SSSF's goal is to increase membership to 20,000 by 2020.
The NRA is honored to partner with the SASP as a founding member.
The most important lesson that recreational shooters learn and teach in this sport is gun safety.
The SSSF has signed a three-year agreement with the Cardinal Shooting Center to hold its annual July championships from 2017-2019.
"Participation in the shooting sports benefits young people greatly," said Brownells CEO Pete Brownell.