ASUE rifle range has been established by the University Student Council initiative, the RA Ministry of Defence, ASUE Leadership and Youth Foundation of Armenia support. The rifle range was solemnly opened by ASUE Rector Koryun Atoyan and the RA Minister Seyran Ohanyan on the eve of the 24th anniversary of the RA Independence, on September 19.
Rifle range is operated under the Chair of Physical Training, Emergency Situations and Civil Defense: there is a shooting sport section and more than 3 dozen students membership it. The coach is Associate Professor of the Chair of Physical Training, Emergency Situations and Civil Defense Hakob Kyokchyan, who mentions that the trainings aim to prepare student-athletes for Republican Student Games.
The first shooting tournament was conducted within the frames of “Student Autumn 2015” sport-cultural festival.