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XXI All India Kumar Surendra Singh Inter School Shooting Championship 2017 in Air Weapon events at Sunbeam Academy, Varanasi from 2nd to 8th October, 2017


NRAI 28 Jul 2017 , This is to inform you that the XXI All India Kumar Surendra Singh Inter School Shooting Championship 2017 in Air Weapon events will be held at Sunbeam Academy, Varanasi from 2nd to 8th October 2017. It will be conducted by the U.P. State Rifle Association under the patronage of NRAI, as per the program attached. Shooters from schools all over the country are invited to participate in this Championship. The terms and conditions are as under:-

Circular

Entry Form


Haryana’s Chinki Yadav Stars on Day One of XVII Kumar Surendra Singh Memorial Shooting Championships


NRAI 27 Jul 2017 , New Delhi, July 27, 2017: Bhopal’sChinki Yadav, overcame the likes of former World number one Heena Sidhu to win the 25M Pistol Women’s event at the XVII Kumar Surendra Singh (KSS) Memorial Shooting Championship 2017 which got underway in the capital’s Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Range. The youngster also won Bronze in the Junior Women’s section of the event to emerge the outright star on day one.

Chinki qualified fifth for the eight-woman final but held her nerves in the 10 five-shot series final to emerge triumphant with a score of 34. India international Rahi Sarnobat of Maharashtra won Silver with a score of 30 while Heena Sidhu won Bronze with 27.Rahi however won Gold in the Women’s Team event when together with compatriots Shreya Gawande and Saee  Godbole logged 1713 points overall to beat Haryana and the Heena Sidhu led ONGC to Silver and Bronze positions respectively.

Gauri Sheoran of Haryana clinched the Junior Women’s title getting the better of teammate Muskan 31-27 in the Final. Chinki shot 24 to settle for the Bronze.

In the Men’s 50M Pistol event, Punjab’s Tinjit Dhanota won Gold while teammate Arjun Singh Cheema won Silver and the experienced army marksman Gurpal Singh won the Bronze medalrespectively.

Arjun also won Silver in the Junior Men’s 50M Pistol where Junior India star Anmol Jain of Haryana won the Gold. Shubham Baliyan of Delhi won the Bronze. The eight-man final field had among others the likes of Olympians Jitu Rai and P.N.Prakash in the fray.

Arjun won his third Silver of the day in the Men’s 50M Pistol Team event, where Army Team led by JituRai, Gurpal Singh and Jai Singh won the Gold. The Navy team won Bronze.

Day two will see the Rifle events hold forth. The XVII KSS Memorial Shooting Championship 2017 concludes on August 1, 2017, following which the rifle and pistol shooters move on to the third and fourth selection trials of the year, which will help select the Indian team for the Commonwealth Shooting Championship scheduled for October-November this year in Australia.
 


STAGING OF XXVII ALL INDIA G. V. MAVALANKAR SHOOTING CHAMPIONSHIP IN SHOTGUN EVENTS AT NEW MOTIBAGH GUN CLUB AT PATIALA, PUNJAB FROM 21ST TO 28TH SEPTEMBER 2017.


NRAI,NEW DELHI 25 Jul 2017 , It has been decided to hold XXVII All India G. V. Mavalankar Shooting Championship in Shotgun events at New Motibagh Gun Club at Patiala, Punjab from 21st to 28th September 2017 as detailed in the program attached at Appendix “A”.  This will be organized by the National Rifle Association of India and conducted by the Punjab Rifle Shooting Association, Punjab.

Circular

Entry Form


STAGING OF XXVII ALL INDIA G. V. MAVALANKAR SHOOTING CHAMPIONSHIP IN SMALL BORE RIFLE/PISTOL EVENTS AT MUMBAI, MAHARASHTRA FROM 14th to 26th SEPTEMBER 2017.


