August,2014

A Look into the Future?

A Look into the Future?
By Carolee Anita Boyles


August 06, 2014

As more women and families are becoming involved in the shooting sports, many ranges are trying to create a friendly atmosphere that will appeal to families. At the same time, however, ranges still need to [...]

Real-life Scenario: First Shots and First Shots: Second Round – Even for Ranges that Are Already Busy

Real-life Scenario: First Shots and First Shots: Second Round – Even for Ranges that Are Already Busy
By Barbara Baird


August 06, 2014

These NSSF programs for new shooters help bolster business now and ensure the future of ranges and our heritage. [...]

BIPARTISAN SPORTSMEN’S ACT FAILS TO MOVE IN SENATE

BIPARTISAN SPORTSMEN’S ACT FAILS TO MOVE IN SENATE


August 06, 2014

NSSF reacts to a gridlocked Senate’s inability to move legislation that would protect traditional ammunition and positively affect hunting lands and shooting ranges. [...]

PROJECT CHILDSAFE TAKES SECOND ANNUAL S.A.F.E. SUMMER INTO COMMUNITIES NATIONWIDE

PROJECT CHILDSAFE TAKES SECOND ANNUAL S.A.F.E. SUMMER INTO COMMUNITIES NATIONWIDE


August 06, 2014

This summer campaign is part of the ongoing message of responsible firearm storage, and now the program is turning its national message into local action. [...]

ATK COMMITS TO PREMIER SUPPORT OF NSSF RIMFIRE CHALLENGE

ATK COMMITS TO PREMIER SUPPORT OF NSSF RIMFIRE CHALLENGE


August 06, 2014

ATK Sporting has committed to Platinum-level support for the NSSF Rimfire Challenge program and participation in the Rimfire Challenge Ammo Roundup. The company’s participation will help ensure the program’s target shooters have a reliable source of [...]

Q&A: ADVERTISING THAT WORKS

Q&A: ADVERTISING THAT WORKS


August 06, 2014

What has been your most successful advertising campaign? That was the question put to Alyssa Antolick of The Heritage Guild, headquartered in Easton, Pa., and Ariana Hix of The Range 702 in Las Vegas. You’ll find [...]

RUSH HOUR IN PORTLAND

RUSH HOUR IN PORTLAND


August 06, 2014

We sent this Undercover Shooter to two indoor gun ranges in the Portland, Ore., metro area on a Saturday morning when crowds should have been at their peak and the ranges should have been full of [...]

A Summit Summary for Ranges

A Summit Summary for Ranges
By Melissa Schilling, Director, Recruitment and Retention, for the National Shooting Sports Foundation


August 06, 2014

The NSSF Industry Summit in Springfield, Mass., brought together a blend of industry leaders from ranges, retailers, manufacturers, state fish and wildlife agencies and conservation organizations. They exchanged ideas, heard from speakers within and outside of [...]