Championships

Continental Championships

Continental Championships can be qualification competitions for the Olympic Games. Only Member Federations of the Continental Confederation are entitled to participate in the Continental Championships, which are supervised by the ISSF.

AFRICA

African Championships (AFC) will be conducted every two years (not in the year of World Championships or Olympic Games) in 10m/50m Rifle, 10m/25m/50m Pistol and Trap, Double Trap and Skeet events for men and women, both individual and team competitions.

AMERICA

Continental American Championships (CAT) will be conducted in the year following the year of Olympic Games in the 10m/50m/300m Rifle, 10m/25m/50m Pistol, 10m/50m Running Target and Trap, Double Trap and Skeet events for seniors and juniors, men and women, both individual and team competitions. Pan American Games (PAG) will be conducted in the year before Olympic Games in the Olympic shooting events for men and women individual only.

ASIA

Asian Continental Championships (ASC) will be conducted in the year before the Olympic Games in 10m/50m Rifle, 10m/25m/50m Pistol, 10m Running Target events for seniors and juniors, men and women, both individual and team competitions. Asian Continental Championships (ASC) will be conducted every year in Trap, Double Trap and Skeet events for seniors and juniors, men and women, both individual and team competitions.

Asian Games (ASG) will be conducted every four years in the year of World Championships in 10m/50m Rifle, 10m/25m/50m Pistol, 10m Running Target and Trap, Double Trap and Skeet events for men and women, both individual and team competitions.

EUROPE

European Championships (ECH) will be conducted every two years in 50m/300m Rifle, 50m/25m Pistol and 50m Running Target events, individual and teams, for men and women. European Championships (ECH) will be conducted every year in all 10m events and in Trap, Double Trap and Skeet for seniors and juniors, men and women, both individual and team competitions.

European Championships (ECH) will be conducted every year in the 50m Rifle, 50/25m Pistol events for juniors, men and women and 50m Running Target events for juniors men, both individual and team competition, except in the year of World Championships are held.

OCEANIA

Oceania Championships (OCH) will be conducted every two years (not in the year of World Championships or Olympic Games) in 10m/50m/300m Rifle, 10m/25m/50m Pistol, 10m Running Target and Trap, Double Trap and Skeet events for seniors and juniors, men and women, both individual and team competitions.