Youth Shooting Sports Receives $60,000 in Support

Potterfields Donate Over $60,000 to Support Youth Shooting Sports COLUMBIA, MO – Larry and Brenda Potterfield, owners of MidwayUSA, recently donated $61,178 to the MidwayUSA Foundation to benefit youth shooting sports. This donation stems from a matching program offered by the MidwayUSA Foundation and is further proof of their commitment to provide sustainable financial support to youth …

Project ChildSafe Hits Major Milestone

Project ChildSafe Hits Major Milestone with 1,000 Supporter Organizations Firearm industry program distributed nearly a quarter million safety kits nationwide in  NEWTOWN, Conn. - The National Shooting Sports Foundation, trade association for the firearms industry, announces that 1,000 manufacturers, wholesalers, retailers, ranges, hunter safety instructors and conservation groups have joined with NSSF to promote Project …

Firearm Safety During the Hunt (NAHC)

  FIREARMS SAFETY DURING THE HUNT Mia Anstine Contributor Firearm safety is an important part of hunting but sometimes can get lost in the excitement of making a great shot. As a mentor you need to be ready to correct improper handling of firearm during any circumstances. Here are some tips to keep you on …

Shooting Safety (NAHC) – WHERE IS YOUR MUZZLE POINTED?

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WHERE IS YOUR MUZZLE POINTED? Mia Anstine Contributor I watched a video including a group of hunters loaded up on a boat, headed out to hunt. One of the hunters spoke a reminder indicating, to be safe, you should always point your firearm in the air. “In the air” is not always the safest direction. …

Hunting Safety – From the Truck to the Field

FROM THE TRUCK TO THE FIELD Mia Anstine Contributor Remember to protect your rifle as you head to your favorite hunting spot. Depending upon your hike or ride out to the hunting location, you will need to take various measures to protect your primary hunting tool. Hiking While hiking through brush, briars or in the …

Keep Traction – Hunting Club

MAINTAIN TRACTION DURING YOUR HUNT Mia Anstine Contributor Proper boots are an important part of a safe, enjoyable hunt. It may seem elementary, but it’s surprising how often people forget to wear good boots in the outdoors. Don’t be one of “them”. Remember to invest in good footwear for your hunt. You might be hiking uneven …

Blessed and Honored to Have a Voice

I have been blessed in meeting some amazing people in the industry. If you've followed me for any length of time, you've known about my friends at the Women's Outdoor News, Prois and TenPoint for quite some time. Now I am happy to have Western Whitetail and the Shooting Channel supporting me every step of …

Importance of Firearm Education – Shooting Channel

I grew up in a household where my father hunted for food. Having pistols and rifles in the home seemed like a common thing to me. I later learned that not everyone was so fortunate. Part of having firearms involves safety. I still remember, at about five years old... Read more Connect with Mia – ►Twitter  ►Facebook  ►+Google …