Tag Archives: On the hunt

Final stop, 01st November 2014

Events

Stalking

Our last day of the incredible Variety Tour starts again very early. Today it is the first day of the Chinese Water Deer season. Chinese water deer were first introduced into Great Britain in the 1870s. The animals were kept in the London Zoo until 1896, when Herbrand Russell oversaw their transferral to Woburn Abbey, Bedfordshire.

More of the animals were imported and added to the herd over the next three decades. Today the area around Bedford is well known for its huge population of this species.Today we are concentrating on female CWD and there comes the challenge...
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Fourth stop, 31st October 2014

Events

On the hunt

We are still in the amazing and “typical British” town Stow-on-the-wald and after everyone got the maximum amount of five hours sleep we are ready to hunt some more.

Although we were all pretty tired, you could feel that the excitement of experiencing more of the amazing hunting days and thorough product testing here in UK just killed off all the tiredness. And we got the reward...
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Second stop, 29th October 2014

Events

We started this day at the legendary shooting ranges at Bisley – the very cradle of competition shooting, dating back more than 140 years. The challenge today was shooting at the traditional 1,100 yard range (App. 1000 meters) with the new standard of hunting scopes – the impressive ZEISS VICTORY V8 2.5-20×56 scope…

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Moments made by ZEISS

For more than 165 years, we at ZEISS have been impressively demonstrating that we will not be satisfied with the status quo when it comes to optics. We repeatedly inspire our customers and help them achieve the utmost through the use of our products. Our customers are driven by passion. Passion for their hobby, passion for hunting.

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