Sports Clubs

Rifle

Rifle Sports Club

About us

We won Most Improved Club of the Year for 2017/18 but we are not resting on our laurels, this year there will be more sessions, competitions and socials than ever before! This really is the best time to be joining our club. At WURC you will receive one-on-one support for all the disciplines we offer, as well as invites to training weekends and a whole host of exciting events including the British Young Shooters Association Weekends, Clay Pigeon Outings, Charity Air Rifle Sessions and Warwick University Martial Arts and Target Sports Socials, plus much more. Just come along to our taster sessions or contact us on facebook/email to find out more.

Key Information

  • The club uses a range of .22 caliber rifles on a 25 yard indoor range. We can also cater for air weapons and any firearms for which there is a significant amount of interest. We also have full-bore days and clay pigeon outings. 
  • All current students, staff and alumni are welcome to join us.
  • There are no skill level restrictions - we welcome both beginners and experienced shooters.
  • We are an off-campus sports club.
  • The best way to keep in contact with us is through our facebook group, findable from our page @warwickurc. 
  • Club shooting sessions are every Saturday from 12-4pm during term time, unless otherwise stated on this website and our Facebook page.
  • Each shoot has a range fee of £3 for non-drivers and £2 for drivers.
  • The pick-up and drop-off point for shooting sessions is the on-campus Costa.
  • All fees must be made in cash at the club, they go directly to Solihull Rifle and Pistol Club. 

The Clubhouse

  • Our home club is Solihull Rifle and Pistol Club, it has a 25yard indoor range and an extensive covered air rifle range. There is also a large club room with tables and chairs, toilets and free parking. 
  • Ammunition costs begin at £5 for 50 rounds of .22 calibre, this will generally last for two sessions or more. Competition targets cost 15p, smaller targets are also available. Air rifle incurs a small charge. 
  • All purchased ammunition is stored at the club.
  • Food and Beverages are available at the club for a small cost.
  • The club is an indoor range however warm appropriate clothing is advised. 
  • The pick-up and drop-off point for shooting sessions is the on-campus Costa.
  • The club welcomes drivers with their own vehicles and will reimburse them their fuel costs.

The Club

  • We run regular socials and events, as well as getting involved with charity fundraisers and team warwick programmes. 
  • There are several competitions running throughout the year, including BUCS, County, and home/away matches. We are also excited to be working towards a varsity competition this year.
  • Senior club members (both of WURC and Solihull RPC) provide coaching, advice and support. We also have eperienced external coaches for one off sessions.

TERM 1 WEEKS 0-10 

26th September                   Sports Fair

28th September                   Sports Day Air Rifle Taster, Westwood Games Hall 1-2pm, Sign up on SU page. 

6th October                          Taster Session at Solihull RPC, 12-4pm, Sign up on SU page

10th October                        Competition Trials at Solihull RPC 12-3pm Sign up on SU page

13th October                        Taster Session at Solihull RPC, 12-4pm, Sign up on SU page

17th October                        Competition Trials at Solihull RPC 12-3pm Sign up on SU page 

17th October                        WUMATS Pop Circle Week 3 Tickets on sale on SU website

20th October                        Session One 12-4pm at Solihull RPC, Sign up on SU page 

Weekly Sessions will continue from the 20th of October every Saturday from 12-4pm, meeting at Costa on campus. You will have to sign up to attend a weekly session as places are limited. There is team training on Wednesday Afternoons at 12-3pm for those shooting in BUCS or other Small-Bore postal competitions. 

 

Contact

Please don't hesitate to contact us by email or facebook, and sign up to our facebook group and mailing list for the most up to date information. We are also on Instagram and Twitter so follow us to see whats happeneing. 

Social Media:   @WarwickURC

Email:  su142@warwicksu.com

Who's Who 

President Hannah Collins

Club Captain Sasha Radkovskii

Social Secretary Emma Kersley 

Club Secretary Will Naylor 

Treasurer Georgina Gaber 

 

 

 

 

Resources

Join This Club

This is an On Campus club. You’ll need a Warwick Sport Club Pass as well as a Sports Federation membership.

This is an Off Campus club. You’ll need a Warwick Sport Club Pass as well as a Sports Federation membership. Find out more about joining clubs here.

Current students should purchase the Rifle Standard Membership below.


This membership will be on sale from the 1st September 2019
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