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2017 SSAA National Junior Challenge

7-9 July 2017 - SSAA Para

[ Junior Sports Shooting ] [ Field Rifle, 3-Positional, Scoped Air Rifle and NRA Any Sight ] [ Rifle Metallic Silhouette ]


Friday, 7 July: 9.30am club canteen/event office opens, 10am range opens for practice, 3pm Air Rifle Match shooters briefing (Air Rifle pavilion), 3.30pm Air Rifle sight-in, 4pm 10m Precision Air Rifle match, 5pm main outdoor range closes, 7pm approximate end of match (depending on number of details).

Saturday, 8 July: 7.30am Field Rifle and 3-Positional range set up, 8am equipment control opens, 9am practice and shooters briefing, 9.30am Field Rifle match, 1.30pm 3-Positional match, 5:30pm Air, Field and 3-P award presentations, 6pm pizza dinner and trivia night at SSAA Para Range canteen (included in nomination fee for competitors, $10 per head for non-competitors).

Sunday, 9 July: 8am range set up, equipment control opens, 9am range opens for practice, 9.30am shooters briefing, 9.40am Rifle Metallic Silhouette match, 3.30pm Rifle Metallic Silhouette and Overall presentations, 4pm National Junior Challenge completed.

Program times indicative only and subject to adjustment depending on weather conditions and number of participants, or other matters beyond our control.


$60 for three core events, plus 10m Precision Air Rifle event and cost of Saturday night dinner for participant only.

Participants not wanting to compete in all events can participate for $20 per event.

$10 per head for non-competitors Saturday pizza dinner and trivia night.

Entry fee is non refundable.

Cheques payable to SSAA SA Para Branch Inc, GPO Box 2013, Adelaide, SA 5001, or EFT to ANZ Bank, BSB 015 056, Account 21999 3449. Include reference ‘your surname’ and ‘JC’.

All nominations must be received by close of business on 30 June 2017. Nominations received after this might not be accepted. If accepted, an administration fee of $10 may be charged. Due to limited range capacity, early nominations are recommended.

Please include your full name, SSAA membership number and expiry date, home range, address, phone number, date of birth and age at 7 July 2017.


All SSAA junior members (12 years old to under 18 years old) are encouraged to participate.

Rules as per current SSAA Official National Rules. Any modification of rules will be notified on the day.

Please bring your empty chamber indicators (ECI). These may be purchased from canteen.

Air for air rifles available on site. Please bring your adaptor.


The SSAA National Junior Challenge is comprised of three core rimfire disciplines: 3-Positional, Rifle Metallic Silhouette and Field Rifle. There will be opportunity to participate in a separate 10m Precision Air Rifle supplementary event at the same time, but this will not contribute to the Overall Challenge score.

National medals for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place for three core events and Overall winners in 12-15 and 15-18 age groups, plus competition awards for 10m Precision Air Rifle.


The SSAA SA Junior Development Program has a number of air and rimfire rifles with scopes available for juniors to use. Please advise the event coordinator and note on your entry form if you would like to reserve one.

There will be facilities at ranges supplying light meals, snacks, tea, coffee and cold drinks each day.

Camping areas available at the range with hot showers in the toilet block.

SSAA SA Para Range is located at Rifle Range Rd, Greenwith, SA.

Accommodation packages have been negotiated with two nearby motels: Elizabeth Motor Inn and Mawson Lakes Hotel. See nomination form for SSAA member specials.

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