Darryn Nicholls

ABOUT DARRYN

26 September 1967

Darryn was born in Broken Hill and currently owns and operates his family business, Nicholls Printers. In his spare time, Darryn enjoys fishing, boating and hunting. Darryn is a competitive clay target shooter and has achieved a significant amount of success in the sport.

ACHIEVEMENTS

2015
• South Australian State Open Team Australian National Handicap Winner (Off 25m).
• Australian National Double Barrel Champion (New Australian Record, only person ever to win 3 consecutive years) 2,685 straight and counting, still to continue in 2016.
• Doug Smith Medal Winner.
• Awarded Australian Grand Slam Recipient.
• Awarded Australian National Long Break Record (1553 Straight).
• Awarded Australian National Mackintosh Team Perfect Score (500/500).
• Australian Masters Award – 15m – 800 Break (Double Grand Slam Score Needed) National 25m Champion.
• Australian Open Team ‘Australian Team High Gun.

2014
• Australian National Double Barrel Champion.
• Australian National Single Barrel Champion (New Australian Record 234).
• Australian National Point score Runner Up.
• Australian National Double Rise Runner Up.
• Australian National Family Deauville Doubles Runner Up.
• Australian National High Gun (New Australian Record).
• *No.1 Australian Open Team.
• Australian Mackintosh Team.
• Doug Smith Medal Winner.
• Achieved Australian National Long Break Record of 1553 Straight.
• South Australian State Single Barrel Champion.
• South Australian State Double Barrel Champion.
• South Australian State Open Team.
• Awarded South Australian Presidential Medal in Recognition of Achievements.
• Inducted into South Australian State DTL Hall Of Fame.
• New Zealand National Mini’s Champion.
• New Zealand National High Gun.
• Bronze Medal at World DTL Championships, (Held at Waikato Gun Club, New Zealand, Score: 969/975).

2013
• Australian National High Gun (New Australian Record).
• Australian National Double Barrel Champion (New Australian Record 1038).
• Australian National Double Rise Champion.
• Australian National Champion of Champions Winner.
• Australian National Family Deauville Doubles Runner Up.
• Australian Open Team.
• Australian Mackintosh Team.
• South Australian State High Gun.
• South Australian State Open Team.
• Inducted into the Australian AA Elite Members.

2012
• Australian Open Team.
• Australian National Double Barrel Runner Up (994 Straight).
• Australian Mackintosh Team.
• New Zealand National Point score Runner Up.
• New Zealand Glenn Cup Team Captain.
• Doug Smith Medal Winner.
• South Australian State Double Rise Champion.

2011
• Australian Open Team.
• Australian Team High Gun.
• Australian National High Gun.
• Australian National Double Rise Champion.
• Winning Mackintosh Team Shooter.
• South Australian State Open Team.

2010
• World Champion (9th World DTL Championships, held at the Valley Gun Club, Paarl, South Africa, Score: 1047 /1050).
• South African National Single Barrel Champion.
• South Australian Double Barrel Champion.
• South Australian State Open Team.
• South Australian State Team High Gun.

2006
• South Australian Team High Gun.

2005
• Australian National Champion of Champions Runner Up.

2000
• South Australian Pointscore Champion.
• South Australian Team High Gun.

1999
• Australian National Double Barrel Champion.
• South Australian High Gun.
• South Australian Team High Gun.

1994
• South Australian State Double Barrel Champion.