National Rifle Association of India

Abhinav Bindra Elected Chairman of International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Athletes Committee

First Indian to Receive this Honour. Also Becomes Member of ISSF Administrative Council as a Result

New Delhi, October 30, 2014: Abhinav Bindra, ace shooter and the country’s only individual Olympic Gold medalist, has been elected Chairman of the International Shooting Sport Federation’s (ISSF) Athletes Committee. The ISSF, which is the world body representing the sport of shooting, confirmed this today in a letter, a copy of which was marked to the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI), the representative body of the sport in India. Abhinav, will be the first Indian shooter to be bestowed with this honour. By virtue of being Chairman of the Athletes Committee, Abhinav will also now become a member of the Administrative Council of the ISSF.

Reacting to the development, Abhinav Bindra said, “It is a great honour, not only for me personally but also for the country as a whole. Athletes make the sport come alive. As such, this honour comes with the great responsibility of representing the views and concerns of shooting athletes from across the globe appropriately, effectively and in a balanced manner towards the betterment of the sport, and I look forward to doing justice towards serving that end.”

The NRAI President, Raninder Singh, said, “ It is a matter of great pride for the whole Indian shooting fraternity that Abhinav has been elected to such a prestigious position. He has always been eager to do his bit for the athletes and the sport of shooting. He has also been very proactive within the NRAI itself in trying to raise the bar of Indian shooting continuously. We are confident that he will shine as always in this new responsibility as well and wish him all the very best.”

It can be recalled that Abhinav was re-elected member of the ISSF Athletes Committee in elections held last month in Granada, Spain for a second time.

1st INDO-BHUTAN BIG BORE SHOOTING CHAMPIONSHIP-2014 RESULT

TENTATIVE DATES / PROGRAM FOR 58th NSCC - 2014 TO BE HELD AT PUNE FROM 12 TO 24 DEC 2014.

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FORMATION OF SUB COMMITTEES

The President NRAI has formed various Sub Committes for the smooth functioning of NRAI. The communique dated 6th October 2014.

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TEAM SELECTED FOR 4th ASIAN SHOTGUN CHAMPIONSHIP, UAE

TEAM SELECTED FOR INDO-BHUTAN BIG BORE SHOOTING CHAMPIONSHIP

TRIALS FOR 24 AIGVMSC (SHOTGUN)

STAGING OF 58th NATIONAL SHOOTING CHAMPIONSHIP IN SHOTGUN EVENTS AT NEW MOTI BAGH GUN CLUB, PATIALA FROM 14TH TO 27TH NOVEMBER 2014

The 58th National Shooting Championship Competitions (NSCC) in Shotgun events will be organized and conducted by the National Rifle Association of India with the kind support of New Moti Bagh Gun Club at their new range at NMBGC Range, Patiala from 14th to 27th November 2014.

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  1. 58th National Shotgun Shooting Championship Circular
  2. 58th National Shotgun Shooting Championship Entry Form

 

Staging of 6th South Zone Shotgun Shooting Championship 2014 in Shotgun (ISSF) events at Sports Authority of Telangana State, Shooting Ranges, Gachibowli, Hyderabad from 26th to 31st October 2014

The 6th South Zone Shotgun Shooting Championship2014 in Shotgun (ISSF) events will be held at Sports Authority of Telangana State, Shooting Ranges, Gachibowli, Hyderabad from 26th to 31st October 2014 as per rules and regulations under NRAI Match Book 2013.

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ISSF Honors President NRAI

During the ISSF World Championship at Granada, Spain, Mr. Olegario Vazquez Rana , President of the ISSF has awarded a ‘Diploma of Honor’ and Trophy to Shri Raninder Singh, President of National Rifle Association of India in appreciation of his services for the Shooting Sport.

 

 

 

 

 

TRIALS FOR 24 AIGVMSC (SHOTGUN)

It has been decided to conduct trials at New Moti Bagh Gun Club, Patiala on 3rd and 4th October 2014 for the shooters who could not qualify for 24 AIGVMSC in shotgun events. All the expenses towards conduct of trials will be borne by the shooters. Clays birds will be available at range. Shooters desirous of participating trials should arrange ammunition for trials. Trials will be conducted by Mr P S Sodhi and Mr Amarjang.
Please contact Mr Amarjang for further details. His mobile no. is 9216909090.
Shooters achieving MQS as per rule 1.4 of NRAI Match Book will be permitted to participate in 24 AIGVMSC.

 

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