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A Natural Pin Shooter adept at any weapons platform

by Chris Blatherwick

Matthew Sleep is one of those rare finds within the shooting community, a ‘natural shooter’ capable of picking up any weapons platform and pushing it to the limit time after time, with astonishing accuracy.

Sport Shooter Focus

Julius Hartman


by Andries Niemandt and Photography by Luani Matthyser

The annual Frontier Classic was hosted by the Frontier Practical Shooting Club in Stilfontein, North West Province on the 20th and 21st of May 2016, with more than 260 competitors.

ICORE June Club Match by Lin Meiring

So it was with great excitement that I woke up on 5 June to go shoot our third ICORE SA club match at False Bay Sport Shooting Club. I arrived there and it was encouraging to see new faces once again. The people are competitors, so it really started to feel like the match pressure is on. As a competitive person I liked the vibe starting to form.

Lock and Load: Ladies Here's how by Nikki Pretorius

Firearms for self-defence are no longer only common place in a man’s world. More and more women are making the decision to own a firearm for self-defence. The process of deciding on the right firearm and applying for a firearm licence can be a daunting one so let’s demystify that for you.

The Fastest Guns in the West by Damian Enslin

The Western Shooters of South Africa (WSSA) held its annual National Shooting Competition at the Lion Mountain Rangers (LMR) in Bloemfontein over the weekend of 30 April to 1 May 2016.

Shukokai prepares for league shoots by Brett Jacobs

Round 3 of the Shukokai Club Champs was held on Saturday 14 May 2016. The morning was greeted with a thick bank of fog which hung over Table Bay for most of the morning .

Kraaifontein Sport Shooting Club IDPA Club match by Deon Hignett

International Defensive Pistol Association (IDPA) is a fun and exciting shooting sport based on defensive pistol techniques, using equipment including full-charge service ammunition to solve simulated “real world” self-defence scenarios.

South African Grand 2016 by Sarah Kalell

Imagine the biggest domestic Clay Target Shooting event of the year and combine that with awesome game viewing.


The Port Elizabeth Rifle and Pistol Club (PERPC) Steel Challenge shoot was held on 30 April 2016.