News: Kneale To Feature On Stamps

British Shooting athlete Tim Kneale will feature on a new set of Olympic stamps commissioned by the Isle of Man Post Office. Kneale produced a great performance in Rio to finish fourth in the double trap event and was narrowly pipped to the bronze medal by fellow Team GB shooter Steve Scott. Fellow Manx athlete…

News: UCLan Hockey Club Raise Money For Charity

The UCLan Hockey club recently raised £965.89 for charity at a successful fundraising event. The money donated will go to Sam’s Gift who help support teenagers and young adults with cancer. It was a cause close to the heart of the Hockey club as Sarah Cleary lost her friend Sam in November 2014 to cancer…

News: Lego Model of Deepdale Created

Chris Smith, who runs Brickstand, has created a Lego model of Preston North End’s stadium, Deepdale. The model measures at 50x46x10 cm and is the 39th stadium on part of his quest to make Lego versions of all 92 Football League grounds in the country. The former office worker took inspiration from seeing American baseball…

Match Report: Fine Form Continues For Youth Team

The youth team extended their unbeaten run to seven games with a great 4-1 win away to Carlisle United. After going behind to the home side, Will Dunne equalised before half-time. Denzel Williams headed Blackpool ahead after the restart, before Rowan Roache and Finlay Sinclair-Smith added gloss to scoreline. The two sides, both yet to…

Gallery: Morecambe 1-5 Blackpool

The Blackpool youth team put in a fantastic performance to win 5-1 against Morecambe. Ralph Chea opened the scoring in the first half which was shortly followed by Dylan Sumner’s double. Will Dunne extended The Seasiders’ lead to 4-0 before the hosts pulled back a consolation goal. However, Blackpool got the last say through Tyler Rufus…

Match Report: Comprehensive Victory For Youth Team

The youth team put in a fantastic performance to record a resounding 5-1 win against Morecambe on Saturday. Ralph Chea opened the scoring in the first-half, which was shortly followed by Dylan Sumner’s double. Will Dunne extended The Seasiders’ lead to 4-0 before the hosts pulled back a consolation goal. However, Blackpool got the last…

News: Paralympics Schedule

With the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games opening ceremony marking the start of the world’s largest disability sporting event, we wanted to bring you the schedule for our sport shooting, as well as provide you with some key names to look out for. Paralympic shooting is set to take place from the 8th until the 14th…

News: Joe Neville – 8 Olympics and Counting

Tomorrow Amber Hill will compete in her first ever Olympic Games. And while the youngster’s experience at the world’s biggest sporting event may be minimal, her coach Joe Neville has coached shotgun at the Olympic Games for 32 years. Most athletes are lucky to feature in the Olympics Games once or twice – but Joe…

News:McIntosh Finishes 18th In Rio

Jen McIntosh has finished in 18th place in the 50m three positions rifle at the Rio 2016 Olympics. The Scottish shooter was visibly disappointed with the result but everybody watching was so proud of McIntosh, who was GB’s only rifle representative in Brazil. The Scottish shooter started well in the kneeling position with a score…

News: Scott Wins Olympic Bronze

Steve Scott has won double trap bronze at the Rio 2016 Olympics. The victory was a little bittersweet for Team GB as the bronze medal match was fought between Scott and compatriot, Tim Kneale. But the pair, who train together on a regular basis, shared an embrace at the end of the event to show…

News: Ling Wins Olympic Bronze

  Ed Ling has won trap bronze at the Rio 2016 Olympics. After impressive performances in qualifying and the semi-final, Ling held his nerve in the bronze medal match to shoot a score of 13/15 to beat Czech Republic’s David Kostelecky. The Taunton born shooter has been in fine form throughout the two days of…

News: Ling Starts Strong

Ed Ling put in a fantastic performance in day one of trap qualifying to shoot 73/75. The score puts him up to second place out of 33 competitors ahead of the second qualifying session and the finals tomorrow. Ling missed his second bird in his first round of shooting but didn’t let that affect him…