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Air Rifle Fundamentals Camp

Session Dates

June 21 – June 22

Ages

8th – 12th grade

Registration Deadline

June 4

Registration Fees

Commuter: $270

Check-In Time

June 21, 8am

Camp Conclusion

June 22, 6pm

Air Rifle Fundamentals Camp is designed for beginner to intermediate shooters. Ashley MacAllister will be the lead instructor.

Campers will work through all 3 positions to make improvement in their shooting performance. Each shooter will:

  • Spend time in their performance journal
  • Learn mental management strategies
  • Understand the importance of nutrition and gain performance experience

The camp will have two competitions with the first used to create a baseline and the final to measure enhancement.

Campers will need to bring their own air rifle in a case, air tank adapter and pellets for the training.

 
Facilities

The camp will be held at the Georgia Southern University’s Shooting Sports Education Center. The facility features 2-8 lane, 25 meter firearms ranges, 2 classrooms and support spaces.

3271 Old Register Road
Statesboro, GA 30458

HOST HOTEL:

Holiday Inn Express Statesboro
427 South Main St.
Statesboro, GA 30458
912-205-5999
*Newly Opened
Just 1.7 miles from the Georgia Southern Shooting Sports Education Center

Special room rates for this camp are $99 + tax which includes a hot breakfast buffet.
The special rate ends on June 4. Click here for the special rate.

Meals

Campers will be provided lunch. Snacks will be provided throughout the camp day.

Equipment

Campers will need to bring all necessary shooting equipment to include air rifle, case, air tank adapter, shooting attire and anything else needed for instruction and competition.

Commuter Drop-off/Pick-up

Please see the daily schedule for the drop off and pick up times.

Communication

All information with registered campers will be provided through e-mail to the address provided in the registration materials. Please ensure this address is accurate and that you check it often between registration and the start of camp.

Frequently Asked Questions

What should I wear at the camp?
Shooters should prepare accordingly as the range is air-conditioned and maintains a temperature of 72⁰. Comfortable casual wear and hoodie is appropriate for camp. Appropriate shooting attire to include shooting pants, jacket, gloves, boots and base layers/shooting sweater. Each should bring their own shooting mat, roll and sling. Hearing protection is required for all shooters.

May I bring food to the Camp?
Yes, you may, but we will provide all meals and snacks for you.

Contact

Please contact Ashley MacAllister, Assistant Director – Shooting Sports, with any questions you may have.

Contact Info
Phone: (912) 478-7732
Email: amacallister@georgiasouthern.edu

Camp Instructors

Camp Coaches include:

Camp Instructors

Ashley MacAllister

MacAllister Ashley
  • 2014 – 2019 Head Rifle Coach, University of Nebraska
  • 2015 – 2021 National Team Coach, Puerto Rico
  • 2019 Olympic Team Coach, Puerto Rico
  • 2013 – 2014 Assistant Rifle Coach, University of Kentucky

Camp Counselors
Georgia Southern SSEC employees will serve as counselors.

Camp Schedule

You can download and print the The Air Rifle Fundamentals Camp Schedule here! PDF

Camp Schedule (Tentative)
  Time Event
Monday, June 21 8am Registration Open – Check-In
9am Meet & Greet
10:15am Baseline 3×20 Match
12pm Lunch
1pm Classroom work – Journals/Evaluation
3:15pm Range time – Practical application of Journals/Evaluation
7-10pm Evening Activity
Tuesday, June 22 8am Review
9:30am Kneeling Clinic & Practice
12:15pm Lunch 
2:30pm Standing Clinic & Practice
3:30pm Prone Clinic & Practice
5:30pm Wrap-Up
6pm Depart

Registration

Spots are filled on a first come – first served basis and limited to 16 participants.

Registration Fees

The registration fee includes instruction, camp t-shirt, breakfast, lunch, and snacks.

Age Group

8th – 12th grade

Camp Waiver, Insurance & Medical Information

A few weeks leading up to camp, an email will be sent to you containing the Registration Packet for you to complete. It will include a waiver, medical information, pick-up authorization and camp policies and procedures.

Refund Policy

Parents must provide written electronic notice to the Assistant Director at least 14 days in advance of the camp or academy start date to receive a refund. Refunds will not be considered after the 14 days.

Last updated: 5/25/2021