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CONTRATULATIONS TO SHRI JITU RAI


NRAI 27 Jan 2020 , The President, Members of the Governing Body of NRAI and the entire shooting fraternity congratulate Shri JITU RAI, on him being conferred with the PADMA SHRI AWARD, by His Excellency the President of India.


SELECTION OF TEAMS FOR INTERNATIONAL COMPETITIONS


NRAI 25 Jan 2020 , In its endeavor, the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) has published selection policies for selection of teams for international competitions. The Selection Policies were notified after due considerations and discussions on the website of NRAI.

The NRAI reiterates that all selection of teams would be in accordance with the selection policies in a fair and transparent manner.

To put the best foot forward, India will field its best team for International Events, irrespective of the age of the shooter.


Recruitment of Coaches under the Scheme of Assistance to National Sports Federation (NSF)


NRAI 23 Jan 2020 , Applications are invited from qualified and experienced coaches to be associated with the National Squad (Shooting). Coaches, who are not active shooter, are requested to send their details in Job Application Form as per format attached, latest by 29th January 2020.

Applications of all eligible coaches will be forwarded to Sports Authority of India (SAI) for their consideration and final approval will be accorded by them as per Terms & Conditions of SAI.

The Job Application Form MUST be sent on the email id indiashooting@gmail.com and no hard copy will be accepted in the office.

Application Form


1st South Zone Shooting Championship in Big Bore events at Hyderabad


NRAI 23 Jan 2020 , The 1st South Zone Shooting Championship 2020 in Big Bore (NR) events will be held at Aman Sanghi 300M Big Bore Shooting Ranges, Sanghi Nagar, Ranga Reddy District, Hyderabad from 13th to 15th February 2020 as per rules and regulations under NRAI Match Book 2018 (amended). This championship will be conducted by Telangana Rifle Association under the aegis of the National Rifle Association of India.

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Hotel List


SELECTION TRIAL 2 AND 3 SHOTGUN


PARTICIPATION CERTIFICATE FOR VARIOUS COMPETITIONS


NRAI,NEW DELHI 10 Jan 2020 , Shooters are requested to download their participation certificates for the competitions held in the years 2018 and 2019 from our website www.thenrai.org. No hard copies of the Certificates will be provided by NRAI.

Shooters are requested to not to send emails for issue of certificates for the competitions held in the years 2018 and 2019.

Please note that no certificates are issued for participation in Selection Trials.

The certificates for 63rd NSCC (Rifle Pistol) will be uploaded shortly.


QR CODE ON CERTIFICATES


NRAI,NEW DELHI 10 Jan 2020 , All Certificates of participation, which can be downloaded from our website www.thenrai.org will carry QR Code on the certificates.

From 9th January 2020 onwards, all Import Permits will also be printed with QR Code. There is no need for sending the certificates for verification by us as the same can be verified/certified through QR Code Scanner.

The NRAI QR scanner can be downloaded from Apple App Store and Play Store of Android phones.




HOSTING OF DOMESTIC COMPETITIONS DURING THE YEAR 2020


NRAI,NEW DELHI 10 Jan 2020 , As per the discussion held during the meeting of Governing Body of the National Rifle Association of India on 10th December 2018, bids are invited from affiliated unites of NRAI, for the conduct of following competitions during the year 2020.

BID APPLICATION FORM

HOSTING OF DOMESTIC COMPETITIONS DURING THE YEAR 2020


ANNUAL RANKING BY NATION


NRAI,NEW DELHI 08 Jan 2020 , The annual ranking of nations which is based on medals won by shooters in 2019.

ANNUAL RANKING BY NATION


Shooter ID Registration


NRAI,NEW DELHI 07 Jan 2020 ,

Shooter ID Registration


SALE OF AIR PELLETS DURING SELECTION TRIALS 1&2 (RIFLE/PISTOL) AT TRIVENDRUM, KERALA


NRAI 04 Jan 2020 , In view of no demand of Air Pellets during Selection Trials at Delhi/63rd NSCC, it has been decided that there will not be any sale of Air Pellets during Selection Trials 1&2 (Rifle/Pistol) to be held at Trivandrum, Kerala from 25th January to 8th February 2020. The Air Pellets are available and can be purchased from NRAI office.


