NVWG Events: Air Guns

14723793519_4e7ab61953_oAir Pistol

10m distance, 60 shot event. Competition is two hours in length, indoor range. The location is typically at the NVWG athlete hotel or at the host convention center, space permitting.

Equipment:

  • Air Pistol, 4.5mm (.177 caliber)
  • No air pistol producing muzzle velocities above 750 fps allowed
  • No air pistol with repeating capabilities allowed
  • Flathead pellets only
  • All equipment is inspected prior to use on range

For more information:
IPC Shooting Rules / USA Shooting
http://www.usashooting.org

Air Rifle

Air Rifle competition consists of SH1 (competitors who do not use a rifle support stand), SH2 (competitors who need to use a rifle support stand) and SH3 (visual impairment). Competition is further divided by division and gender.

The competition will be a prone event (both elbows rest on the table). 10m distance, 60 shot event over 3 timed stages. Competition is an hour and 15 min in length, indoor range. The location is typically at the NVWG athlete hotel or at the host convention center, space permitting.

Equipment:

  • Air Rifle, (.177 caliber)
  • No air rifle producing muzzle velocities above 750 fps allowed
  • No air rifle with repeating capabilities allowed
  • Flathead pellets only
  • All equipment is inspected prior to use on range

For more information:
IPC Shooting Rules / USA Shooting
http://www.usashooting.org