Welcome To Pistol Australia

Pistol Australia is the premier target pistol shooting association in Australia with the sole right to field target pistol shooting teams to represent Australia at the Commonwealth Games, Olympic Games, World Cups, World Championships, Paralymic Championships and other international target pistol shooting competitions including World Association 1500 (WA1500), National Rifle Association (NRA) of America and International Metallic Silhouette Shooting Union (IMSSU) World Cups and World Championships.

 Through its affiliation with Australian International Shooting Ltd (AISL), PA is affiliated with the Australian Sports Commission (ASC), the International Shooting Sports Federation (ISSF), the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), Australian Olympic Games Committee, Australian Commonwealth Games Association (ACGA), Commonwealth Shooting Federation (CSF), Oceania Shooting Federation (OSF) and the International Metallic Silhouette Shooting Union (IMSSU).  PA is directly affiliated to the World Association 1500.

Through this network and its well-developed infrastructure, PA is well placed and staunchly committed to the ongoing success of target pistol shooting in Australia and to the training and development of its athletes, coaches and range officials alike.  If you are interested in finding out about the sport and joining us in this family friendly sport, click on the About menu at the top of the page, then the Pistol Australia tab and the Join Us tab to find out how.  Welcome and hope to see you on the range!


Latest Updates

2015 Pistol Australia National Coaching Seminar

Pistol Australia accredited coaches, aspiring coaches and members interested in hearing from the experts are invited to register for attendance at the seminar.

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High school student Yauhlevski bags debut international bronze

17-year-old Siarhei Yauhlevski (Berwick, VIC) has displayed remarkable talent by winning the bronze medal in 25m Rapid Fire Pistol, at the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Junior Cup, in Suhl, Germany, at the end of June.

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2015 WA1500 Association World Championships

The recent Adelaide National Championships was the final elimination event for selection in the 2015 WA1500 team to represent Australia at the WA1500 Association World Championships to be contested in Stockholm, Sweden from the 13th – 16th August. The Team comprises Dean Brus, Peter Brus and David Oates with Team Manager Martin O’Brien. Peter is a new inclusion in the team and is the son of Dean.

2015 World Cup & European Championships

PA has selected the Metallic Silhouette Team to represent Australia at the 2015 World Cup & European Championships at Volmerange les Mines, France 27th July – 8th August, Big Bore Michael Arden, Scott Dawson and Kim Emery, Small Bore & Field Pistol Scott Dawson, Kim Emery & Matt Seears with Team Manager Judy Harding.

28th Summer Universiade Games

Shooting Australia has a team of three athletes who will compete in the 28th Summer Universiade Games to be held in Gwangju Korea from 3rd – 14th July. The team is Emily Esposito (NSW), Thomas Ashmore (ACT) and Bailey Groves (TAS).

2015 ISSF Junior World Cup

Shooting Australia has selected the Junior Team to compete in the ISSF Junior World Cup to be held in Suhl, Germany 25th June – 2nd July. The Team is Thomas Ashmore, Bailey Groves, Christopher Summerell (SA HPP) and Sergi Yauhleuski (PA NDS). The coach/managers will be Vladimir Galiabovitch (SA High Performance Pistol Manager) and Alex Kupke (PA NDS coach). 

Shooting Calendar

National Championships

19 - 21 Sept 2015

Metallic Silhouette

Big Bore National Championships - Canberra, ACT

21 - 25 Oct 2015

Action Pistol National Championships - Adelaide, SA

4 - 6 Mar 2016

Metallic Silhouette

SB & FP National Championships - Narrabri, NSW

16 - 18 Sept 2016

Metallic Silhouette

Big Bore National Championships - Toogoolawah, QLD

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