3rd KHELO INDIA YOUTH GAMES GUWAHATI -2020


NRAI 02 Jan 2020 , The Organizing Committee of 3rd Khelo India Youth Games 2020, has directed that all existing shooters, who have again been selected for participation in 3rd Khelo India Youth Games must participate in Khelo India Youth Games which are being held at Guwahati, Assam from 10th to 18th January 2020.


WADA Prohibited List 2020


NRAI 25 Dec 2019 ,

WADA Prohibited List 2020


COMMONWEALTH GAMES 2022


NRAI 25 Dec 2019 , The NRAI welcomes the embracing and positive leadership displayed by the CGF, particularly the President Dame Louis Martin and its CEO Mr David Grevemberg CBE, in listening to, and being open to the voice of the ISSF and NRAI on the issue of the sport of shooting's exclusion by the delivery partners at the Birmingham 2022 CWG.

PRESS RELEASE

LETTER FROM PRESIDENT OF COMMONWEALTH GAMES

LETTER TO PRESIDENT IOA


3RD KHELO INDIA YOUTH GAMES, GUWHATI- PRELIMINARY COMPETITION SCHEDULE - SHOOTING


Selection Trial 1 & 2 for Rifle/Pistol in all events.


NRAI 19 Dec 2019 , In accordance with the Selection Policy 2020, it has been decided to hold selection trial no. 1 & 2 in  all events at Vattiyoorkkavu Shooting Range, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala as per the program attached as per Annexure “A”.

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NODAL OFFICERS FOR 3RD KHELO INDIA YOUTH GAMES 2020


NRAI 19 Dec 2019 , The list of Nodal Officers appointed by Organizing Committee of 3rd Khelo India Youth Games 2020 is attached herewith for your ready reference. Shooters are advice to contact the respective state nodal officers for their travel and kitting etc.
No parents are permitted to call these nodal officers and only shooters should call the nodal officers. The inquires should be made during the working hours.

NODAL OFFICERS FOR 3RD KHELO INDIA YOUTH GAMES 2020


Arms Act Amendments 2019


NRAI 15 Dec 2019 , The Arms Act amendments are attached herewith for information and record.

Arms Act Amendments 2019


SELECTION TRIAL – 2 & 3 FOR SHOTGUN EVENTS


NRAI 14 Dec 2019 , The selection trials 2 & 3 in shotgun events will be held at Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Ranges, New Delhi from 20th January to 1st February 2020 as per schedule given below.

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LIST OF HOLIDAYS FOR THE CALENDAR YEAR 2020


Provisional Scores up to Selection Trial 1 -Shotgun Events


NRAI,NEW DELHI 09 Dec 2019 , The provisional ranking arrived after Trial 1, which concluded on 09.12.2019, are published for the information of Shooters. Shooters are requested to check scores/merit points carefully. Please inform us in case any discrepancy is observed so that rankings are corrected.

Provisional Score


OLYMPIC GAMES TEAM SELECTION SCORE TILL 14TH ASIAN SHOOTING CHAMPIONSHIP


3RD KHELO INDIA YOUTH GAMES, GUWHATI- REVISED LIST OF SHOOTERS


NRAI,NEW DELHI 03 Dec 2019 , In consultations with the Organizing Committee of 3rd Khelo India Youth Games, the updated list of the shooters is attached herewith for their participation in 3rd Khelo India Youth Games.
 
Shooters who have not registered themselves are requested to register their details on Khelo India portal immediately.
 
The website link is http://nsrs.kheloindia.gov.in.

