News & Updates

New Patterning board

As discussed in recent meetings, we will be moving the patterning board from behind the 50 yard berm, to in front of Trap House 3.  The new board and frame has been delivered, but we need to do some further setup.  Please refrain from using this board until proper...

Do NOT use clays as targets on range three

Please note that clay targets are only permitted in Range 1 trap fields and Range 3 sporting clay stations. They are not permitted in Range 3, the rifle pistol range. On Sunday July 28th, broken clay targets were found on the floor in front of the 25 yard target...

CFO Range Inspection Report

On Tuesday June 24th, the Chief Firearms Office conducted the biennial inspection of the  Blue Ridge Sportsmen's Club. The last inspection was July 2017.   Thank you to action shooting co-chair and current President Bill Den Boer, sporting clay chair Brian Robinson...

Black Badge course at East Grey – Aug 23 – 25.

Anyone interested in getting their Black Badge? East Grey is holding a BB course Aug 23-25. Course fee is $178 if an EGHAA member. If not guest fee of $30 will be charged.  Kent Hill will be the instructor and it goes rain or shine If interested let me know and I can...

Larry Miller on the National – 5/6/19 at 10pm

It is now airing tonight at 10pm on the National. It’s about the urban/rural divide and firearms. It was taped all day at my place, Keady Livestock, Sydenham Sportsmen clubhouse & Bruce Peninsula Sportsmen clubhouse. Please spread the word to whoever you think might...

Partners in Conservation

On Wednesday January 16th, Blue Ridge Sportsmens’ Club members Jack Durant and Tom (Howdy) Laird presented a cheque for $1,000 to Rick Baldry, President of the Georgian Triangle Anglers’ Association. This cheque is presented annually. The two clubs entered into the...

ATT’s and Standard Conditions – C42

From the CFO's office: Authorization to Transport: Just as a reminder to all your club/range membership regarding Bill C42 which passed September 2015. Attached is a copy of the licence conditions that were automatically attached to the firearms licence of any of your...

Bill Blair in Durham for firearms consultation

https://www.owensoundsuntimes.com/news/local-news/bill-blair-to-visit-durham-for-firearms-consultation Bill Blair will be at the Durham Community Centre from 2 to 4 p.m. on Feb. 3 for consultations on firearms-related topics, Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MP Larry Miller...

Proposed BRSC By-Law amendments

There is a proposal being put forward for members to consider.  This idea was presented last night in accordance with the current by-law amendment process, and will also be presented at the January meeting.  If no objections are brought forward, this will be voted on...

Michelle Rempel e-petition

Greetings, I am writing to you today to ask for your help. As you may be aware, at the direction of our Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, the Minister of Border Security and Organized Crime Reduction Bill Blair is in the process of examining the possibility of a ban on...

Women’s day – call for volunteers

As you may be aware, we are hosting Amanda Lynn Mayhew at the club for a women’s day shoot on Sunday Sept 16th.  This event is meant to introduce women to the sport of shooting by allowing them to try various disciplines at their local club.  The event is put on by...

Woman’s day poster

Spots are filling up fast!  Contact Amanda Lynn Mayhew at the number below, or through her website.  Club contact is Gabe Arsenault.

NO GUN BAN

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will decide in mid-August whether to ban handguns across Canada, the Globe and Mail reported last week. Contact the PM today. Don’t let him turn you into a “former” gun owner. You can send an e-mail, write a letter, make phone...

Range 3 Update – Tuesday June 26th

As of Wednesday June 27th Range 3 will be re-open for general use. We have put down straw in an effort to preserve the ground cover and maintain moisture. We ask that you walk along this path to access the backstops. Please refrain from smoking while on the range...