Clay shooting in Nottingham

Clay Shooting in Nottingham Requires Discipline

23 May 2019

Did you know there are at least 20 different forms of regulated competitions of clay pigeon shooting, also known as disciplines?
Here we are going to look at the four main groups of disciplines for clay shooting in Nottingham offered here at East Midlands Clay Sports.

Four Types of Clay Shooting in Nottingham

English Sporting – English Sporting clays began in the early 20th century in England and has since become one of the most popular forms of clay shooting all over the world. Targets are presented to the shooter to mirror the pattern of game birds giving them a constant challenge to hit their targets.
English Skeet – This discipline consists of 25 targets made up from single targets and pairs (doubles), with one shot allowed at each target. The shooter will stand with the gun down or pre-mounted before they call for targets that are released immediately on their call.
Compak Shooting – Perfect for beginners this is considered a compact version of clay pigeon shooting. Teaching the art of concentration for the shooting circuit this discipline consists of 25 targets with five firing positions with targets rising at a constant angle.
Automatic Ball Trap (ABT) – The second most popular trap discipline in the UK, an automatic ball trap consists of six shooters. One target is taken at each stand then moving to the right for the next one with two shots allowed at each target.
No matter which clay shooting discipline suits your abilities, East Midlands Clay Sports have the best instructors in the Midlands to provide any support you need.

Book Your Clay Shooting in Nottingham Package

Whether you need a venue for a stag do, hen party, team building day or you’re just looking for a fun day out with friends, East Midlands Clay Sports is the place to be! Our clay shooting events are great fun for all ages and abilities and our expert team are on hand throughout to ensure that you have a safe and memorable experience.
If you’d like to know more about our packages for clay pigeon shooting in Nottingham, Derby and Leicestershire please contact us today.