Shooting Calendar 2015: Hectic Times For Indian Shooters

On 5th August 2016, Rio will be the place to be. The Olympic Shooting Centre in the Deodoro Olympic Park however, will be more important as far as the Indian contingent is concerned, with eight shooters making the cut. Sports Rediscovered takes a look at events coming up in the shooting calendar prior to the Rio Olympics, where the Indians can make a mark.


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Shooting Calendar: International Championships

Event Date Venue
8th Asian Air Gun Championships Sept 25th- Oct 1st, 2015 New Delhi
ISSF World Shotgun Championship Oct 15th – Oct 21st, 2015 Nicosia, Cyprus
Training Camp: Selected Rifle/Pistol Shooters, 13th Asian Championships Oct 21st – Oct 31st, 2015 Kuwait
13th Asian Championships Nov 1st -Nov 12th, 2015 Kuwait
Indo-Bhutan Big Bore Shooting Championships Dec 1st – Dec 31st, 2015 Delhi
Commonwealth Shotgun Championship Dec 8th – Dec 17th, 2015 Patiala

Shooting Calendar: National Level championships

 Event Date Venue
7th East Zone Shooting Championship Sep 29th – Oct 4th, 2015 North Calcutta Rifle Club
Training Camp: Selected Jr Rifle/ Pistol shooters, 13th Asian Championships Oct 15th – Oct 31st, 2015 Dr Karni singh shooting Range
 59th National Shooting Championship Competitions (Rifle, Pistol, Shotgun) Dec 10th – Dec 25th, 2015 Ranchi, Jharkhand
Training Camp: Selected Sr and Jr Shotgun shooters ,Commonwealth Shotgun Dec 1st – Dec 7th, 2015 Patiala

So, much to look forward to before the Olympics. Sports Rediscovered wishes all shooters the very best for the competitions.

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