Black Powder Shooting Union of South Africa

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6 December
, 2016

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Affiliated to:
Muzzle Loader Associations' International Confederation (MLAIC)
South African Bisley Union (SABU)

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The only South African black powder sport shooting body recognised by the
South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) and SABU

About Us
06/03/16
Membership
03/02/16
Honorary Life
Membership

24/05/16
Documents
21/11/16
Shooting
Programs

28/10/16
Results
06/12/16
Gallery
09/09/16
Newsflashes
09/09/16
Links &
Publications
Contact Us

 

Here's wishing you all a Merry Christmas and a prosperous new year!

*** News ***

The new South African Obatex
sporting black powder
is available in Gauteng at the following shops:

  • Byleveld Handelaars - Rustenburg
    014 592 3235, email
  • Classic Arms - Emalahleni / Witbank
    013 636 2923, email
  • NSN Guns & Ammo - Pretoria
    012 804 4595, email
  • Blunderbuss Gun & Sport - Alberton
    011 867 0370, email
  • Lindley Arms / Pedersoli SA - Honedew
    011 794 3516, email
  • Orpen Wapens - Rustenburg
    072 125 4777, email
  • Noorde Wapens - Witrivier
    015 534 2950

and in the Western Cape at ...

City Guns - Cape Town
021 424 9030

VGK Firearms - Parow
021 939 2391

Parow Arms & Ammunition- Parow
021 939 8835

Hugo van Zyl Sport - Paarl
021 872 2330


So, get out all those black powder firearms from
underneath the dust and start shooting again!

~oOo~

*** Trophies ***

Mid & Long Range Teams

Long Range Team Aggregate

Long Range Top Lady

*** New ***

Western Province Championships
12 November 2016
Atlantis Shooting Range, Cape Town

Results

 

Gauteng Provincial Championships
3 December 2016
Mariette Shooting Range

Results

~oOo~

*** Pacific Zones ***

2017

Format Pacific Zone Championship

MLAIC Events - Pacific Zone 2017

Individual and Team Events
Entry Form - Handgun Events
Entry Form - Rifle Events
Entry Form - Clay Target Events
Entry form - Team Events

2015

Handgun / 50m Rifle / 100m Rifle / Shotgun
Medal Table

~oOo~

*** Results ***

Records

BPSU National Records

Pacific Zone Records

Short Range World Records

Long Range World Records

~oOo~

BPSU Nationals 2016

Results

~oOo~

27th MLAIC Short Range World Championships, Sarlóspuszta, Hungary
13-21 August 2016

Jacques Jansen van Vuuren (top left corner),
Jean-Pierre Pellissier, Gustav Meyer, Chris van Gaalen,
Pieter Truter, Corena de Beer

Results

Pictures

~oOo~

*** Membership ***

Please Pay before 15 February 2016

BPSU membership Form 2016
SABU membership Form 2016
Club Affiliation Form 2016

~oOo~

*** Dedicated Sport ***

(ONLY when you need a new certificate,
e.g. for a new licence application)

Application Form (updated)
Application Criteria and Process
Application for Endorsement from SABU

Our Protea Teams and achievements over the years

27th MLAIC Short Range World Championships, Sarlospuszta, Hungary - 2016

Protea Team, MLAIC Short Range, Hungary - 2016

Jean-Pierre Pellissier, Gustav Meyer, Chris van Gaalen, Pieter Truter, Corena de Beer (captain)
Insert: Jacques Jansen van Vuuren

Walkyrie 2016

Walkyrie (Corena de Beer 4th), Hungary - 2016

Rigby 2016

Rigby Team Silver Medal (Chris van Gaalen, Corena de Beer, Pieter Truter), Hungary - 2016

Vetterli Youth 2016

Vetterli Junior (Jean Pierre Pellissier, 3rd & Gustav Meyer 4th), Hungary - 2016

Whitworth Youth 2016

Whitworth Junior (Gustav Meyer 2nd & Jean Pierre Pellissier 6th), Hungary - 2016

Frontiersmen 2016

Frontiersman Team Bronze Medal (Jacques Jansen van Vuuren, Pieter Truter, Chris van Gaalen), Hungary - 2016

10th MLAIC Long Range World Championships, Camp Butner, USA - 2015

MLAIC2015_USA

Protea Team, MLAIC Long Range, USA - 2015

Tertius Smit, Chris Williams, Johan de Beer (captain), Corena de Beer, Marnus Steyn, Andre Stander, Hubert Heydenrych (manager), Pieter Truter

Mid and Long Range Teams (Tertius Smit, André Stander, Corena de Beer, Pieter Truter, Marnus Steyn, Johan de Beer), USA - 2015

Grand Aggregate (Pieter Truter 3rd, André Stander 5th, Tertius Smit 6th), USA - 2015

Top Lady (Corena de Beer) with John Whittaker (UK) and Dave Gullo (USA), USA - 2015

26th MLAIC Short Range World Championships, Granada, Spain - 2014

Protea Team, MLAIC Short Range, Spain - 2014

Johan van Wyk, Pieter Truter, Corena d eBeer (captain), Clint Slabbert, Jacques Jansen van Vuuren

Alhambra Team Gold Medal (Pieter Truter, Corena de Beer, Clint Slabbert), Spain - 2014

