Latest shooting kit – our top picks for new gear
Layer up and get into field focus with some of the latest shooting kit on the market
The season may be over and summer is right around the corner, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t plenty of opportunities to get out in the field. Whether it’s for pest control, sim days, clay shooting or a number of other sporting pursuits, we’ve taken a look at some of the latest shooting kit to hit the market and we’ve put together our top picks for what you might like.
Le Chameau Country Cross Bottillon
A waterproof everyday boot crafted from the French brand’s Chamolux rubber. Features a shock-absorbing dual-density Cross outsole and jersey lining.
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Acme Whistles Alpha 210.5 & 211.5 whistles
Developed in collaboration with gundog trainers, these UK-made whistles offer a pitch-perfect sound thanks to chambers that use air efficiently.
The Original Muck Boot Company Edgewater Classic ankle boots
These waterproof boots feature a 5mm neoprene lining for flexibility and reinforced support at the Achilles for comfort.
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Alan Paine Rockbourne Performance polo shirt
Perfect for summer clay days, this lightweight men’s polo is crafted from a polyester/spandex blend that wicks away moisture and offers invaluable flexibility.
Dedito boot bag
This lightweight yet tough bag has a reinforced base and a mesh window to allow boots to breathe while in transit. Features a wipe-clean interior, a carry handle and a double-ended zip.
Schöffel Country Annan II Technical 1⁄4-zip jumper
A polyester jumper with a hint of elastane for stretch. Breathable and quick-drying, the jumper has an oversized zipped chest pocket and a ¼-length YKK zip.
Seeland Taxus rain set
A lightweight, waterproof pairing that’s easy to put on in the event of a shower. The jacket has a stowaway hood while the trousers feature an elasticated waistband. Sizes XS to 5XL.
Rovince Ergoline gaiters
Part of a wider clothing range designed to offer protection against ticks, these sturdy gaiters are crafted using a fabric treated with permethrin, which immediately paralyses the insect.
Härkila Retrieve dummy vest
A quick-drying and lightweight vest with a hard-wearing water-repellent canvas, a windproof lining and a full-length game pocket. Sizes XS to 2XL.
Sporting Saint The Flight Dead Bird Mallard Pro
Featuring a rounded body shape, swinging head, large wings and a short mallard tail, this authentic dummy floats and can have scent applied to its body.
Ariat Skyline Solaris waterproof boot
These lightweight, waterproof boots feature a shock-absorbing EVA midsole and a contoured all-day cushioning insole for comfort.
Price: men’s £165;
Eley Hawk VIP Steel Pro Eco
Loaded with 24g No 4 shot, the Steel Pro Eco is billed as the UK’s first eco-friendly 20-bore steel cartridge, with a biodegradable and dissolvable wad.
Price: £529 per 1,000