2018 Shows & Activities

40 Bird Sporting Competition

40 Bird Sporting Competition

Erik Aaron will be hosting an Open Clay Shoot with prizes on both days.

High gun in class AA & A combined, prize is £150 each day, below A and unclassified is £150 per day and prizes to 3rd in each class both days and there is a ladies prizes on each day.

The junior (16 or under - proof of age may be required) with the highest combined score over the 2 DAYS of the show will win a Yildiz 20g shotgun and slip worth over £800 courtesy of Entwistle guns.

People taking part in the clay shooting can park in the car park in front of the main entrance. Click to View On A Map * This is strictly for disabled or Clay Shoot competitors only. *


Have-a-go Stand

Have-a-go Stand

Visitors to the 2018 shooting show will have the opportunity to participate on both days of the fair. You can bring your own gun for this activity - it's open to all. We ask that all participants use only fibre wads - without exception.

People taking part in the clay shooting can park in the car park in front of the main entrance. Click to View On A Map * This is strictly for disabled or Clay Shoot competitors only. *


Kirkbourne Spaniels Gundog Demo & Scurry

Kirkbourne Spaniels Gundog Demo & Scurry

Darren Kirk has been training gundogs for over 25 years. Darren and his team from Kirkbourne Spaniels will demonstrate the various elements of gundog training that build up to produce a well-trained gundog. Darren’s informative and humorous presentation style is fun to watch and always draws a large crowd.

Throughout the weekend on both days, Kirkbourne Spaniels will also be hosting an open Gundog Scurry display. Anyone can enter the Scurry and has the chance to win prizes on both days.


Nightmaster Night Vision & Thermal Imaging Demo Nights

Nightmaster Night Vision & Thermal Imaging Demo Nights

The South Yorkshire Shooting Show & Game Fair is a great day out, offering you an amazing venue with a great selection of exhibitors with a very fair entry price this is always a show on the calendar that we are looking forward to exhibiting at.

This year is going to be a great one for us, working closely with Richard we have arranged a huge Night Master night vision & thermal imaging demo night on the Friday which will be the first show ever to offer a true night time 'dark range'.


Calling Competition

Calling Competition

Working in association with The South Yorkshire Shooting Show & Game Fair, The Ole Hedge Creeper, Really Wild Adventures, Countryman's Diary, Calls Of The Wild & Pass It On Young Sports...

We bring you for the very first time in the UK a set of calling competition's like no other, showcasing this under the internationally renowned guidance of The Ole Hedge Creeper, you have your chance to enter a USA style Duck and or Goose calling competition (meat calling not main stream) and show the three judges that you can really call wildfowl in each of those two separate tests.

Then there is the crow calling - can you call a corvid (crow) and sound like a murder of crows? Come put yourself to the test and prove to our judges you are the top of the murder tree.

Competitions for Duck/Goose & finally Crow will be held on Saturday 30th September and the the Fox / Predator calling will be held on Sunday 1st October. Deer calling will follow straight after the fox calling on the Sunday.

Winners of each of the competitions will receive prizes made by Calls of the wild. For full information, competition rules and to applly in advance, click the link below:

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Erik Aaron Archery

Erik Aaron Archery

One of the oldest sports known to mankind and still, at its highest level, a test of concentration and physical strength. Fortunately, flexible and efficient modern bows mean anyone can learn how to launch an arrow and be hitting the target. Our Grand National Archery Society ('GNAS') accredited coaches can ensure that everyone is given a grounding in, or reminder of, the safe practices and best techniques that form the basis of good archery.

Erik Aaron Archery provides all of the necessary safety equipment, the targets and a range of modern bows, but we also have a few specials available for the more adventurous - ever wondered what it feels like to pull back the drawstring of a medieval longbow? Or fire a precision crossbow?


BASC Shooting Simulator

BASC Shooting Simulator

Take aim against prowling bears, wild boars, flying ducks, pheasants, grouse or clay pigeons with the only shooting simulator of its kind in the UK. Complete with sound effects, large-screen landscapes and diagnostic replay, whether you are an experienced shot or a complete novice, its safe, laser-free and fun for everyone.

Realistic and interactive shooting scenarios and the ability to compete in virtual shooting competitions. Suitable for novice or experienced shots of all ages, no previous shooting experience required.


Crusader Display Group

Crusader Display Group

The Crusader display group are a bunch of Military and ex Military enthusiast’s with a large collection of vehicles, weapon systems, communications and more.

They also boast the largest private collection of British army cap badges. Their aim is to educate and raise funds for Military Charities. Visit their display at the show!


Pakefield Ferrets

Pakefield Ferrets

Simon of Pakefield Ferrets is a unique character who has forged a display based upon his profession. A raconteur of some repute, he displays and demonstrates in a unique manner, holding court whilst poetically enticing the audience into his world of ferrets and ferreting. The cornerstone to Simon's way of life is education. Education about what he does, why he does it and how he does it.

Simon's arena demonstrations are ranked amongst the most entertaining and popular on the UK show circuit. Displays that are constantly evolving. Simon has now incorporated his lurchers into his act taking the already popular demonstration to a new level.


BASC

BASC

BASC will be teaming up with the local Yorkshire Police forces over the weekend, chatting to the shooting community regarding firearms applications, renewals, alterations and fielding general questions.

The main BASC stand will also feature bespoke handmade country jewellery by Rachel Elizabeth Wood, along with a focus on our ladies and young-shots programmes. Our Taste of Game goodies will also be available, so why not sample some sloe gin and a bag of pheasant crisps! Plus you can join BASC or renew your membership on the day and receive a welcome pack and gift.

Outside will see a new BASC addition to the show with our deer focus area, offering BASC trophy measuring and expert advice on stalking.


Inferna Peditum

Inferna Peditum

We are a multi-period living history and re-enactment group.

Portraying life in the late 14th, early 15th century, visitors will be able to see and handle weapons of the period as well as see combat demonstrations of how to use the weapons of the period from daggers to pole arms.

You can also see games and camp life of a mercenary unit on campaign in the hundred years war.


Sabre Troop Airsoft

Sabre Troop Airsoft

Airsoft is rapidly increasing in popularity in the UK and Sabre Troop Airsoft use their Mobile Shooting Range to allow visitors to get up and personal with some of the weapon's used in the sport & Hobby. Also giving friendly advice on how you can start, what equipment you need and where you can go and play.

Sabre Troop Airsoft provides all of the necessary safety equipment and a range of modern rifles and pistols, both electric and Gas powered, to fire at knockdown and / or paper targets. These Rifs (Realistic Imitation Firearms) are almost identical in weight and feel to the real-steel counterparts.


Double Deuce Firing Range

Double Deuce Firing Range

Get behind the trigger of some of the latest .22 rimfire rifles available on our bespoke mobile range!

We provide all the equipment necessary for your experience and our Range Officers are on hand to assist you with safe handling and operation.