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We are holding a 25m Pistol (Precision/Rapid) Match on Sunday May 17th 2009. This match is for .22 cal pistol only. Booking is now open.


25m Pistol (Precision/Rapid) Match

To be held at the Indoor Range: Rathdrum Rifle and Pistol Club,

Rathdrum, Co. Wicklow.

Sunday 17th May 2009

Championship: 60 shots at 25 metres

To be shot using .22lr calibre semi-automatic target pistol with five shot magazine or .22lr calibre revolver with five shot capacity (larger magazine or revolver capacities must be loaded with five shots only before each series). Subsonic ammunition (<1130fps) only to be used.


Entry Fee: €15


Prizes for 1st to 3rd in Championship


Course of fire:

Precision Target 

  • 5 sighters in 5 minutes,
  • 6 series of 5 shots in 5 minutes each,
  • There will be a 60 second loading period and 7 second attention period before each series.
Rapid Fire Target
  • 1 sighting series of 5 shots in 3 seconds a shot each,
  • 6 series of 5 shots in 3 seconds a shot each,
  • There will be a 7 second attention period before each shot in a series.
  • There will be a 60 second loading period before each series.
  • There will be a five (5) minute preparation time before each detail.
  • Details will last approximately 60 minutes each including target changeover. 


Targets used will be ISSF Precision 25m (200mm aiming mark, 50mm ten ring) and ISSF Rapid fire (500mm aiming mark, 100mm ten ring) on the Megalink electronic target system. ISSF rules where appropriate will apply, equipment control for trigger weight and pistol size will be enforced.


Ties (from 4th place) to be broken by countback, highest number of 10's, 9's, 8's etc. or the highest number of inner tens, in that order. Ties from 1st to 3rd place to be broken by shoot-off in one rapid fire series with a rapid fire sighter series.


Sunday 17th May

Range Opens at 09:30

  • Detail A - 10:00 (course of fire as above)
  • Detail B - 11:00
  • Detail C - 12:00


To book a detail, choose 'Book Detail' from the menu on the left. Follow the steps to book date, firing point/detail. A confirmation email will be sent to you to confirm your booking. Only available firing points/details will be displayed



Please bring your licence/authorisation and evidence of insurance. Failure may result in your entry being refused.