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November 25, 2013

November 2013 Range Report Available Online


Earlier this month, the November 2013 edition of The Range Report, NSSF’s E-magazine for shooting facilities, was posted at its website, www.rangereport.org. You’ll find features and departments that can help you make your range even better. Take a look:

Making Shooting Accessible for Disabled Customer By Carolee Anita Boyles If someone in a wheelchair or a returning serviceman who has lost a limb wants to shoot on your range, can you accommodate them? Accessibility is mostly a matter of planning, resulting in good business.
Crowdfunding and Shooting Ranges: Odd Couple or Perfect Match?
Courtesy of Action Target Small businesses, including start-up shooting ranges, are finding a new way to solicit funding when local investors and banks don’t provide the money.
SHOT Show Industry Days at the Range
By C. Douglas Nielsen A shooting day for buyers joins the SHOT Show Media Day at the Range during SHOT Show week. What goes on at these events and how does the hosting range get involved and benefit?

SIGHTING IN – NSSF news for the shooting range community –

Successful NSSF Compliance Workshop Held in New Orleans, Next One in San Diego Dec. 8-10 Members of the shooting range industry walked away from NSSF’s fourth Lead Management and OSHA Compliance Workshop, held Oct. 13-15 in New Orleans, with knowledge that will allow themselves to strengthen their compliance efforts. Sign up for the last such workshop of the year, to be held in San Diego Dec. 8-10. Read more about this program.
NSSF First Shots Big City Tour Rolls Into Atlanta Area Participation in target shooting is at an all-time high, and newcomers were able to see what all of the excitement was about by attending a First Shots seminar at one of 11 Atlanta-area target-shooting facilities that participated in the Nov. 1-3 First Shots Big City Tour event.
NSSF Updates Modern Sporting Rifle Consumer Report NSSF’s initial Modern Sporting Rifle Report, created in 2010, provided the first professional survey data on ownership of these popular semiautomatic rifles. The newly released update of the report reveals important current data.

Q & A – Your questions answered –

The Greatest Reward of Attending the SHOT Show? Three shooting facility owners identify the valued benefits of going to the SHOT Show.

UNDERCOVER SHOOTER

Varying Options in Albuquerque If locals, tourists on vacation or business people on a trip to New Mexico’s largest city wish to shoot, they have choices both indoor and outdoor.

HOME ON THE RANGE – Views from NSSF staffers and guest contributors –

Convenient ‘Range Finder’ By Bill Dunn NSSF’s Where To Shoot app is a hit with iPhone and Android users, and if your range isn’t listed in North America’s most comprehensive directory of shooting ranges, it’s time to get onboard, for free.