Right outside Colle Val d’Elsa and within striking distance from Palazzo San Lorenzo, you can enjoy of the numerous sport and leisure activities offered by the town sport club, where, apart a golf field, tennis clubs and a beautiful Olympic swimming pool, you’ll also find an important section of Shooting National Range, dated back to the end of 1800.
Various interventions sponsored by the Ministry of Defence, the town and the members of the section, aimed to repair the damages occurred during the Second World War, gave to the town one of the most modern shooting galleries of the territory.
The facility include a rifle range for long-distances weapons and on request even one for short distance weapons, with 8 lines of fire with targets at 100, 200 and 300 meters. Have also been installed automatic system to raise the targets on the lines of fire of 100, 200 and 300 meters. It’s also been activated a system to check the targets 300 meters far using a screen. As every year the section of shooting range in Colle Val d’Elsa will be the scenery of different kind of competitions.