State 4-H Shooting Sports and Wildlife Invitational
In this annual competition, about 800 young people from across Minnesota compete in archery, muzzle loader, shotgun, air rifle, .22 Rifle, air pistol, silhouette fun shoot and a skill-a-thon. It culminates the year-long shooting and wildlife project. More than 16 events are awarded to 10 places.
To get involved with 4-H shooting sports, contact your county 4-H staff.
4-H youth in grades 3-13 who have completed the required member certification hours under the guidance of a certified instructor and eight hours of wildlife education may participate. Counties that send participants must have certified instructors in 4-H Shooting Sports & Wildlife methodology and safety or work with a county that has certified instructors.
- Cloverbuds may not participate in the invitational.
- Youth who have completed third grade may participate in BB gun.
- Youth who have completed fourth grade may participate in other designated events.