NRAI,NEW DELHI 25 Jul 2017 , It has been decided to hold XXVII All India G. V. Mavalankar Shooting Championship in Small Bore Rifle/ Pistol events at MRA Shooting Ranges, Mumbai, Maharashtra from 14th to 26th September 2017 as detailed in the program attached at Appendix “A”.  This will be conducted by Maharashtra Rifle Association, an affiliate of National Rifle Association of India under the patronage of the National Rifle Association of India.

Circular

Entry Form


Information of athletes returning from abroad training/competition to NADA-reg


NRAI,NEW DELHI 20 Jul 2017 ,

Letter


Appointment of a Foreign Coach in the discipline of Shooting in Trap and Double Trap event (Junior category)-Advertisement regarding.


NRAI,NEW DELHI 20 Jul 2017 ,

Letter


9th South Zone Shooting Championship, Chennai, Tamil Nadu


NRAI 15 Jul 2017 , The 9th South Zone Shooting Championship in Small Bore Rifle/Pistol (NR) events will be held at Chennai from 23rd to 27th August 2018. The detailed circular and entry form are attached for your information and necessary action.


Entry Form

Circular


EMINENT PERSONALITIES OF NRAI


NRAI,NEW DELHI 14 Jul 2017 , Mr. Raninder Singh, President National Rifle Association of India, during the General Body meeting held on 8th July 2017 at Mohali, Punjab has nominated the following eminent personalities as:
 
Shri Avtar Singh Sethi – Life President, NRAI
Shri N S Rana – Chairman Emeritus, NRAI
Shri T S Dhillon – Life Vice President, NRAI
Shri Sanjeev Bahl – Vice Chairman Emeritus, NRAI
 
The updated list of Eminent Personalities is as under:
 
Life Presidents, NRAI
 
Raja Randhir Singh
Shri Avtar Singh Sethi
 
Life Vice Presidents, NRAI
 
Prof Sunny Thomas
Shri T S Dhillon
 
Patron in Chief
 
Shri Navin Jindal
 
Patron
 
Shri Jagjit Singh
 
Chairman Emeritus NRAI
 
Shri N S Rana
 
Vice Chairman Emeritus NRAI
 
Shri Sanjeev Bahl
 


Final list of candidates for the ISSF D Course for coaches (Pistol and Rifle)


NRAI,NEW DELHI 12 Jul 2017 , The final list of candidates for the ISSF D Course for coaches (Pistol and Rifle) from the 2nd to the 4th of August 2017. 

Rifle

Pistol


ELECTIONS OF NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION OF INDIA (NRAI)


NRAI 08 Jul 2017 , The elections of NRAI were held today at PCA Cricket Ground, Mohali, Punjab Mr. Raninder Singh, the incumbent President was successfully re elected for third term of four years. He defeated Mr. Shyam Singh Yadav with a sweeping margin. Mr. Raninder Singh got 89 valid votes out of 90 votes. Mr. Shyam Singh Yadav got one vote.

Mr. D V Seetharama Rao was unanimously re elected as Secretary General for the second term. Similarly, Mr. Karan Kumar was elected as Treasurer of the Association. He replaced Mr. Sanjeev Bahl, who completed his second term as Treasurer.

There are many new faced inducted in the Governing Body of NRAI. Mr. K N Singh Deo, M.P. has been unanimously elected as Senior Vice President. He hails from Orissa is a member of Parliament (Lok Sabha)

The members for the posts of Senior Vice President, Secretary General, Joint Secretary Generals, Treasurer and Members of Governing Body of NRAI were elected unanimously. Elections were conducted for the posts of President, Vice Presidents (8) and Hony. Secretaries (6).
 



List of Office Bearers and Members of the Governing Body


Raninder Singh Re-elected NRAI President


NRAI 08 Jul 2017 , Kalikesh Narayan Singh Deo Also Elected Senior Vice President Unanimously
 
New Delhi, July 8, 2017: Mr. Raninder Singh, was re-elected President of the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI), for a fresh four-year term. In the elections conducted at the PCA Stadium premises in Mohali, Mr. Singh won with an overwhelming 89-1 margin over Mr. Shyam Singh Yadav, President, Uttar Pradesh Rifle Association. Also elected unanimously where Mr. Kalikesh Narain Singh Deo as Senior Vice President and the incumbent Secretary General, Mr. DV Seetharama Rao. It would be Mr. Rao's second term as well.
 
