Downshire Rifle Club Limited
Registered in Northern Ireland : NI032415
Formed in 1954, Downshire Rifle Club is one of the oldest rifle clubs in Northern Ireland. The Club is administered by an 11-person Board of Directors (Committee) democratically elected by the membership and depends on voluntary assistance from the membership to function. Run as a not-for-profit organisation, we are affiliated to the Northern Ireland Smallbore Shooting Association and the National Smallbore Rifle Association and are members of the Community Association of Sports Clubs.
The 4-acre range complex, located near Hillsborough in Co. Down, comprises 3 ranges (Indoor, Outdoor and Airgun) plus associated club rooms and utility areas which provide excellent facilities for:
- Smallbore Rifle (Prone and Benchrest) on the Indoor and Outdoor ranges
- Light Weight Sport Rifle on the Indoor range
- Smallbore Pistol on the Indoor range
- Air Rifle on the Indoor and Airgun ranges
- Air Pistol on the Indoor and Airgun ranges
Shooters with limited mobility are accommodated with hard standing car parking, wheelchair access and automatic target changers on the indoor and airgun ranges.