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Michael Coates Clay Shooting

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A fantastic way to learn to shoot

Mike was an extremely helpful and friendly teacher on our visit. As a group of various experience... read more

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Hawker56
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Bradwell on Sea, United Kingdom
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Hooked!

First time clay shooting and Mike was brilliant, very informative and helpful. Had such a good time... read more

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Sarah B
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Windermere, United Kingdom
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Providing clay pigeon shooting for beginners, intermediate and more experienced shooters all over the lake district, with our main site between Windermere and Kendal. Fantastic scenic setting with a log burner if its cold and cover if its raining...more
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32 Serpentine Road, Windermere LA9 4PD, England
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

I booked a session of clay pigeon shooting, with Michael, for my son and I on his 21st birthday. Michael was a fantastic, enthusiastic and knowledgeable teacher. The only downside was that my son hit more clays than me, which he hasn't let me forget!...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Mike was an extremely helpful and friendly teacher on our visit. As a group of various experience with shooting, Mike tailored our lesson to our individual needs, providing coaching on our posture as well as targeting the clays. Has really encouraged me to continue practicing...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

First time clay shooting and Mike was brilliant, very informative and helpful. Had such a good time with my husband as a treat to celebrate our 10th anniversary, we've loved it so much we are going to book again very soon!

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Booked Mike for a trip with Q3 top performers at The Samling lake Windermere What a great guy, coach and trainer Passionate about his business and told his dad he could. love that

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Michael C, Owner at Michael Coates Clay Shooting, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Bart, thank you, it was great meeting you all yesterday, great group of guys!!! Hope to see you all again Mike

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Today we have been visited Michael's clay pigeon shooting. First I didn't want to have a go, but Michael encouraged me to try it. It turned out that I enjoyed it. I had a great time. In the future I will definitely have another go....More

Thank Claudya S
Michael C, Owner at Michael Coates Clay Shooting, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Claudya, its great when we get someone that’s nervous or had a bad first experience. Once your persuaded to give it a quick go again and we get the position right it’s rather addictive😊. Thank you

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our bride-to-be arranged for her hens to have a go at clay pigeon shooting with Mike and what a brilliant morning we had. Very patient and he took time to really explain about the right techniques. We had a blast! Thank you - would highly...More

Thank Julie S
Michael C, Owner at Michael Coates Clay Shooting, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Julie,, Thank you so much, you were all fantastic fun and a pleasure to coach. Thank you. Mike

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were 8 ladies shooting with Mike this morning. He was an excellent teacher, very patient and we had a great time. He took the time to explain to us how to shoot properly and lots of top tips on technique. Would highly recommend.

Thank Josiwswales
Michael C, Owner at Michael Coates Clay Shooting, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Josi, thank you so much, really glad you enjoyed it! Hope you liked the photos 😊. Hope you all have a great day in Dec.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great shared experience , we picked Michael off the excellent reviews and we where not disappointed. Neither of us had done anything like this before but everything was clearly and professionally explained , nothing was rushed and good attention to safety was adhered to....More

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Michael C, Owner at Michael Coates Clay Shooting, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much, really glad you enjoyed it Mike

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I fancied giving Clay Pigeon shooting a go and travelled up to the Lakes for the day after discovering Michael Coates through a Google search. His tuition was excellent and we were very impressed with his knowledge and ability to know exactly...More

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Michael C, Owner at Michael Coates Clay Shooting, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Paul, thank you so much, very happy you enjoyed it and hope to see you again on a return visit 😊 Mike

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Organising a relaxed stag do isn’t a relaxing experience, however Michael was really accommodating with the change of date. Michael is a fantastic teacher and for someone who had never shot before I was Nervous that I would miss most of the clays - this...More

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Michael C, Owner at Michael Coates Clay Shooting, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Tim, thank you so much, so glad we could rearrange from February and everyone made it. Thank you ! Oh the group photo went on our fb page tonight.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a half-term treat that was both educational and enjoyable. The afternoon was bright and sunny and Mike's tuition was excellent; recommended.

Thank Stephen L
Michael C, Owner at Michael Coates Clay Shooting, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you, really glad you enjoyed it! Thanks

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joesol123
4 March 2017|
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Response from michaelcO4740QG | Property representative |
I am sorry this question has only just one on my timeline! We run a shoot at the Wild Boar Inn at Crook. The cost is £49 per person (min of two) which is for private tuition for your group. You then add on your choice of... More
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Jake A
26 January 2017|
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Response from Michael-Coates | Property representative |
Hi jake, thanks for the enquiry, it would depend on how many people and Venus. If you want to give me a call I can discuss options. Regards. Mike 07814 030249
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Jake A
25 January 2017|
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Response from michaelcO4740QG | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. We can fit you in from the Monday onwards . We run a shoot at the Wild Boar Inn at Crook. The cost is £49 per person (min of two) which is for private tuition for your group. You then add on your... More
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