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shooting positions click to hear : shooting positions

For the 5.6 mm (.22-caliber rifle) weapons and the 4.5 mm air rifle, the disciplines vary according to distance, number of shots and the position.
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See shooting positions in : french | spanish
prone position kneeling position standing position

prone position click to hear : prone position

Lying on the stomach, the shooter holds the weapon with two hands and one shoulder; the cheek can be held against the stock but the forearm cannot touch the ground.

kneeling position click to hear : kneeling position

Three points of contact with the ground are allowed: left foot, right knee and toe of the right foot (for a right-handed person); the rifle must be held in two hands, against the aiming shoulder.

standing position click to hear : standing position

The shooter stands with two feet on the ground and no other support; the rifle is held in both hands, against the shoulder and along the aiming cheek.