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Muzzle-loaded Pistol Shooting

Target Shooting using muzzle-loaded pistols, this is a type of pistol where the propellent is loaded from the muzzle rather than at the rear of the pistol.

Who is it suitable for?
Explorer Scouts & Network

Additional Information
Shooting must be supervised by an appropriately qualified Range Oficer {NRA RCO} and as a member or guest of a Home Office Approved club.

Badge Links
Explorers Physical Recreation Activtiy Badge

How to run/provide muzzle-loaded pistol shooting

There are 2 ways of running Muzzle-loaded Pistol Shooting in Scouting. These are:

  1. Scout-led activity - running muzzle-loaded pistol shooting yourself or using someone else in Scouting

  2. Externally-led activity - running muzzle-loaded pistol shooting using an external provider

Useful links

The National Governing Bodies for muzzle-loaded pistol shooting are:

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