Shooting Sports Updates

The Tennessee 4-H Shooting Sports Program is a volunteer-led program that teaches life skills and STEM principles through shooting sports. Youth learn safety and shooting techniques in the disciplines of air pistol, archery, hunting, muzzle-loader, rifle and shotgun.

Henderson County 4-H Shooting Sports Program currently offers Shotgun and Archery.

Click the links below that you may be interested in to find out more information about a particular discipline.

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TRAP Team [Shotgun]
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Dates for Trap Shooting Competitions

  • 4-H Shotgun Competition at Nashville Gun Club TBD
  • June TBD: TNSCTP Regional Competition at Savannah Gun Club (Coaches will have directions) UN: TNSCTP Regional Competition at Savannah Gun Club (Coaches will have directions) 
  • State TNSCTP Competition at Nashville Gun Club TBD

For more information about the 4-H Shooting Sports Program, go to this link

Volunteer Information

Shooting Sports Instructors are at an all-time HIGH. We are in NEED of several coaches with interest and knowledge to teach kids about the programs.

In order to be a Certified 4-H Shooting Sports Instructor, one must fill out a Volunteer Application, go through a background check and attend a 4-H Training.

Volunteer Instructor Openings

  • Air Rifle Instructor
  • BB Instructor
  • Shotgun Instructor

** If possible, we try to have a coach in Lexington AND Scotts Hill areas. **

Volunteer Forms

Section 1 – Volunteer Application Form

Section 2 – Volunteer Statement of Principals

Section 3 – Program Area Information Forms

Sections 4 – UT Programs for Minors Safety Policy and Standards Policy

Section 5 – Volunteer Background Consent Form

Standard of Conduct for Covered Adults and Minors

Tennessee Law on Mandatory Reporting of Child and Child Abuse

** Sections 1,3,5 and Law on Mandatory Reporting are the forms to be returned to the Extension Office PRIOR to attending the trainings and practices.

**Volunteers will be background checked as well as screened on the National Sex Offenders Registry AND TN Abuse Registry.