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S.A.F.E. Shotgun Team

Shotgun Team 2019

What is the 4-H S.A.F.E. Shotgun Program?

The 4-H S.A.F.E. Shotgun Program is a Georgia 4-H Project S.A.F.E sport. S.A.F.E. stands for Shooting Awareness, Fun and Education. The program introduces 4-H'ers to the sport of shooting; promotes shooting safety; develops discipline, poise, and self-control, and re-enforces the concept of teamwork and good sportsmanship.

What will 4-H shotgun participants learn?

During meeting times participants will learn the fundamentals of shooting and work on the skills needed to do well in the shooting sport. Participants will also learn the importance of safety in the shooting sport. Participants will have the opportunity to qualify at the Southeast District Qualifying Match and advance to the State Modified Trap and/or Trap & Skeet Match in the Spring.

Who can participate?

Any youth, in 6th - 12th grade may join the Shotgun Team.

Where does the Washington County 4-H Shotgun Team meet?

Washington County 4-H Shotgun Range on Kaolin Road immediately past Washington County Landfill #3.

How much does it cost?

$150 annually + $72 Range Card for 12 rounds.

How can I register?

Registration packets are available at the Washington County Extension Office. You must register before participating.

What about parents?

Parents are an important part of the 4-H Shotgun Team activities and are always welcome. We also strongly encourage parents to consider becoming a 4-H Volunteer.

Volunteer S.A.F.E. Coach Information

To learn more about becoming a Certified Volunteer S.A.F.E. Coach visit our S.A.F.E. Coach/Volunteer page.

Online registration for each event will open 4-5 weeks before each training session. Adult leaders interested in attending the training must register through the county Extension office.

For more information about The Washington County 4-H S.A.F.E. Shotgun Program or other Washington County 4-H Youth Development Programs, contact Cindy Sheram.

For more information about Project S.A.F.E. (Shooting Awareness, Fun and Education) visit Georgia 4-H Project S.A.F.E.

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