clay pigeon shooting

Clay pigeon shooting

WHat WE DO

Introducing people to a new and wonderful sport of clay pigeon shooting, This is truly a unique experience that is sure to put a smile on your face.


Bachelors Parties
Birthday Parties
Team building
Corporate Functions
Year-End Functions

 

 

We supply all necessary equipment for your clay pigeon experience. 

our instructors

We are passionate shotgunners that are eager to teach new individuals on how to handle and shoot a shotgun, with our help we show you all the basics of shooting and help you smash some clay targets, our goal is to make shotgunning exiting and a pleasant experience for all to enjoy.

Safety

Safety for us is very important ensuring that our instructors and our clients are able to have a safe experience, we supply the necessary PPE for your safety and our instructors are present while shooting to assist you .At the beginning of every shoot there is a safety briefing that educates you on the do’s and dont’s of shooting

Strictly no alcohol to be consumed before or during the operating of the firearms it is against the law.

Bachelors PARTIES

birthday parties

TEAM BUILDING

YEAR-END FUNCTIONS

Shot Gunning

R 650
00
per person
  • 25 clays and ammunition
  • Shotgun rental
  • Instructors for the day

Shot Gunning

R 450
00
per person
  • 15 clays and ammunition
  • Shotgun rental
  • Instructors for the day

Shot Gunning

R 350
00
per person
  • 10 clays and ammunition
  • Shotgun rental
  • Instructors for the day

Glow Clay

Join us for a truly exhilarating and fun twist to the sport of clay target shooting. Where you can test your skills while shooting Luminescent targets zipping through the nights sky .

Contact us today to find out more
The Experience awaits you.

OUr Home Facility

Golan shooting range is Claypigeonshooting.co.za new home base which has self catering Braai facilities and toilet facilities, Perfect for all of the family and friends to have a Hot barreled fun outing where you can smash some targets and experience  a sport like no other. 

Contact us today to book your spot!

We also make use of  Facilities in both Pretoria east and Heidelberg for your convenience.

Experience the Thrill of Clay Pigeon Shooting: A Sport for All Skill Levels!

Clay pigeon shooting, also known as clay target shooting, is a popular sport that involves shooting at flying targets made of clay. It is a thrilling and challenging activity that can be enjoyed by people of all ages and skill levels. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced shooter, clay pigeon shooting offers an exciting and rewarding experience. In this article, we will explore the basics of clay pigeon shooting, as well as some tips and tricks to help you improve your skills.

What is Clay Pigeon Shooting?

Clay pigeon shooting involves shooting at targets made of clay that are launched into the air at varying speeds and angles. These targets, also known as “clay pigeons” or “clay targets”, are designed to simulate the flight patterns of birds or other animals. The sport originated in the late 19th century as a way for hunters to practice their shooting skills during the off-season. Today, it has evolved into a popular recreational and competitive sport.

Tips for Beginners

If you are new to clay pigeon shooting, here are some tips to help you get started:

Safety First

Safety is of utmost importance in any shooting sport. Before you begin, make sure you are familiar with the safety rules and regulations of the shooting range. Always keep your gun pointed in a safe direction and never load it until you are ready to shoot. It is also important to wear appropriate eye and ear protection.

Get Familiar with Your Gun

Before you start shooting, take some time to get familiar with your gun. Practice mounting and aiming your gun, and make sure you are comfortable with the weight and feel of it. This will help you become more accurate and confident when shooting.

Start with Easy Targets


When you first start shooting, it is best to begin with easy targets. This will help you build your confidence and improve your accuracy. Start with targets that are launched at a slower speed and at a straight angle. As you become more comfortable, you can move on to more challenging targets.

Focus on Your Technique

Proper technique is essential for success in clay pigeon shooting. Make sure you have a good stance, with your feet shoulder-width apart and your weight evenly distributed. Keep your eyes on the target and follow through with your shot. It is also important to have a smooth and consistent swing when aiming at the target.

Tips for Experienced Shooters

If you are an experienced shooter looking to improve your skills, here are some tips to help you take your shooting to the next level:

Practice Makes Perfect

As with any sport, practice is key to improving your skills. Make sure you are regularly practicing your shooting technique and challenging yourself with different types of targets. The more you practice, the more comfortable and accurate you will become.

Analyze Your Shots


To improve your shooting, it is important to analyze your shots. Pay attention to where your shots are landing and adjust your technique accordingly. If you are consistently missing in a certain direction, try adjusting your stance or swing to correct it.

Work on Your Timing

Timing is crucial in clay pigeon shooting. You need to be able to time your shot perfectly to hit the target as it flies through the air. To improve your timing, try practicing with a partner who can call out when the target is launched. This will help you get a feel for the timing and improve your accuracy.

Stay Relaxed

Tension and stress can negatively impact your shooting. Make sure you are staying relaxed and focused while shooting. Take deep breaths and try to clear your mind before taking your shot. This will help you stay calm and improve your accuracy.

What to Wear to Clay Pigeon Shooting


When it comes to what to wear to clay pigeon shooting, comfort and safety should be your top priorities. Here are some tips for choosing the right attire: