ISSF - Equal Numbers of Shots for Women and Men

   18 Dec 2017

Starting on January 1st 2018, all shooting events will have the same numbers of shots for men and women

The new rules provide that:

Women’s 10m Air Rifle and Air Pistol events will increase from 40 shots to 60 shots.

Women’s 50m and 300m Rifle 3 Positions events will increase from 3x20 shots to 3x40 shots (60 to 120 shots).

Women’s Trap and Skeet events will increase from 75 targets to 125 targets.

The Women’s Running Target event will increase from 40 shots to 60 shots.

All Women’s Junior events will have the same increases as women.

The 25m Pistol Women (and Women Junior) event will continue as a 60 shot event (30 + 30 shots).

These changes will be in effect at all 2018 ISSF Championships including World Cups, Junior World Cups, Continental Championships and the World Championship in Changwon, Korea

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