In the vote of thanks, Mr. Raninder Singh said that the NRAI had recently taken cognizance of the 18% Goods and Services Tax (GST) levied on all imports, including duty-free imports. The Federation recognized that this might have an adverse impact on the Shooting sport ecosystem, including on athletes vying to bring glory to the country, as most of the world-class equipment pertaining to the sport needed to be imported. These were till now part of the customs 'duty-free' list.
 
In this context he assured the Federation and the entire Shooting fraternity that he will "personally take up the matter on behalf of the Federation with the Ministry of Finance, via the Ministry of Sports and Youth Affairs, in right earnest." 
 
The NRAI expects an early resolution to the issue and will do all in its power to ensure that the athletes and the sport are not affected.


Use of Performance Enhancing Drugs (PED) in Health supplements


NRAI,NEW DELHI 06 Jul 2017 , Please find attached document on the above cited subject for information of all concerned.

Use of Performance Enhancing Drugs (PED) in Health supplements


Staging of 2nd East Zone Shooting Championship 2017 in Small Bore Rifle/Pistol (NR) events at Asansol Rifle Club, Asansol from 9th to 12th September 2017


NRAI,NEW DELHI 06 Jul 2017 , The East Zone Shooting Championship 2017 in Small Bore Rifle and Pistol (NR) events will be held  at Asansol Rifle Club, Asansol from 9th to 12th September 2017 as per rules and regulations under NRAI Match Book 2016.
 

Circular

Entry Form


FORM 6 - LIST OF CONTESTING CANDIDATES


NRAI,NEW DELHI 05 Jul 2017 , The list of contesting candidates under Form 6 is published as per Election Byelaws of NRAI.

FORM 6 - LIST OF CONTESTING CANDIDATES


CORRECTION OF NAME IN ISSF ID NUMBER


NRAI,NEW DELHI 05 Jul 2017 , The email received from ISSF is attached herewith for information to all shooters whose names appeared in Excel Sheet. Based on the name mentioned in application form, the ISSF prepared ISSF ID number. 

You will kindly observe that the first name and family name are the same in the Shooter ID. Shooters who wish to correct the family name are requested to send copy of their passport so that same is forwarded to ISSF for necessary correction.

List

Shooter Id


Inviting applications for training of coaches, physical education teachers, support personnel from states/UTs under the scheme of human resource development in sports- reg.


NRAI 30 Jun 2017 ,

Letter


India Finish Second At Junior Shooting World Championship


NRAI,NEW DELHI 28 Jun 2017 , New Delhi, June 27, 2017: India ended their campaign at the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Junior World Championship Rifle/Pistol with a creditable second place on the medal tally and an overall haul of three Gold, two Silver and three Bronze medals. China topped the tally with eight Golds and an overall haul of 19 medals. A total of 20 countries were on the medal tally.
 
India picked up a Gold and Silver in the team and individual sections of the 25m Pistol Junior Men’s event, as well as the team Bronze in the 25m Pistol Junior Women’s event to shore up their tally on the fourth and final day of medal competitions in the German city of Suhl. Wednesday will see test events to played out in the Mixed Format in the 10m Air Rifle and Air Pistol disciplines.
 
Anish Bhanwala won a total of three medals, one of each colour, and his individual Silver on the final day helped India to win their third Gold of the competition and his second personally. On day one, Anish had claimed Gold in the 25m Standard Pistol Junior Men’s event.
 
On Tuesday, he teamed up with Anhad Jawanda and Shivam Shukla to total 1733 in the 25m Pistol to win Gold. The Koreans were a point behind India in winning Silver, while China were a point behind the Koreans to claim Bronze. Anish also won an individual Silver in the event finishing behind Pavlo Korostylov of Ukraine who shot a world record equaling score of 590, one ahead of Anish’s effort of 589. China’s Jueming Zhang picked up the Bronze.
 
