The Baden-Powell Scouts' Association

Traditional Scouting for the 21st Century!


  1. Know the usual safety-first rules for rifle shooting and have a knowledge of the parts of a rifle in use, its care and cleaning.
  2. Produce two targets fired by the Scout within the previous 4 weeks either concurrently or preferably on different dates showing that on both occasions not less than the minimum score has been gained. The target must be certificated by the instructors. Edge of shot hole nearest the center of the target to decide the value of the hit.

AIR RIFLE (0.177inch) Any single loading type. Position standing or prone. Sling may be used. Ten shots at the following range:

Distance 5.5m

Min Score 55

Targets NSRA Air 7 or R 2