News & Updates

Range three work – Update October 3, 2019

Very shortly range three will be closed for a few days during the week to carry out some changes to improve range drainage around the 25 yd berm.  Notice of any closures will be posted on the website.  We hope these changes will be quick, and will help with the spring...

Patterning shotguns

A while ago a concern was brought up at a monthly membership  meeting that some members did not feel comfortable going behind the 50 yd berm to pattern shotguns, placing them out of sight from the fixed firing line.  To alleviate this concern the club has come up two...

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...