Remember the first time you fired a gun? Maybe your father took you out to the back 40 and let you fire a .22 at some empty cans set up on a felled tree, or maybe you tagged along on a trip to the shooting range.
Reports on Black Friday 2015 may have been mixed overall, but that sure wasn’t the case when it came to retail gun sales.
The May 2015 Mentor Initiative from NRA Publications, in conjunction with SIG Sauer and Magpul Industries, was an outstanding success.
Some shooters avoid the math and science related to marksmanship like the plague, but those few who catch the bug—especially at a young age—can be in for an awesome, studious ride.
Many Americans have simply never handled a firearm, let alone been introduced to the shooting sports by a friend, family member or colleague.