NSSF is the trade association for America's firearms industry.
Our mission: To promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports.
NSSF is the trade association for America's firearms industry.
It's mission: To promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports.
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NSSF Spring 2017 Shooting Sports Fantasy Camp Gets Big Thumbs Up


NSSF’s second Shooting Sports Fantasy camp focused specifically on the trending action shooting sport of 3-Gun, with seven of today’s top professional shooters guiding 30 students through the ins and outs of the competition genre and honing fine-level firearms handling skills.



How Wildlife Is Thriving Because of Guns and Hunting [VIDEO]


Hunters, target shooters and the firearms industry are the nation's largest contributors to conservation, paying for programs that benefit wildlife and all who love the outdoors.



Celebrate ‘Shot Heard ‘Round the World Day’ and Urge Congress to Act on Gun Range Bill


It was on this day, 242 years ago, that an American fired the “Shot Heard ‘Round the World,” at the Battles of Concord and Lexington.



Secretary Zinke Downs Last-Minute Lead Ban; Preserves Sportsmen’s Ability to Participate in Traditions


Secretary Zinke, just hours into his first day on the job, took swift action in scrapping the ban on lead by hunters and anglers in outdoor recreation that was passed on the final full day by the Obama administration.



International, U.S. Olympic Committees Seek to Eliminate Men’s Double Trap from Olympics


Men’s Double Trap and possibly two other events could be eliminated from future Olympic games. The International Sport Shooting Federation will vote on Feb. 21.



Range Dates: Valentine’s Day Ideas That Aim to Please


One way to get your partner’s blood pumping this Valentine’s Day or any day is by pulling a trigger at a local shooting range.



Supreme Court Nominee Gorsuch – Outdoorsman and Worthy Successor to Scalia


Gun owners and hunters should see promise in President Donald Trump’s nominee for the next associate Supreme Court justice.



First-Ever 3-Gun Fantasy Camp, April 20-23 in Las Vegas


The people have spoken, and we’ve listened. New price, new format (3-Gun!), and a return to fabulous Las Vegas! NSSF’s first-ever 3-Gun Fantasy Camp is set for April 20-23 at the world-class Clark County Shooting Complex with hotel accommodations at the Aliante Casino + Hotel + Spa. Modeled after similar events in NASCAR and Major […]



NSSF Announces First-Ever 3-Gun Shooting Sports Fantasy Camp


NSSF today announced its first-ever 3-Gun Shooting Sports Fantasy Camp. Registration is now open for the event, set for April 20-23, 2017.



The Usual Suspects are Shouting about Suppressors Instead of Listening to the Facts


Gun control advocates want to make sure their latest attack on suppressors is heard loud and clear. They now claim the sound of gunfire actually is a safety feature.



Giving a Firearm as a Gift? Some Reminders from NSSF


The holidays are just around the corner. As hunters, shooters, collectors or just plain plinkers, it’s a natural instinct to want to share our enjoyment of firearms with others.



Gift Cards—’Tis the Season


With the winter holidays approaching at a rapid pace, gift buying is about to be in full swing. Gift cards solve a lot of issues for a lot of people, but especially for people who are not “gun people.”



What to Do with Ammunition Affected by Flood Waters


Err on the side of caution and safety and don't attempt to salvage or use ammunition that has been submerged.



Shooting Sports Fantasy Camp is Back!


The National Shooting Sports Foundation is pleased to announce that registration is now open for its 2016 Fall Shooting Sports Fantasy Camp.



NSSF Lauds Olympic Shooters in USA Today Ad


NSSF is celebrating the achievements of three USA Shooting Team women who won medals at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games with a full-page ad in USA Today.



Developing an Appreciation for Conservation Science (in Spite of Those Cute Bear Cubs)


There is no better way to appreciate conservation than seeing it in action in the field. Monitoring bears in Connecticut and elsewhere serves many purposes.



More Women are Buying Guns or “Who are You Going to Believe …”


After we finally stopped laughing at the headline and the prose that followed, we decided that a response was warranted to “The Myth of the Rise in Female Gun Ownership.”



NSSF Encourages State Wildlife Agencies to Attend Industry Summit


The National Shooting Sports Foundation is holding its annual Industry Summit June 6-8 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, at the Pittsburgh Marriot City Center.



Hot Off the Presses — NSSF’s 2015-2016 Industry Reference Guide


The NSSF is pleased to announce that it has updated, compiled and recently released the 10th edition of its flagship research publication, the Industry Reference Guide.



2016 SHOT Show® Garners Rave Reviews


The National Shooting Sports Foundation's SHOT Show rang up its second highest attendance total ever, attracting more than 64,000 industry professionals during a four-day run.