Canaan shooting sports club brings home medals at national rifle competition


Members of the AVSSC showcased their skill in the spring, but had to wait several months to find out how they faired against shooters from across the country, he added.

The open match rifle team – which is made up of Kolb, Bill Gilles and Jeff Jenkins from the Valley and Paul Rodd from Stellarton – brought home the gold.

Gilles, Halifax resident Chrissie Day, Hantsport’s Doug Cooper, Kolb and Al Much also won gold in the open F-class team match, placing just one point ahead of the silver medalists.

In the single events, Gilles placed second in the open F-Class individuals, while Cooper came third.

Kolb brought home two individual gold medals, scoring 598 out of a possible 600 points in the open iron sight individuals and 599 out of a possible 600 points in the open any sight individuals.

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