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  • Target Rifle

    Target Rifle (TR) is the NRA’s heritage and how the Association started

  • Gallery Rifle & Pistol

    Short and medium distances with various rifles and pistols using pistol caliber cartridges.

  • Target Shotgun

    Events that use of a shotgun for the purposes of competition, specifically excluding clay shooting.

NRA Training

The NRA offers a multitude of training courses, from Probationary Training, to Disciplines specific training. The Association currently runs 4 different Discipline training courses(CSR, GR&P, TR and TS), but to get involved in any of our disciplines, please click on the link below and get in touch with the Discipline Rep who will be happy to help you get involved.

The NRA supports 12 different disciplines (types of shooting at different distances using different firearms).

Each discipline has a Discipline Rep appointed by General Council charged with being the NRA ambassador for that type of shooting.

Clay Pigeon shooting, although controlled by the Clay Pigeon Shooting Association, is practiced at the NRA owned  and run National Clay Shooting Centre at Bisley.

Below is the list of NRA Training Courses and Disciplines promoted.


Latest news

General News

GR&P Classifications

The current GR&P classification system has undergone a review during 2019, and the following changes will come into place for 2020: All classifications will in future be based on the best score achieved in the previous five years, rather than the best score on record, for each shooter in each event The Bianchi GRSB &

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Team Captain Invitation

Under 25 Team Captain 2020 – Nominations invited

Nominations are invited for the Captain of the following team: GB Under 25 Team Captain 2020 Nominations in writing, signed by three proposers all of whom must be full annual or life members of the NRA, must be received by the Secretary General not later than 5pm on Friday 31st January 2019.  Nominations to be

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Team invitation

GB Palma Team 2023

I am truly honoured to have been elected by the NRA Council as Captain of the Great Britain Rifle Team to compete in the next Palma Match, which is scheduled to be contested in South Africa 2023. I am delighted to announce that Nick Tremlett will be my Vice Captain and Derek Lowe will be

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