CODOGNO is the craddle for bench rest shooters in Europe
The range is 30 miles south east of Milano ( North Italy ) and was the first range to hold a Benchrest meeting in Europe 
at the beginning of the 70's sponsored by a few enthusiast.
The Range is flat from 0 to 300 meter, usually with gentle winds but with strong mirage.
 It is very well equipped with all seasons covered benches, loading rooms, cleaning rooms, club house and restaurant.

Polar coordinates 45 08' 50.59"N, 9 42' 06.32"E
Detailed Local Forecast

Picture about the First European Benchrest competition in Codogno in 1982  with France, Germany, Italy and Switzerland competitors.

35 shooters gathered in CODOGNO coming from Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Italy , Monaco and Netherland

for 3 day competition in Heavy Varmint 100/200/300 meter on September 22nd to 24th for the 2017 edition.

A 2 gun 100/200 and a 2 Gun 100/200/300 is computed with the LV spring edition.

Weather conditions were fair, with ligth wind. Temperatures were normal for the season, average 15 C.

As usually, G Prandini, Codogno Shooting Range President, with his staff made the competition running smooth.

Pictures courtesy of A Clavarino.

HV 100 Agg
1st D Dalaglio
2nd L Paoni
3rd W Huwel
small group A Throner

HV 200 Agg
1st & small group
Luca Paoni
2nd R Martini
3rd A Lenzi


HV 300 Agg
1st JP Lefevre
2nd & small group
M Mei

3rd A Throner

100/200 Grand Agg
1st L Paoni
2nd R Martini

3rd G Dapian
4th M Mei

5th D Dalaglio

100/200/300 Grand Agg
1st M Mei
2nd L Paoni
3rd G Dapian
4th R Martini
5th A Throner

2 Gun Agg 100/200
1st L Paoni
2nd G Dapian
3rd R Martini
4th L Bonacina
5th M Mei

2 Gun Agg 100/200/300
1st L Paoni
2nd G Dapian
3rd M Mei
4th L Bonacina
5th R Martini