Introduction to Wingshooting

Sponsoring Agency or Organization

Contact: Dave Cassens

Email: David.Cassens@illinois.gov

Phone: 217-785-7742

Program details

The is an introductory shotgun shooting education program focusing on youth and women to teach shotgun shooting safety and shooting skills.

Planning and Evaluation

Manual or Plan

This program has a manual or plan: Yes

Evaluation

This program is evaluated: Yes

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Program considerations and recommendations

General comments: The program has been very successful in recruiting new shooters; acted as a recruting tool for volunteer instructors and clinic sponsors.

Critical elements to consider when planning this type of program: Instructors, clay target throwers, shotguns, availbility of sources of clay targets and ammunition.

Special facilities needed to implement the program: Open space conducive to setting clay target machines, throwing targets and shooting shotguns.