JJ De Valence Shoots His Way To Gold!

JJ de Valence of Richards Bay High School “Musketeers!” had his scope set bang on target at the second league round of the South African National Shooters Union (SANSSU) on 20 February 2016 at Pionier High School in Vryheid. JJ claimed gold in the U14 Sporter Class, earning the medal after collecting 358 points out…

A combined effort between KZNCTSA and KZNHCA

Shotgun clinic

12 March was D-day for a couple of determined KZN hunters who wanted to improve their wing-shooting skills. There were gate-crashers, late-comers, no-shows, and guys coming from as far as Wartburg and Ixopo. Young and old (or should I say mature) were present – I’m not sure why Charlie Gibling (aged 90 this year!) turned up as he normally outshoots me at trap! With that said, we loved seeing him back at his shotgun “home” club – Riva Valley Club.

More on License Renewals

More on License Renewals SAGA wishes to clarify the following regarding the surrendering of firearms to the Police in the event that you had not applied for the renewal of the relevant license prior to the expiry date: “If you are surrendering a firearm, there is nothing to prevent you from taking off telescopes, magazines…

TALA safari experience for World Forestry Congress delegates

During the week of 7 September this year, Durban ICC hosted the 14th World Forestry Congress. At this Congress was a delegation from the International Council for Game and Wildlife Conservation – or CIC. This group is a politically independent advisory body which aims to preserve wild game and hunting. Essentially, they promote the sustainable use of wildlife resources, which includes the natural forest areas around the world. As members of CHASA, our Association is affiliated to CIC.

Hunting Stories

Bradley Douglas with male Kudu We arrived at Inhlanhla at approximately 5.30pm and met the farm owner Christo. We checked the sighting of our rifles at the range on the farm that afternoon, and after all was completed, we headed back to the camp where there is a lovely sheltered fire and braai area. Eugene…

Who’s Hunting Warthogs

CW Lubbe with brother Gideon (right) Warthog harvested with a .375 H&H Father and Son Left: Doppies Lubbe with his Warthog. He used a Winchester .308 using a 165grain Hornady bullet. Right: CW Lubbe, who used a Browning A bolt 375. 300grain PMP bullet. Gideon Lubbe with a Warthog hunted using a .243 Musgrave using…

Who’s Hunting

From left, Jay and Jovan Marian at Estcourt with a Blesbok shot with a Brno 30-06 using Rhino 180gr bullets. —————————- Jay Marian with a Black Wildebeest Taken at Bergville with a Brno 30-06 using Rhino 180 gr bullets. —————————- Blesbok taken by Jay Marian With a Bowtech Assassin Bow and a 125gr Slick Trick…