ATHENS, Ala. –- Shoot Like A Girl wraps up the Home of the Brave Tour by heading to Bass Pro Shops in Concord, North Carolina this weekend for a free interactive event that introduces women to the shooting sports in a fun, safe and comfortable atmosphere. Both new and experienced shooters are invited to stop by the Shoot Like A Girl trailer in front of Bass Pro Shops on Saturday, November 6 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, November 7 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. for the experience and learn about safety and the many benefits of shooting sports from certified female instructors and coaches who are eager to share their passion for the shooting sports.
What to Expect
Both new and experienced shooters are invited to stop by the Shoot Like A Girl trailer in front of Bass Pro Shops to learn about safe and responsible gun ownership and the many benefits of firearms from certified female instructors who are eager to share their passion for the shooting sports. Attendees are also encouraged to bring their families and children to discuss and learn more about firearm safety. No experience is necessary to participate in this free event, and all equipment is provided to guests upon arrival.
Inside the range, attendees who are 16 years of age or older will be able to handle and shoot handguns and long guns with guidance from instructors, using a military-grade firearm simulator which provides immediate recoil, impact and sound feedback. Archery coaches will also be onsite to assist guests with shooting bows.
Outside the range, at the Shoot Like A Girl gun bar, visitors of all ages are welcome to compare a variety of disabled firearms, including revolvers, semi-automatic pistols, shotguns and rifles. Additional products from corporate partners will be on display, including optics, conceal carry bags, holsters, TrueTimber camouflage, SABRE pepper spray products and much more. A full list of partners is available online.
Updated Safety Measures
Shoot Like A Girl adheres to COVID-19 protocols in accordance with the CDC guidelines. The CDC states, “If you are not fully vaccinated and aged 2 or older, you should wear a mask in indoor public spaces. In general, you do not need to wear a mask in outdoor settings.” CDC signs will be posted, and surfaces will be cleaned regularly. Hand sanitizer will still be available (provided by Leadslingers Whiskey) for use throughout the event.
More information, including photography from previous events and access to Shoot Like A Girl personnel for comment, is available before or after the event by contacting Kelsey Puryear at email@example.com.
A special note for media and reporters: This experience offers a great opportunity for live broadcasting and lifestyle news segments. Photos are available online.
About Shoot Like A Girl
As a leader in the industry, Shoot Like A Girl is committed to growing the number of women who participate in the shooting sports by empowering them with confidence. The Shoot Like A Girl trailer, utilizing InVeris Training Solutions state-of-the-art military grade firearm simulator, travels to cities all across the United States, hosting an interactive experience that gives attendees an opportunity to shoot pistols, rifles and bows in a fun, safe and comfortable atmosphere. The event is free to each guest thanks to Shoot Like A Girl’s generous corporate partners, including Bass Pro Shops, Cabela's, Beretta, Bushnell, GLOCK, Ruger, Colt, Magpul, Savage Arms, Springfield Armory, Walther, Umarex USA, FN America, Heckler & Koch, Smith & Wesson, TrueTimber, Walker's, Birchwood Casey, GPS Bags, TekMat, Dead Down Wind, Mossberg, CrossBreed Holsters, Thermacell, Black Rifle Coffee Company, GTM Original, SABRE, SOG, Women's Outdoor News, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, Primos, Gold Tip Arrows, Hoppe’s, Federal Ammunition, Mathews, Hoyt, S & S Outdoors, LaCrosse Footwear, Moultrie Mobile and Upper Canyon Outfitters.