Premium Line

A specially-designed wad and shot-cushioning cork base mean superior shot patterns with RIO’s prestigious Elite target loads. Developed with the competitive shooter in mind, Elite’s unique wad and cork base reduce fliers and give denser, more consistent patterns. Available in 7/8 oz., 1 oz., and 1-1/8 oz. loads in speeds from 1,150 fps all the way to 1,350 fps. 

RIO Royal Pigeon flyers solutions for short and long distances offer shooters superior quality and performance from their loads. RIO Royal Pigeon delivers the excellence required to run 30 straight.  These always reliable target loads are available in #7.5 and #8 and velocities of 1,250 and 1,330 fps.

The launch of the Star Team EVO represents a milestone in sport shooting cartridges. The meticulous selection of its components results in a consistent performance at the range when you want to smash clays. 
The cartridge has been designed with the cooperation of some of the best shooters in the world and its already successful track record has made it a favorite at shooting ranges.

Standard Line

RIO's target loads bring unsurpassed performance to the competition range. Combining our proprietary clean burning single-based powders with perfectly matched wad and primer results in excellent velocities, moderate pressures, and a smooth recoil.

Shooters will consistently get dense and compact shot patterns for optimal target breaks whether your discipline is skeet, trap, sporting clays, or FITASC. Available in 3/4 oz., 7/8 oz., 1 oz., and 1-1/8 oz. payloads.


Achieve great things with our sub-gauge line of shotshells!  Ballistic superiority and box-to-box consistency is what you’ll find with RIO sub-gauge target loads. Offerings in 7.5, 8, or 9 shot in 20 gauge, 28 gauge, and .410 bore break clay targets with sledgehammer authority.

When you are shooting to win, you need a shell you can count on. Shoot your way to the podium with RIO sub-gauge target loads.


The Wing & Target cartridge offered in 12ga. is designed as a multi-purpose load for hunting and target sports, and is sure to be a hit in the field and at the range. Produced at the popular 1250 fps velocity, this 1oz. #7 ½ shell is designed to work with a variety of shotguns from O/U to semi-autos.

These shotgun shells are meticulously designed to meet the needs of both the casual hunter and sporting shooter, by combining quality components from our hunting and target line of shotgun shells. "When we started developing our Wing & Target line we went to the drawing board to create the one load we would want to shoot both in the field and at the range. We are all shooters at the end of the day and were determined to create a quality, yet affordable, cartridge that everyone can enjoy.