English Page (Kyoto Sangyo Univ. Rifle Shooting Club)

This is english page of "Kyoto Sangyo University Rifle Shooting Club".

CAUTION!!!

Only japanese nationality

People other than Japanese nationality can not join the club, because it is determined by the Japan Swords and Firearms Control Law.

However, visits will welcome anyone!

Summary of Rifle Shooting

Summary

“Rifle Shooting” is sport which shoots at a fixed target. This is the Olympic sport. Internationally, this sport is integrated by International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF). In Japan, this sport is integrated by National Rifle Association of Japan (NRAJ) which joins ISSF, and Clay Shooting is non-applicable.

Japan is the country where Gun Control is very severe. So, the number of athletes is small.

This sport requires more concentration than other. As the evidence, in some event, we must shoot to get the highest score the target whose size is 0.5mm, and it's 10 meters away from this target with us.

The kind of GUN

There are several kinds gun used by this sport.

10m Air Rifle

Air RifleAir Rifle Bullet

This gun uses compressed air to shot bullet. Bullet is made from lead and diameter is 4.5mm. We aim to 10m target with this rifle. The more deviate from the center of target, the more points you get is decreased, like 9 points 8 points. Diameter of 10 point is 0.5mm. In Japan, many student shooters have this gun.

50m Small Boar Rifle

This gun uses gunpowder to shot bullet. Bullet is Rim fire Long Rifle ammunition and diameter is 5.2mm. We aim to 50m target with this rifle. This event is also a similar score system and the air rifle. Diameter of 10 point is 10.4mm. In our club, several people have this gun.

10m Air Pistol

Air Pistol

This is pistol of the same mechanism as the air rifle. This event is also a similar score system and the air rifle. Diameter of 10 point is 11.5mm. In Japan, only 500 people can be possession of this pistol.

 

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