News

2019-01-20

State Team Announced

  Competition to be selected for the 2019 ISSF/PA State Team was hotly contested.  A final selection shoot was held in January to settle the last positions. The team representing Western Australia at the National Champs at Yarra in April is: Linda Jekel, Leo Caratti, Jeremy Kozak, Max Wray.....

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2018-10-28

Seniors Have A Go Day

WAPA was at the annual Have a Go Day organised by the Seniors Recreation Council of WA, on Wednesday 14th November. A number of volunteers showcased our sport to potential members.  The laser pistols gave them a taste of what pistol shooting is about.  An estimated 14000 people were a.....

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2018-10-25

WAPA At The Shot Expo

For the second time WAPA had a presence at the recent SSAA Shot Expo, sharing a stand with the West Australian Shooting Association and the WA Smallbore Rifle Association over the two days of the show.  It was a very busy event with lots of interest from people of all ages, who were mostly alre.....

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2018-09-29

ISSF State Champs

The ISSF State Championships were held at Cockburn Fremantle Pistol Club over the September long weekend.  It was well attended with competitors from Northam, Bunbury, Warren, Port Bouvard, Busselton, Geraldton and Rhein Donau in addition to the major city clubs.  Exciting finals were held.....

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2018-09-29

Para Sport Talent Search

The Australian Paralympic Committee on Sunday 9th Sept undertook a Para-Sport talent search event at the Herb Graham Recreation Centre Mirrabooka. WAPA were invited to promote our sport and using the laser equipment those participating were able to experience pistol shooting.   Just as mos.....

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2018-08-16

Rapid Fire Champions In WA

On August 11th the Whiteman Park Pistol Club was treated to a visit from current Commonwealth Games Silver Medallist  Sergei Evglevski, current Australian National Champion Thomas Ashmore, and  National Team Coach Vladimir Galiabovitch.  The occasion was an elite level Rapid Fire trai.....

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2018-07-30

State Records Tumble

There was not one but two state records broken at the Whiteman Park ISSF Open on 28 and 29 June, leaving three happy shooters. Since the new women's 60 shot air match was introduced, the record has been lifted gradually.  This time Linda Jekel busted it by 4 points, taking the record to 552.&nb.....

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