Shooting Qualification

Qualification Summary

Each National Olympic Committee can enter a maximum of 30 athletes (15 men and 15 women) with a maximum of two athletes per individual event and two teams of two athletes in the mixed team events. As hosts, Japan will be given one quota in each individual event to compete should they fail to qualify while 24 quotas (12 men and 12 women), two in each individual event will be decided by the Tripartite Commission. The remaining quotas will be decided through various events, specifically, the 2018 World Championships, the 2019 World Cup events, the continental games and championships and the Olympic World Ranking List released on April 30th 2020. Additionally, all selected athletes must have reached the minimum qualification score (MQS) in the event they will compete in at an approved competition. Athletes may also compete as double starters in other events provided that they reach the MQS and do not exceed their nation’s maximum quota per event

Qualified Nations

Qualification events are listed in hierarchical order.

Men’s 50m Rifle 3 Positions

Qualification Event Places Qualified Nations
2018 World Championships 4 China
Norway
Poland
United States
2018 Championship of the Americas 1 United States
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 1 2 Hungary
Italy
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 2 2 China
Czech Republic
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 3 2 Serbia
South Korea
2019 European Games 1 Belarus
2019 Pan American Games 2 Argentina
Mexico
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 4 2 India
Norway
2019 European 25m/50m Championships 2 Czech Republic
Italy
2019 African Championships 1
2019 Asian Championships 3
2019 Oceania Championships 2
2020 Rifle/Pistol European Qualifying Tournament 1
Olympic World Ranking List 1
Tripartite Invitation 2
Host Nation 1 Japan
Double Starters

Women’s 50m Rifle 3 Positions

Qualification Event Places Qualified Nations
2018 World Championships 4 Croatia
Germany
Great Britain
Russia
2018 Championship of the Americas 1 United States
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 1 2 China
Switzerland
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 2 2 Norway
South Korea
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 3 2 Norway
Russia
2019 European Games 1 Serbia
2019 Pan American Games 2 Cuba
United States
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 4 2 China
South Korea
2019 European 25m/50m Championships 2 Belarus
Denmark
2019 African Championships 1
2019 Asian Championships 3
2019 Oceania Championships 2
2020 Rifle/Pistol European Qualifying Tournament 1
Olympic World Ranking List 1
Tripartite Invitation 2
Host Nation 1 Japan
Double Starters

Men’s 10m Air Rifle

Qualification Event Places Qualified Nations
2018 World Championships 4 China
Croatia
Croatia
Russia
2018 Championship of the Americas 1 United States
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 1 2 Austria
China
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 2 2 India
Russia
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 3 2 Italy
Ukraine
2019 European Games 1 Israel
2019 Pan American Games 2 Mexico
United States
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 4 2 Australia
Slovakia
2019 African Championships 1
2019 Asian Championships 3
2019 Oceania Championships 1
2020 European 10m Championships 2
2020 Rifle/Pistol European Qualifying Tournament 2
Olympic World Ranking List 1
Tripartite Invitation 2
Host Nation 1 Japan
Double Starters

Women’s 10m Air Rifle

Qualification Event Places Qualified Nations
2018 World Championships 4 India
India
South Korea
South Korea
2018 Championship of the Americas 1 United States
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 1 2 China
China
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 2 2 Denmark
Iran
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 3 2 Hungary
Romania
2019 European Games 1 Czech Republic
2019 Pan American Games 2 Argentina
United States
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 4 2 Chinese Taipei
Iran
2019 African Championships 1
2019 Asian Championships 3
2019 Oceania Championships 1
2020 European 10m Championships 2
2020 Rifle/Pistol European Qualifying Tournament 2
Olympic World Ranking List 1
Tripartite Invitation 2
Host Nation 1 Japan
Double Starters

Mixed Team 10m Air Rifle

Qualification Event Places Qualified Nations
2018 World Championships 2 China
Russia
Eligible to Compete China
India
Japan
United States
United States

Men’s 25m Rapid Fire Pistol

Qualification Event Places Qualified Nations
2018 World Championships 4 China
China
France
Russia
2018 Championship of the Americas 1 Cuba
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 1 0*
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 2 3* Germany
Ukraine
United States
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 3 3* France
Germany
Russia
2019 European Games 1 Turkey
2019 Pan American Games 2 Cuba
Peru
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 4 2 Pakistan
South Korea
2019 European 25m/50m Championships 2 Azerbaijan
Italy
2019 African Championships 1
2019 Asian Championships 4
2019 Oceania Championships 1
2020 Rifle/Pistol European Qualifying Tournament 1
Olympic World Ranking List 1
Tripartite Invitation 2
Host Nation 1 Japan
Double Starters

* Quota places (2) were removed due to visa issues, they were reallocated to the next two World Cup events.

