Competitions & Have a Go

Competitions and have a go

Archery & Crossbow

Archery is suitable for the whole family from 6 yrs upwards. You don’t need to wear anything special just come as you are.
 
All sessions include instruction and safety briefing, all equipment and tuition from expert and qualified archery coaches.
 
Their archery instructors are experienced at working with complete beginners, as well as archers who are looking to hone their skills. Crossbows are suitable for the whole family from 8 yrs upwards.

Ferret Show & Ferret Racing

The Cambs Ferret Welfare & Rescue Society will be hosting this years’ Ferret Show on Saturday. The competition is open to club members and non club members.

Ferret show

Clay Shoot Competition & Have A Go

The High Lodge team will once again host the Clay shoot area. 40 bird re-entry sporting competition to take place over the two days with men’s, ladies and junior’s sections.

Air Rifle Shooting

John Bidwell’s High Lodge Stand.

Their staff will be ready to welcome you to the stand where you can find full information about High Lodge and what we have to offer from Clay shooting practice, instruction, air rifle shooting, golf, fishing, holiday lodges, weddings, functions and corporate entertainment /conference facilities.

Air Rifle shooting is also set up with full equipment available for you to try the sport.

Fly Fishing, Coarse Fishing ‘Have a Go’ and Fly Casting

The Duke and Duchess of Grafton have once again kindly permitted the Game & Country Fair use of their private stretch of the Black Bourn River.

World and European Casting Champion, Hywel Morgan will be entertaining crowds with a Fly Fishing demo in the Main Arena. He will also offer ‘have a go’ fly tying and casting tuition and demos on the Black Bourne River alongside The Game Angling Instructors Association and Barry Grantham. Barry is a keen fly dresser and is a member of the Fly Dressers Guild. He makes custom rods which are sent all over the world!

Hywel and Barry will also be joined by Alan Riddell who is well known for his hand-built rods and flies. For many years he has been designing and making rods for fly, lure and also coarse angling rods in carbon. Alan is also known for being a specialist stream fly rod builder using fibre-glass and for making flies for all game fish, Pike, Bass and others.

Visit the Game Angling Instructors Association Marquee and other Angling Exhibitors at the river side.

4×4 Off Road Course

If you have the spirit of adventure, and would like to experience the excitement of off-road driving, visit the Explore 4×4 off-road course at this year’s game fair. 

Explore 4×4 will be providing a unique experience with professional 4×4 drivers who will drive you round the course offering an adventurous, exhilarating and hugely enjoyable ride!