Civilian Service Rifle

CSR Imperial - Methuen 2024
Start Date:

Sunday 07 July


Entries Open:
Tuesday 05 March 2024 at 10:00
Deadline for Entries:
Monday 01 July 2024 at 12:00
National Shooting Centre, Bisley

Contact Information:

For more information please contact 01483 797777 ext. 146

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Methuen Team Match

Sunday 7th July 2024

Entry Fees: £170 per team, £102 U25 teams (all members of the team must be under 25 years old on the day of the event)

Event Details:

  • Following the individual Imperial CSR matches the Methuen is a Team match shot in two classes: Modern and Historic
  • Teams of 6 firers and a non-shooting captain take part in the Short Range Match for the Mauser and Mons Trophies, additional individual awards, the Kukri and Bayonet Trophies, are also presented for the highest score in each class
  • Up to 20 teams can take part and clubs from all over the United Kingdom and from Europe enter this closely fought match and although team scores are monitored throughout the match the winners are not know until the last shot is fired


  • Historic Enfield: Any SMLE/ No.4/ No. 5 rifle, service pattern as issued, rest may not be used, trigger weight minimum 4.5lbs, sling as issued

  • Practical Optic: Any rifle with optic sights, with no restriction on slings or rests, trigger weight minimum 1.5kg. If any rest is utilised it must remain fitted to the rifle at all times during the match

Entry Requirements:

  • Shooter Certification Card (SCC): Each civilian shooting on a MoD or NRA range has to carry a SCC issued by the chairman of a club of which they are a member and which is affiliated to the NRA. Competitors MUST be in possession of their SCC when shooting on NRA ranges. If you do not have an SCC for the type of firearm you wish to participate with please contact the Competition Co-ordinator before entering
  • This competition is open to members of Home Office Approved Clubs (HOAC) who are not prohibited under section 21 of the Firearms Act (The NRA is the largest HOAC in the UK). Non-NRA members are welcome, but are required to pay an additional Meeting Member Fee (if this has not already been paid as part of an Individual CSR Imperial Entry)
  • On the first day of the Competition you must be aged 14 or over (please contact the Competition Co-ordinator before entering if this is not the case)

We welcome teams to make a £10 donation on the day to Help for Heroes
(cash buckets will be available on the range)