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Junior Olympic Program Information
Rifle & Pistol Programs
The 2022-2023 Junior Olympic cycle has begun!
We are now accepting applications for State Junior Olympic Rifle & Pistol Host Sites. If your Club is interested in hosting a State Junior Olympic match, please review the Host Site Application Packet below, and fill out the Host Site Application Form (the link is on the first page of the Packet):
The deadline for host applications is October 1st, 2022. The list of approved Host Sites will be available on this page as soon as all applications are processed and notification sent to the Match Directors for those Sites.
The window for State Junior Olympic Rifle & Pistol Matches is November 1st, 2022, through February 28th, 2023.
The Automatic Invite Cut-Off Scores for the National Junior Olympic Championships this year will be:
Air Pistol – 540
Sport Pistol – 530
Air Rifle – 580
Smallbore Rifle – 575
The Automatic Invite Scores apply to all age categories for both Men and Women competitors.
We do not have dates and locations set for the National Junior Olympic Championships yet, however we are tentatively looking at returning to the traditional April timeframe for the Pistol Championship, and May for the Rifle Championship.
Shotgun juniors are invited to compete at the their State Junior Olympic location to qualify for the National Junior Olympic Championships. Find your Shotgun State JO Location!
Shotgun National Junior Olympic Championships will be held from July 25 – 31, 2022 in Hillsdale, Michigan.
Upcoming & Current Events
2022 Rifle National Championships
Colorado Springs, CO
June 16 – 26, 2022
2022 Shotgun National Championships
Selection Part II for World Championships and CAT 2022, Part I for National Team 2023
Trap: July 20-24
Skeet: August 2-6
2022 Pistol Junior Olympic National Championships
Colorado Springs, CO
July 24 – 31, 2022
2022 Shotgun Junior Olympic National Championship
Trap: July 25-28 Skeet: July 29-31
TRAP JO CHAMPIONSHIP
SKEET JO CHAMPIONSHIP
Smallbore Pistol Ranking Match
August 5 – 7, 2022
Smallbore Rifle Ranking Match
August 8 – 11, 2022
USA Shooting is authorized by the International Shooting Sports Federation (ISSF) and the United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee (USOPC) to host national and international matches. USA Shooting can also sanction matches for regional and local competitions.
Authorized shooting matches outside of the USA Shooting national or international calendar are sanctioned by the competitions division for Member Clubs. These matches include Preliminary Tryouts (PTOs), Junior Olympic programs, and more.
For Final Results, please visit our National Results tab on the Resource Page.