ISSF Shooting


20 Questions: Catherine Skinner

Want to get to know our Olympic superstar Catherine Skinner a bit better? Our top shooters are so often only asked about their competitive pursuits, so for something completely different, I collared her for a few minutes to find out her likes and dislikes, how she likes to administer her […]


Women of Calibre: Rachael Ross

Sharp shot Rachael Ross talks to me about growing up Singapore, her aspirations for gold and out-shooting policemen in this edition of Women of Calibre! Which disciplines do you shoot? I shoot the 50m rifle 3 positions event, as well as the 10m Air Rifle event. There’s been some interesting […]


Expert poll: What’s the best advice you were given as a new shooter?

As a new shooter, it’s common to be bombarded with advice – both useful and not-so-useful – and some of it is even conflicting! It’s hard to know which tips are going to help you improve quickly, and which may even hold you back. So recently I went round the […]


Women of Calibre: Aislin Jones

Aislin Jones has certainly made an impression on the Australian shooting community in the past year. The Victorian teenager has excelled in state, national and international competition in Olympic skeet, and is now headed for the Rio for her first Olympic Games. I chat to her about her journey into […]


Women of Calibre: Tracey Jackson Part 2

In the second part of my interview with Paralympian Tracey Jackson, she discusses her many accomplishments and the greater recognition of Paralympians in recent times. You received some much-deserved recognition for your achievements earlier this year, with an Australia Day award from your local community – congratulations!  My Australia Day Award …. […]


Which shooting sport for me?

With so many shooting disciplines now available in Australia, when you’re starting out in target shooting, it can be hard to pick which one to try first. While I recommend checking out a few different matches before committing to purchasing a gun (or guns), your interests, abilities and personality type […]