National Governing Body for F-Class, Target Rifle, Match Rifle, Blackpowder & Benchrest Shooting in Ireland   

The Emerald is an international F-Class competition catering for F-Open and FTR shooters held in Ireland. The event is run by the National Rifle Association of Ireland and held at the Midlands National Shooting Centre of Ireland. This years competition runs from Wednesday 6th of June to Sunday the 10th of June. This competition is open to anyone both national and international. Please note all International competitors will need to apply submit a visitors permit for their firearm with their entry form. The Emerald competition days are broken up as follows  Wednesday 6th of June Squaded Practice. Thursday the 7th of June Long Range 1100 & 1200 yards competition. Clay and egg shoot will take place in the afternoon at 1200 yards. Friday 8th of June Day 1 of Emerald Individual, 800, 900 & 1000 yds. Sat the 9th of June Day 2 Emerald Individual, 800, 900, & 1000yds their will also be a BBQ and presentation for Individual results on Saturday evening. Sunday the 10th of June 4 Man International Team Match followed by presentations. You can find more details in the entry form below. You will also find the visitors permit link below. If you require any more info please email

Entry Form:         here
Visitor's Permit:  here

Emerald 2018