Shooting Sports Requirements
*Shooting disciplines offered are subject to certified instructor availability each year.
*Schedule will be provided to members. Watch your 4H online email for schedule information and changes to scheduled dates throughout the year.
Shooting Sports Fees Due: $25/per shooting sports discipline enrolled in is due each year by the posted deadline (ex. enrollment in shotgun and rifle would equal a fee total of $50). A Late Fee of $10.00 applies after the deadline. Fees are payable to the Extension Office.
March 1: All safety requirements and certification for Hunter’s Safety must be completed to participate in live fire/range activities for the county and state.
*The requirements for minimum project completion and requirements to attend the state shoot are both outlined on the “4-H Shooting Sports Project Requirements & Signature” form. Please read carefully to ensure that you understand all requirements of the project. All participants are required to provide their own ammunition/arrows and safety equipment at shoots.
Safety Meetings– *Will be held in the winter months. *New project members must attend both safety meetings their first year. Returning members only need to attend one safety meeting.
*Hunter’s Safety Certification: Hunter’s Safety is required for members participating in live fire/range shooting sports activities in the county and for state. Certification must be obtained before the annual project add/drop of March 1st to participate in those items. Check out the Colorado Parks and Wildlife site for more information and class availability at: cpw.state.co.us/learn/Pages/HunterEducation.aspx.
Practice Shoots and Scored Shoots– All shoots will be held at the Limon gun range. Shoots will be scheduled for the late spring and summer each year.
Shooting Sports Forms:
Forms 1 & 2 required for all shootings sports members. Form 3 is required for (Western Heritage and/or pistol– *If available in the county). Check for due date of forms each year.
1) 4-H Shootings Sports Project Requirements & Signature Form
2) 4-H Shooting Sports Permission to Participate/Liability Release Form
3) 4-H Hand Gun Permission/Release Form *Required for members enrolled in Western Heritage and/or Pistol.
- Youth Handgun Safety Act Notice
- *All Hunter’s Safety cards (physical copy of card) and information must be uploaded to 4HOnline each year.
Colorado 4-H Shooting Sports Website