I saw this item from the U.S. and thought it might be of interest here. “Despite guns and schools debate, participation on high school rifle teams is increasing”
Long, an instructor at the Murrysville Gun Club for nearly two decades, extols the virtues of a sport that requires discipline and concentration and where anyone can participate.
Seven of the past 10 WPIAL  individual champions are female.
“It’s a sport that’s starting to open up so it can accommodate all kinds of participants,” Long said. “It’s not a sport where you have to be athletically fit to do. You can be tall, skinny, short, fat — it doesn’t matter.
“You can be a boy or a girl. I like that it is a coed sport. Nobody’s singled out.”