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About BoCo 4-H Shooting Sports

Colorado 4-H shooting sports projects teach youth life skills such as decision making, teamwork, self-discipline, responsibility, self-confidence, problem solving, safe handling of firearms / archery equipment and basic marksmanship. The 4-H Shooting Sports program is an activity for a lifetime and is enjoyed by over 2,500 Colorado 4-H Youth each year. For more information about Colorado 4-H Shooting Sports Program, and to register for the state shoot and to check results and to register for the state shoot and to check results, visit www.co4hshooting.org

Project levels are designed for members 8-18 years old, beginner, intermediate and advanced. For more info => Project Overview & Tips


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Organization Name:  Boulder County 4-H Shooting Sports Council
Organization Number:  GU624

County and State Shoot-Off Updates

The 2021 Colorado State 4-H Shooting Sports Championships will be conducted using the alternate format similar to that used in 2020.

Registration fees will be $20 per registered participant. No class fees will be charged for the 2021 Colorado 4-H Shooting Sports State Championships Alternate Format.

Hunter safety card is required at the county level

County Shoot Off Dates are:

• Archery July 14th STATE Qualifier- FITA & 3D county- Fairgrounds
• Air July 16th – Fairgrounds
• .22 Rifle July 17th STATE Qualifier- Berthoud
• .22 Pistol July 18th STATE Qualifier- Berthoud
• Shot Gun July 24th and 25th STATE Qualifier & 5 stand county only


e-Records / Record books

4-H Record Books are also called e-Records. Each project has its own record book that members are required to complete each year. The links to e-Records in the specific project areas are below. Record books are turned in at Interview Judging before our County Fair. You will need to schedule an interview for each of your project areas and bring your record book with you to Interview Judging the week of the County Fair.


Hunter Safety Requirement

All Boulder County 4-H Shooting Sports members must have a Colorado Hunter Safety Education Card and bring the card to each county shoot off. This rule is state in the Boulder County Shooting Sports Addenda to Colorado 4-H Shooting Sports State Rule Book 2020-2021 item #7. The Boulder County Shooting Sports Addendum can be found on the Shooting Sports page of the Boulder County 4-H website.

Here is a link to the Colorado Parks and Wildlife page where Hunter Safety Classes can be found.

https://cpw.state.co.us/learn/Pages/HE-Traditional-Classes.aspx

Go to the link to Register for Traditional Classes to find a list of available Hunter Safety Trainings in our area.

For more information you can contact Lisa Wallace @ lwallace@bouldercounty.org


Resources

Manuals

All project manuals are received through the Extension office. These will be distributed to 4-H members through their organizational leaders (club leaders) after enrollment is complete. For more information on enrollment visit Join 4-H.

Rulebooks

Youth Handgun Safety Act Resources

Colorado 4-H Natural Resource Project Details – Colorado 4-H Youth Development is part of CSU Extension

Manufacturer Recall Information


Events & Opportunities

Practice & Safety Meeting Information

.22 Pistol and Rifle Practices

May 13.22 Rifle PracticeBerthoud Gun Club (BGC)Outdoor practice5:45 – 7:45 PM
May 15All Rifle & Pistol PracticeFront Range Gun Club, LovelandIndoor practice3:30 – 5:30 PM
May 22All Rifle & Pistol PracticeFront Range Gun Club, LovelandIndoor practice3:30 – 5:30 PM
May 23.22 Pistol PracticeBerthoud Gun Club (BGC)Outdoor practice8:45 – 11:45 AM
May 27.22 Rifle PracticeBerthoud Gun Club (BGC)Outdoor practice5:45 – 7:45 PM
May 29All Rifle & Pistol PracticeFront Range Gun Club, LovelandLast INDOOR practice3:30 – 5:30 PM
May 30.22 Pistol PracticeBerthoud Gun Club (BGC)Outdoor practice8:45 – 11:45 AM
June 6.22 Pistol PracticeBerthoud Gun Club (BGC)Outdoor practice8:45 – 11:45 AM
June 10.22 Rifle PracticeBerthoud Gun Club (BGC)Outdoor practice5:45 – 7:45 PM
June 20.22 Pistol PracticeBerthoud Gun Club (BGC)Outdoor practice8:45 – 11:45 AM
June 24.22 Rifle PracticeBerthoud Gun Club (BGC)Outdoor practice5:45 – 7:45 PM
July 4.22 Pistol PracticeBerthoud Gun Club (BGC)Outdoor practice8:45 – 11:45 AM
July 8.22 Rifle PracticeBerthoud Gun Club (BGC)Outdoor practice5:45 – 7:45 PM
July 11.22 Pistol PracticeBerthoud Gun Club (BGC)Outdoor practice8:45 – 11:45 AM
July 18BCF .22 Pistol Shoot-OffBerthoud Gun Club (BGC)Outdoor EventTBD
July 24BCF .22 Rifle Shoot-OffGreat Guns – Nunn, COOutdoor EventTBD

Ambassadors

As a Colorado 4-H Shooting Sports Ambassador, you will be representing over 82,000 4-H youth and alumni from across Colorado. Remember, you never get a second chance to make a good first impression. As an Ambassador you will be meeting with potential donors who are CEO’s of companies, University Administrators and others that support the Colorado 4-H program. The way you present yourself, talk and act are very important when you are serving as an Ambassador.

4-H Shooting Sports Leader Certificate &
Hunter Safety Upload Instructions

Keeping ahead of COVID-19

This rapidly evolving coronavirus (COVID-19) has imposed an unsettling, fluid situation upon our community and its businesses. While the team here still aims to maintain a “business as usual” approach, we are making a number of significant changes to our operations to account for a situation that is far from normal.