The Sporting Shooter’s Handbook

An Introduction to the Sport

Graham Downing



ISBN: 9781846892608

PUBLICATION DATE: October 11, 2018

CATEGORY: Management and Instruction, Shooting Books

BINDING: Hardback

EXTENT: 248 pages

Also available as: Ebook


The Sporting Shooters Handbook will help guide anyone interested in an increasingly popular sport which can provide lifelong interest and enjoyment.

The book provides a complete guide to sporting shooting and assumes no previous knowledge of the sport. Both novice and experienced shots will benefit as the author guides you through the entire range of sporting shooting activities.
Topics covered include: history of shooting; modern sporting gun; safety; the law; game shooting; rough shooting; woodpigeons; wildfowling; gundogs; the support team; shooting and the countryside.

Meet the author Graham Downing

Graham Downing is a regular contributor to leading UK country sports magazines Shooting Times & Country Magazine, The Field, and Shooting Gazette. He edits Deer, the magazine of the British Deer Society and has contributed to articles in The Daily Telegraph, Country Landowner and BASC.

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