Women’s 25m Pistol

Qualification Event Places Qualified Nations
2018 World Championships 4 Chinese Taipei
Germany
Russia
Ukraine
2018 Championship of the Americas 1 United States
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 1 2 China
Hungary
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 2 2 Bulgaria
Germany
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 3 2 Bulgaria
India
2019 European Games 1 Switzerland
2019 Pan American Games 2 Ecuador
United States
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 4 2 China
South Korea
2019 European 25m/50m Championships 2 France
France
2019 African Championships 1
2019 Asian Championships 4
2019 Oceania Championships 1
2020 Rifle/Pistol European Qualifying Tournament 1
Olympic World Ranking List 1
Tripartite Invitation 2
Host Nation 1 Japan
Double Starters

Men’s 10m Air Pistol

Qualification Event Places Qualified Nations
2018 World Championships 4 Russia
South Korea
South Korea
Ukraine
2018 Championship of the Americas 1 United States
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 1 2 India
Serbia
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 2 2 India
Mongolia
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 3 2 China
China
2019 European Games 1 Ukraine
2019 Pan American Games 2 Cuba
United States
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 4 2 Turkey
Turkey
2019 African Championships 2
2019 Asian Championships 3
2019 Oceania Championships 1
2020 European 10m Championships 2
2020 Rifle/Pistol European Qualifying Tournament 1
Olympic World Ranking List 1
Tripartite Invitation 2
Host Nation 1 Japan
Double Starters

Women’s 10m Air Pistol

Qualification Event Places Qualified Nations
2018 World Championships 4 China
Greece
Serbia
South Korea
2018 Championship of the Americas 1 Canada
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 1 2 Chinese Taipei
South Korea
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 2 2 Georgia
Mongolia
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 3 2 China
India
2019 European Games 1 Poland
2019 Pan American Games 2 Cuba
Ecuador
2019 Rifle/Pistol World Cup 4 2 India
Serbia
2019 African Championships 2
2019 Asian Championships 3
2019 Oceania Championships 1
2020 European 10m Championships 2
2020 Rifle/Pistol European Qualifying Tournament 1
Olympic World Ranking List 1
Tripartite Invitation 2
Host Nation 1 Japan
Double Starters

Mixed Team 10m Air Pistol

Qualification Event Places Qualified Nations
2018 World Championships 2 China
Russia
Eligible to Compete China
Cuba
India
India
Japan
Mongolia
Serbia
South Korea
South Korea

Men’s Trap

Qualification Event Places Qualified Nations
2018 World Championships 4 Australia
Kuwait
Slovakia
Spain
2018 Championship of the Americas 2 Mexico
Peru
2019 Shotgun World Cup 1 2 China
Egypt
2019 Shotgun World Cup 2 2 Croatia
Thailand
2019 Shotgun World Cup 3 2 Cyprus
Great Britain
2019 European Games 1 Czech Republic
2019 Pan American Games 2 United States
United States
2019 Shotgun World Cup 4 2 Portugal
Russia
2019 European Shotgun Championships 2 Czech Republic
Great Britain
2019 African Championships 1
2019 Asian Championships 3
2019 Oceania Championships 1
2020 Shotgun European Qualifying Tournament 1
Olympic World Ranking List 1
Tripartite Invitation 2
Host Nation 1 Japan
Double Starters

Women’s Trap

Qualification Event Places Qualified Nations
2018 World Championships 4 Australia
China
Italy
Slovakia
2018 Championship of the Americas 2 Guatemala
United States
2019 Shotgun World Cup 1 2 China
Italy
2019 Shotgun World Cup 2 2 France
Great Britain
2019 Shotgun World Cup 3 2 France
United States
2019 European Games 1 Spain
2019 Pan American Games 2 Guatemala
Mexico
2019 Shotgun World Cup 4 2 Australia
Finland
2019 European Shotgun Championships 2 Russia
San Marino
2019 African Championships 1
2019 Asian Championships 3
2019 Oceania Championships 1
2020 Shotgun European Qualifying Tournament 1
Olympic World Ranking List 1
Tripartite Invitation 2
Host Nation 1 Japan
Double Starters

Mixed Team Trap

Qualification Event Places Qualified Nations
2018 World Championships 2 Russia
Slovakia
Eligible to Compete Australia
China
Great Britain
Japan
Mexico
Russia
Slovakia
Spain
United States
United States

Men’s Skeet

Qualification Event Places Qualified Nations
2018 World Championships 4 France
Italy
Norway
United States
2018 Championship of the Americas 1 United States
2019 Shotgun World Cup 1 2 Czech Republic
Italy
2019 Shotgun World Cup 2 2 Denmark
Kuwait
2019 Shotgun World Cup 3 2 Finland
South Korea
2019 European Games 1 Sweden
2019 Pan American Games 2 Guatemala
Peru
2019 Shotgun World Cup 4 2 Egypt
France
2019 European Shotgun Championships 2 Cyprus
Greece
2019 African Championships 1
2019 Asian Championships 3
2019 Oceania Championships 1
2020 Shotgun European Qualifying Tournament 2
Olympic World Ranking List 1
Tripartite Invitation 2
Host Nation 1 Japan
Double Starters

Women’s Skeet

Qualification Event Places Qualified Nations
2018 World Championships 4 Russia
Slovakia
United States
United States
2018 Championship of the Americas 1 Chile
2019 Shotgun World Cup 1 2 China
New Zealand
2019 Shotgun World Cup 2 2 Cyprus
Poland
2019 Shotgun World Cup 3 2 Italy
Italy
2019 European Games 1 France
2019 Pan American Games 2 Argentina
Mexico
2019 Shotgun World Cup 4 2 China
Germany
2019 European Shotgun Championships 2 Czech Republic
Ukraine
2019 African Championships 1
2019 Asian Championships 3
2019 Oceania Championships 1
2020 Shotgun European Qualifying Tournament 2
Olympic World Ranking List 1
Tripartite Invitation 2
Host Nation 1 Japan
Double Starters