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20. 03. 01
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Nadine NW 2020

Congratulations to Nadine Nel for setting a SAARA National record (both Senior and Junior) in the 3P Precision discipline at the 2020 NW Open Championships on 28 February 2020.

Nadine scored a 596 / 600 equalling the previous record that was set in 2009. An excellent performance making SAARA and South Africa proud.

20. 03. 01
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AJ NW 2020

Congratulations to AJ Oosthuizen for setting a new SAARA National record in the Under 12 Prone discipline at the 2020 North West Open. SAARA introduced this new discipline to develop the sport and to encourage jounger athletes to take up the shooting sport. the match is conducted as a 40 shot match in the prone prosition using a sporter rifle.

AJ scored a 348 / 400. An excellent performance making SAARA and South Africa proud. Keep up the good work AJ.

20. 01. 18
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Daleen

 

It is with great shock that we learned of the tragic passing of Daleen van Standen on 17 January 2020. Our deepest sympathy goes to Heman, Tasha, HJ and the rest of the family. You are in our prayers in this time of sorrow.

Daleen’s dedication and the energy with which she approached any task will leave a lasting impression on all the lives she touched. Rest In Peace Daleen.

Johan Pienaar

SAARA President

19. 10. 01
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SAARA Champs 2019

The 2019 SAARA National champions from left to right. Nicky-Leeze de Wet (10m Sporter Women), Diaego Barco (10m Sporter Men),Caitlin Oelofse (10m Olympic Women) and Barto Pienaar (10m Olympic Men). Congratulations to you and all the other athletes who took part and won trophies, medals, performance badges and earned their SAARA Association colours at this event.

We had a very successful 2019 SAARA National Championships that was hosted by Western Cape and shot in Bellville. The performance levels, particularly in the juinior age groups, was very high with a new South African National records for Diaego Barco with a score of 554 / 600 in the 10m Sporter men’s event). It was also hart warming to see some young rising stars performing very well.

Thank to Riaan de Beer and his team who organised the event and to my management team and other people who helped on the range to set up equipment, act as officials, help in the stats room with scoring and supported the athletes throughout the event.

Johan Pienaar

SAARA President

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