Need an excuse to go shooting this month? Probably not, but in case you do, August is National Shooting Sports Month. It’s a 31-day excuse to go target shooting, introduce someone new to the shooting sports and share your enthusiasm for the sport!
Here are 5 ways to get involved this August:
Find an event near you
Visit letsgoshooting.org™ to locate local ranges and retailers near you to participate in local events. Invite others to join you! It’s a great way to get newcomers involved and share in your love for the shootingsports.
Participate in the #RangeChallenge
Try the all-new #RangeChallenge℠ to show your skills, have fun, introduce friends to target shooting and get a chance to win reward packages.
Enter Giveaways to win Gearbox prizes
Check out letsgoshooting.org/giveaways to enter to win a gearbox filled with guns and accessories!
Join the +ONE Movement℠
Share your experience
Share the hashtags #LetsGoShooting, #LetsGoHunting and your experiences on your social media networks, and remind others to give target shooting a try. Follow Let’s Go Shootingon Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.
New to the shooting sports? Welcome! Ranges and firearm retailers across the country are staffed with skilled professionals and instructors who can explain the rules of safe gun handling and the basic skills needed to kickstart your target shooting journey. Learn the basics, what to expect at the range and shooting tips to prepare you for your next range visit.