May,2014

FIRST SHOT NEWS – A NEW DIGITAL NEWSLETTER

FIRST SHOT NEWS – A NEW DIGITAL NEWSLETTER
By Tisma Juett, Manager, First Shots, for the National Shooting Sports Foundation


May 07, 2014

You’ll be interested to learn about a new, free resource to attract new shooters and help novices get comfortable at the range. The National Shooting Sports Foundation and First Shots are proud to introduce

INDOORS IN VIRGINIA


May 07, 2014

Virginia is home to many recreational shooting sportsmen, but indoor shooting facilities are relatively few and far between. Our Undercover Shooter recently visited a pair of Commonwealth ranges, one a new facility in the state capital [...]

Q&A: ACCIDENT PROTOCOL

Q&A: ACCIDENT PROTOCOL


May 07, 2014

What is your plan if an accident occurs at your facility? John Monson, owner of three Five Star ranges in the Twin Cities region, says it is “when,” not “if,” and tells what his plan is [...]

NSSF TAKES OVER RIMFIRE CHALLENGE PROGRAM

NSSF TAKES OVER RIMFIRE CHALLENGE PROGRAM


May 07, 2014

The National Shooting Sports Foundation has assumed administration of the Rimfire Challenge program--a national family-friendly, target shooting competition previously known as the Ruger Rimfire Challenge. The NSSF Rimfire Challenge will continue using the format that has [...]

RETAILER EDUCATION SEMINARS ON TAP FROM MAY THROUGH SEPTEMBER

RETAILER EDUCATION SEMINARS ON TAP FROM MAY THROUGH SEPTEMBER


May 07, 2014

NSSF encourages all firearms retailers within the state of the event to register to attend an NSSF five-hour seminar designed to help FFL holders stay in compliance and protect their livelihood. These seminars are free to [...]

5 Blogging Strategies to Grow Range Traffic

5 Blogging Strategies to Grow Range Traffic
By Tom Carpenter


May 07, 2014

One of the best web tools you can use to make your presence known is a blog. Here’s how a blog can work to drive traffic to your range, with five proven strategies that will be effective [...]

Less Work, More Income

Less Work, More Income
By Larry Ahlman


May 07, 2014

Range participation is a bit like a bowling alley. The key to profitability is offering a full slate of league events, plus intermediate and advanced programs to keep customers coming back. However, you’ll soon discover how [...]