4-H youth from across the country compete in compound archery, recurve archery, air rifle, air pistol, .22 rifle, .22 pistol, shotgun, muzzleloading and hunting skills. The location changes from year to year.
You can take part this year if you competed in the Minnesota 4-H Shooting Sports and Wildlife Invitational last year.
To get involved with the Minnesota 4-H shooting sports program, contact Minnesota 4-H.
All Minnesota 4-H Shooting Sports & Wildlife members in good standing and meeting the criteria below are eligible to compete in the National 4-H SS Championships. Official 4-H enrollment is required.
- Participants must be 14 years old.
- Youth must have participated in the previous year's Minnesota 4-H SS&W Invitational in the discipline they would like to be involved in at nationals.
- Scores in the discipline from the previous year's Minnesota 4-H SS&W Invitational (if scores are the same, the oldest youth will go).
- Senior youth who have never gone to nationals.
- Senior youth who have attended nationals in the past.
- Intermediate youth who have never gone to nationals.