University of Maryland Extension

What Shooting Sports Includes


Maryland 4-H Shooting Sports includes:

  • Air Rifle & Smallbore Rifle
  • Archery
  • Air Pistol
  • Blackpowder
  • Shotgun
  • Hunting and Wildlife
  • Shooting Sports Coordinator
  • Any Many, Many, More


Each discipline teaches safety, concentration, self-discipline, self-confidence, goal-getting, decision-making, and build toward more advanced activities.

Programs allow for development of individual cooperative and competitive skills. Participants are exposed to local policies, regulations, laws, and ethical behavior both by repeated demonstration and thorough personal practice.

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