The Bunker-501 action Shooting Team was very successful during the European Steelchallenge 2019. 4 experienced Shooters and 4 New-bees of Bunker-501 traveled last weekend to Winterswijk NL to compete in this exiting Pistol Shooting Match.
From all over Europe and even from Russia and the USA came competitors to shoot this Match. The Match was fully booked and there was even a waiting list for Shooters who could not apply anymore.
What is the Steelchallenge?, Shooting 6 stages with each 5 Static Steel Targets. Each stage you shoot 5 times except the Outer Limits that has to been shot 4 times. the best 4 runs, and in “Outer Limits” best 3 runs, will be awarded. Your total time is your final score. The Match is shot in various categories of Pistol and Revolver firearms and also in Gender and Age.
Bunker 501 won 9 medals divided in 4 times Gold, 4 times Silver and 1 Bronze. Jolanda Wigger, co-owner of B-501,became European Champion Rimfire Open Class Ladies and second with her team and Harry ter Borg became European Champion Standard Class Pistol Senior and also second with his team. Also Hans Wigger owner of B-501 was successful with 2 Silver and one Bronze medal.
The new guys of the team who are only shooting for 6 months where not bad att all, they ended in the middle of the list.