Natives Rifle Club Inc.
Photo Albums from Previous Years:
NATIVES RIFLE CLUB TROPHY PRESENTATIONS - 2015
NATIVES RIFLE CLUB CHAMPIONS - 2015
Standing L to R: Luke Baker (C Grade), Markku Ahonen (B Grade), Kim O'Loghlen (A Grade), Wayne Latham (F-Class Std)
Front: George Constantinou with baby Ella (F-Class Open)
NATIVES MEMBERS WIN MDRA SHIELDS
Natives Club members with their shields for the 2015 MDRA Championships
L to R: Wayne Latham, Luke Baker, Marcia Canty, Markku Ahonen,
Brian Pickles, George Constantinou, Sharona Muxlow, Jeff Leung.
2015 MDRA F-Class Championship Shield Winners:
L to R: Jeff Leung 2nd, Wayne Latham 1st, Brian Pickles 3rd
NATIVES RIFLE CLUB MEMBERS ENJOY CARINA LEAGUES CLUB TROPHY NIGHT
On Saturday October 24th members of the Natives Rifle Club attended the annual Carina Leagues Club Sportsman's Trophy Dinner.
The guest speaker for the evening was famous Rugby League coach, Wayne Bennett.
As you can see from these photos, the Natives were enjoying themselves!
Left: The Cullen Family; Right: Michelle & Luke Baker, Captain John Menzel and Jeff Leung
Left: Kim O'Loghlen and son, Reyd; Right: Anne Menzel (centre) flanked by Marcia and Tom Canty
Happy dinner guests
2015 Carina Leagues Club Trophy Winners:
L to R: Wayne Latham, Tom Canty, Luke Baker, Adam Cullen, Kim O'Loghlen and
George Constantinou impersonated by Lyell Vinter! Sorry, Lyell, with your ginger hair and
complexion you really can't pass for that dark and handsome Cypriot!
NATIVES CLUB MEMBERS WIN A HAUL OF TROPHIES
Natives Club members happily display their badges and medallions won in the
QRA Championships held from August 12th to 16th on the Belmont rifle range.
Left: Brian Pickles in his familiar relaxed mode, Right: Captain John Menzel scoring at 1000 yards
Left: Garry Henderson doing scoring duties, Right: Luke Baker keeping an eye on the conditions down range
Tom Canty making sight corrections while shooting from his support bench
Left: Tom and Marcia Canty in deep discussion, Right: Wendy Latham ready for her scoring duties
Looking east on the crowded assembly area behind the 1000 yard mound
Looking west on the equally crowded area behind the 1000 yards mound
Left: Jeff Leung with his Queens Stage 3 F-Class Std Aggregate winners badge;
Right: Wayne Latham with his Duncan Series F-Class Std Aggregate winners badge
QRA Queens A Grade winner, Peter Thurtell of the Wingham RC being chaired to the trophy presentations
STEVE SMITH WINS MDRA PRIZE MEETING
Natives Club member, Steve Smith, performed consistently over the weekend of August 8 to 9th
resulting in a well deserved A Grade win in the MDRA Prize Meeting.
NATIVES RIFLE CLUB MEMBERS EXCEL IN NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS
Natives Club members Tim Berry (A Grade), Markku Ahonen (B Grade) and Luke Baker (C Grade) were outstanding performers in their respective Grades.
Tim Berry dropped his only two points at the challenging 1000 yards final range to finish with 2nd badge behind the winner, Geoff Grenfell from Bendigo, Vic.
Markku Ahonen won 3rd B Grade badge in the Presidents Match, 2nd Queens badge and 2nd Grand Aggregated badge.
In C Grade, Luke Baker continued his winning form from the Natives Prize Meeting and won the C Grade Presidents Match, won 3rd badge in the Queens and
in doing so won the C Grade Grand Aggregate.
THE NATIVES RIFLE CLUB ANNUAL PRIZE MEETING
The Natives Rifle Club held its annual two-day Prize Meeting at the Belmont Rifle Range on Saturday and Sunday June 13th and 14th
and in doing so created it's own piece of history by conducting the competition entirely on Hexta Electronic Targets, the first time
these targets have been used for an open prize meeting in Queenland.
Left: Hexta Electronic Target Systems Shooter's monitor - no shots yet fired. Right: Scorer's monitor
Competitors on the 900 yards mound as viewed from 1000 yards
Mirko Teglasi, the winner for the second consecutive year
Left: Wendy Latham all smiles after her 50.10 at 800 yards. Right: The proof!
Wendy Latham (Left) and Kim O'Loghlen take aim in the Keith Affleck Belt match at 900 yards
Kim O'Loghlen all smiles after winning the Affleck Belt. Kim's spectacular group is shown at right (35.7 including 6 super V's)
Marcia Canty and Club Captain John Menzel conduct the presentations
assisted by Australian and New Zealand Ladies Teams Captains, Wendy Latham and Diane Crow
Jeff Leung (2nd in F-Class Std B), Luke Baker (1st in C Grade) & Kim O'Loghlen (9th A Grade badge and Affleck belt winner)
Natives Club members celebrating a very successful Prize Meeting
Wendy Latham showing off the Gold Medal for her 50.10 at 800 yards
WENDY LATHAM WINS DDDRA 2-DAY PRIZE MEETING
Natives club member, Wendy
Latham, won the A Grade Percy Gartner Memorial prize meeting on
ALEX AND DEBBIE GAULD AND THEIR NEW BARNARD
The big smiles give a good indication of how happy Alex and Debbie are
to finally get their new rifle and put some rounds down range!
Looks like the competition in the Natives F-Class field is about to heat up!