not phone CPSA headquarters about competition entries, they do not
handle entries nor have anything to do with BICTSF entries. All
queries about BICTSF entries must be made through the
you have read the 'Conditions of Entry' below.
|BICTSF EVENTS CONDITIONS
OF ENTRY 2014
must be paid up members of their Home Association at the time of
entry and event. Please make sure that your membership has not lapsed
- it is your responsibility to comply with this requirement. Selection
shoot flash finals in ISSF events are only open to the top six competitors
who are eligible and willing to shoot for GBR if selected.
2. In the event that any cheque is returned by the bank for whatever
reason, an administration charge of £10 will be levied against
3. Competitors who are indebted to BICTSF for whatever reason will
be ineligible to enter events run by BICTSF until the debt is cleared.
4. For ISSF events:
Juniors must be born after 31st December 1993.
Veterans (British Grand Prix only) must be born before 1st January
For FITASC events:
Juniors must be born after 31st December 1993.
Veterans must be born before 1st January 1959.
Super Veterans must be born before 1st January 1949.
5. A competitor having entered a BICTSF event and fails to attend
and/or fails to notify the organisers that they are unable to compete
(without reasonable excuse) shall be penalised by either forfeiting
their entry (if pre paid) or pay a fine equal to the entry fee.
Failure to pay this fine within fourteen days of notification will
automatically suspend the defaulter from all events held under the
auspices of the Federation until such time as the Federation's Board
6. A competitor who retires early during a BICTSF event (without
good reason) may be subject to disciplinary action.
7. For Olympic (ISSF) disciplines and Universal Trench, Referees
and Judges will be appointed in turn from the previous squad i.e.
one referee, one scorer and one visible marker board scorer. It
is the competitor’s responsibility to ensure they serve in
one of these capacities when it is their turn to do so.
Any competitor who refuses this responsibility will have one target
deducted from his score for each refusal; persistent refusal may
result in disqualification.
The Referee will be the most experienced of the three and shall
be fully conversant with the rules. If there is any doubt as to
the rankings the following shall be used to determine seniority:
in the discipline.
||British Team Member.
||National Team Member.
||Classification in descending
It is strongly
recommended that competitors acquaint themselves fully with the
rules so that when called upon, they are capable of carrying out
these duties correctly.
8. A Jury for each event will be selected from the list of competitors
by the organisers and it is a requirement that a competitor will
serve on the Jury if selected. Any competitor refusing,
without just cause, will be disqualified.
9. UK Sport may carry out random dope testing at any event without
prior notice to BICTSF. Competitors selected by UK Sport's doping
control staff to take part in a dope test are urged to comply with
their instructions. Penalties for failure to comply with instructions
or the discovery of a prohibited substance in a test sample can
result in severe penalties. Competitors must familiarise themselves
thoroughly with the information provided on UK Sport’s Drug
Information Database on their website (click
here) other information can be found on the ‘links’
page of this site. Please be aware that it is the competitor’s
responsibility for ensuring compliance with the regulations regarding
their medication, either purchased over the counter or prescribed
by a medical practitioner.
10. Competitors with a query regarding an entry or wishing to withdraw
from an event should contact the Shooting Ground. Please Note: All
entries close at 2pm on the Friday before Saturday's competition.
As a condition
of entry, all competitors must adhere to the following declaration:
i) ‘’I hold current insurance covering all shooting
activity through the CPSA (or named home association). I know of
no outstanding claims against me for other reasons which affect
my insurable risk’’.
ii) ‘’I will conduct myself lawfully and safely throughout
iii) ‘’I will abide by the rules and regulations of
this shooting discipline, uphold its reputation and maintain the
public confidence in shooting as a sport’’.
iv) ‘’I will not prior to nor during the course of the
competition, take prohibited drugs, prohibited substances or performance
v) ‘’I will not drink alcohol during competition hours.
I will not shoot the following day whilst still, howsoever, affected
vi) ‘’I declare that the shotgun(s) I will use in competition
is (are) in safe working order and the barrels are within proof.
The cartridges I will use are commercially loaded and conform to
the current regulations’’.
vii) ‘’I acknowledge and accept that no liability attaches
to the BICTSF Board and or its officers for any injury, loss or
damage whether to my person or my property caused howsoever in the
following circumstances :-
a) During travel by whatever means to or from the competition ground.
b) During any period of practice or whilst taking part in the competition
c) During any stay in any temporary accommodation even if it is
on a list of available accommodation provided by the BICTSF.
viii) ‘’I accept that if a shoot is cancelled due to
circumstances beyond the control of the BICTSF, I accept that I
have no financial recourse against the BICTSF for any loss occasioned
directly or indirectly by such cancellation’’.
ix) ‘’I have read and understood the above terms and
conditions and the express exclusion of liability by the BICTSF
and agree to be bound by the said terms and conditions and exclusion
of liability for the duration and purposes of this / these competitions(s)
and any preceding periods set aside for practice’’.
Note: Juniors (U21) must also have a parent’s signature, to
permit U21s who have been selected by UK Sport’s doping control
staff to take part in a dope test.
Trap, Olympic Skeet and Trap bookings to be made to the Shooting
Beverley Clay Target Centre:
01964 551134 firstname.lastname@example.org
02825 685340 / 07889 159 879 email@example.com
01889 565986 firstname.lastname@example.org
Kippen Gun Club
01786 465125 email@example.com
Loch Ness Gun Club
Glenmoriston shooting ground.
Morton Clay Targets
01506 884500 / 07956 171682 firstname.lastname@example.org
National Clay Shooting Centre:
01438 797666 email@example.com
01763 848172 firstname.lastname@example.org
01935 83625 email@example.com
|'Condition of Entry - Declaration'
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