Gold Medal Granada (Corena de Beer), Spain - 2014

9th MLAIC Long Range World Championships, Cape Town, South Africa - 2013

MLAIC Long Range, Cape Town - 2013

Protea Team, MLAIC Long Range, Cape Town - 2013

Front: Eugene Kuisis, Merwe van Rensburg, Johan de Beer (captain), Pieter Truter (manager), Corena de Beer
Back: Kobus de Villiers, Tertius Smit, Marnus Steyn, John Duckitt, Ronnie Blake, Chris Williams, Andre Stander

Mid & Long Range Teams (Tertius Smit, Eugene Kuisis, Johan de Beer, Corena de Beer, Merwé van Rensburg, Marnus Steyn), Cape Town - 2013

Individual Original World Champion
(Kobus de Villiers), UK - 2011

Individual Replica World Champion (Marnus Steyn), Cape Town - 2013

Top Lady (Corena de Beer), Cape Town - 2013

Mid & Long Range Team Champions, Cape Town -2013

25th MLAIC Short Range World Championships, Pforzheim, Germany - 2012

Protea Team, MLAIC Short Range, Germany - 2012

Front: Corena de Beer, Shaun Kennedy, Andre Malan, Andre Stander
Back: Johan de Beer (captain), Johan van Wyk, Frederik Jacobs, Bernard Toyk

8th MLAIC Long Range World Championships, Bisley, UK - 2011

Protea Team, MLAIC Long Range, UK - 2011

Front: Kobus de Villiers, Corena de Beer, Japie Maritz (captain), Jonathan Hendey (manager), Merwe van Rensburg, Johan de Beer
Back: Divan Ferreira, John Duckitt, Ronnie Blake, Eugene Kuisis, Tertius Smit

1000 yds Individual Champions (Kobus de Villiers, Original & Tertius Smit - Replica), UK - 2011

Mid Range Team (Corena de Beer, Eugene Kuisis, Ronnie Blake, Merwé van Rensburg, Japie Maritz), UK - 2011

Long Range Team (John Duckitt, Kobus de Villiers, Tertius Smit,
Merwé van Rensburg, Japie Maritz), UK - 2011

 

 

Individual Original World Champion
(Kobus de Villiers), UK - 2011

Corena de Beer - gold at 300 yards

24th MLAIC Short Range World Championships, Barcelos, Portugal - 2010

Protea Team, MLAIC Short Range, Portugal - 2010

Chris Twine, Hennie Grobler, Frederik Jacobs, Colin Twine, Bart Keet, Willie de Beer, MJ Dippenaar, Merwe van Rensburg (captain / manager), Wim Steyn, Corena de Beer, Willie Steyn

 

Whitworth World Champion (Frederik Jacobs), Portugal - 2010

7th MLAIC Long Range World Championships, Camp Butner, USA - 2009

Protea Team, MLAIC Long Range, USA - 2009

Front: Tertius Smit, Kobus de Villiers, Eugene Kuisis, Merwe van Rensburg, Chris Williams (adjudant)
Back: Johann Vosser (manager), Japie Maritz (captain), Johan de Beer, Corena de Beer, Ronnie Blake, Gavin Jame

Long Range Team Champions (Japie Maritz, Eugene Kuisis, Merwé van Rensburg, Gavin James, Tertius Smit, Ronnie Blake), USA - 2009

Individual Original World Champion (Kobus de Villiers), USA - 2009

Individual Replica World Champion (Eugene Kuisis), USA - 2009

Long Range Team Champion Trophy, USA - 2009

23rd MLAIC Short Range World Championships, Adelaide, Australia - 2008

Protea Team, MLAIC Short Range, Australia - 2008

Front: Corena de Beer (captain), Frederik Jacobs, Wim Steyn, Paul Vimercati (manager), Willie de Beer
Back: Eddy Stern, Clint Slabbert, Colin Twine, Frans Cronje, MJ Dippenaar, Robbie Crawford-Brunt

6th MLAIC Long Range World Championships, Cape Town, South Africa - 2007

MLAIC Long Range,
Cape Town - 2007

Protea Team, MLAIC Long Range, Cape Town - 2007

Front: Johan de Beer, Corena de Beer, Johann Vosser (manager), Merwe van Rensburg (captain), Willie de Beer, John Austin, Tertius Smit
Back: Gavin James, Kobus de Villiers, Dave Taylor, John Duckitt, Ronnie Blake, Casper Badenhorst, Japie Maritz

Protea Team, MLAIC Long Range, Cape Town - 2007

 

Mid & Long Range Team Champions,
Cape Town - 2007

22nd MLAIC Short Range World Championships, Bordeaux, France - 2006

Protea Team, MLAIC Short Range, France - 2006

Edward Knowles, Manuel Cardoso-Lopes, Johan Theron, Kevin Greenwood, Japie Maritz, Paul Vimercati (manager), Casper Badenhorst, Vinci Vimercati, Corena de Beer, George Synodinos, Joe Raymond, Zappi Lupini, Merwe van Rensburg
Inser: Willie de Beer (captain)

Walkyrie (Corena de Beer 4th place),
France - 2006

Historical Rifle Long Range World Championships, Cape Town, South Africa - 2006

Protea Team, Historical Rifle, Cape Town - 2006

Front: Mike Di Bona, John Austin, Eddy Stern (manager), Ray Hall, Willie de Beer (captain), Kobus de Villiers, Mike Neumann, Frik Jordaan
Back: Merwe van Rensburg, Dave Taylor, Joe Raymond, Johan Theron (match director), John Duckitt, Dirk van den Berg, Ronnie Blake, Johan de Beer, Jason Di Bona, Robert Mann

 

Historical Rifle, Cape Town - 2006