Membership and Announcements Cape Nova
The short answer is: you have to be at least 16 years old and you have to hold a valid Canadian Firearms Licence.
In order to get a firearms licence you have to pass a background check with the RCMP and you have to successfully complete a course and a test.
Well, and of course you have to comply with the values and regulations of our club.
We see our club’s teammates as friends.
Being a Member of Cape Nova
This is your opportunity to engage in a healthy and active lifestyle through sport. Our club is also a collection of values. We are serving the local community and maintain these to develop a strong club culture. We are proud of being part of this community institution. Aside from sports and cultural-based reasoning, our members are also involved in our club for social reasons.
Wanted: New Cape Nova Members and Sponsors
Become a Member Now
If you are law abiding Canadian citizen or Permanent Resident, sharing the passion of sport shooting with us, and you think
you will blend into our club, we invite you to contact us for additional information.
The CAPE NOVA RIFLE & REVOLVER CLUB MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION form you can download as a printable pdf-file here.
The CAPE NOVA RIFLE & REVOLVER CLUB By-Laws you can see as a pdf file here.
Besides our shootings we usually have several meetings a year.
Our annual meeting will be held in fall each year.
Information, agendas and documents to our meetings you can get on request, and will be handed out during our meetings.
Weather permitting, we meet once a month for shooting at the Queensville Shooting Range.
There are more club shoots in between on short notice and on request.
Our fiscal year ends on September 30th of each year.
Membership dues are required to be renewed by this date.
If you are not able to attend the Annual Meeting in early October and you cannot pay your dues then, please forward a cheque or money order, payable to Cape Nova Rifle & Revolver Club to:
Wilson Cameron in advance. Please contact Wilson by phone or by e-mail for more details.
ARTICLE 8 DUES
A: The annual membership fee shall be paid in advance and will be in the amount of fifty dollars ($50.00).
B: Membership in the Club shall be contingent upon each applicant paying the prescribed fee, compliance with the application procedure set forth in Article 4
and acceptance by the Executive of any required application form.
C: Membership privileges will not be permitted until the full club membership fees have been paid.
D: Yearly membership dues must be paid by October 31st of each year. Failure to do so will result in exclusion from the Club.
The Cape Nova Rifle and Revolver Club
Shoot Schedule 2021
To download or to print-out the shoot schedule, please click here.
Sunday, May 30 Rifle & Handgun
Sunday, June 27 Skeet & Handgun
Sunday, July 11 Rifle & Handgun
Sunday, July 25 Skeet & Handgun
Sunday, August 15 Rifle & Handgun
Sunday, September 12 Skeet & Handgun
Sunday, October 3 Rifle & Handgun
Sunday, October 17 Skeet & handgun or Sight In Day
Don’t forget: Safety is the highest priority at the range at any given time!
In 1902, the English politician and game shooting enthusiast Mark Hanbury Beaufoy wrote some much-quoted verses on gun safety, including many salient points.
If a sportsman true you'd be,
Listen carefully to me:
Never, never, let your gun,
Pointed be at anyone ...
Yes, these verses might be over hundred years old, be they are still very true in our days.
Cape Nova - Sport Shooting the Cape Breton Way since 1979 ...
Attention Cape Nova Members:
Because of Covid-19 restrictions our annual membership meeting for fall 2020 has been postponed.
Further information coming soon.
Cape Nova Announcements
6 April 2021 - Thank you David Thorne
A special thank you to one of our members, David Thorne, who has kept the entrance to the Firearms Range open this winter without being asked to do so. David also has repaired the target stands when necessary.
1 April 2021 - IPSC Black Badge Certification Course in Nova Scotia May 8/9
The next IPSC Black Badge Certification Course in Nova Scotia now scheduled for May 8/9 at the Atlantic Marksmen Association Indoor Range facilities in Dartmouth.
For more information you can download this document here.
March 2021 - Thank you David Thorne
As of today, we are set up to accept payment of your membership dues per e-mail transfer.
In order to safely receive your e-mail transfer, please call Wilson to give him a secure password over the phone.
Attention: Do not send your password through e-mail!
Detailed instructions can be found here: Interac e-Transfer
If you have question, feel free to contact Roland for help.
Further information coming soon.
If you should have something to announce on this website, please contact Wilson or Roland.