Pistol Shooting

Confirmed sports information and a link to on-line registration for the 2018 Bay State Games Pistol Shooting competition will be posted on this page in February or March of 2018. To receive an email when details and registration are available, please click on the link below to join our mailing list.


Sunday, May 6th, 2018  


Sunday, July 15th, 2018  

Free Pistol Match:

Sunday, July 29th, 2018  


Air Pistol Tryouts - Woburn Sportsmen's Association, Bedford, MA (Tentative)
Free Pistol, Air Pistol, PPP Finals - Massachusetts Rifle Association, Woburn, MA (Tentative)

Entry Fee

Air Pistol Tryout: TBA
Air Pistol Finals (for those who qualify): TBA
Free Pistol (Finals only): TBA
PPP (Finals only): TBA

*Please note that pistol, rifle, and trap shooting are all separate events in the Bay State Games, and each requires its own registration form and fee.

Entry Deadline

Air Pistol Registration Deadline: TBA

Free Pistol Registration Deadline: TBA


Air Pistol - Junior, Scholastic & Open Division. Tryouts required. 60 shot match for all divisions.

Free Pistol - Scholastic & Open Only. No Tryouts.

Progressive Position Pistol (PPP events will be singles only. There will be NO team competition). Open to Juniors & Scholastic. No Tryouts. 40 shot match.

This event will be registered with USA Shooting


An athlete must meet one of the following criteria:

  • A full-time resident of Massachusetts

  • A full-time student of a Massachusetts academic institution
  • A registered member of a shooting club in Massachusetts. Athletes using the club membership for eligibility may not also be a member of a non-Massachusetts club. 

  • Athletes who are permanent Massachusetts Residents and attend school out of state are eligible to compete.

  • A resident of Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Vermont


Junior: Shooters age 10-14

Scholastic: Shooters Age 15-19

Open:  Shooters Age 20+

  • All events will be competed co-ed with males and females together.
  • All ages are as of June 1, 2018


All participants receive a Bay State Summer Games T-Shirt. Medals and a Bay State Games award item will be presented to the top three finishers in each division.

State Games of America

All medalists in this event will qualify for the State Games of America in 2019 at Liberty University in Lynchburg, VA.

Meet Director 

Sara Macaulay
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