Shiny Nickel-Plated Revolver by Crosman

My friend Dan and I were drawn, like moths drawn to a porch light, to a shiny nickel-plated revolver. Just over a week ago I loaded up my car and traveled to the Professional Outdoor Media Association (POMA) annual conference in Shreveport, LA. The conference is a time for networking, learning, and product presentations by Corporate…

Summer Camps to Area Children Trinidad, Colorado

Trinidad Lake State Park offers summer camps to area children TRINIDAD, Colo. – Registration is underway for the 2nd Annual Trinidad Lake State Park Summer Camp program. The park will offer two weeks of camps for children ages 7-11 in its Junior Explorer Program. The first camp is scheduled June 26-30 and it will include…

Instagram Live Feeds and Empowering Others with Firearms Education

With all this news about live feeds and social media, there are issues I have to address. On this week’s episode of Armed Lutheran Radio, host Lloyd Bailey and I both address a firearms incident, which could have been prevented. This is an incident, which I’m really sad and heartbroken about. It’s one that I have…

Defensive Handgun, Self-Awareness, Firearms Classes

Episode 008 – Defensive Handgun, Self-Awareness and Firearms Classes. All of that this week on the MAC Outdoors podcast. The mother-daughter duo chats about Lea’s trip to Gunsite Academy with Remington Arms Company. Learn more about the experience and why you should take a Defensive Handgun class.   Important links for this week’s show: Gunsite…

National Junior Olympic Opportunity Awaits

National Junior Olympic Opportunity Awaits 759 Shooting Sports Enthusiasts There’s few things that mean more to youth across America participating in the shooting sports than the opportunity to compete in the National Junior Olympic Shooting Championships (NJOSC).  Well, those 2017 presents got unveiled earlier today with first round invites being sent out by USA Shooting…

When Should Your Children Learn About Firearms

This site is here because I like inspiring others, be it into the outdoors, hunting, shooting, mentoring, cooking or other activities. Today I want to share a tip about encouraging youngsters and when it’s appropriate to teach them about firearms. Many of us own guns for various reasons. I like to collect them. My aunt…

SSSF Donates $44,000 to Scholastic Pistol Program Teams

SSSF Donates $44,000 to MidwayUSA Foundation for Scholastic Pistol Program Teams SAN ANTONIO, Texas (October 20, 2014) – Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation (SSSF) made contributions totaling $44,000 last week to the MidwayUSA Foundation, Inc. endowment accounts of 14 Scholastic Pistol Program (SPP) teams. The teams earned the endowment funds while competing in the Massachusetts State SPP Match…

New Executive Director of Kids & Clays Foundation

Evergreen Park, Illinois (July 31, 2014) – Bill Keyser, president of Kids & Clays Foundation benefitting Ronald McDonald House Charities, is pleased to announce the appointment of Doug Jeanneret as its Executive Director of the Foundation. “The Board of Directors went through an extensive process to search for the most qualified candidate to lead the Foundation…

Olympic medalist Kim Rhode to Serve as Honorary Fundraising Chairperson for SSSF

Kim Rhode to Serve as Honorary Fundraising Chairperson for SSSF  Five-time Olympic medalist is Scholastic Clay Target Program Alumna  MAUMEE, Ohio (August 1, 2014) — Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation (SSSF) is pleased to announce that Olympic Gold Medalist Kim Rhode will serve as its Honorary Fundraising Chairperson for 2014-2015. Kim is an alumna of the…