REVISED LIST OF SHOOTERS


The 2020 Prohibited List" for information


AMENDMENTS IN SELECTION POLICY AND NRAI MATCH BOOK 2018


NRAI 26 Nov 2019 , The Governing Body of NRAI in its meeting held on 22nd October 2019 has approved the following amendments in Selection Policies of Rifle, Pistol and in NRAI Match Book. These would be effective from.

AMENDMENTS


Selection Policy (Shotgun) 2019-20


NRAI 16 Nov 2019 , The Governing Body of NRAI has approved Selection Policy (Shotgun) on 22nd October 2019. The copy of the same is attached herewith.

Selection Policy (Shotgun) 2019-20


REGISTERATION/PARTICIPATON BY INTERNATIONAL SHOOTERS/INTERNATIONAL MEDALIST


NRAI 14 Nov 2019 , Shooters as defined under Clause 1.1.5 of NRAI Match Book, must modify their status as “international shooters/international medallists”. Shooters are required to upload a certificate issued by NRAI or Organizers indicating their participation/performance. This modification can be done without any payment and by visiting our website www.thenrai.org There is no fee for such modification.


REGISTERATION/PARTICIPATON BY FOREIGN NATIONALS


NRAI 14 Nov 2019 , Under Clause 1.3 of NRAI Match Book, all foreign nationals (including OCI or PIO) must register themselves as Foreign Nationals and participate in matches under category of “Foreign Nationals”. Foreign Nationals, who are already registered with NRAI and having Shooter ID as “Indian Citizen” must change their status by uploading copy of their passport. This modification can be done without any payment and by visiting our website www.thenrai.org

Shooters, who have filed their entries for 63 NSCC, must change their entries immediately to matches for “Foreign Nationals”, failure which shooter may be disqualified from participation in NSCC.


SCHEDULE OF SELECTION TRIAL 1 & 2 (RIFLE/PISTOL EVENTS)


NRAI,NEW DELHI 04 Nov 2019 , The Selection Trial 1 & 2 in Rifle/Pistol events for seniors and juniors will be conducted at Trivandrum, Kerala from 25th January to 8th February 2020 as per schedule attached. The detailed participation norms as per revised Selection Policy will be published shortly.

TENTATIVE PROGRAMME


APPOINTMENT FOR VARIOUS POSTS ON CONTRACT BASIS


NRAI,NEW DELHI 04 Oct 2019 , The National Rifle Association of India invites applications from qualified coaches/administrative staff to perform duties at Trivandrum (Kerala) Shooting Range. The appointments will be purely on contract basis and these should not be construed as employment with NRAI. The applications, stating educational qualification, participation in national and international shooting competitions, diploma courses attended in shooting coaching and experience, should be sent to NRAI through email on indiashooting@gmail.com. In the case of Physio, doctor, Physical training, the preference shall be given who have worked with shooters.

APPOINTMENT FOR VARIOUS POSTS ON CONTRACT BASIS


Provisional Scores up to Trial6 and 7 (Sept 2019) -Rifle/Pistol Events


NRAI,NEW DELHI 13 Sep 2019 , The provisional ranking arrived after Trial 6 and 7, which concluded on 13 Sept 2019, are published for the information of Shooters. Shooters are requested to check scores/merit points carefully. The results of remaining events will be published shortly. Please inform us in case any discrepancy is observed so that rankings are corrected.

Revised Provisional Score


Indian official claims shooting absence from Birmingham 2022 would alienate subcontinent


CAMP NORMS


NRAI,NEW DELHI 02 Sep 2019 , It is mandatory for all the shooters and coaches to attend the coaching camp. 

All the shooters and coaches must report on the reporting day (first day) of the camp.

No shooter/coach will be provided boarding/lodging and training facilities, in case he/she fails to report on the first day of camp. This applies for leaving the camp before the conclusion of the camp

The leaves will only be approved by the Head of the Institute / Regional SAI Centre on the recommendation of the Chief Coach. 

The Shooter/Coach must apply for leave, through Chief Coach, to the Head of the Institute / Regional SAI Centre, even for one day leave or if he/she is not attending the camp.

