Objectives of 4-H Shooting Sports Program
Basic steps for a 4-H shooting sports project
Develop responsibility, sportsmanship, ethical behavior and respect for safe conduct of shooting sports activities and environmental stewardship.
Gain awareness and appreciation of the broad spectrum of shooting sports and related activities as life-long leisure and career opportunities for youth and families.
Develop life skills through shooting sports experiences and environmental education.
To promote the safe handling of firearms in the home, on the range, and in the field with the goal to reduce firearm accidents.
Develop leadership skills within 4-H parameters for youth and adults.
Expand 4-H membership and involve more volunteer leaders.
Provide career awareness and orientation experiences for youth and adults in outdoor education and the shooting sports.