Semiautomatic pistols using .22LR (5.6 mm) rimfire ammunition are used for this match. No optical sights are allowed, only open iron sights. The pistol must fit into a rectangular box with internal measurements of 300 x 150 x 50 mm. The maximum (unloaded) weight is 1400g and the minimum trigger weight is 1000g. No more than five rounds can be loaded.
The shooting position is standing and the pistol is held with one hand. The distance to the target is 25 metres.
A match consists of two parts:
The first part is shot at the international match target with rings from 10 to 1. The diameter of the 10 ring is 50 mm and the 1 ring is 500 mm. The diameter of the black centre is 200 mm. A total of 35 shots are fired: 1 series of 5 sighting shots plus 6 series of 5 shots each. The time allowed for each series is 5 minutes.
The second part of the match consists of 35 shots timed fire.
The match is shot at turning targets. The targets face away from the shooter for 7 seconds and face the shooter for the next 3 seconds. The target used is the international rapid fire target with rings from 10 to 5. The diameter of the 10 ring is 100 mm and the 5 ring is 500 mm. A total of 35 shots are fired, one sighting series of 5 shots and 6 match series of 5 shots each.
