These Matches are those that take place during the NSRA Bisley and Scotland National Meetings, and also include matches concurrent with the NSRA Airgun, 50m and Pistol Meetings, provided that there is at least one full Team representing another of the Home Countries to compete against.
The number of Team Members at the respective meetings will normally be:
NSRA Bisley and Scottish Meetings
Prone Rifle (mixed) team, (10 members)
Prone Rifle Womens team (5 members) - may be concurrent with the mixed team, if selected.
Junior (3 members)
British Airgun Championships
Air Rifle (3 members),
Air Pistol (3 members),
Juniors (3 members)
British 50m Championships
50m Rifle men (3 members)
50m Rifle women (3 members)
3 Position men (3 members)
3 Position women (3 members)
Only Full (shooting) members of the ESSU are eligible for selection for an England team and will qualify for England honours. Team members will receive a medal on the first occasion, and date-bars and Certificates on subsequent occasions. They are also entitled to purchase an England 'podium' tracksuit, blazer badge and tie. Reserves will be selected for major matches and will receive a certificate but will not be entitled to a medal or a date-bar for that occasion.
The selection policy for Home Country International matches competed during the NSRA National Meetings are as follows:
Selections will be made at the conclusion of the Squadded Aggregate competition.
Main team: Team of ten comprising the top five English shooters in Class ‘X’ with the remaining five and two reserve places being selected by the Team Captain from Class ‘X’ and Class ‘A’ and at the Captain’s discretion a maximum of one from Class ‘B’ .
Women's team: Team of five comprising the top three English shooters in Class ‘X’ with the remaining two and reserve places being selected by the Team Captain from Class ‘X’ and ‘A’ and at the Captains discretion a maximum of one from Class ’B’ .
The nominated Team Captain and Secretary at will also be eligible for medals, certificates and date-bars.