In the 25m Pistol Junior Women’s event, India’s Muskan shot 578 to qualify for the eight-woman final in sixth position. In the final she fought hard, but a score of 24 out of 40 shots saw her miss out on a medal and finish in fourth place. She however combined with Chinki Yadav (571- 16th in individual competiton) and Gauri Sheoran (562- 34th in individual competiton) for a combined score of 1711 and win the Bronze medal in the event. China with 1734 claimed the Gold, 1713 Thailand for Silver.
 


India Win Team Bronze in 25m Rapid Fire Pistol on Competition Day Three of the Junior Shooting World Championship


NRAI,NEW DELHI 27 Jun 2017 , New Delhi, June 26, 2017: India added a Bronze medal- a team effort in the 25m Rapid Fire Pistol Men Junior event, on competition day three of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Junior World Championship Rifle/Pistol, currently underway in Suhl, Germany. The trio of Anish, Anhad Jawanda and Shivam Shukla notched up a combined score of 1711 to claim third place and take India’s overall tally from the competition to two Golds, one Silver and one Bronze medal.
 
This was Anish’s second medal of the competition after having won the 25m Standard Pistol Gold on the opening day of competition. On day two, Yashaswini Singh Deswal had won India their second Gold of the competition by winning the 10m Air Pistol Women Junior event.
 
17-year old Arjun Babuta also made it to the individual final of the 10m Air Rifle Men Junior event on Monday, but after briefly leading the match in the initial stages had to be contend with fifth place. Arjun had earlier shot a score of 624.4 in qualification, to make it to the eight-man final in seventh position.


PROVISIONAL SCORE OF SHOOTERS AS ON 15.06.207


NRAI 15 Jun 2017 , The latest provisional score of Rifle/Pistol (Senior) Events are attached herewith. 

Shooters are requested to go through their respective ranking. Please inform NRAI in case of any discrepancy, immediately. 

Provisional Score


Schedule of Commonwealth Shooting Championship Australia October 2017


IOC Decision Olympic Program Tokyo 2020


NRAI 10 Jun 2017 , To all ISSF Member Federations  
 
Dear Mrs./Mr. President,
 
We received the enclosed letter from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) informing us that the IOC Executive Board today decided the Program and Quota of the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. The IOC gave us the good news that the shooting sport will continue to have 15 events on the Program of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games with 6 events for men, 6 events for women and 3 mixed gender team events. Therefore, we are pleased to note that the shooting sport will even have 18 medal winners due to the 3 new mixed gender team events where 2 persons form teams.  
 
The IOC further informed us that the ISSF will have 360 quota places in the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. This means unfortunately a reduction of 30 quota places but we are confident that the shooting sport will continue to be one of the most universal sports within the Olympic Movement.
 
For your information we are also providing you with the latest ISSF Press Release which was published this afternoon.
 
Further the IOC has published a detailed release on changes for all sports and we invite you to read this information under the following link:https://www.olympic.org/news/tokyo-2020-event-programme-to-see-major-boost-for-female-participation-youth-and-urban-appeal
 
We are sending our best regards and remain,
 
Sincerely yours,
 
Olegario Vazquez Rana       Franz Schreiber
ISSF President                  ISSF Secretary General

Tokyo 2020 event programme and athlete quotas

ISSF Press Release N. 29/2017 ISSF Welcomes IOC Decisions Regarding Tokyo 2020 Sports Program


Staging of 5th North East Zone Shooting Championship 2017 in Small Bore Rifle/Pistol (NR) events at Shillong, Meghalaya from 15th to 20th July 2017.


NRAI,NEW DELHI 09 Jun 2017 , The 5th North East Zone Shooting Championship 2017 in small Bore Rifle/Pistol (NR) will be held at Shillong, Meghalaya from 15th to 20th July 2017 as per rules and regulations under NRAI Match Book 2016.