The Senior campers will be provided air tickets only if the travel distance is more than 500 KM's. All other campers will be reimbursed the train fare (2nd AC) by Sports Authority of India 

The Junior campers will be provided air tickets only of the travel distance is more than 1200 KM's. All other campers will be reimbursed the train fare (3rd AC) by Sports Authority of India

The above camp norms should be strictly followed. 


CHANGE OF STATE UNDER RULE 6.6 OF NRAI MATCH BOOK


NRAI,NEW DELHI 29 Aug 2019 , It has been noticed that some shooters, who failed to achieve Minimum Qualifying Score (MQS) under rule 1.4 of NRAI Match Book, during their State Championship are now trying to shift to other State. In view of this it has been decided not to entertain any request for change of State now.

Abstracts of rule 6.6 are reproduced here:-
“Shooters desirous of representing another state/unit must take a NOC from their parent State/unit. Change of State/Unit is permitted between January to April every year and after that no shooter is allowed to change his/her State/Unit except shooter wish to change on account of employment/sponsorship.”
 


RE-INTRODUCTION OF SHOOTING SPORTS IN BIRMINGHAM 2022


Call for Nominations - IOC Diploma in Sports Medicine


MAINTENANCE OF ATTENDANCE AND DISCIPLINE AMONGST NATIONAL CAMPERS


NRAI 02 Aug 2019 , The directions received from Sport Authority of India regarding attendance during the coaching camps by the National campers including coaches and support staffs is attached herewith. These directions are applicable with immediate effect.

Attendance of Campers


DECISIONS TAKEN BY THE GOVERNING BODY OF NRAI IN ITS MEETING HELD ON 31st JULY 2019 AT NRAI HOUSE, NEW DELHI


NRAI,NEW DELHI 01 Aug 2019 , Any shooter who applies for an import licence must complete all documents required by NRAI to process import application. The NRAI will send an email to the applicant, in case application is incomplete. The applicant is required to complete formalities/submit remaining documents within 90 days from the date of issue of email by NRAI. In case shooter fails to submit the papers within 90 days from the date of issue of email by NRAI, the shooter will forfeit his/her right to obtain the import permit and no import permit will be issued to him/her. No reminder will be sent in this regard.
 
The condition of submission of copy of arm license to NRAI at the time of submission of application for import of weapon is waived. The shooter is required to submit the original arm license to custom authorities at the time of clearance of weapon. However, the shooter is required to submit copy of arm license to NRAI for verification of weapons in his/her possession which were imported by the shooters or acquired otherwise. This is mandatory as per Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports/Ministry of Home/DGFT requirement.
 
The NRAI will verify the credential of the Renowned shooter from its record, if copy of Renowned Shot certificate is not attached with import application.
 
 The above decisions are for the purpose of hastening the process of issue of import permits. It will apply on applications submitted from 1st August 2019 onwards.
 
 Rest of the terms and conditions for issue of import permits will remain the same.
 
The Skeet Mix Team event is included on the program of NSCC and this event will be conducted during 63 NSCC for seniors and juniors. 
 
The para matches are deleted from the program of all shooting competitions including NSCC. This was decided by the Governing Body of NRAI as there is a separate Organization which controls shooting activities including selection of teams for Para World Cups/para World Championship/Para Olympic Games.
 


MINIMUM TRAVEL SCORES (MTS)


NRAI,NEW DELHI 22 Dec 2018 , The Governing Body of NRAI in its meeting held on 10th December 2018 has fixed the following MTS for the participation in international competitions from January 2019 onwards in Senior events:
 
RIFLE
 
50M Rifle 3P Men-1169
10M Rifle Men-624.4
 
50M Rifle 3P Women -1163
10M Rifle Women-624.8
 
PISTOL
 
25M Rapid Fire Pistol Men-575
10M Pistol Men-576
 
25M Sports Pistol Women -574
10M Pistol Women 571
   
SHOTGUN
 
Trap Men-117
Skeet Men-118
 
Trap Women 112
Skeet Women 113
 


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.


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


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