NSSF is the trade association for America's firearms industry.
Our mission: To promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports.
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NSSF’s Where To Shoot App Tops 100,000 Downloads

NSSF is pleased to report that our Where To Shoot mobile app has topped 100,000 downloads. The app, which at one point hit No. 4 on the Apple App Store’s list of free sports apps, has been a hit with target shooters and gun owners. Available for iOS and Android devices, Where To Shoot locates […]



December 2013 Range Report Available Online

Last week, the December 2013 edition of The Range Report, NSSF’s E-magazine for shooting facilities, was posted at its website, www.rangereport.org. You’ll find features and departments aimed to help improve your range. Take a look: Market Your Range as a Destination By Carolee Anita Boyles From corporate meetings to weddings, your range can do more […]



Improve Your Long-range Hunting and Shooting Skills with NSSF’s Latest Series of Rifle Tips

From the expert training staff at Storm Mountain Training Center in Elk Garden, W.Va., NSSF brings you a trio of long range rifle tips that will help you and a friend connect with more targets both at the shooting range and afield. The first tip in the series, “Trace,” will help you become a more […]



November 2013 Range Report Available Online

Earlier this month, the November 2013 edition of The Range Report, NSSF’s E-magazine for shooting facilities, was posted at its website, www.rangereport.org. You’ll find features and departments that can help you make your range even better. Take a look: Making Shooting Accessible for Disabled Customer By Carolee Anita Boyles If someone in a wheelchair or […]



Hundreds Take Their ‘First Shots’ in Atlanta Metro Area

Casey Retterer, the director of training at Sandy Springs Gun Club and Range, summed it up best this past weekend: “There are a lot of barriers for people to learn about firearms. It can be intimidating, it can be overwhelming. This is a huge opportunity for us to educate the community about what firearms are […]



Customized Market Reports Are Tailor-Designed Market Templates

Want to know more about your range location or interested in opening a new range? While many segments of the U.S. economy have lagged over the past few years, the firearms and ammunition industry continues to buck the trend and pushes forward with strong sales and broad customer interest. Many American entrepreneurs have identified this […]



September 2013 Range Report Available Online

The September 2013 edition of The Range Report, NSSF’s E-magazine for shooting facilities, has been posted at its website, www.rangereport.org. You’ll find features and departments that can help you make your range even better. Take a look: FEATURES Options & Innovations: First Shots and Second RoundBy Carolee Anita Boyles See how ranges across the country are implementing […]



America’s New Target Shooters: Younger, Female and Urban

New NSSF Report Shows One in Five Began Shooting in the Last Five Years The face of America’s target shooters is changing. New target shooters–those who have taken up the sport in the last five years–are younger, female and urban when compared to established target shooters, or those participating for more than five years, according […]



Zero to Hero: NSSF’s Research Making Headway

It hardly seems that a decade has passed since NSSF launched its fledgling research in 2004. At that time, NSSF subscribed to four research reports generated by other sporting-goods industry associations. In the ensuing years, NSSF’s research offerings have grown into a powerful member benefit that is second to none. From those four repackaged reports, […]



Shooting Industry Masters Raises $70,000 for NSSF’s First Shots

At some point, we all took our “first shots” and began a lifelong enjoyment of the shooting sports. To help more people obtain a safe and supervised introduction to target shooting, NSSF began its First Shots program in 2005. Since then thousands of individuals have been introduced to the shooting sports at seminars conducted at […]