OPEN-AIR SHOOTING RANGES (Section 5.32.8.)

- “shooting range”: the entity of throwing machines, shooting position and shooting field serving for one specific discipline;

- “shooting site”: the entity of the parcels on which a shooting range is located;

- “shooting field”: the part of the shooting terrain from the position of the shooters which with normal shooting behaviour can be covered by the projectiles;

- “throwing site”: place where the throwing machine(s) is/are located;

- “shooting position”: place taken up by the shooters when they shoot;

- “operators”: persons at and operating the throwing machines;

- “throw supervisor”: person operating the machine remotely or giving orders to the operators.

- "traditional rifle shooting": shooting with a heavy rifle from a fixed mooring post at a rake in the open air. Shooting takes place on a shooting range, linked to a folkloristic guild of marksmen;

- "HLTS": the "handreiking Limburgs traditioneel schieten" [Limburg guide to traditional shooting], produced under the auspices of the Provincial Executive of Limburg (Netherlands);

- "mooring post": a post with a horizontal support beam at the top on which the heavy rifle rests during shooting;

- "rake": target consisting of three or five uprights, each with cross slats to which wooden balls or cubes are attached;

- "shooting tree": a post to which the rake is attached;

- "ogive": the front of a bullet;

- "carriage": device into which the rifle is clamped on the mooring post and which can be set such that the freedom of movement of the rifle is adequately restricted to capture all bullets in the bullet trap;

- "riflemaster": official who is responsible for ensuring that all the rules are observed during shooting activities.