Great British Shooting Awards 2021

Great British Shooting Awards 2021: All the winners revealed

It’s been a tough year for everyone and so it has never been so important to stop and acknowledge the companies and individuals who make the UK fieldsports industry such a vibrant community. Here we highlight the incredible contributions our sector has made during the past year. The people and…

Retailer of the year – Sportsman Gun Centre

Retailer of the year – Sportsman Gun Centre The Sportsman Gun Centre is the UK’s largest gun shop, mail order and internet company, supplying to both trade and retail markets. Since the company was founded in 1971 it has gone from strength to strength to its current position as the…

Innovative Product of the year – The Original Clone Gundog Dummy

Innovative product of the year – The Original Clone Gundog Dummy The Original Clone Partridge Dummy is the result of many hours of research and development with the main goals outlined in the attempt to bring a new generation of gundog training dummy to the market. Dog & Field’s range…

Shotgun of the year – Beretta 694

Shotgun of the year – Beretta 694 The 694 is the over-and-under platform designed specifically for competition shooting, with a precise objective in mind: to help these competitive shooters increase their success rate. Natural and immediate when shouldering, it has a precise swing and it’s very easy to control. The…

Paul Childerley

Gamekeeper of the year – Paul Childerley 

Gamekeeper of the year – Paul Childerley  Paul Childerly is not only an award winning gamekeeper, sporting company founder and owner, Fieldsports Channel team member but also a five times world champion kickboxer and founder of Pro Style Kickboxing. Coming from a family background of gamekeeping, Paul was introduced to…

Charles Nodder

Lifetime achievement – Charles Nodder

Lifetime achievement – Charles Nodder Charles Nodder, who has worked tirelessly as the political advisor for both the National Gamekeepers’ Organisation since its inception more than 20 years ago, and more recently the Game Farmers Association, has recently announced his retirement. He played a huge part in the drawing up…

Duke of Northumberland

Outstanding contribution to conservation – Duke of Northumberland 

Outstanding contribution to conservation – Duke of Northumberland  The Duke of Northumberland has undertaken a number of projects on the Northumberland estate. In 2012, together with the Environment Agency, six new fish passes were installed on the river Aln, significantly improving breeding opportunities for salmon, sea trout and eels. Other…

Airgun of the year

Airgun of the year – Air Arms Ultimate Sporter R

Airgun of the year – Air Arms Ultimate Sporter R Air Arms is a big player in the target shooting world, and the Ultimate Sporter is a sporting airgun built on that pedigree. It is a match-accurate recoilless PCP and has an excellent two-stage trigger. The unregulated model has remarkable…

Rifle of the year

Rifle of the year – CZ 457 

Rifle of the year – CZ 457  CZ have always and continue to offer just what real shooters want, the new CZ 457 series of .22 rimfire rifles continues the lineage of their classic mini bolt action design to new levels of excellence. The new range of 457 rimfires still incorporate…

Rifle Ammo of the Year

Rifle Ammunition of the year –  Sako Powerhead Blade 

Rifle ammunition of the year –  Sako Powerhead Blade  This ammunition meets the needs of the most demanding lead-free fieldsports enthusiasts.  The unique Tri-Blade Tip design, together with the reaction chamfer, provides immediate bullet expansion initiation and optimised mushrooming upon impact at various shooting distances, no matter the size of…

GBSA Awards 2021

Shooting Apparel of the year – Harkila Pro Hunter Jacket

Shooting apparel of the year – Harkila Pro Hunter Jacket This jacket is an all round sportsman’s jacket. The fabric is incredibly quiet, and robust so as to move silently through thick brambles making it perfect for stalking deer. It’s also warm, although not so warm that it’s only suitable…

Shotgun ammunition of the year

Shotgun Ammunition of the year – Hull Cartridge High Pheasant Extreme

Shotgun ammunition of the year – Hull Cartridge High Pheasant Extreme Hull’s High Pheasant Extreme has been specifically designed for ultimate performance in the field. Catering for all species of feathered game except wildfowl, these cartridges have superb knockdown power while being very smooth to shoot. Tom Payne, a regular…

Chris Dalton

Professional Stalker of the year – Chris Dalton 

Professional stalker of the year – Chris Dalton  Chris is the founder of South Ayrshire Stalking which was started in 2002. Chris began this venture to provide authentic Scottish deer stalking adventures that are open to everyone no matter their background or experience. Along with South Ayrshire stalking, Chris is…