Entry Form

Circular


Staging of 5th West Zone Shooting Championship 2017 in Shotgun (NR) events at the shooting ranges of the Shivchhatrapati Sports Complex, Balewadi, Pune from 20th to 25th July 2017.


NRAI,NEW DELHI 09 Jun 2017 , The 5th West Zone Shooting Championship 2017 in shotgun (NR ) events will be held at the shooting ranges of the Shivchhatrapati Sports Complex, Balewadi, Pune from 20th to 25th July 2017 as per rules and regulations under NRAI Match Book 2016. This championship will be conducted by Maharashtra Rifle Association under the aegis of the National Rifle Association of India.

Circular

Entry Form


XVII KUMAR SURENDRA SINGH MEMORIAL SHOOTING CHAMPIONSHIP IN RIFLE/PISTOL EVENTS AT DR KARNI SINGH SHOOTING RANGES, NEW DELHI FROM 26th JULY to 1st AUGUST 2017.


NRAI Delhi 01 Jun 2017 , The XVII Kumar Surendra Singh Memorial Shooting Championship will be held at Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Ranges, New Delhi from 26th July to 1st August 2017 as per the program attached at annexure “A”. This will be conducted by Sportzcraft Inc under the auspice of the National Rifle Association of India.  Shooters from your State/Unit are invited to participate in this Championship. The terms and conditions are as under:-

Entry Form

Circular


Selection Trials 3 & 4 for Rifle/Pistol events at New Delhi for senior events only


NRAI Delhi 31 May 2017 , It is to inform you that two selection trials no. 3 & 4 for senior events will be conducted at Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Ranges, New Delhi from 2nd to 12th August 2017 as per the program attached. These trials will be organized and conducted by NRAI. Shooters who have achieved the scores in the following events as per Selection Policy 2017-18 will be allowed to participate in these trials:

Circular

Entry Form


ISSF ACADEMY D-COURSE FOR COACHES


NRAI 21 May 2017 ,  The conduct of ISSF Academy D-Course for Coaches to be conducted by ISSF Academy Accredited Training Centre at Manav Rachna International University, Faridabad, Haryana from 2nd to 4th August 2017.

Registration Form

Revised Circular


UPDATED RANKING OF SHOOTERS(JUNIORS)


NRAI Delhi 26 Apr 2017 , The latest ranking of Rifle/Pistol(Juniors) Events are attached herewith. 

Shooters are requested to go through their respective ranking. Please inform NRAI in case of any discrepancy, immediately. 



UPDATED RANKING OF SHOOTERS(JUNIORS)


List of Annual Members eligible to propose, second and contest the election of Shooters Association of India.


NRAI Delhi 20 Apr 2017 ,

List of Annual Members


COACHING CAMPS FOR NATIONAL SQUAD


NRAI Delhi 20 Apr 2017 , The NRAI is receiving requests from shooters to postpone the coaching camps or their inability to attend the coaching camps which are being organized by NRAI for the members of National Squad.
 
The matter was discussed with the Athlete Committee of NRAI about absence of shooters from the coaching camps or postponement of the camp.
 
The Athlete Committee is of the firm opinion that under no circumstances any coaching camp should be cancelled and NRAI should strictly follow the schedule and rule of minimum attendance of 85% as laid down in Selection Policy should be adhered.
 
For the benefit of shooters, clause 21 of Selection Policy is reproduced as under:
 
21.  Coaching Camps:   It would be mandatory for NSQ Members / Selected Shooters to attend Coaching Camps and ensure a minimum attendance of 85% - failing which  s/ he would not be permitted to go to the next international competition. 
 
In view of the above, shooters are advised to attend the Coaching Camps as and when organized by NRAI for the members of National Squad.


ILLEGAL AND UNAUTHORIZED “NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS” IN AURANGABAD


NRAI Delhi 19 Apr 2017 , It has come to our notice that an illegal and unauthorized National is being organized in Aurangabad, Maharashtra.
 
It is notified to all concerned that the competition being conducted by some Air Gun Association of India is not a recognized competition and NRAI has not authorized them to conduct this Championship.
 
