1 Maharashtra Rifle Association Registered under the Societies Registration Act 1860 and the Bombay Public Trust Act 1950 Affiliated to the National Rifle Association of India and the Maharashtra Olympic Association MRA Shooting Ranges, Worli Sea face North, Mumbai Phone: / , website: 35 th MAHARASHTRA STATE SHOOTING CHAMPIONSHIP R&P 2018 [MSSC] [The last date of receipt of entry form is ] Entry fee to be paid to the Mumbai City District Rifle Association [MCDRA] by DIRECT DEPOSIT ONLY. Bank of Maharashtra a/c no , IFSC Code MAHB ]. SHOOTERS PLEASE NOTE: THE SCORES ACHIEVED IN THE MSSC 2018 WILL FORM A PART OF THE SELECTION OF TEAMS FOR NSCC AND NATIONAL GAMES. To all affiliated/registered District Association/Club/Units. The 35 th Maharashtra State Shooting Championship R&P (35 th MSSC) will be organized by the Maharashtra Rifle Association [MRA] and conducted by the Mumbai City District Rifle Association [MCDRA], at the MRA Shooting Ranges, Worli Sea-face (N), Mumbai , from the 6 th of October to 14 th of October, Participants / Rifle Clubs / DRA s / Units must pay all their dues/outstanding payable to the Maharashtra Rifle Association, without which no entry forms, will be accepted. Shooters who have not paid the Sports Shooters Registration / Renewal fee will not be permitted to participate in any state or national level competitions. Eligibility 1. Shooters desirous of participating in the 35 th Maharashtra State Shooting Championship must have achieved the qualifying scores [as mentioned below in para 18 ] in the respective events, in any recognized competition in the last 5 years i.e. in any recognized competition after The above qualifying rule and rule 19 will however not apply to Shooters who have been renowned shooters [as defined by MHA, Govt. of India Notification] or have been medalist at the State /National Championship in any ISSF event in any year. Such Shooters will be eligible to participate at the MSSC 2018 in all events of their respective category. 2. Ammunition & pellets will be issued against cash payment to the participants of the MSSC subject to availability. 3. Participants must have completed all pending formalities, paid all outstanding dues, returned all empties of ammunition previously issued and paid sports shooters registration renewal fee. 4. Participants desirous of competing in one or more events should fill the attached entry form and submit it along with proof of appropriate entry fee deposited (cash deposit or net banking) into the
2 above mentioned MCDRA bank account [Bank of Maharashtra a/c no , IFSC Code MAHB ] by after which the entry forms will be accepted ONLY with double entry fee (up to ). The Organizers may, at their sole discretion, accept entry forms only until 24 hours prior to the commencement of an event - on the payment of Triple Entry fee. 5. The entire Entry Form must be filled out by the shooter in his / her own handwriting. The form must be submitted with all relevant documents and appropriate fee. Incomplete forms are liable to be rejected. Acceptance of Entry Forms and Fee by the office staff does not amount to approval / acceptance of the Entry. 6. All Weapons/equipment and ammunition must comply with ISSF Rules. 7. All the matches will be conducted as per the ISSF Rules and NRAI Match Book. 8. Participants will bring their own arms/ammunition and other equipments. 9. WEAPON SHARING; ORGANISERS WILL MAKE AN ALLOWANCE [ARRANGE DETAILS] FOR ONE WEAPON TO BE SHARED BY A MAXIMUM OF 2 SHOOTERS SUBJECT TO THE SHOOTERS HAVING MADE SPECIFIC NOTE IN THE ENTRY FORM 10. Entry fee is non-refundable, unless the respective match is cancelled. 11. Details and lanes once allotted will not be changed. No requests for specific details will be entertained. 12. All information regarding detail allocation, changes in timing of details, lane allocation etc and all other relevant information, will be put up on the notice board at the MRA range and on the MRA website / FB page. Shooters are requested to keep themselves informed by referring to the notice board / FB page / Website Only those events which have a minimum of 4 entries, will be conducted. Events which have less than four entries will be cancelled and no medals / certificates will be awarded for those events. In such Junior/Youth events which are cancelled due to a paucity of entries - shooters will automatically shoot in the higher / next category. A shooter may choose to shoot such a cancelled match solely for the purpose of putting up a recognised score but the same shall not be considered for medals/ certificates. 14. In the case of the actual number of participants being less than four in any event, the number of medals / prizes awarded, will be one less than the number of competitors who have participated and completed the match. (For arriving at the total number of participants, only those participants who actually complete the match will be considered for that particular event). 15. Shooters MUST BE PRESENT at their allocated firing point 30 MINUTES before their Reporting Time [RT]. MATCHES / FINALS WILL BE CONDUCTED ACCORDING TO NEW / CHANGED RULES. FINALS WILL BE CONDUCTED IN SENIOR AIR WEAPON EVENTS ONLY. Besides the official training days the organizers would try to make an half hour of Training available to shooters, a day prior to the day of his / her match. The timing for such training will be announced on the notice board. 16 Tentative results/list of Finalists will be put up on the notice board. Shooters must keep in touch notice board / MRA Face Book Page / with the MRA officials prior to the Finals in order to verify their position vis a vis the Finals.
