4-H Youth Development Program
4-H Youth Development Program
4-H Youth Development Program
University of California
4-H Youth Development Program

Shooting Sports

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The California 4-H Shooting Sports Program instructs 4-H youth on the skills and discipline of shooting sports. Participants learn about the safe handling of firearms and archery equipment while developing self-confidence and leadership abilities.

The 4-H Shooting Sports Program follows a standardized format, lists program components, and identifies clearly intended learning outcomes. For more information, please see the complete California 4-H Shooting Sports Program Policies and Procedures (PDF).

Learn more about shooting sports in 4-H at the National 4-H Shooting Sports Website.

4-H Shooting Sports FAQ

  • California 4-H Western Heritage team goes to Montana

    CA Award winners: Front row: EmmaLee (brown skirt)-Kern County; Hope (knee-level coat)-Kern County; Christine (holding medal)-Kern County; Garrett-Kern County; 2nd Row: Thomas (2nd from right)-Santa Clara County

    This year, for the first time ever, a 4-H Western Heritage team from California attended the National 4-H Western Heritage Conference and Championship Shoot, held August 1 – 3, 2017 in historic Fort Benton, Montana. Seven 4-H members from Kern...

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4-H Shooting Sports Advisory Committee

The 4-H Shooting Sports Advisory Committee offers insight, review, and recommendations for the operation and management of the Shooting Sports program for the California 4-H Youth Development Program.

4-H Shooting Sports Mailing List

Join the Shooting Sports Updates mailing list for email updates.


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