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Old 22nd April 2010, 10:09 PM
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Just some of Frank's resume...

Co founder & President of the National Air Rifle & Pistol Association. (NARPA)*

Founder & President of the British Match Crossbow Association. (BMCA)*

Founder & President of the Aldersley Rifle Range, Wolverhampton (now named the Frank Spittle Range)**

**during the UK's (unfortunately unsuccessful) bid for the 1992 Olympics, the shooting events would have been held on this range.

*all competitive target shooting now under the control of the National Smallbore Rifle Association. (NSRA)

Frank Spittle :

County, Regional and National Coach ~ smallbore, fullbore, air rifle and match crossbow shooting

Jury Member ~ I.A.U.

Life Member ~ NSRA

Board of Directors ~ NSRA

Co Founder & President ~ Wolverhampton Stadium Rifle Club
Wolverhampton BR-50 Club
Wolverhampton (Aldersley) Rifle Club

Many years of work and negotiations by F.S. with Wolverhampton Borough Council and the National Smallbore Rifle Association, (NSRA based at Bisley Camp, Surrey), eventually led to the building of the NSRA's National Indoor Shooting Centre , catering for 10 Metre Match Airgun and Match Crossbow shooting. The NISC is built adjacent to the Frank Spittle Range at the Aldersley Leisure Village, Wolverhampton.

Manager ~ Great Britain Shooting Team

Coach ~ Great Britain Shooting Team

Member ~ NRA

President ~ Wolverhampton Smallbore Rifle Association
BFTA/NSRA County Coach
CSFTA Chairman/BFTA Rep
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