3 17. Shooters who have shot scores, which are equal/more than the MQS for the MSSC in any competition recognized by the NRAI or in the MSSC/Capt. S. J. Ezekiel, in any particular event will not be permitted to participate in any of the Novices [NR] matches in that event. Such shooters will not be considered novices in that particular event state level competitions and will not be permitted to compete in any State /district/club Level, Novices competition. 18. The following are the event wise [MQS] qualifying scores for participation at the 35 th MSSC EVENT Men M. Jr. Women W. Jr. Y-Men Y Women Air Rifle: 540/ / / Prone: P: 1000/ / Free Pistol: 460/ / Centre Fire Pistol: 496/ / Sport Pistol: - 500/ / /235 Standard: 490/ / Air Pistol: 518/ / / ELIGIBILITY FOR RAPID FIRE EVENT: A shooter who is a renowned shot in at least one 25M event - is qualified to shoot in the Rapid fire event in the 35 th MSSC A shooter who does not complete 21/18 years of age, on or before will be considered a junior or Youth respectively. (Junior 1998 onwards and Youth 2001 onwards). 21. Medals and Merit Certificates will be awarded to only those shooters who achieve the MQS that is required for participation in the forthcoming NSCC -2018, in that event. Participation Certificates will be awarded only to those shooters who achieve the MQS required for participation in the 35 th MSSC, in that event. The tournament committee reserves the right to relax this rule in the case of junior/youth shooters. 22. The Tournament committee reserves the right to amend the rules at any time, before or during the competition, at its sole discretion without prior notice. Decision of the tournament committee/ working committee in any matter, will be final and binding, upon all concerned. 23. Women Competitors may participate in the men s events [qualification stage only] but will not be awarded medals/certificates. However their positions will be announced. 24. THE MRA VIEWS NON ATTENDANCE AT PRIZE CEREMONIES WITHOUT PRIOR PERMISSION, IN WRITING - AS AN ACT OF INDISCIPLE. 25. MRA shall take severe disciplinary action, against any undisciplined behavior / any unsportsmanlike act during the conduct of the MSSC and / or any act of cheating / tampering with targets. MRA officials conducting the competition are empowered to take all appropriate action against all undisciplined acts. QUALIFYING TRIALS for FIREARM EVENTS [NR]; QUALIFYING TRIALS [QT] WILL BE CONDUCTED FOR THOSE PARTICIPANTS OF THE 22 nd CAPT EZEKIEL - WHO FAILED TO ACHIEVE THE MQS FOR THE G V MAVLANKAR - BY 05 & 10 POINTS or less [for 30 shot match &
4 60 shot match respectively]. However this rule shall not apply to shooters who have been renowned shooters. Shooters who do not fall in any of the above category but desire to participate in the QT s may apply with justification and the MRA at its sole discretion, will decide each case on merits. SHOOTERS WHO DESIRE TO TAKE PART IN THE QTs MUST MAKE AN APPLICATION IN WRITING TO THE MRA ALONG WITH A FEE OF RS 1000/- per event. Sheila Kanungo Organizing Secretary. Bhavesh Patel Jt. Organizing Secretary 35th MAHARASHTRA STATE SHOOTING CHAMPIONSHIP to ENTRY FORM [The last date of receipt of entry form is ] Entry fee to be paid to the Mumbai City District Rifle Association [MCDRA] by DIRECT DEPOSIT ONLY. Bank of Maharashtra a/c no , IFSC Code MAHB ]. OUT OF MUMBAI: To: Rifle Pistol Age Snr / Jr / Y. The General Secretary, Total fee deposited: THE MAHARASHTRA RIFLE ASSOCIATION Date: MRA Shooting Ranges, Worli Sea face (N), Mumbai I, Name as per NRAI ID CARD [Registration No: 1] NRAI 2] MRA ] desire to participate in the 35 th Maharashtra State Shooting Championship (MSSC) to be held at Mumbai from to I am eligible to participate in the 35 th MSSC as per the Norms laid down by the MRA. I declare that I am domiciled in Maharashtra State and have not participated from any other State in the NSCC. I have studied the rules of the competition and I agree to abide by the same. 2. Birth Date for Juniors/youth. (Attested document of Age proof for Junior/youth for those junior /youth shooters who do not have the NRAI ID CARD) 3. I am a Member of [name of ] Rifle Club/ DRA [Attached Club ID] 4. Residential Address Pin My cell no/ Guardian s Name s & Cell No: [For Jnr & Yth shooters ]. 5. The following are 1] The names and the No of the events that I desire to participate in 2] Proof of having achieved MQS - the name of the competition, the date of the competition and the score achieved in that competition. Event Name & Event No Name of Comp / Date of Comp / Score achieved Fee
