National Junior Shooting Camps, conducted at ranges around the
country, provide a high quality training opportunity to junior
shooters in rifle, pistol and shotgun disciplines. Top-level
coaches in the appropriate discipline provide top-quality training
for the athletes.
The first level of camp is the Intermediate Camp for both rifle
and pistol, held during the appropriate phase of the National Rifle
and Pistol Championships at Camp Perry, Ohio during the summer
months. NRA also conducts junior shooting camps at the advanced
level for rifle, pistol and shotgun shooters. A competitive
selection process determines attendees to the National Advanced
Junior Shooting Camps.
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conjunction with the National Matches. The camp is supported by the
NRA as well as the CMP and the Ohio National Guard, which provide
significant resources for a successful camp experience for the
Advanced Junior Shooting Camps, supported by the NRA, are the
next step in the nation's shooting camp structure. This camp is a
sponsored camp, providing a high-quality training opportunity.
Junior shooters apply to attend and if selected will receive
top-quality coaching and training. Selection is mainly based on
performance but also goals, plans, and demonstrated excellence in
Junior Olympic Shooting Camps, hosted by USA Shooting and
supported by the NRA and the Civilian Marksmanship Program, is the
pinnacle program in the nation's shooting camp structure. This camp
is a sponsored, invitation-only camp, conducted at the Olympic
Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado, providing the
highest-quality training opportunity available anywhere. The very
best junior shooters in the country are invited to attend by the
USA Shooting National Coach and will receive top-quality coaching
and training at a world-class facility. Selection is mainly based
on performance at the annual USA Shooting Junior Olympic
Championships, but also demonstrated excellence in competition.
Athletes selected to attend this camp will have previously
participated in other NRA, CMP, USA Shooting camps, programs, and
matches, have positive attitudes and strong motivation. Selected
athletes will be notified in late May.
The Coach Education Program
National Rifle Association
11250 Waples Mill Road
Fairfax, VA 22030
To order training materials, visit the Program Materials
Center or call (800) 336-7402.