:57 – Range Staffing
07:39 – Activity Set – Up (Admin, organisational, running course)
09:09 – Bear essentials to run an activity
09:44 – Air Rifle Equipment and Activity Adaptions
“Look for reasons to say yes to run the event, not reasons to say no.”
Fundamental questions to consider when planning your event:
- Do you have shooting qualified Range Staff?
- Who is your event for?
- When & Where will your event be located?
- Who can help at your event?
- What equipment do you have/need for your event?
- How is your event insured?
British Shooting Masterclasses
These Masterclasses are delivered by British Shooting, and aim to inform, upskill and share the latest information about a variety of Target Sprint related topics for athletes, parents, coaches, event organisers and marshals.
A variety of guests with different skill sets, backgrounds and experiences will be invited by British Shooting to deliver sessions at the majority of masterclasses.
Check out the topic and when our next Masterclass is.