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Elite Precision Rifle Academy

Session Dates

June 23 – 26 Event Cancelled

Ages

9th – 12th grade

Registration Deadline

June 1

Registration Fees:

Commuter: $950
Overnight: $1200

Rifle Precision Academy is designed for advance shooters with a score of 270 for 3-Position Air Rifle (3PAR).

Campers will stay and dine on the beautiful Georgia Southern University – Statesboro campus. The camp counselors will be current Georgia Southern University Shooting Sports Education Center employees who will provide constant supervision. Campers will meet shooters from across the country, and participate in several activities on campus including swimming and rock climbing at the Recreation Activity Center.

Facilities

The Academy 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

Housing

Resident campers will stay in one of the outstanding, air-conditioned University Housing facilities on campus. Each camper will have double occupancy room with a shared bath. Roommate requests will be accepted. The residence hall clubhouse will have TV’s with video games available for checkout. Campers will be responsible for providing bed linens (Bed size TBD), blanket, pillow, towels, toiletries and any other items to make their stay comfortable. The rooms will not be equipped with a television or telephone. Internet access is available in the room with the camper providing their own computer and Ethernet cable.

Meals

For resident campers, a nutritious breakfast, lunch and dinner will be provided in one of the campus dining facilities. Commuter campers will be provided lunch in the dining facility. Snacks will be provided for all throughout the camp day.

Travel

Campers can be picked up at Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport (SAV). Prior arrangements must be made with Ashley MacAllister.

Equipment

Campers will need to bring all necessary shooting equipment to include air rifle, smallbore 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.

Accommodations

If special or reasonable accommodations are needed, please contact Ashley MacAllister in advance to discuss them prior to arrival.

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.

Camp Counselors

Counselors act as a guardian while your child attends camp, as they are around them 24/7. They sleep in the residence hall on the same floor as the campers and don’t go to bed until all campers are in their rooms and accounted for. They wake campers in the morning to make sure they have time to eat breakfast and get to their first session on time. Counselors are in the dining area while campers are dining, and present while campers are in session.

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 Education, with any questions you may have.

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

Camp Instructors

Ashley MacAllister

Who am I?
I am a dedicated individual who strives to bring the best out of those around me. I have a strong passion for Sport Shooting, health and fitness, and personal achievement. I want to make my experiences and my techniques available for shooters of all levels to be able to tap into as a resource.

Athletic Achievements

  • 2016 – Olympic Team Coach Puerto Rico
  • 2014 – 2019 Head Rifle Coach, University of Nebraska
  • 2013 – 2019 Assistant Rifle Coach, University of Kentucky
  • 2012 – 2013 Graduate Assistant, Murray State University
  • 2008 – 2012 Murray State Rifle Team Member


Georgia Southern SSEC employees will serve as counselors.

Camp Schedule

You can download and print the Elite Precision Rifle Academy schedule here! PDF

Camp Schedule (Tentative)
  Time Event
Wednesday, June 23
Smallbore Training Day
8:15 AM Introductions
Code of Conduct Review
Goals of the Day
Expectations for Shooters/Instructors
Stretching
8:45 AM Transition to the Range for 50 ft smallbore
9:00 AM Kneeling Tactics
9:45 AM Short Break and Recap
Prone Tactics
10:45 AM Short Break and Recap
11:00 AM Standing Tactics
11:45 AM Short Break and Recap
12:00 PM Lunch! Discussion on Nutrition
12:45 PM Set up for Intensity drill
1:00 PM Conduct Intensity Drill
1:45 PM Move to Classroom
2:00 PM Individual Goals Discussion
3:00 PM Back to Training: Shooters Pick
4:00 PM Debrief Activity and then conclude the day
Thursday, June 24
Air Rifle Training Day
8:15 AM Introductions
Review of the Previous Day
Goals of the Day
Expectations for Shooters/Instructors
Stretching
8:45 AM Transition to the Range for 10 meter air rifle
9:00 AM Balance and Activation
9:45 AM Gun Balance Check
10:00 AM Air Rifle Training
12:00 PM Lunch! Discussion on Pressure Management
1:00 PM Set up Intensity Drill
1:15 PM Conduct Drill
2:00 PM Intro To Developing Training Plans
3:00 PM Free Training
4:30 PM Debrief Activity and then conclude the day
Friday, June 25
Smallbore Match Day
8:15 AM Introductions
Goals of the Camp/Experience
Expectations for Shooters/Instructors
Stretching
8:30 AM Begin Setup for match
8:45 AM Call to the Line
9:00 AM Sighters
9:15 AM Match Firing, Start
12:00 PM Match Finish then group recap
12:30 PM Lunch! Open Discussion
1:30 PM Set up for Intensity drill
1:45 PM Conduct Intensity Drill
2:45 PM Individual Training
4:00 PM Debrief Activity and then conclude the day
Saturday, June 26
Air Rifle Match Day / Departure
8:15 AM Introductions
Goals of the Camp/Experience
Expectations for Shooters/Instructors
Stretching
8:30 AM Begin Setup for match
8:45 AM Call to the Line
9:00 AM Sighters
9:15 AM Match Firing, Start
10:30 AM Match Finish then group recap
11:00 AM Set up for Intensity drill
12:00 PM Intensity Drill in Air Gun
12:30 PM Wrap up activities and send shooters off

Registration

Spots are filled on a first come – first served basis and limited to 8 participants.

Registration Fees

The registration fee includes instruction, camp t-shirt, breakfast, lunch, snacks and transportation to and from academy activities, as well as to and from the Savannah-Hilton Head International airport (SAV).

Age Group

9th – 12th grade competitive shooters

Camp Waiver, Insurance & Medical Information

A few weeks leading up to the academy, 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: 6/3/2021