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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!


Outdoor Archery Day Camp

June 1-4, 2021
The Outdoor Archery Day Camp is designed for all archers to learn the basics while focusing on 3D, field and FITA archery.


Rifle Day Camp

June 7-11, 2021
Rifle 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 8 – July 1, 2021
Explore Archery is a versatile education activity program that is fun, rewarding, progressive, and most importantly – safe for kids. This program is held in the evening. An end of session shoot will showcase what your child learned in the program.


Explore Bowfishing Day Camp

June 14-16, 2021
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 15-18, 2021
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.


Try Archery

June 19, 2021
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

June 21-22, 2021
The Air Rifle Fundamentals Camp is designed for beginner to intermediate air rifle shooters.


Elite Precision Rifle Academy

June 23-26, 2021 – Event Cancelled


The Elite Precision Rifle Academy is a residential rifle camp designed for advanced shooters to hone their skills and abilities.


Archery Camp

June 27-29, 2021
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!


Firearms Day Camp

July 12-16, 2021
The Firearms Day Camp is designed for all firearm enthusiasts to learn the basics of form, shooting and the rules on the firearms range.


Explore Bowhunting Day Camp

July 12-16, 2021
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.


Archery Day Camp

July 19-23, 2021
Archery Day Camp is designed for beginner archers to learn the basics of form, shooting and the rules on the archery range with games and friendly competition.


Sportsman Day Camp

July 19-23, 2021
The Sportsman Day Camp is designed for all archers and firearm enthusiasts to learn the basics of form, shooting and the rules on the range. We will focus on shooting 3D, Field and FITA archery outdoors. Instruction on shotguns, air rifle, bolt action firearms and ArmaLite Rifle platform all while focusing on safety and fun!


NRA Level 1 Rifle Coaches Certification

July 24-26, 2021
The NRA Level 1 Rifle Coaches certification course is offered for club, JROTC and high school rifle coaches wanting to improve their coaching skills. Unique to this course is 4 hours of practical range time.


Last updated: 6/3/2021