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Shooting Sports Summer Programs

Come join one of our summer programs to learn something new or continue to develop your archery and firearms skills. All programs and camps will be hosted at the Shooting Sports Education Center (SSEC) at Georgia Southern University. There are programs available for all ages to enjoy!

Elite Precision Rifle Academy

June 4 – 8
The Elite Precision Rifle Academy is a residential rifle camp at the state-of-the-art Shooting Sports Education Center at Georgia Southern University. This camp is designed for advanced shooters with a score of 560 small-bore and 570 air rifle.


Archery Day Camp

June 4 – June 8
Archery Day Camp is designed for beginner archers to learn the basics of form, shooting and the rules on the archery range.


Rifle Day Camp

June 4 – 8
The shooting sports offer youth the opportunity to master safe gun handling and marksmanship skills while learning about the exciting Olympic sport of target shooting. The instruction will be varied with drills, exercises and fun!


June Shooting Sports Day Camp

June 4 – June 8
The Shooting Sports Day Camp offers youth the opportunity to master safe firearm handling and marksmanship skills while learning about the exciting Olympic sport of target shooting!


Explore Archery

June 4 – July 12
Explore Archery is a versatile education activity program that is fun, rewarding, progressive, and most importantly – safe for kids. There are also sessions adapted for college students that are interested in being introduced to the sport and even sessions tailored for families looking for an activity that includes everyone!


Try Archery

June 6 & July 27
Try Archery is for anyone that wishes to discover the thrill of shooting a bow. Our certified coaches will teach the basics of shooting a bow and the required safety practices and techniques.


Explore Riflery

June 7 – July 12
The SSEC is offering a versatile educational activity program that is fun, rewarding, progressive, and most important – safe. Youth will learn to master safe firearm handling and marksmanship while learning about the exciting Olympic sport of target shooting!


Explore Bowhunting Day Camp

June 11 – 13
Explore Bow hunting is an outdoor conservation education program focusing on interactions with people and wildlife. It teaches how to interact with nature using ageless hunting skills and appreciation of the nature and enhances their encounters with the outdoors.


Archery Camp

June 13 – 16
This residential camp is designed specifically to introduce the concepts of the National Training System (NTS) to archers with archery experience. If you are looking to get a head start on your tournament preparation, this camp is for you!


Explore Bowfishing Day Camp

June 18 – 20
Bowfishing is the sport of taking fish with a bow and arrow. Explore Bowfishing is an interactive shooting program that introduces participants to a fast-paced, archery-based form of fishing.


Elite Archery Academy

June 20 – 23
Elite Archery Academy is designed as a competitive, residential training camp that focuses not only on NTS form and shooting, but also on all the other critical parts of archery that competitive shooters must know.


Outdoor Archery Day Camp

June 25 – 29
The Outdoor Archery Day Camp is designed for all archers to learn the basics of form, shooting and the rules on the archery range.


Firearms Day Camp

June 25 – 29
The Firearms Day Camp is designed for all firearm enthusiasts to learn the basics of form, shooting and the rules on the firearms range.


Sportsman Day Camp

June 25 – 29
The Sportsman Day Camp is designed for all archers and firearm enthusiasts to learn the basics of form, shooting and the rules on the archery range as well as on the firearms range. We will focus on shooting 3D, Field and FITA archery outdoors.


NRA Level 1 Rifle Coaches Certification

June 29 – July 1
The NRA Level 1 Rifle Coaches certification course at the Georgia Southern University Shooting Sports Education Center is offered for club, JROTC and high school rifle coaches wanting to improve their coaching skills.


Air Rifle Fundamentals Camp

June 30 – July 1
The Air Rifle Fundamentals Camp is a residential rifle camp at the Georgia Southern University Shooting Sports Education Center. This camp is designed for beginner to intermediate shooters.


Archery Day Camp

July 16 – 20
Archery Day Camp is designed for beginner archers to learn the basics of form, shooting and the rules on the archery range.


Pistol Day Camp

July 16 – 20
Pistol Day Camp is designed to give youth the opportunity to master safe handgun handling and the basics of marksmanship which will aid in your ability to use a handgun properly and effectively.


July Shooting Sports Day Camp

July 16 – 20
This summer, the Shooting Sports Education Center offers youth the opportunity to master safe firearm handling and marksmanship skills while learning about the exciting Olympic sport of target shooting!


Archery Day Camp

July 23 – 27
Archery Day Camp is designed for beginner archers to learn the basics of form, shooting and the rules on the archery range.

Last updated: 5/11/2018