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, 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)
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.
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.
An athlete must meet one of the following criteria:
A full-time resident of Massachusetts
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 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.
All medalists in this event will qualify for the State Games of America in 2019 at Liberty University in Lynchburg, VA.