Photo Information

Members of the U.S. Marine Corps Rifle Team communicate during the 1000-yard team match at the 53rd Annual Interservice Rifle Championship hosted by Weapons Training Battalion, Marine Corps Base Quantico Va., July 6, 2014. This was the forty fifth match held since the competition was disrupted in 1968 and 1969 due to a shortage of personnel. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Daniel Benedict/Released)

Photo by Cpl. Daniel Benedict

54th Interservice Rifle Championship

28 May 2015 | Cpl. Sara Graham Marine Corps Forces Reserves

    Marine administrative message 218/15 announces the 54th Interservice Rifle

Championship to be held at the Calvin A. Lloyd Complex, Marine Corps Base Quantico from

June 24 to July 1, 2015.  The competitions are open to all regular and Reserve members of the

armed forces, the National Guard and ROTC units.


    Teams and individual competitors must confirm their intent to participate in the

championship matches by registering at the Civilian Marksmanship Program website at or in person no later than 7 a.m. on June 24, 2015. All organizations are

requested to provide advanced notice of VIPs who plan to attend any match function, to the

match director.


    Commands or individuals participating must provide their own ammunition and

equipment; if teams do not have their own national match M16s, they will be available

for withdrawal from the Weapons Training Battalion armory during the competition. All

competitors will receive their weapons pre-fire inspection upon arrival at Weapons Training

Battalion and all other service competitors must show proof of pre-fire inspection for all

weapons prior to firing.


    The uniform for the competition will be appropriate camouflage combat uniform. The

uniform for the banquet will be the appropriate summer service uniform worn with shooting

badges. Specific information concerning the banquet will be provided during check-in.

Funding for all participants is the responsibility of their command.

    For more information on the competition and check-in information see MARADMIN 218/15.