Adair County 4-H Shooting Sports Program

2021 Sign-ups for Shooting Sports- If interested in participating in shooting sports, please read the shooting sports sign-up information link and then fill out the shooting sports sign-up link by April 1, 2021.

Shooting Sports Informational Video- Please click the link to learn more about the upcoming shooting sports program for this year.

Shooting Sports Sign-up Information- Please Read before filling out the registration survey.

Official Shooting Sports Registration Sign up-  Must be completed by April 1, 2021, to be reliable to partici[pate for the 2021 year.

Kentucky 4-H Official State Shooting Sports Rules for 2021- These are the general and discipline rules for 4-H Shooting Sports for the 2021 Program Yar.

The shooting disciplines that are available include .22 rifle and pistol, shotgun, archery, black powder rifle and pistol, B.B. and air gun rifle and pistol.

What are the objectives of 4-H Shooting Sports?  The  4-H Shooting Sports Program strives to enable young people, their parents, and adult volunteers to become responsible, self-directed, and productive members of society.

What do 4-H youth learn in Shooting Sports?  The program teaches young people the safe and responsible use and the fundamentals of shooting firearms, as well as the care of equipment. Shooting sports promote responsibility, decision making, and identifying realistic personal goals.

What are the expectations of shooting sports coaches? To teach safe and responsible use of firearms and archery equipment including sound decision making, self-discipline, and concentration. And to promote the highest standards of safety, sportsmanship, and ethical behavior.

Who is eligible to join 4-H Shooting Sports? The program is open to youth ages 9 - 19 years old. The youth must enroll in 4-H as a member of the 4-H Shooting Sports Club.

KY 4-H State Shooting Sports Webpage

Online Shooting Sports Resources

During this time we have some online and downloadable shooting sports resources you can use at home till we can get back to face-to-face meetings.  If you practice at home, please make sure to follow all safety rules.

Shooting Sports Quiz- This is a Qualtrics quiz that should give you a score at the end.  Similar to the quiz given at State 4-H Shooting Sports Camp.

Three Rules for Safe Gun Handling

10 Commandments of Shooting Safety

Archery Shooting Guide

Archery Parts Handout- Includes Answer Sheets.

11 Steps To Archery Success- A NASP archery video on proper shooting techniques.  There may be some differences between NASP & 4-H.  Be sure to always follow 4-H Rules.  Thanks to NASP for agreeing to allow us to share their educational videos.

Bow String Training Aid- A NASP archery Video on making & using a bowstring training aid.Thanks to NASP for agreeing to allow us to share their educational videos.  There may be some differences between NASP & 4-H.  Be sure to always follow 4-H Rules.

Determining Eye Dominance- A NASP archery Video on determining eye dominance. Thanks to NASP for agreeing to allow us to share their educational videos.  There may be some differences between NASP & 4-H.  Be sure to always follow 4-H Rules.

Ammo Handout- Includes Answer Sheets.

Muzzleloader Parts Sheet- Includes Answer Sheets.

Pistol Parts Sheet- Includes Answer Sheets.

Rifle Handout- Includes positions, parts, and answer sheets.

Shotgun Handout- includes parts, ammo, etc.

Shooting Sports- Series of 4 videos from Nebraska Outdoor U- Thanks Dennis Campbell for sharing.

Hunting Skills- Series of 9 videos from Nebraska Outdoor U- Thanks Dennis Campbell for sharing.

Outdoor Skills Careers- Series of 15 videos on careers related to Shooting Sports- Thanks Dennis Campbell for sharing.

Hunter Ed. Tools Demons- Series of 12 videos on firearm types- Thanks Dennis Campbell for sharing.