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Our mission: To promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports.
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Old Fort Gun Club to Repeat as Host of NSSF Rimfire Challenge World Championship, Registration Opens


For the second year in a row, Old Fort Gun Club has partnered with NSSF as the hosting range for the 2015 NSSF Rimfire Challenge World Championship.



NSSF Urges Target Shooters and Hunters to Help Prevent Wildfires


The National Shooting Sports Foundation encourages target shooters and hunters to do their part to help prevent wildfires.



Gary Bangs, Former ATF Director of Industry Operations, Joins NSSF’s FFL Compliance Consulting Team


The NSSF is pleased to announce that former ATF Director of Industry Operations Gary Bangs has agreed to join the organization as a member of its retail FFL Compliance Consulting Team.



NSSF’s Annual Boy Scouts Grant Program Kicks Into Gear


As part of an annual program that encourages youth participation in the shooting sports, the NSSF is once again partnering with Boy Scouts of America Councils.



State Wildlife Agencies Receive $1.1 Billion in Revenues Generated by Hunters, Shooters, Boaters and Anglers


The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced today the distribution of $1.1 billion dollars to state game and fish agencies—money that was generated by hunters, target shooters and anglers.



Cleveland Out of Running to Host Future Firearms Industry Summit


In recent months, the city of Cleveland, Ohio, has been working with NSSF to be considered as the host location for a future NSSF Industry Summit. Given Cleveland’s excellent revitalization efforts in recent years, its number of good hotels and wealth of respected eating establishments, we considered the city one of our top choices to […]



Nation’s Firearms Industry Executives In Washington for Congressional Fly-in


Executives from the nation's firearms and ammunition manufacturers, distributors and leading retailers are in Washington, D.C. this week for the eighth annual congressional "fly-in" sponsored by the NSSF.



NSSF Names Schilling Director of Exhibitions & Conferences


The National Shooting Sports Foundation has announced that Melissa Schilling has been promoted to the position of Director, Exhibitions & Conferences.



Maryland Ends Ballistics Imaging Program and Provides a Lesson


Both houses of the Maryland General Assembly in the past week acted in near unanimity to end that state’s dysfunctional experience with what was once billed as a crime scene investigative tool.



INFOGRAPHIC: Ammunition Under Attack


The California Fish and Game Commission on April 9 adopted regulations to implement the law that will ban the use of traditional lead-component ammunition for all hunting in the state by July 1, 2019. The implementation will involve multiple phases, beginning with the 2015 hunting season.



Orchid Advisors and NSSF Announce Platinum Sponsor Epicor and ATF Program Sessions at 2015 Firearms Compliance Conference


Orchid Advisors and NSSF announces keynote speakers and platinum sponsor for its 2015 Firearms Compliance Conference to be held on May 11-13, 2015 in Orlando, Florida.



In-Store Firearm Carry—Much More than a Belt and Holster


After you have made the decision to allow your staff to carry while at work. Before everyone straps on a holster, the next steps you need to take are to develop an in-store carry policy.



NSSF Lauds U.S. Reps. Culberson and Goodlatte, Sen. Grassley for Leadership in ATF Ammunition Ban Reversal


The NSSF today expressed its profound thanks to U.S. Rep. John Culberson (R-Tex.), U.S. Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) and U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) for the pivotal leadership roles each played in working to convince the ATF to forestall the effort to introduce a new regulatory framework that would have banned the manufacturing and sale of 5.56 mm M855 "green tip" ammunition.



Respected Insurance Company Provides Discounted Services NSSF Members


NSSF-SocialMediaSquare NSSF partners with a highly respected insurance company that specializes in policies for our members in the firearms industry.



Gun Ownership Declining? Don’t Believe It


An AP story receiving considerable attention cites the latest General Social Survey finding that gun ownership has declined in recent years, though other research provides evidence that Americans are embracing gun ownership at a much higher rate.



NSSF Welcomes Former ATF Director of Industry Operations Mary Jo Hughes as Newest Member of FFL Compliance Consulting Team


NSSF is pleased to announce that former ATF Director, Industry Operations Mary Jo Hughes has agreed to join the organization as a member of its retail FFL Compliance Consulting Team.



Wanted: Someone to Run a Sneak Play for the White House


As Americans were preparing for the Presidential holiday weekend the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives announced that it planned to effectively ban M855 and SS109 “green tip” rifle ammunition in 5.56 and .223 calibers.



PolyCase Ammunition Joins Growing List of NSSF Industry Summit Sponsors


The NSSF is pleased to announce that PolyCase Ammunition has signed on as a custom sponsor of NSSF's 2015 Industry Summit.



NSSF Website Now Available in Spanish


Responding to the growing interest in target shooting and firearms ownership by those who speak Spanish, NSSF has made its website available in a Spanish translation.



Project ChildSafe Hits Major Milestone with 1,000 Supporter Organizations


One thousand supporters have joined with NSSF to promote Project ChildSafe, the industry's national program to encourage responsible firearms ownership and provide safety materials to all gun owners.