The Governing Body of National Rifle Association of India in its meeting held on 10th February 2017 has discussed about such competitions, which are being conducted by unauthorized persons. It was decided that action under Rule 40 of Rules and Regulations of NRAI will be taken against shooters and officials who participate in such unauthorized competitions.
 
Shooters and officials are advised not to take part in such unauthorized competitions.
 


PROFILE OF NATIONAL CAMPERS


NRAI 14 Apr 2017 , All the National Squad Shooters are required to fill the attached Annexure "A" and submit the same to NRAI  office by email latest by 14th April 2017.

ANNEXURE-A


COACHING CAMP FOR JUNIOR SHOTGUN NATIONAL SQUAD SHOOTERS


NRAI 11 Apr 2017 , Further to our email dated 22nd March 2017 regarding the coaching camp for Junior Shotgun National Squad Shooters, we wish to inform you that due to some unavoidable circumstances, the coaching camp has now been postponed.

The camp will now be held at Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Ranges, New Delhi from 24th April to 7th May 2017
 


CIRCULAR FOR JUNIOR SHOTGUN SELECTION TRIALS


NRAI 22 Mar 2017 , It has been decided to conduct selection trials 1 & 2 at Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Ranges, New Delhi from 1st to 7th May 2017 as per the schedule given below:

This has reference to our circular for Junior Shotgun Selection Trials dated 22nd March 2017. It may please be noted that the no entry fees for the selection trials is payable in respect of the shooters attending the coaching camp being held at Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Ranges, New Delhi from 24th April 2017 onwards. 

All other shooters will have to pay an entry fees of Rs. 9,900/- and will have to make arrangement for ammunition. However, the same will be available against payment and valid arms license. The clay birds for training and competition will be provided by us.  
 

SELECTION TRIALS FOR JUNIOR SHOTGUN SHOOTERS – MAY 2017


ISSF praises NRAI for successfully hosting shooting WC


NRAI 18 Mar 2017 , The National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) has got words of praise by International Shooting Sports Federation (ISSF) vice president for successfully organizing a 'full' World Cup in New Delhi last month.
Please click this link http://toi.in/bEzbXZ

National Squad 2017 (Rifle/Pistol)


NRAI Delhi 07 Mar 2017 , The National Squad for (Rifle/Pistol) in Senior/Junior/Youth events for the year 2017 has been constituted as per the Selection Policy (Rifle/Pistol).Copies are attached herewith.

NATIONAL SQUAD SENIOR(RIFLE/PISTOL)

NATIONAL SQUAD JUNIOR & YOUTH (RIFLE/PISTOL)


ISSF Executive Committee and Administrative Council meet to discuss Tokyo 2020 Olympic Program recommendations


NRAI 21 Feb 2017 , The ISSF Executive Committee and the ISSF Administrative Council will meet in New Delhi, India, on 21 and 22 February 2017, to discuss the ISSF Ad Hoc Committee conclusions and further consider all factors and opinions regarding recommendations for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic shooting program that the ISSF will submit to the IOC before its 28 February 2017 deadline.
http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2729


IOC/ISSF National Training Systems Development Project 2017 in Bar, MNE from October 12-18, 2017


NRAI Delhi 09 Feb 2017 ,

The ISSF is proudto announce the IOC/ISSF National Training Systems Development Project 2017 andwe would like to invite you to nominate your candidates for this Course.

The purpose ofthis Course is to assist member federations in developing a systematic and comprehensivetraining programme for national teams. At the completion of the Course, participantsshould be capable of initiating a National Training System to a professionallevel that will enable member federations and athletes to participate in theOlympic Games.



2017 ISSF Academy IOC Project Invitation

2017 ISSF Academy IOC Project Registration Form


ISSF Academy C21 Course 2017 in Bar, MNE from October 4-12, 2017


NRAI Delhi 09 Feb 2017 , The ISSF Academy is currently preparing to host the ISSF Academy C-Course for Coaches for the 21st time and herewith cordially invites all ISSF member federations to nominate their Coaches to attend the ISSF Academy C21 Course 2017 to be held in Bar, Montenegro from October 4-12, 2017.

