We're glad to greet you at the official web site of the first Rifle World Championship 2017.
Russia had the honor to held the first Rifle World Championship in IPSC history. During the competition we're going to meet a large number of professional competitors from all over the world. We will do all our best to make your residence in Russia comfortable. Hope your participation in this event will be like a bright sports holiday and an unforgettable journey.
For every IPSC competitor who ever visited Russia it becomes clear that in our country is a positive attitude to practical shooting. Here in Russia there are some of the best shooting ranges in the world which are glad to invite russian and foreign competitors to train and take part in competitions. Our matches have a high level of organization and based on advanced infrastructure shooting galleries and shooting ranges.
Using this site, you can easily solve all your questions about the arrival and staying in Russia, rifle import, accommodation, transfer and participation in the match.
All registered competitors of the Rifle World Championship 2017 will have an access to a personal account, where will be placed step by step instruction for the entry and import of firearms in Russian Federation, all necessary documents and information about sending invitations and permits to import arms.
Border crossing procedure was extremely simplified for foreign competitors
For entrance to Russia:
Just fill the form, attaching a copy of the first page of the passport and a permit for the possession of firearms.
Your regional director gives you a participation slot.
We'll send you the permission for import of firearms by e-mail.
You have to inform us about the exact date and place of crossing the border of Russia and we'll inform the Customs about your arriving. This will speed up the border crossing.
We will send a special invitation for every competitor of the Rifle World Championship 2017 and tell where to get a visa (if needed).