Supervisor - Mr Vatsyayana Sharma
Air Rifle shooting is one of the major individual sports in Mayo College. 10 metre air rifle is an event in which shooter has to shot over a distance of 10 metres from a standing position with a 4.5 mm caliber air rifle with a maximum weight of 5.5 kg. Along with air rifle, Air pistols are also used for this event.
Air rifle shooting helps in building self-confidence with quality of decision making. It increases concentration power, steadiness, grasping power and involvement ability. Along with these benefits, it develops sharp reflexes and proper co-ordination of mind and body.
At Mayo, boys are groomed to participate in different National level tournaments which are All India Inter School, IPSC, G.V.Mavalankar, Open Nationals and National School games. In the past, Mayooites have proved themselves by achieving at National levels by breaking records and they have also been a part of Indian shooting team trials.