Perth (Scotland) v Perth (Australia)

28th May 2006

On a very windy (with frequent changes) 28th May, West Atholl Rifle Club representing Perth Scotland, shot a postal match against Perth Australia shooting on a fine Australian Spring day October 14th.

Perth Australia
Janet Wagland 100v10
Peter Sproule 98v4
Peter Green 98v8
Ivor Finch 96v6
  Sub-total 392v28
F Class  
TonyWhittemore 106
Geoff Owen 112
Bill Hallam 108
Ron Hahn 114
  Sub-total 440
Grand total 832v88
Perth Scotland
Andy Hay 97v10
Richard Scott 92v7
Keith Baxby 91v8
Mark Joyce 91v4
  Sub-total 371v29
F Class  
James Bell 110
Grant Taylor 102
Daoud Rhouma 99
Paul Crosbie 97
  Sub-total 408
Grand total 778v29

The match was first fired in 1970 when the respective Mayors of the two cities donated shields which are now held by the opposite clubs.

Keith Baxby
West Atholl Rifle Club Chairman (2006)

Anna Whittemore
Captain Perth Rifle Club Western Australia (2006)

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