Category: Shooting News

F&G offering $555K for firearm and archery shooting range grants

F&G offering $555K for firearm and archery shooting range grants

Idaho Fish and Game enhances recreational shooting ranges through its Shooting Range Development Grant program to assist organizations or agencies to establish, upgrade, expand or otherwise improve public firearms and archery ranges in Idaho. Applications for grants are due Dec. 10, and can be found at the link below. Organizations eligible to submit a grant […]
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Arkansas youths capture multiple national shooting sports titles

Arkansas youths capture multiple national shooting sports titles

LINN CREEK, MO — COVID-19 may have caused the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission to cancel its regional and state championship trap tournaments during the summer, but Arkansas Youth Shooting Sports Program participants still showed their stuff at this year’s Grand National Academics Integrity Marksmanship (AIM) Program Shoot at the Grand American Trap Shoot held […]
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Upcoming WSRC Shooting, Field Trial Events Canceled

Upcoming WSRC Shooting, Field Trial Events Canceled

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – The Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) today announced the cancellation of World Shooting and Recreational Complex (WSRC) shooting and field trial events scheduled for September and October due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. “Projected attendance for some of our upcoming events could violate social distancing and crowd size requirements included in […]
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Limited Number Of Wisconsin Shooting Ranges To Reopen May 14

Limited Number Of Wisconsin Shooting Ranges To Reopen May 14

MADISON, Wis. – A limited number of the previously closed state shooting ranges in Wisconsin will reopen on Thursday, May 14 with special conditions. Under Gov. Evers Badger Bounce Back Plan which outlines important criteria for Wisconsin to be able to reopen its economy in phases and includes steps to make sure workers and businesses […]
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Ben Avery Shooting Facility set to reopen Wednesday

Ben Avery Shooting Facility set to reopen Wednesday

PHOENIX — Ben Avery Shooting Facility (BASF) customers should expect some operational changes when one of the nation’s largest publicly operated shooting facilities reopens at 7 a.m. Wednesday, May 13. To ensure public health and safety protocols are observed, and to maximize opportunities for all recreational shooters, only online reservations will be accepted. BASF customers […]
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Ben Avery Shooting Facility prepares to reopen with changes

Ben Avery Shooting Facility prepares to reopen with changes

PHOENIX — The Ben Avery Shooting Facility (BASF) soon will be open and ready for business, but with some operational changes that will affect customers. To ensure public health and safety protocols are observed, and to maximize opportunities for all recreational shooters, only online reservations will be accepted when BASF reopens at 7 a.m. Wednesday, […]
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NRA Cancels National Rifle & Pistol Championships

NRA Cancels National Rifle & Pistol Championships

Fairfax, Va. – Due to the current state of affairs surrounding COVID-19, the uncertainties associated with this pandemic at present, and shutdowns across our country that have impeded vital preparatory work, the National Rifle Association has made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 NRA Precision Pistol Championships, July 1 -5, 2020, 2020 NRA High […]
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IDNR Announces 2020 Wingshooting Clinic Schedule

IDNR Announces 2020 Wingshooting Clinic Schedule

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – The Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR), in cooperation with partners and co-sponsors, will conduct wingshooting clinics at sites throughout Illinois from March through mid-November. Wingshooting clinics are intended to provide instruction and improve the shooting skills of beginning shooting students as well as experienced hunters. Most clinics are conducted weekends at […]
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Limited Offer of Historical SMLE Rifle to Support NRA-ILA

Limited Offer of Historical SMLE Rifle to Support NRA-ILA

Fairfax, Va. – Century Arms and Bud’s Gun Shop have teamed up to offer a limited number of authentic Short Magazine Enfield Number 1 Mark III rifles (SMLE) to support the NRA Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA). Each rifle sells for $249.99, and a free NRA membership is included with each purchase. 100 percent of […]
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Georgia Shooting Ranges Host Give It a Shot Intro Courses

Georgia Shooting Ranges Host Give It a Shot Intro Courses

SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. – Little to no experience operating a firearm or bow? We have a great opportunity for you with several upcoming scheduled “Give It a Shot” classes, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division (WRD). These classes are open to men and women age 12 years old and up, […]
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2019 World Shooting Championship Begins Sept. 19

2019 World Shooting Championship Begins Sept. 19

FAIRFAX, Va. – The National Rifle Association’s 6th Annual World Shooting Championship begins Wednesday, Sept. 18 at the Peacemaker National Training Center in Glengary, West Virginia. “This competition is the all-encompassing test of shooting prowess,” said Joe DeBergalis, executive director of NRA general operations. “This event attracts some of the biggest names in the industry […]
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National Police Shooting Championships Begin Sept. 23

National Police Shooting Championships Begin Sept. 23

FAIRFAX, Va. – The National Rifle Association is pleased to announce the 2019 National Police Shooting Championships (NPSC) will begin Sept. 23 in Pearl, Mississippi. The competition, conducted by the NRA and hosted by the Mississippi Highway Patrol/Mississippi Department of Public Safety, is a three-day event that tests the marksmanship skills law enforcement professionals from […]
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Tickets On Sale Now For NRA Personal Protection Expo

Tickets On Sale Now For NRA Personal Protection Expo

Ft. Worth, TX – Tickets are on sale now for the NRA Personal Protection Expo, scheduled for Sept. 6-8, 2019 at the Fort Worth Convention Center in Fort Worth, TX. To purchase tickets, visit www.nrapersonalprotectionexpo.com. The NRA Personal Protection Expo is a three-day educational and interactive experience dedicated to individuals interested in increasing their knowledge […]
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