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#1 leighH

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Posted 25 December 2013 - 07:29 PM

http://nadalshebawsc.ae/
Looks like easily the largest prize fund ever. 140,000 USD for the winner!
1500 USD for 50th. Good prizes for ladies and a car a day for spectators. And it appears free as your entry deposit is refunded!
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#2 shootinguru

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Posted 25 December 2013 - 10:11 PM

:crazy: I expect George will be happy being paid in U.S. dollars? :hunter: 


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Posted 25 December 2013 - 11:00 PM

Bargain sign me up.

#4 Steve Lovatt

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Posted 28 December 2013 - 07:16 PM

all booked in for this now , lets give the big man a run for his dollars 

steve



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Posted 28 December 2013 - 07:21 PM

Booked in 4 this as well, lot of us going should be a good bash!
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#6 Steve Lovatt

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Posted 28 December 2013 - 09:08 PM

You need a line on your vest for this one Chris !!!!

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Posted 28 December 2013 - 09:27 PM

its allright Steve he can shoot that as well !



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Posted 28 December 2013 - 09:29 PM

I'm sure he can the talent he has

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Posted 28 December 2013 - 11:06 PM

I can put up with this gun down mullarkey 4 that sort of prize fund!
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#10 shootinguru

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Posted 29 December 2013 - 10:40 PM

:fie: George said "Don't get any ideas above you station!" :crazy: 


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Posted 30 December 2013 - 08:27 AM

It said Sporting not Fitasc?



#12 leighH

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Posted 30 December 2013 - 09:28 AM

In the faq section it states 'FITASC' type targets. Interested to see what Paris HQ make of that! Deeper pockets than the Irish organisation if they take them on.

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Posted 30 December 2013 - 09:45 AM

It said Sporting not Fitasc?

Read the FAQ's.

(P.s. Sorry did not see Leigh beat me to it).

Edited by Tinker bell, 30 December 2013 - 09:54 AM.


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Posted 30 December 2013 - 09:54 AM


It actually says a 'FITASC type' championship and not actually a FITASC championship......and there in lies the get out. Might be a good argument for lawyers though :wink:

If I had to bet on it.......Paris will be quiet...and pretend not to notice it....so they don't have to take up the cudgels.
I do not think that Paris could afford a pissing contest with Ahmed and his brother......if truth be known.
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Posted 30 December 2013 - 11:32 AM

:fie: Best thing that could happen in my opinion! Fitasc Paris is like the Maffia,  "Do as we say or we break your legs"  they don't want anyone else holding a shoot unless they have their fingers in the till! :fie: 

When you think that if you win the World fitasc Sporting C/ship you get a tin cup (not silver) if you win this shoot you get $140,000 U.S. its a no brainer! :crazy: 


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Posted 30 December 2013 - 03:29 PM

This is going to be a fantastic event whatever type of target is involved because there will be many talented people from here going who are genuinely capable of putting in huge scores anywhere. I don't believe any other nation is in quite the same league yet. 

 

Not sure if they can run Fitasc format or even use or imply the name unless they have prior agreement BUT personally I would advise against gun down because when there is that kind of money involved you simply will not be able to enforce it evenly and fairly. It's just too likely that one nation will accuse another of their winners cheating; just throw good, hard and technical targets and let people compete. Do not allow the possibility of sour grapes tarnish what should prove to possibly be the greatest contest we have ever had.


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#17 wynno

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Posted 30 December 2013 - 03:54 PM

If it is a fitasc in all but name, who are they going to use as ref's



#18 Steve Lovatt

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Posted 30 December 2013 - 07:33 PM

hey cyril , george who ?????????


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#19 shootinguru

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Posted 30 December 2013 - 10:47 PM

George who??????? Why the BIG man who else? :fie:  :fie: 



#20 DoubleBarrelledDon

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Posted 30 December 2013 - 10:53 PM

gonna be pretty special....going out for the Brit and Yank mags, and as the entry is free I might just take my gun as well.... ;)






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