Metallic silhouette shooting is a group of target shooting disciplines that involves shooting at steel targets representing game animals at varying distances, seeking to knock the metal target over. Metallic silhouette shooting can be done with airguns, black-powder firearms, modern handguns, or modern rifles.

NRA Silhouette Competition– How to get started

Shooting Sports to Try: Metallic Silhouette Shooting (NSSF Article)