Air Rifle Shooting
Kibworth Shooting Ground provides unrivalled facilities for airgun shooters. We have 3 General purpose ranges, 40, 45 and 56 Yards, each with covered firing positions as well as a pistol range, 25 yards, again with a covered firing position. These are open for use during our normal working hours.
We also have an 85 yard range for those who wnat to test their shooting skills. Again this range has a covered firing position. The 85 yard range is situated on our general shooting field which offers the shooter the ability to shoot in 'rough conditions' as well as to practice HFT style shooting. The top field/85 yard range are currently open Thur,Fri,Sat and Sun.
No booking is necessary for our ranges, shooters just sign the range book and pay their range fee in the Air Gun shop. (please note that by signing in for the ranges you are declaring that you are not prohibited from using a fire arm under Section 21 of the Fire Arms Act, a copy of which is avilable to view in reception)
In addition to the ranges already described we also have a dedicated training/coaching range where our experienced instructors conduct a variety of activities from first time intro shoots to advanced rifle and pistol lessons. Contact reception to book for these.
We hold regular competitions open to all levels of age and experiece. Full details are shown in the Air Gun Competition section of the website: CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS
Air Gun Shop
The Air Gun shop has a large selection of Air Rifles, Pistols and accessories. Our prices are competitive and we offer finance on all purchases over £500.
We have a large selection of Demo Air Rifles available to 'try before you buy' and also for rental (please note that in order to rent a rifle from us, you must have completed an Air Rifle Introduction, these can be booked through reception)
Our shop staff are all experienced shooters and are on hand to advise you on your purchase, should you require it.
New to Air Rifle Shooting
We understand that embarking upon a new hobby, or simply wishing to ‘have a go’ may often be a challenging prospect and it is important that you find the right place to do this. We provide hour long taster lessons to give you the chance to try the sport without the need to bring anything other than yourself. Our aim is to make your visit as easy and inviting as possible and our friendly and experienced team are on hand for you to try the sport in a safe, comfortable and controlled environment and to provide the best advice on what to do next. We can also provide follow on lessons to help you develop your shooting skills.
To arrange an introduction or a lesson, please feel free to call the shooting ground on 0116 279 6001 - option 3, or alternatively fill out the form on the contact page and we will endeavour to get back to you as soon as possible.
You don’t need to be a member to shoot at Kibworth, we do however provide a membership for all our shooters who wish to join. Yearly membership is from 1 January and if you intend to visit us on a regular basis, becoming a member will allow you to make great savings on your shooting costs. If, however, you only intend to shoot at the Ground occasionally, it may make more financial sense for you to book in as a visitor.
Adult Membership £25 Junior(Under 16) £20 Adult Joint £40 Junior Joint £30
Clay and Air Rifle membership is also available (please enquire)
When booking in for practice at Kibworth, both members and visitors are required to sign the attendance book, which is located at the desk in the Air Rifle shop. Your range fee will also be paid here.
The cost for a member is £5 per day and non members is £10 per day.
Rifles must not exceed 12 ft lbs energy and pistols must not exceed 6 ft lbs.
Rim Fire Rifle Club (Members Only)
We have a Firearms range within the grounds which is run independently as a private club. It is suitable for .22 Rimfire, Centre Fire in Pistol Calibre up to .44 Magmun and Black Powder, Please visit the ‘Rifle Range’ link below, or contact us for further details.
An open day for the private club is run on the first Saturday of every month. ( By appointment only )
Click on the link below for more details, or to arrange an appointment.
Recently a number of our Airgun members organised a charity shooting competition in aid of LOROS. They raised £125.00 for that very worthy cause and KSG would like to congratuale them for their efforts.