2017 ISSF Academy C21 Course Invitation

2017 Guidelines ISSF Academy Online Registration System


RANKING LIST FOR SENIORS (RIFLE & PISTOL)


NRAI Delhi 31 Jan 2017 , We have been receiving requests from various shooters for inclusion of their names in the ranking list put up by us on the website.  It is informed that shooters, whose ranking is within 50, have included in the ranking list and shooters below the ranking of 50 have not been shown in the ranking list.
All such shooters are requested not to send any e-mail for inclusion of their name in the ranking list as they have not achieved the rank in first 50 positions.


LIST OF HOLIDAYS FOR THE CALENDAR YEAR 2017


Shotgun 2017 Core Group Eligibility Scores


SHOOTING CALENDAR FOR RIFLE/PISTOL EVENTS 2017-2018


NRAI Delhi 30 Dec 2016 , Shooting Calender 2017-2018 updated as on 30.12.2016.



Shooting Calender 2017-2018 updated as on 02.01.2017

Shotgun Shooting Calender 2017-2018 updated as on 02.01.2017


SPECIFICATIONS FOR IMPORT OF BIG BORE RIFLES


NRAI 29 Nov 2016 , The Governing Body of NRAI in its meeting held on 5th November 2016 has fixed specifications for Big Bore Rifles as under:
 
a. The Rifle must have Match Trigger.
b. The Rifle must have minimum barrel length of 24 inches (610 mm) without extension  piece.
c. The minimum diameter of Barrel should be 22mm (0.866 inch)
d. The Rifle must have adjustable target stock or Target System stock.
e. The Rifle must be single shot (Rigid single shot action with no provision for  magazine).
f. The caliber/bore must be as per ISSF Rule.
 
Import of big bore rifles will only be permitted according to the specifications stated above.


Tokyo 2020: ISSF Ad-Hoc Committee releases Shooting program recommendations


ISSF 25 Nov 2016 , The ISSF Ad Hoc Committee released its recommendations to establish gender equality in the Olympic Program.
The ISSF Ad-Hoc Committee, meeting in Munich, Germany, released today its recommendations to establish gender equality in the Olympic Program.  These recommendations are in response to the requirements of the International Olympic Committee’s Agenda 2020. The IOC is now working with International Federations “to achieve 50 per cent female participation in the Olympic Games and to stimulate women’s participation and involvement in sport by creating more participation opportunities at the Olympic Games” by Tokyo 2020. The IOC is also encouraging “the inclusion of mixed-gender team events,”– consisting in one male and one female athlete competing for the same nation.
Tokyo 2020: ISSF Ad-Hoc Committee releases Shooting program recommendations


JUNIOR SELECTION POLICY (SHOTGUN) 2017


SENIOR SELECTION POLICY SHOTGUN


Emirates Italian Open Green Cup 2017


NRAI Delhi 11 Oct 2016 , Umbriaverde Shooting Range in collaboration with United Arab Emirates is organizing at the Emirates Italian Open Green Cup 2017 in Shotgun events Double Trap, Trap & Skeet which will take place from 12 to 21 of May 2017 at Umbriaverde shooting Complex of Todi - Massa Martana, Italy. 

Attached you can find all the forms and details for the registration

General Information

Entry Form

Visa Request

Firearm and Ammunitition

Green Cup Emirates Program_2017


QUESTIONNAIRE


NRAI 30 Aug 2016 , We are attaching herewith a questionnaire and request all the shooters to send it back duly filled either by email or post as per the details mentioned below:

Email address for reply: manishamal@gmail.com, kameshno1@gmail.com 
Post: NRAI House, 51-B, Tughlakabad Institutional Area, New Delhi-110062

Your feedback is important to us and will help us in improving the system. 

Questionnaire


REVISED ARMS RULES


NRAI Delhi 22 Jul 2016 , The Ministry of Home Affairs has notified Arms Rules vide notification no. GSR 701 (E) dated 15th July 2016.

