Meon Valley Airgun Club was formed in 1992.
We are a BASC registered club specialising in sub 12 ftlb air guns. The club participate in HFT shooting with many members traveling across the south for National competitions. All of our members are enthusiastic about the shooting community and we welcome all participants whether they want to compete or just plink. We have a wide range of ages and abilities and actively encourage junior members into our sport.
Currently we have an indoor 35yrd plinking range and a 55yrd outside plinking range these are available to full members between 8am and 10 pm 7 days a week. We also run various HFT and Airgun Skills based competitions throughout the year. Our membership stands at over 150 members making us the Souths largest Airgun only club.
If you are considering joining the club, please contact our club secretary (Sonia Rigby) to arrange a convenient date and time for an introductory visit, contact details can be found here.
Membership prices and forms are available on this site. New membership applications are subject to a 3 month probationary period. Please also note that there are no storage facilities at the indoor range, no equipment is left in the ranges when not in use. All new members must undergo a gun safety introduction with a range officer prior to shooting any weapon.
Time & Place
The club opens every Wednesday eve 6.30pm till 9.30pm for club social nights this is where members can shoot their guns and chat about the latest guns and gadgets. This is also the only time probationary members may attend prior to becoming a full member.
We have two woods where we shoot all our HFT competitions, Wallops Woods and another location at Hen Wood which comprises of a range and HFT course which is open on Sunday mornings, all year round.
Guests are welcome at both the indoor and outdoor ranges and Wallops Woods
Location maps for all venues can be seen on the contact us page
The club is NOT FAC rated; centerfire, rimfire, black powder, overpower air rifles and other restricted weapons are not permitted in either of the ranges.
Chariman – Paul Somerville
Vice Chariman – Alan Rowe
Club Secretary – Sonia Rigby
Treasurer / Membership Secretary – Dave Pullen
Range Training Officer – Steve Pike
IT & Social Media Officer – Nigel Grigsby
Competition Secretary – Si Hammond