Shooting Sports

Shooting Sports includes Air Rifle, Small Bore Rifle, Archery, Shotgun, Muzzleloading and Hunting disciplines. At the state level both archerycompetition and camps are available to participate in this activity. There are a number of state level matches that are open to 4-H participants who are in a county shooting sports club/program led by a discipline Certified 4-H Shooting Sports Leader/Volunteer. For more information on how to become involved in Shooting Sports in your county, click here.



Upcoming Trainings

Level 1 Instructor Certification Training

  • When: Friday, August 18 (6:30 – 10PM) & Saturday August 19 (All Day)
  • Where: Camp Cloverleaf, 1126 Cloverleaf Rd. Lake Placid, FL 33852
  • Who: Adult Instructors (Must be 21 years old to receive certification to train youth) & Youth Assistant Instructors (Must be 14 as of Sept 1, 2017 and be accompanied by an adult instructor from their county)
  • How Much: $80, includes lodging and meals
  • Registration: July 5 – August 2nd 4-HOnline. Late registration will run from August 3 – 11th with a one-time $30 per county late fee.
  • Disciplines: Rifle, Shotgun, Archery, Muzzleloading Hunting, and Wildlife

Competitive Events

The State 3D Archery Match

 The State Traditional Match


 The State Archery Match

The State Rifle Match

The State Shotgun Match

  • When: March 10, 2018
  • Where: Polk Imperial Gun Club, 151 Race Pit Rd, Winter Haven, FL 33880
    • Sporting Clays will be held on March 11, 2018 @ Teneroc FWC in Polk County
  • Registration: January 29th – February 23rd, 2018  – Register at 4-HOnline
    • Late Registration: February 24th – March 2nd, 2018 ($30 Late Fee per County)
  • Questions: Contact  Jerry Culen,

The State Muzzleloading Match – TBA

The State Hunting and Wildlife Competition – TBA

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