5 i) ii) iii) iv) v) vi) 6. a) I am eligible for the use of MRA Pistol/s/Rifle/s. I will be using Pistol/Rifle (Code) No. and sharing the same with b) I will be using my own Pistol/Rifle and will be sharing the same with Date: Signature of Competitor Signature of Parent/Guardian [ For Jr / Y Shooter] I hereby declare that I have paid the Sports Shooters Registration Renewal fee for I understand that I am disallowed from participation in any state or national level competition without renewal of my Registration with MRA. I further understand that a false declaration would make me liable for disciplinary action. I hereby give an undertaking that the ammunition issued to me will be used by me at this range or the range approved by MRA and will not be sold, gifted or lent to any other person/s. I further give an undertaking that I shall represent Maharashtra State in the Team events for which I am selected, by the Selection Committee. I shall obtain written permission from Maharashtra Rifle Association to represent any other State/Unit/NRAI. I understand that non attendance of Prize / Victory Ceremonies, without prior permission in writing, is a serious act of indiscipline. I understand and agree that medals and certificates will not be awarded to me if I fail to attend Victory Ceremony. I shall obey all rules and follow instructions of the concerned officials during the matches and shall behave in a disciplined manner at all times. I also understand that tampering with targets is a serious offense and if proved guilty, the MRA could debar me from any activity related to the sport of target shooting - for a period of two years I MUST CARRY, NRAI ID CARD / OR PHOTO IDENTIFICATION, ON MY PERSON, AT ALL TIMES DURING THE CONDUCT OF THE 35 th MSSC. I UNDERSTAND THAT I WILL NOT BE PERMITTED TO SHOOT MY COMPETITION IF I DO NOT HAVE A PHOTO IDENTITY.
6 Signature of the competitor Signature of parent/guardian [For Jr. / Y. Shooter] Date: 1. Shooters who do not have an NRAI ID CARD MUST attach 1] one passport size photograph, with name written at the back of the photograph and 2] juniors / youth shooters must also submit birth certificates 2. Blue Jeans will not be permitted during the competition and award ceremony. All clothing / shoes during competition must strictly adhere to the ISSF Rules. Shooters must be dressed in formal attire for all prize ceremonies. 3. ENTRY FORMS MUST BE FILLED AND SIGNED BY THE SHOOTER ONLY TENTATIVE PROGRAM 35 th MSSC to _ Timing: 10 M am 25 M am 50 M 9.00 am [ 1 st detail of each day] Practice Saturday ARM Sunday ARM [Q + F] RFP Prone Monday ARW Std P Prone Tuesday ARW [Q+F] CFP 3P Wednesday APM CFP 3P Thursday APM SP FP Friday APM [Q + F] / APW FP Saturday APW FP Sunday [Q + F] Q- Qualification, P-Precision, RFS- Rapid Fire Stage.
7 35 th MAHARASHTRA STATE SHOOTING CHAMPIONSHIP to Match No Event Name ENTRY FEE M01 50M RIFLE 3 POSITION MEN Rs. 900/- M02 50M RIFLE 3 POSITION JUNIOR MEN Rs. 900/- M03 50M RIFLE PRONE MEN Rs. 600/- M04 50M RIFLE PRONE JUNIOR MEN Rs. 600/- M05 50M RIFLE 3 POSITION WOMEN Rs. 600/- M06 50M RIFLE 3 POSITION JUNIOR WOMEN Rs. 600/- M07 50M RIFLE PRONE WOMEN Rs. 600/- M08 50M RIFLE PRONE JUNIOR WOMEN Rs. 600/- M09 10M RIFLE MEN Rs. 750/- M10 10M RIFLE JUNIOR MEN Rs. 750/- M11 10M RIFLE YOUTH MEN Rs. 750/- M12 10M RIFLE WOMEN Rs. 750/- M13 10M RIFLE JUNIOR WOMEN Rs. 750/- M14 10M RIFLE YOUTH WOMEN Rs. 750/- M15 50M PISTOL MEN Rs. 600/- M16 50M PISTOL JUNIOR MEN Rs. 600/- M17 25M RAPID FIRE PISTOL MEN Rs. 600/- M18 25M RAPID FIRE PISTOL JUNIOR MEN Rs. 600/- M19 25M CENTRE FIRE PISTOL Rs. 600/- M20 25M PISTOL JUNIOR MEN Rs. 600/- M21 25M STANDARD PISTOL Rs. 600/- M22 25M STANDARD PISTOL JUNIOR MEN Rs. 600/- M24 10M PISTOL MEN Rs. 750/- M25 10M PISTOL JUNIOR MEN Rs. 750/- M26 10M PISTOL YOUTH MEN Rs. 750/- M27 25M PISTOL WOMEN Rs. 600/- M28 25M PISTOL JUNIOR WOMEN Rs. 600/- M29 10M PISTOL WOMEN Rs. 750/- M30 10M PISTOL JUNIOR WOMEN Rs. 750/- M31 10M PISTOL YOUTH WOMEN Rs. 750/-