About Us



 Braces offer comprehensive and friendly start to finish help for people wishing to start all types of shooting. With our trained staff, shooting ranges and fully stocked shop we are well equipped and actively want to help people start shooting. Questions are always welcomed! 

Please click the link below for more information on the various types of shooting, how to get into them and licence application forms. 

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About Braces

Braces Of Bristol was established to provide quality country sporting equipment, with a focus on providing an excellent customer experience and after care service. We are main dealers for gun makers such as Beretta, Browning, Blaser and Caesar Guerini amongst many others. We also hold a large selection of second hand guns with over 300 guns on site. We are able to supply a suitable shotgun for all shooters and budgets. We are proud to stock clothing and lifestyle brands Barbour, Musto and Le Chameau. With everything from footwear to tweed, from dog walking to game shooting, we can provide you with the suitable attire for any occasion. Whether you are an experienced shot or just getting started, we stock Air Rifles, Air Pistols, Shotguns and Rifles.

Click here for a full list of our guns


The Team

Here at Braces we are a family focused friendly team. Daniel Pool opened the doors in 2010 with Dan Carroll joining the team shortly after. Daniel Pool (Dan#1) is the Managing Director, spending his time ensuring the smooth day to day running of Braces.

John Pool is our resident coaching expert and alongside Dan#1 and Jack manages the targets at Braces Clay Shooting School.
He is well qualified, having captained the Great Britain FITASC Team and lifted trophies such as the FITASC World Cup.

Dan Carroll (Dan#2) is the shop manager a wealth of knowledge on Airguns and Rifles. Being a qualified Daystate technician, he is our resident Air Rifle expert with a keen interest in Shotguns and Rifles. Dan#2 shoots a Blaser R8 rifle and is often out in the field stalking. Jack has been shooting for years and although young is well versed in all aspects of shooting. Jack shoots regularly and also manages the clay shooting grounds.

Here at Braces advice is free and we welcome questions, by all means get in touch by clicking here or even better come on into the shop and see us!

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