Strongest wind @ Tondu - ever ??
Pity the gusts made it a bit trickier than I had hoped for today. Wind speed was probably double yesterday and it certainly seems to have knocked some scores.
The four shooters doing their first ft event certainly picked the wrong day, I promise its usually much easier than today!
Still, for me the important thing today was how this almost all virgin course shot in terms of angles, direction change and generally making you think.
I think despite the wind, it still ranks as one of our best courses.
May well run it again at next years John Thomas memorial, which will be moving back to September. That's if its not a Bfta shoot prior to that date?
Hope the Wafta shooter liked the names out of the hat and allocated start lane idea, thanks to my shooting partner BDL, good shooting today it has to be said.
One of the best "wind" shooters out there and today it showed. Our grades from today took a battering, if arms dealer had not dropped his last 3 targets including going a turn out on the 15mm lane, then my card would have blown away for one lol
AA (Wafta grades)
Arms dealer 32
Jack Harris 29
Gadget 27 (Which Coat???)
Dave gage 24
Washed up Wizard 27
John J 24
Craig Corbett 23
Russ Summers 20
Gwyne £1 19 (money goes to money lol)
Simon Fudge 25
KFC 22 (Great cakes thanks)
Z. Khan 20 (needs to buy Zaks Ev2!)
Ryan Hughes 20
Mark rees 17
Dan horricks 16
Paul Maher 20 (top result)
James Gooch 19
Mike Rees 16 (1st shoot)
Carl Top man 15 (first shoot)
Anthony Hodge 9 (1st shoot)
Russ Joeseph 9 (1st shoot and wone raffle!!)