Alex Harris

Discipline: Down The Line
Local Club / Ground: Normanton Shooting Ground

What age were you and where did you start shooting? 

I was 14 years old when I started shooting at my local ground, Normanton Shooting Ground. I started off with shooting with my Grandparents and then carried on myself. 

What type of gun and ammunition do you use? 
I use a 12 gauge Miroku mk3800 Trap with 28g Super Competition DTL from Lyalvale Express.

What has been the highlight of your shooting career so far? 

The highlight of my shooting career so far has to be winning the DTL European Championships A Class in Scotland last year against some very good competition.

Do you have any sponsors? Who are they? 

I am sponsored by Lyalvale Express and by the Leicestershire and Rutland Sport GoGold programme.

What are your shooting aims and goals for 2018/19? 

My aims are to win the World DTL Championships with the England Junior team, and to then qualify again for the team for the upcoming year.

And Finally...Tell us three things we don’t already know about you:
1. I play American Football for the Lancaster Bombers 
2. I am currently studying at Lancaster University
3. I am captain of the Lancaster University Clay Pigeon Shooting team