Shooting is the act or process of discharging a projectile from a ranged weapon. Even the acts of launching / discharging artillery, darts, grenades, rockets and guided missiles can be considered acts of shooting. When using a firearm, the act of shooting is often called firing as it involves initiating a combustion process.

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Sports Associations Details



1. Registration Number            – 47

2. Registration Year                   - 21.03.2011

3. Gazette Notification             - Gazette No. 1990/2327.10.2016

4. Tenure of the Association   – 04



Mr.Shirantha Peiris

No: 33, Torrington Place,

Colombo 07



Mr. Pradeep Edirisinghe

077 634 50 70





5. List of Affiliated Associations –

• Subsidiaries/ Societies - 17

1. Sri Lanka Army Shooting Range Association

2. Sri Lanka Air Force Shooting Range Club

3. Sri Lanka Naval Shooting Range Sports Club

4. Sri Lanka Police

5. School Shooting Association

6. Nuwara Eliya Shooting Range Sports Club

7. Play Target Sports Club

8. Northwest Shooting Range Club

9. Atugala Shooting Range Sports Association

10. Puttalam Shooting Club

11. Magnum Shooting Range Sports Club

12. Skopje Shooting Range Sports Club

13. Cambrian Shooting Club

14. Magama shooting range sports club

15. Siyana shooting range sports club

16. Negombo shooting range sports club

17. Asian International School