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Five Minutes with Eley Hawk Sponsored Shooter, Tristan Hockey.


Discipline/Quarry: Sporting, Sportrap, Skeet, Compak

My main discipline is Sporting and Compak but I also shoot a lot of Sportrap and Skeet.


How long have you used Eley cartridges?

Three years now and would not change from the Eley VIP Feds they are awesome.


Favourite load(s) and why:

VIP Federations in a 12G 8 and 6.5, also Superbs are very nice.


What do you love most about Eley cartridges?:

Ever consistent they have never let me down, smooth and their pattern is superb.


Gun(s) used:

Custom Salvinelli 12G


Greatest shooting achievement:

Winning several English and British titles in Sporting and Sportrap and Skeet as a Junior and Colt and representing GB in Spain 2022 for the Compak team.


Competitions won in last five years:

Grand Masters 2022 Register Sporting

Blaser Cup

Essex Masters 2022

Compak Masters British 2021

British Grand Prix – Gold u18s

Kent DTL Champion 2018 & 2019 among others.


Favourite ground/shoot:

Dartford Clay Shooting Club & Highlodge.


Most valuable tips:

Never let your head drop, and train and shoot as much as you can.


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