Connor On the Road to Moscow

The road to Moscow and the 2017 International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Championships for Shotgun is set for stage two qualification at USA Shooting’s Spring Selection Match that begins Tuesday with Skeet competition at the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit (USAMU) in Fort Benning, Georgia.

This is the second of three stages of qualifying for the World Championships that will take place August 30-September 11 in Moscow, Russia. Qualification began last October with the Fall Selection Match in Kerrville, Texas and will conclude at the upcoming USA Shooting National Championships in July. Qualification for the World Championships includes four qualification rounds and four finals with the top-three cumulative scores punching their ticket to Moscow. Spring Selection competitors will test their skill on one of the world’s toughest ranges for one course of fire and one final.


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