Beijing Shooting Range located at the foot of Cuiwei Mountain in the western suburb of Beijing, occupies an area of 44 hectares (108. 7 acres) is a famous Beijing entertainment places. Beijing Shooting Range was first built in 1955 for training national-level athletes. It used to be the cradle of many world-shooting champions. The shooting competition for Asian Games and Inter-continental Shooting Championships were held here. Nowadays, it has become management centre for shooting and archery sports under the leadership of State Physical Culture and-Sports Commission, and has been open to the public since December 1997. Apart from afro-mentioned facilities, other amenities include tennis court, singing hall, hotel and other recreational and sports facilities. This place will continue to be the cradle of world champions and at the same time it is a paradise for common people.