Qualifying rounds, which will be contested over a 50-bird sporting layout, will continue at the fairs at Highclere (26 and 27 May), Sussex (16 and 17 June) and Lowther (11 and 12 August), before the grand final at the Midland Game Fair on 15 and 16 September.

A Mitsubishi L200 Trojan worth more than £20,000 is up for grabs for the champion. To enter, visit www.doveridgeshotgunacademy.co.uk