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cultureThe Game Fair 2019, the “festival of the great British countryside”
From 26-28 July, Hatfield House, Hertfordshire (UK), will host Europe’s largest countryside festival: hunting, fishing, shooting, falconry, gamekeeping, horses, dogs, gardens and much more, with events and exhibitions covering all three days.
cultureDream hunt: hunting waterbuck in South Africa
Jason Rodd flew from London into Port Elizabeth, South Africa, to hunt plains game. Within hours of arriving at the Kudu Ridge Lodge, he was presented with opportunities to hunt waterbuck, Eastern Cape kudu, and eland. Africa’s variety and scenery make it a top destination for hunters.
Renato Brodar's interest in firearms lead him into hunting: shooting is a hobby and hunting in Slovenia is a lifestyle choice. Renato’s passion is to hunt chamois on the mountains tops, he’s a confident distance shooter and embraces the challenge of the harsh conditions and the opportunity to earn his quarry.
Croatia offers the hunter a huge variety of game in an assortment of locations, it is rich with hunting tradition and heritage. The land is either private or state owned, and there are more than 1000 hunting grounds, and very few fences. Dean Čortan lives in the town of Samobor, 10 km from Zagreb. He said: “W
henever I go hunting I feel the …
Welcome to our new series on all4hunters.com called "Our Dream Hunts". We'll write on a regular basis about very special hunting grounds and experiences and hope you'll enjoy. Here is our first story from France: The baying pack of dogs locate and flush three large, heavy boar with no fear of humans. They run fast, covering the ground quickly, and will use their large tusks to defend themselves. …
To further demonstrate the quality and reliability of its riflescopes Swarovski Optik tested them on the Isle of Mull, the “ultimate challenge for hunters”. Weather and topography make it one of the harshest environments for hunters. And the smart-technology of the dS 5-25x52 P comes into play here: the riflescope automatically displays the correct aiming point. Let’s have a look at this smart …
Hanna Higginbotham grew up working alongside her dad, who was a gamekeeper on the Isle of Mull. Now a mum of two, and intent on keeping the family tradition going, she introduced her children to country sports. Her six year old son, loves shooting, his ferrets and working his gundog.
Judith Hogg grew up in the Scottish countryside and was used to being around guns but after reconstructive surgery she was nervous of the pain and couldn’t relax so she stopped shooting. Years later, she is back shooting clays and game, and has shot her first stag.
Ulrika from Sweden is a passionate hunter: in Las Vegas she won the 2019 Extreme Huntress Competition. As a winner, she has left such well-known participants as Tatjana Orosova from Slovakia or Meadow Kouffeld from the USA behind. We met her at the Jagd & Hund exhibition in Dortmund, Germany, visiting the RWS, Norma and Alljagd booths with her.
India Annand is an Australian based in the Highlands of Scotland, and started deer stalking earlier this year. She enjoys being outdoors, deer stalking and learning about where her food comes from, using the meat and antlers. Cooking with game is a passion for India, she enjoys experimenting with recipes.
Marina Gibson is an internationally-known lady angler, based in Yorkshire. She grew up in a shooting and hunting family and enjoys game and clay shooting, and deer stalking. Passionate about the outdoors, she has stalked deer in the Highlands and also near her home.
Audrey Watson got into deer stalking while working as an ecologist for the National Forest. In 2004, she met her husband through a deer management group, and part of their honeymoon included a stalking trip to New Zealand. Now a Deer Officer for BASC, she inspires others to try deer stalking.
Lorraine Lawrence was over 30 yrs. when she took up shooting and hunting and discovered a new passion. She is an avid hunter, a shooter in several disciplines, and is a Certified Sporting Clays Instructor and has travelled the USA, South America, Africa to hunt, Sweden and Scotland to hunt and shoot.
The UK is popular destination for hunters and shooters from around the world. There is a wide selection of quarry species including game birds and five types of deer. Each species has an open and closed season and being prepared and equipped to hunt over a diverse and challenging of habitat is essential.
Rachel Carrie was eight when she started hunting with her father, they flew a hawk, kept ferrets and worked a pack of terriers. She took up shotgun and rifle shooting, and has hunted over 20 species across four continents, and is on a mission to get more people eating game.
Clair Mcpake was brought up in the Highlands of Scotland and now works alongside her partner, a head keeper, on Hexton Manor Estate, a commercial shooting estate in Hertfordshire. She has a passion for training and working with Cocker Spaniels, and outside the season, she helps run simulated game shoot.
Cara Richardson was 18 and living on a Scottish Island when she started shooting and hunting. She quickly progressed from small game to much bigger and has hunted in the UK, Europe, Africa, and Australia. Cara is a busy international Sporting Agent and enjoys bringing clients to Scotland to hunt.
Julie Rutherford, 19, is a trainee gamekeeper on the Reay Forest Estate, Sutherland in the far north west of Scotland. She was brought up on a farm near Dornoch, and growing-up she loved being outdoors, and shooting with her father and grandfather.
Sophie Swaney was born and raised on a farm in the outskirts of Memphis, Tennessee, USA. Her Dad and my Grandfather introduced her to the world of hunting. At 21 years old, she moved to North Carolina and enrolled in Gunsmithing School. Sophie spends her free time in the woods, hunting whitetail, waterfowl, turkey, and hogs, and working at her local shooting ground.
RWS invited bloggers, influencers and networkers from the hunting sector before the official start of IWA 2018. The special guests could take a closer look at the novelties of well-known brands and even test them at the event. We have been at the event and will show you what we discovered.
The Titanium series by the Polish manufacturer Delta Optical now includes 13 models. Among them, the new Titanium 4-24x50 HD with 4A-S reticle for hunting and 4A-SB reticle for long-range shooters, a real all-rounder suited to almost every hunting application. We’ve taken a look at this riflescope, which is available from 990 euro. In addition to interesting information, here on all4hunters.com we …
The long-established ammunition brand Norma from the far north started the year 2019 with an extensive update of its advertising presence featuring a new logo design. To this end, the Swedes presented a further development of their product catalog. The most exciting product among them is probably the new Bondstrike Extreme bullet, which offers world-class outstanding performance values, especially …
The latest addition to the Z8i riflescope family is designed to ensure excellent performance over long distances and versatility. Weighing just 23.5 oz / 665 g, it's also suited for mountain hunting and enables maximum detail recognition at all levels of magnification.
Terzilio Belladonna was a gunsmith from Perugia, Italy, to whom we can trace back a side-by-side shotgun with a strong personality and the long recoil semi-auto shotgun that we are dealing with in these lines. We found one in the Fratelli Poli's shop windows, in Gardone Val Trompia.
No frills, accurate finishes only where they are really needed, no elegant but expensive solutions that can be replaced with others without reducing effectiveness. This Mauser M18 has everything you really need for hunting.
In the next season we will test the over-under shotgun designed for walked-up hunts by Caesar Guerini. In the meantime, let's take a detailed look at it. An elegant and refined gun, the Magnus Light is available in 12, 20 and 28 gauge, as well as in .410 bore. It also features the Maxisbore technology that together with the new “DueCon” forcing cone makes it possible to increase pellet velocity, …