This is not the finalised shortlist and athletes have until Monday 20 February 2012 to secure additional places for Team GB.

The news will give shooters extra incentive to perform, with the final competition before that date being the European Air Championships.

The current shortlist, as it stands, is as follows:

Shotgun:
Aaron Heading
Carl Exton
Charlotte Kerwood
Shona Marshall
Peter Wilson
Richard Faulds
Steve Walton
Steve Scott
Rory Warlow
Richard Brickell
Clive Bramley
Elena Allen
Sian Bruce
Nichola Brocklesby

Rifle:
Jonathan Hammond
James Huckle
Neil Stirton
Matthew Thompson
Ken Parr
Jennifer McIntosh
Michelle Smith

Pistol:
Georgina Geikie