As we told you last week, the fall edition of Club Connections is on its way to all NRA affiliated clubs. Here's a great piece written by Diane Danielson, National Coordinator for Women On Target® Instructional Shooting Clinics:
An Invitation to Women
The reasons are endless and their ages span generations, but
the question from women across the country remains the
same – “Where can I learn to shoot?”
This question has become the golden opportunity for all
clubs and ranges to expand training opportunities, and ultimately,
membership to the newest and largest segment of the community
who wants to learn to shoot – women.
Many clubs are facing declining memberships because of the
economy. There is no better way to bring your current membership
together, to encourage new shooters and potential new members
than through an NRA Women On Target® Instructional Shooting
NRA Women On Target® creates opportunities for women
that they have never had before. They’re designed to teach safety
and basic shooting techniques much like the NRA Shooting Sports
Camps/NRA Days have for our youth for many years. The courses
help build confidence through a safe and fun environment where
there’s no pressure to perform and the entire course is just for
women. As we enter the 12th year of the program, the demand for
courses geared specifically toward women continues to grow and the
demand for women to teach those courses increases exponentially.
Read the complete article here.