2020 Long Range World Record Attempt


Where: Located in the hills behind Albury,15min from Fairlie , 45 min from Timaru.

When: 18-19 July 2020.

Prep times: Range can be available by prior arrangement if required

Cost:  $100


Backcountry dehydrated meals can be provided by prior arrangement.


This Event will be conducted over two days to allow for adverse weather conditions. Friday range day, Sat and Sunday testing days. The event will be conducted under ELR Central rules for world record criteria. A copy of these rules is available on the sparrowhawk website or can be made available on request.


Two Classes for Entry :            Standard (current record 2158 yards/1973 meters)

                                                        22 Long Rifle (Current record 440 Yards/402 meters)

To qualify as a new record, Any existing record must be broken by at least 10 yards


Competition briefing each day will be at sunrise, 0730.

Firearms licence to be presented before shooting is allowed.


Onsite accommodation is limited with basic shepherds hut style quarters available on request for the first 10 people to book at $15 per night.

You are welcome to camp on the range with own camping equipment or the nearest accommodation is the Albury Inn 13km down the road. Phone 03 6855 910 to inquire.

Everyone present will be required to sign a release, discharge, indemnity form at the first briefing prior to match commencement. A copy of which, for information purposes, can be found on the website.


Event limited to 30 shooters. Confirmation of entry on receipt of payment.


For further details or to register please check our website or contact:

Nick Fisher on 027 2085 884

Email: admin@sparrowhawk.co.nz

Register/contact us

Contact us to discuss your requirements or register for a course.

Call 021 166 6843 or email us below.

Located on approx 3000 hectares of private land in South Canterbury at the edge of the Mackenzie basin we are perfectly positioned to take advantage of a wide variety of shooting opportunities and environments with both purpose built ranges and ad-hoc simulators tailored to training requirements.


Mailing address:


398 Blainslie Road

RD 17

Fairlie 7987

South Canterbury

New Zealand

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