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The BUCS Rifle Programme consists of three Championships:

• The Short Range Rifle Championships
• The Small Bore Championships
• The Full Bore Championships

The Sport Advisory Group for Rifle provide the technical sport specific advice to ensure BUCS can run and develop the programme effectively. Click here to view the membership of the group.

Rifle Shooting is also part of the BUCS international programme and is competed at the World University Summer Games and World University Championships.

The international University Sports Federation (FISU) organise the World University Games (the Universiade) every two years.  The Universiade is widely recognised as the second largest multisport Games in the world after the Olympics and progressively has risen to World Class in scale and standard, with over 10,000 participants from 150+ countries.

The World University Championships are for national representative teams (GB & NI) and are held every two years in various countries across the world.

For more details on competing at these events please click on the relevant link on the sub menu.

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