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BERETTA DAY cancelled.

Posted by Ryan on July 3, 2014 at 11:45 PM
Although we had arranged to host a Beretta Day at our range on August 9thco-sponsored by the Gun Dealer & Beretta, we got bumped by Beretta management who committed our local Beretta representative to PEI on that day. No other date is available this year. A Beretta Day for next year has been requested for Saturday August 8th2015.

Archery is Up and Running

Posted by Ryan on June 14, 2014 at 11:10 PM

Well actually....more like up and "shooting"!!!

Bruce and the newest Archery member Kurtis, will be at the club Thursday June 19th (barring rain).  It will be a great opportunity to come out and meet them.  If you've got some time that evening, stop in at the range and introduce yourself!  :)

New member to Archery!

Posted by Ryan on June 14, 2014 at 11:05 PM

Please welcome Kurtis Galbraith as the newest Archery member!  He recently attended an archery tournament in Sussex and shot with a Bear compound and placed 1st in his division.  Congratulations Kurtis!

Kurtis has recieved three solid weeks of training in Florida this past winter and has become an excellent Compound Specialist.

IMPORTANT: Restricted Firearm Safety Course

Posted by Ryan on May 22, 2014 at 7:00 PM

The following is information we received via letter from Tim Wiebe - Chief Firearms Officer:

Effective July 1st, 2014, the Provincial Firearms Office will be assuming the responsibility for the delivery of the Canadian Restrcited Firearm Safety Course. 

Until June 30th, 2014, anyone wishing to register for the CRFSC can continue to do so with the College Communautaire du Nouveau-Brunswick - Dieppe Campus.

Should you have any questions, please contact the Provincial Fir...

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Beretta Practice Run

Posted by Ryan on May 6, 2014 at 9:30 PM

Saturday May 10th beginning at 9 am at Basswood Ridge Range! This event is displacing the “in-house RO workshop” that was scheduled. This workshop is in preparation to an event (tentatively) scheduled for August 9th in which Beretta will supply firearms and The Gun Dealer will supply ammo. Steven Stewart has graciously accepted an invitation to conduct a ‘practice run’ to help us safely and efficiently conduct this type of event. Areas to consider: safety (devices R...

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Youth Shoot Cancelled

Posted by Ryan on March 25, 2014 at 10:05 PM

 The scheduled youth shoot for the 29th of March has been cancelled and will be rescheduled at a later date. (Too darned cold now!)

Restricted Handgun Course Scheduled

Posted by Ryan on March 4, 2014 at 6:15 PM

A Restricted Handgun Course is scheduled for the St. Stephen area

Friday Mar 28 to Sunday Mar 30, 2014.

If interested, please contact Marcel Brien at the New Brunswick Community College ASAP.

Office: 855-856-2163

Home: 506-856-2115

******Please mention that you wish to take the course in St. Stephen******

IPSC Workshop is Sat. Nov.23

Posted by Ryan on November 21, 2013 at 8:15 PM

IPSC (International Practical Shooters Confederation is having a workshop/demo at our Basswood Ridge Range this Saturday

November 23rd beginning at 10 AM.   It is not being held in Saint John. :/

Come on down and learn something new and interesting! 

Family Day Is Back On!! Saturday Oct. 5th

Posted by Ryan on September 27, 2013 at 3:30 PM

Family Day at Basswood Ridge Range has been rescheduled for Satuday October 5th. Events will begin at 10 AM and conclude at 2pm.

Admission is $5.00/person or $10/Family.

Events include Archery, 22 Caliber Rifles, Blackpowder and Handguns.

Hotdogs, Hamburgers and Refreshments are free while they last.

Archery Demo Review

Posted by Christopher Hall on July 6, 2013 at 3:55 PM

 

While I was not able to attend the SCSC Archery Demo that was held on June 15, 2013, our past President and current Registrar Marcel Babineau was. He was extremely impressed to say the least and I asked him to write a little something for the website about it. Here it is:

 

Marcel writes: “The archery demo workshop held at our Basswood Ridge Range on June 15th was an absolute joy to watch and learn. It was conducted by ...

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