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Tom Cowden 4-H Memorial Shooting Sports

Who: Youth can join the club (at the discretion of club leaders) at 8 years old. They, however, cannot compete outside the club events until they are 9 years of age as of January 1 of the current year. Youths that are interested in learning more or becoming better at shooting in a variety of disciplines.

What: Youths who join this club practice and learn about shooting sports in a variety of disciplines. They are taught by certified instructors and learn, most importantly about the safety and care of firearms and bows, and then shooting techniques and practice

When: Meetings are the 2nd and 4th Monday of the month at 6:30 pm and at 10:00 am on the 2nd Saturday of the month.

Where: Tom Cowden Youth Shooting Sports Range – 210 Amber Hill Rd. Mocksville, NC 27028

Why: Youth in this club have the opportunity to learn from certified coaches and greatly increase their knowledge. As a testament to their great work and practices, this club has youths that have competed on the National Level in 4-H Shooting Sports. Youth will gain leadership and citizenship skills. This club is active with community service projects and they have been Club of the Year for many years running.

Who do I contact: Nelson Cowden at 336-409-6304 or hncowden50@gmail.com or Lana Mitchell at dunamis_duo@yahoo.com. You can also visit their website at www.tcyouthshootingsports.com

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Photo of Lisa CrowderLisa CrowderCounty Extension Support Specialist (336) 753-6100 lisa_crowder@ncsu.eduDavie County, North Carolina
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