Air Rifle Fundamentals Camp
July 15 – 16, 2023
8th – 12th grade
July 1, 2023
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.
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
Campers will be provided lunch. Snacks will be provided throughout the camp day.
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.
Please see the daily schedule for the drop off and pick up times.
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.
Please contact Ashley MacAllister, Assistant Director – Shooting Sports, with any questions you may have.
Phone: (912) 478-7732
Camp Coaches include:
- 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
|Thursday, June 16||8am||Registration Open – Check-In|
|9am||Meet & Greet|
|10:15am||Baseline 3×20 Match|
|1pm||Classroom work – Journals/Evaluation|
|3:15pm||Range time – Practical application of Journals/Evaluation|
|Friday, June 17||8am||Review|
|9:30am||Kneeling Clinic & Practice|
|2:30pm||Standing Clinic & Practice|
|3:30pm||Prone Clinic & Practice|
Spots are filled on a first come – first served basis and limited to 16 participants.
The registration fee includes instruction, camp t-shirt, breakfast, lunch, and snacks.
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.
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.
If you are interested in scheduling a camp for your team please reach out to Ashley MacAllister.
Last updated: 3/15/2023