Arms Rules 2016 Notification


President NRAI awarded the "President Button" - the ISSF's highest honour


NRAI 30 Jun 2016 , During the International Shooting Sports Federation (ISSF) Executive Committee meeting held at Moscow, Russia on 29th June 2016, the ISSF President Olegario Vazquez Rana awarded the "President Button" - the ISSF's highest honour - to Mr. Raninder Singh, President NRAI and Executive Committee Member ISSF along with Mr. Kevin Kilty from Ireland in recognition of their hard work for and support to the ISSF.

During the meeting, India was designated as the host country for the conduct of 2017 ISSF World Cup Finals in Rifle, Pistol and Shotgun events which will be held in New Delhi, India


ISSF - ISSF Administrative Council: new ISSF Rules and Regulations approved


ISSF Executive Committee Awards 2017 Shooting World Cup Finals to Delhi


NRAI 30 Jun 2016 , New Delhi, June 30, 2016: The International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Executive Committee, which met in Moscow on June 29, 2016, has decided to award the 2017 edition of the ISSF World Cup Finals (Rifle/Pistol/Shotgun combined) to Delhi. The event will be hosted in October of 2017.This is in addition to the ISSF World Cup series scheduled to be held in the capital in February of 2017. Mr. Raninder Singh, President, National Rifle Association of India (NRAI), was also awarded with the prestigious “ISSF President Button” at the same meeting, for his exemplary contribution to the growth of the sport.

Reacting to the developments, Mr. Raninder Singh said, “This is a recognition of India’s growing reputation in the sport of shooting and on the behalf of the entire federation, I would like to thank the ISSF for bestowing upon us the honour to host the World Cup Finals for the very first time. The credit goes to our champion shooters first of all, the Sports Authority of India and the Government of India for supporting us throughout in the growth of the sport in the country and the entire team at NRAI for their untiring efforts in raising the profile of the sport in the country. We hope to put our best foot forward in organizing these marquee events. I would also like to thank the President personally for awarding me with the ‘ISSF President Button’. It is a personal confidence booster for myself”

Mr. Raninder Singh took over as the President of NRAI in December 2010. Since then the sport of Shooting has grown in stature in the country. A junior programme was conceived as successfully implemented for the first time in the country for the sport of Shooting. This has resulted in a steady pipeline of champion shooters coming up the ranks, given top quality coaching and global exposure provided to them. India has also consistently won medals at the World Championship, World Cup Series and the World Cup Finals stage. At the London Olympic Games of 2012, India won two medals in Shooting, a Silver and a Bronze, out of the six medals won overall. The Indian Shooting squad has also managed to secure an all-time high of 12 Olympic quota berths for the upcoming Rio 2016 Olympic Games, scheduled to begin in August.


Shooter ID Cards issued by the National Rifle Association of India


NRAI 04 Dec 2015 , Off late, it has been brought to our notice that several shooters are misusing the Shooter’s ID Cards. Hence, it has become necessary for issuing this Advisory. 

All recipients of this circular are required to forward applications for Shooter’s ID Cards only in such cases, where the shooters have participated in atleast one District level competition. The proof of this must also be attached along with the application of Shooter ID Card. 

Compliance and cooperation of all concerned is hereby solicited. 


SYSTEM AND PROCEDURE FOR SELECTING SHOOTERS (RIFLE/PISTOL) FOR NATIONAL SQUAD – NSQ 2017


NRAI 03 Nov 2015 , The norms for selection of shooters (Rifle/Pistol) for National Squad 2017 are notified as per attachment.

System 2017


MQS FOR JUNIOR & ASPIRING SHOOTERS IN BIG BORE EVENTS


Proposed amendments in "Arms Rules"


Delhi 03 May 2015 , The Ministry of Home Affairs has circulated draft Arm rules and has invited suggestions/objections on the same. Members/Shooters are requested to send their opinion on the same for onward submission to Ministry of Home.

Arms Rules 2015