NSSF and USA Mentor Reward Program Reaches 1,000 Novice Hunters and Shooters

Timothy Hirsh, a member of Operative Plasterers and Cement Masons Local 692, and his mentee received $100 Carhartt gift cards with this winning photo.

Spring Hill, Tenn. —In late January, the Union Sportsmen’s Alliance (USA) and the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) wrapped up their 2020 Mentoring Rewarded campaign upon recruiting union members to mentor 1,000 newcomers in hunting, target shooting, or firearms safety.  Through its Hunting Heritage Trust, NSSF awarded the USA a $20,000 grant to implement the recruitment… Continue reading NSSF and USA Mentor Reward Program Reaches 1,000 Novice Hunters and Shooters

350 Legend™ FMJ Bulk Pack: More Ammo for More Fun at the Range

Arnold, Mo., (February 9, 2021) – The 350 Legend™ was conceived as an ideal cartridge for deer hunting, especially in several Midwestern states that allow the use of straight-walled centerfire cartridges. The soft-shooting, inexpensive round, however, has also become a nationwide favorite for hog hunting and target shooting as well. To better serve the high-volume shooter’s… Continue reading 350 Legend™ FMJ Bulk Pack: More Ammo for More Fun at the Range

Winchester® Celebrates National Shooting Sports Month

EAST ALTON, Ill. (Aug. 7, 2020) — August is National Shooting Sports Month, a time to celebrate recreational sport shooting and encourage others to visit a shooting range — and shoot. Now more than ever before, people all over the United States — more than 50 million in fact — participate in some form of target… Continue reading Winchester® Celebrates National Shooting Sports Month

NSSF and USA Join Forces to Mentor New Hunters and Shooters

A NSSF grant awarded to the Union Sportsmen's Alliance will encourage union members to share their passion for hunting and the shooting sports through mentorship.

Spring Hill, Tenn. — Today, the Union Sportsmen’s Alliance (USA) and National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) kicked off a mentor reward program to encourage union members to mentor 1,000 newcomers in hunting, target shooting or firearms safety in 2020.  Through its Hunting Heritage Trust, NSSF awarded the USA a $20,000 grant to implement the recruitment campaign, backed… Continue reading NSSF and USA Join Forces to Mentor New Hunters and Shooters

Delayed Events, But Not Momentum – Virtual R3 Forum Registration Opened

(Washington, D.C.) – The Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports opened registration today for the Virtual R3 Forum. The Virtual R3 Forum, occurring on Aug. 26 and 27, 2020, provides an opportunity for professionals dedicated to increasing participation in hunting, target shooting, and other outdoor recreation to gather virtually and learn from each other. The… Continue reading Delayed Events, But Not Momentum – Virtual R3 Forum Registration Opened

Rechargeable Universal Sight Light Available from Viper Archery Products

BROOKVILLE, Pa. (March 17, 2020) — There are times when both target shooting and bowhunting (where legal) that using a small light to illuminate your sight pin(s) is advantageous. The problem with other sight lights on today’s market is they run on small batteries – and as we all know, when your battery runs out of… Continue reading Rechargeable Universal Sight Light Available from Viper Archery Products

Save the Date: 2020 National R3 Symposium – May 12-14, 2020 – Broken Arrow, OK

(Washington, D.C.) – This week, the Council to Advance to Hunting and the Shooting Sports (Council) officially announced plans for the 2020 National R3 Symposium to occur May 12-14, 2020 in Broken Arrow, OK. The first-ever National R3 Symposium occurred in May 2018 and resulted in a groundswell of national focus and efforts to increase the recruitment, retention, and reactivation… Continue reading Save the Date: 2020 National R3 Symposium – May 12-14, 2020 – Broken Arrow, OK

COLT ANNOUNCES KING COBRA TARGET REVOLVER

WEST HARTFORD, CONN., (DATE) – Colt continues to develop its re-imagined family of “snake guns” with the release of the much-anticipated King Cobra Target. Featuring a 41⁄4” barrel, adjustable rear sight, elevated fiber optic front sight, and custom wood medallion grips, this revolver was thoughtfully engineered to adapt the powerful .357 magnum King Cobra to… Continue reading COLT ANNOUNCES KING COBRA TARGET REVOLVER

Winchester Celebrates National Shooting Sports Month

EAST ALTON, Ill. (July 29, 2019)— August is National Shooting Sports Month®, a time to celebrate recreational sport shooting and encourage others to visit a shooting range—and shoot. Now, more than ever before, people all over the United States, more than 50 million in fact, participate in some form of target shooting each year. Their motivation?… Continue reading Winchester Celebrates National Shooting Sports Month

National Shooting Sports Month – The Best Way to Grow the Shooting Sports

August is almost here — otherwise known as “National Shooting Sports Month,” designated three years ago by the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF). Whether through target shooting at a favorite range, plinking in a backyard with friends and family, competing in a match or preparing for the fall hunting season, the month-long celebration acknowledges a common passion, and calls… Continue reading National Shooting Sports Month – The Best Way to Grow the Shooting Sports