Capreolus Club Launches at Annabel's
- Wednesday, 06 May 2015
Designed exclusively for Deer Stalkers and hunters of large game, the London based Capreolus Club hosts a launch party for new members, at the world famous Annabel’s in Mayfair.
The 23rd April 2015 saw the premiere of the eagerly anticipated Capreolus Club. Formed as an exclusive members club for deer stalkers and hunters of large game, the Capreolus Club welcomed amongst its guests, a host of industry professionals and prospective members.
(Above/Left: Peter Antoniou from Swarovski Optik. Above/Right: Simon Rood from William Evans and Olivier Leclercq from Rigby discuss rifles)
On display in Annabel’s bijous private dining room, were a selection of rifles from gun makers, William Evans and quality optics from Swarovski. Annabel’s staff bustled about the Club offering guests Champagne and choice Canapes, as the evening jollied along amongst excited talk of guns and hunting.
(Above: New Capreolus Club members get an opportunity to meet and network)
Along with prospective members, forming an important part of the event were representatives from BASC, Swarovski Optik, London gun makers Holland & Holland, William Evans and Rigby.
(Below/Left: Patricia Pugh from Rigby speaks with Allan Utermark & Andrew Ambrose from Holland & Holland)
As the evening progressed Club Chair Peter Jones, outlined his ambition in seeing the Club encapsulate the highest standards in Large Game Hunting, with a strong ethos of encouraging a betterment of species. Peter’s speech was followed by fellow Director James Mott who presented some of the club's forthcoming events.
(Above: Capreolus Club Directors Peter Jones (left) & James Mott (far right)
Rhino Vita Dart hunting, Driven Boar, Running Deer at the British Sporting Rifle Club and trips to the Highlands were on offer to Capreolus Club members in the coming months, along with future social networking events at other prestigious London venues.
(Above/Left: Capreolus Club's Peter Jones sets out the clubs ambition to represent the very best in Large Game hunting, with a view to the betterment of species)
(Natalie Humphreys - Capreolus Club Events Organiser)