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National Standard Three-Position Air Rifle Rules

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This is the Tenth Edition of the National Standard Three-Position Air Rifle Rules. This edition is valid for two years, from September 2014 through August 2016. All new rules or rules that were substantially changed from the Ninth (2012-2014) Edition are underlined. Editorial or stylistic changes are not marked. These Rules incorporate numerous recommendations from junior shooting coaches and competition officials and have been coordinated with the 2013-2016 International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Rules.. Click here to download the latest version of the National Standard Three-Position Air Rifle Rules. A .pdf version of the Rulebook is also available at

The National Three Position Air Rifle Council operates a Rules Hotline to answer questions, offer advice on how to organize competitions or provide official rule interpretations on behalf of the Council. Any coach, athlete or competition official may request assistance from the National Council Rules Hotline by calling 419-635-2141, ext. 1102 or 1131, or via email at



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