Rules The IPSC rules are the holy grail of the …


The IPSC rules are the holy grail of the practical shooting sport which encompasses everything that needs to be known about the International Practical Shooting Confederation and its underlying disciplines.


In this section, you will find all the rules of the combined rules book for the main disciplines of IPSC. Each chapter illustrates exactly what is dictated from the latest edition [January 2019] of the combined rules book. Each chapter also includes quick access to glossary terms and pdf snippets of appendices where they are relevant. Any references to other rules will include hyperlinks to improve ease of access from any chapter within this section.


You can download the combined rules book including the appendices from the official IPSC website here.

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