Amendment to Standard Shooting Rules

The following amendment to Standard Shooting Rules has been approved and will become effective as from 1st March 2018.

CHAPTER 3.
Rule 3.1.1.4     The weight of the rifle with all attachments excluding the sling shall not exceed 7 KG.
Rule 3.1.3.2     The minimum trigger pull shall be 500 gms (1/2 KG).

CHAPTER 20.
Rule 20.11.1     The minimum trigger pull shall be 500 gms (1/2 KG).

CHAPTER 16.  SERVICE RIFLE SHOOTING
Rule 16.9.7       Barricade Assist Position -BAP.  Specifically constructed wall type barricades, and objects (man-made or natural).  Barricades can be placed on the firing point in the firer’s lane, making the firer adopt alternative firing positions as the barricades and match instructions dictate.  A sling, if fitted, may be used as an aid to steadying the rifle. The butt of the rifle is to be placed against the shoulder.  The rifle is to be held with both hands, thereby maintaining complete control.

CHAPTER 13.  TARGETS
Rule 13.7           At the discretion of the competition organizing body a target identification number may be placed on the target face or edge of the target frame to allow F Class shooters better identification of their target.  If the identification system is used the position or size of the identifying number must not have any effect on a Target Rifle Shooter when aiming, sighting, or firing their shot.