Paralympics SHOOTING

Who can compete in Paralympic Shooting

the people can compete in the shooting is people that are in the classes SH1 which means people that can support a gun without a stand. SH2means that they cannot support a gun without a stand. The last class is SH3 Blind shooters they require sound emitting targets.

What are the different classes in Paralympic shooting

Sport class SH1: Athletes in this sport class either with a pistol or a rifle. They do not require require a shooting stand, because their arms are affected by impairment to a lesser extent and allow for sufficent support of the pistol or rifle.

Sport class SH2: This sport class is designated to shooters with a more server impairmnt in the uppper limbs, which necessitates them to use a shooting stand. Unlike SH1 class they shoot with a rifle only and not with pistols