2016 What's Happening in the Shotgun World

Feb. 03, 2017

Sorry guy's, The range in Weymouth will be closed this Sunday,

Feb. 05. I will advise if range will reopen next week.

Thank you for your understanding.

Jan. 14, 2017

The date for the Nova Sporting Clays series have been set.

Kentville  April 23, Lunenburg May 07, Yarmouth June 03 and

Weymouth June 18th.

Reserve this date on your calendar and as always looking forward to seeing you there.

Dec. 20,2016

Yes shooter's there is a shoot New Years Day. We have a few Turkeys that we will offer as prizes, no additional charges for this shoot. Just show up at noon and shoot a round of sporting clay's, 50 targets, and you will be entered in the draw. 

Hope to see you there. and as always shoot more if you like.

Oct 03, 2016.

2016 Autumn classic, October 16.   Bayside Shooting Sports Weymouth, NS.     75 Sporting Clay targets with a

50/50 Pheasant walk. Once again there will be an "Old Gun Class" See poster

Highland Gun Club to host the Western Nova Scotia Skeet and Trap Championships

Shooting starts at 9:00 AM Saturday, Aug.29. Saturday's events include 50 Skeet - 410 bore, 50 skeet 28 gauge and 100 single trap.  There will be a banquet Saturday evening with a charge of $15.00.  

Sunday morning the day starts with 50 Skeet - 12 gauge, 50 Skeet - 20 gauge, 100 Handicap trap, and 50 pairs of Doubles Trap.

Hope to see you all there.

Pennfield Skeet and Trap Club
Saturday July 16 , 2016

"3rd Ever 5 Stand  Shoot "
Join your friends for a fun day of shooting, Special Door Prize donated by "The Gun Dealer". Lots of prizes to be won and drawn!
Justin  will be on hand with their  trailer and lots of quality merchandise.
Registration 8:30am - 11:30 am
100 targets        5 Stand

( 2 Flights of 50 targets each, 10 machines  )
$60.00 Entry ( Includes Steak lunch and refreshments)
Trap Field will be open all day  $5.00 per round
" Delicious lunch and lots of prizes"
"Good Friends, Good Food , Good Fun"

July 11,2016

Cape Sable Island Shooter, Mike Blades, qualifies for the Canadian National Skeet Team. Read the full story as printer in the South Shore Breaker.

June 23, 2016

163 Shooters plus 6 re-entries made up 169 paid shooters in this years Nova Sporting Series Final. See a list of winners and prizes won at this link  Weymouth 2106. Aslo look up your score and overall placement. Check out who made up the 14 teams that competed in Saturday's and Sunday's team event.

June 03, 2016

The range in Weymouth will reopen Sunday June 05, at noon.

May 07, 2016

Bayside Boys, If your can, would you show up Wednesday, May 11 TH., evening. Our targets and reloading supplies are due Wednesday afternoon. It would be nice to get them moved down to the club and put away. Hope to see you around 6:30 or 7:00 PM.

Check here before coming in case something goes wrong.

Many hands make light work.


May 02, 2016

A one day record for the Lunenburg Rod and Gun Club was set

Sunday May 01 while hosting the first Nova Sporting Series

of 2016 season, 143 shooters attended.

The Shooters enjoyed a well set course and the good weather didn't hurt. The second shoot of the four shoot series  is in

Kentville on the 15Th of May,  Plan to attend, you only need to attend to win the Winchester SX3 to be given away by draw

or any of the other prizes being awarded.

April 29, 2016

Time is running out for your chance of a lifetime, yes if you are a trap shooter or want to get into the sport, You can have private lessons by a world Class Coach, Susan Nattrass, O.C., Ph.D.  Seven time Women’s World Trapshooting Champion and Six time Olympian. See a full listing of her resume.

Justin, at   bassmaster_in_training@hotmail.com

April 26, 2016

Lawry's just phoned and they have a few powders not on their web site.

Titewad     Clays     International Clays   Universal Clays

Long Shot    Littlegun   700X     800X   WSF    WSH

If you would like to add to your order email me,


April 25, 2016
The 2016 Nova Sporting Series gets underway this Sunday in Lunenburg, 9:30 AM. This year being our 15 year
we are offering a 1300.00 Winchester SX3 Shotgun at each of the four shoots and this year our grand prize has been upgraded from a 3000.00 to a four thousand dollar shotgun a Browning 725 Pro. All these guns are on draw and if you attend you can win.

Because the Series Shoots are a major fund raiser for the local clubs, we are closing our range to encourage attendance
at the Series shoots, We will open after the Yarmouth Shoot.

April 19, 2016
Bayside shooters, please get your reloading orders together and send them to me asap. thanks.

April 10,2016
The Fifteenth Annual Nova Sporting Series is just three weeks away from it start in Lunenburg, May 01, 2016.
This year the grand prize is a Pro Version of Browning's renowned 725 over and Under Shotgun with a MSL of over $4000.00 dollars. In addition there will be a Winchester SX3 given out to a lucky winner ( By Draw) at each of the four
events, Lunenburg May 01, Kentville May15 , Yarmouth June 04 Saturday, and in Weymouth on June 19. The shoots are open to all shooters. Skill level is not important as all prizes are awarded by draw. The event guns are drawn for after each shoot and the Grand prize is drawn for after the shoot in Weymouth. This year there is an early bird prize , those that arrive at the shoots and register for the early flight, 9:30, will be entered into a draw for a firearm. Be sure to bring your Pal so you can take the prize home with you.

To learn more check out he Nova Sporting Series link above..

March 21, 2016
Please note that the Bayside Range will not be open over the Easter Holiday, Sunday March 27Th.There is a Good Friday Shoot being held in Dartmouth.We will be open April 03.
Thank you for your understanding.

March 05, 2016
I have put up a page for those that would like to register early for the Nova Series shoots.
This is not a requirement, only a conviencent way for those that already know who they plan to shoot with and have a shoot time planned. Registration will be available as usual
for those registering at the shoot. If you have any question or concerns please e-mail me.  papas@eastlink.ca 


Feb, 21 2016
The snow is gone, the range will be open this Sunday. hope to see you at the range.

Feb. 20 2016
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Feb. 14, 2016

Due to heavy snow and high winds, the range will be closed in Weymouth until further notice. notice will be posted as soon as we can re-open the range.

Feb.09, 2016
Yarmouth has set up a trap clinic for June 13/14 with Susan Nattress. Cost of clinic is $400.00 plus targets and shells. If interested e-mail      

Justin   bassmaster_in_training@hotmail.com

Feb. 04, 2016

The 2016 shoot schedule is ready, check it out.

Dec, 14, 2015
Date for the 2016 Nova Sporting Series have been set,
May 01, Lunenburg
May15, Kentville
June 04, Yarmouth
June 19, Weymouth

Sporting Clay's,



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