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PROGRAMME  -  50 Metre Rifle
See entry form for squad times

The 50 metre rifle events will be held at the Sinclair Range, St  John's.  This is in the centre of the Island and approximately a 20 minute drive from Douglas.  The Range has 24 permanently installed Sius electronic targets.  There is a large covered firing area and a Clubhouse with refreshments throughout the day.  The Clubhouse and facilities are wheelchair friendly.  See the side panel for maps.

Events will be run in accordance with the current ISSF Rulebook.

Thursday has free training available all day.

Friday has free training available up to noon and the 3 Positions match starting with a call to the line at 12.00 noon.

Saturday has four prone squads.  These are classified (see the entry form for details).

Sunday also has four prone squads with prone finals (separate Men and Women) following after Squad D.

Equipment Control:
An ISSF equipment control service will be available.

Shooting mats:
Shooting mats are provided as part of the Range equipment.  Do NOT bring your own.

NB:  All shooting is on Sius electronic targets and instruction will be given to anyone uncertain about use of the equipment.

Good Friday, 29th March

The Range is available for training between 9.00am and 12 noon.
1.  3 Positions Rifle Men
         A 3x20 event.
2.  3 Positions Rifle Women
         A 3x20 event.

Saturday 30th March
3.   Prone 60 shots

An individual 60 shot prone event, with Class A, B, C, Junior (U21) and Veteran (60+) awards.

4.   Women's Open Championship

An individual prone event for women comprising 60 shots on both Saturday and Sunday.  Targets are shot concurrently with Competition 3 (Sat) and Competition 6 (Sun). Automatic entry, and it's FREE!

5.   Blind Pairs - a competition with just a hint of Easter fun about it!

We pair you up by random draw once things have started.  Each member shoots 60 shots, concurrent with Competition 3.  Entry is FREE!

Easter Sunday, 31st March
6.   Prone 60 shots, with Finals

An individual prone event comprising 60 shots Qualification and Final.  Separate Finals for Men and Women.  Class awards across A, B, C, Junior (U21) and Veteran (60+) will also be made based on the 60 shot Qualification.

7. Teams of 2 - Teams must be nominated prior to any member shooting

An event for teams of 2, each member shooting 60 shots.  Targets are shot concurrently with Competition 6. Entries can be made via the entry form or on the day.

8.  Open Weekend Aggregate

Awarded to the competitor with the highest aggregate Qualification scores from the 60 shot prone events, Competitions 3 and 6.  NB: A separate entry is required for this competition.

How to enter
Entry form

Temporary firearms permit application form

Travel Notification form
(See Travel page)


Where's the range?
Satnav post code: IM4 3AU

Click here for Google map

Printable map: Douglas to Sinclair Range

Printable map: exiting Douglas

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