Summer Starts with DTL

DTL League, Round 1

The first round of the Tower Insurance Summer DTL League was held at Meary Veg, Santon, with fifteen competitors taking part in calm dry conditions.

The leader after the first round B class shooter Rob Marshall who hit 24 targets for 71 points, in second place on 69 were A shooters John Moore and Mark Riley with the leading C class shooter being Jack Clague on 63.

At the end of the second round Mike Thompson finished in third place in C class on 57 with Brian Kelly taking second place on 65 but winning C class by a country mile was Jack Clague with 124 points. Newly promoted Mark Sweetman finished in third place in B class with 102 points with George Davies in second place on 111 and taking B class with 120 was first round leader Rob Marshall. In A class Arran Wade was third on 125 with Mark Riley taking second place with 129 and the winner was Alan wade on 136.


Class A

  1. A Wade (136)
  2. M Riley (129)
  3. Arr Wade (J) (125)

Class B

  1. R Marshall (120)
  2. G Davies (111)
  3. M Sweetman (102)

Class C

  1. J Clague (124)
  2. B Kelly (65)
  3. M Thompson (57)

Olympic Skeet League, Round 1

In the afternoon the first round of the Manx Petroleum’s Olympic Skeet League was held and the winner was James Bradley with 38 points with Michael Cross in second place on 33  with Ted Davis in third place on 31 .The handicap winner was Giulio Fabrizio with 41 points.


  1. J Bradley (38)
  2. M Cross (33)
  3. T Davis (31)

ABT League, Round 1

The first round of the Sadler Agricultural Supplies ABT League was also held and the winner was Alan Wade with 44 points with Stan Skinner in second place on 43 followed by Arran Wade and Mark Riley in equal third place on 41. The handicap winner was Peter Kelly with 46 points.


  1. A Wade (44)
  2. S Skinner (43)
  3. Arr Wade (41)
  4. M Riley (41)