Ideal outdoor range size:

  • 50 yards long
  • Minimum 60 feet wide.

Ideal indoor range size:

  • 25 yards long
  • Minimum 60 feet wide

These sizes are not mandatory—however they will allow you to run all CFI approved COF.


The shooting distances must be strictly adhered to when running any match that will require classification and ranking by CFI.

At Registered competitions outdoors the distances required are 7, 10, 15, 25, 35, and 50 yards or meters.

Competition fired indoors requiring the AP-1 target will be fired at distances of 7, 10, and 15 yards.

Indoor competition requiring the AP-2 target will be fired at distances of 25, 35, and 50 feet. (See Section 10)

Target Equipment

Any target system is permitted so long as it guarantees the:

  • Necessary degree of safety and the accurate and rapid scoring of the shot-holes on the competition targets.
  • In case of automatic target carriers or changers being used, the competitor may control the changing of his own targets, or the competitor may leave this to the scorer.
Spectator Area

There may be space provided for the spectators. The spectator area must be separated from the competitors and officials by a suitable barrier.