Trawden’s Mike Hartley won silver at the International Clay Target Shooting Federation DTL World Championships in Ireland at Esker shooting ground.
In a tough competition held over three days,shooting 100 targets each day,Mike went through to the final 50 targets, which were shot by the top 10%.
Over the last tense 50 targets, Mike held his nerve, and the end result was second position overall in the veterans’ category.
Mike continues to train for future competitions and he also coaches future shooters at Coniston shooting ground.
He would like to thank sponsors Ed Lyons Sportsvision, Vitabiotics, Boyces of Nelson and Engineering and Foundry Supplies.