Shooting Sports Summer Programs
Looking for some summer camp fun?! Sign up for one of our summer programs to learn something new or develop your archery and firearms skills. All programs and camps will be hosted at the Shooting Sports Education Center (SSEC) at Georgia Southern University.
Archery programs are available for children 7 and up, while firearms programs are available for children ages 10 and up. Be sure to read the description for the program you’re interested in to see if any additional age requirements apply!
Explore Bowhunting Day Camp
July 6 – 10 CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19
Explore Bowhunting 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 nature and enhances their encounters with the outdoors.
Explore Bowfishing Day Camp
July 13 – 17 CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19
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.
Archery Day Camp
July 20 – 24 CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19
Archery Day Camp is designed for beginner archers to learn the basics of form, shooting and the rules on the archery range.
Sportsman Day Camp
July 20 – 24 CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19
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.
Firearms Day Camp
May 26 – 29 CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19
The Firearms Day Camp is designed for all firearm enthusiasts to learn the basics of form, shooting and the rules on the firearms range.
June 1 – 25 CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19
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!
Rifle Day Camp
June 1 – 5 CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19
The shooting sports offer youth the opportunity to master safe firearm handling and marksmanship skills while learning about the exciting Olympic sport of target shooting. The instruction will be varied with drills, exercises and fun!
Elite Archery Academy
June 10 – 13 CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19
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.
Elite Precision Rifle Academy
July 13 – 16 CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19
The Elite Precision Rifle Academy is a residential rifle camp at the state-of-the-art Shooting Sports Education Center at Georgia Southern University.
Outdoor Archery Day Camp
June 15 – 18 CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19
The Outdoor Archery Day Camp is designed for all archers to learn the basics of form, shooting and the rules on the archery range.
June 24 – 26 CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19
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!
NRA Level 1 Rifle Coaches Certification
June 26 – 28 CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19
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.
July 6 CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19
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.
Air Rifle Fundamentals Camp
July 11 – 12 CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19
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.
Last updated: 6/15/2020