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2015: The year ahead in shooting

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This list is far from complete but is designed to give an idea of what is happening in the world of this sport in the upcoming year, which is followed by 2016, a Paralympic year.  As shooting is on the Paralympic program, athletes are likely using the year to prepare.

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February

  • From February 19 – 21, an IPC Shooting World Cup, takes place in Stjoerdal, Norway.

March

  • From March 30 to April 1, the IPC Shooting World Cup takes place in Stoke Mandeville.

April

  • From April 18 – 21, the IPC Shooting World Cup takes place in Szczecin, Poland.

May

  • From May 12 – 15, the  IPC Shooting World Cup takes place in  Antalya, Turkey.

 

July

  • IPC Shooting World Cup, Volmerange-Les-Mines, France takes place from July 10 – 14.

August

  • 13th European Deaf Shooting Championships take place in Plzen, Czech Republic  from August 4 – 9.

 

September

  • From September 15 – 19,  IPC Shooting World Cup, Sydney, Australia takes place.

 

November

  •  IPC Shooting World Cup, Fort Benning, USA take place from November 3 – 7.

December

  • 2015 Asean Para Games take place in Singapore from December 3 – 9.  Sports on the program include archery, athletics, boccia, chess, badminton and five-a-side football, seven-a-side football, goalball, powerlifting, sailing, tenpin bowling, shooting, swimming, table tennis and wheelchair basketball.

As some of these events are a long time in the future, please double check dates as they get closer to confirm them.  If there are any dates or events missing, please comment on the post and it will be added.

Laura Hale
About Laura Hale (2533 Articles)
Laura Hale is a sport journalist, specializing in Paralympic and disability sport news. Prior to helping found ParaSport-News, she spent two and a half years working as a journalist on Wikinews, a citizen journalism site. As a journalist, she has covered the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London, the 2013 IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships in La Molina, the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, and a number of other sporting events. She has additional experience with Paralympic sport having worked as a Wikipedian in Residence for the Australian and Spanish Paralympic Committees.

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