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Southwest Regional Report - August



SPECIAL EVENTS

Friends of NRA
Whether you’re a hunter, competitive shooter or just a proud gun owner, Friends of NRA has something for everyone. The format is simple—food, fun, family and fundraising! At every Friends of NRA banquet you’ll have the opportunity to participate in games, raffles, live and silent auctions, and more. You’ll also find many unique items including limited edition firearms, wildlife art, jewelry and outdoor gear. To learn more about events in your area, visit www.friendsofnra.org, contact your local field representative or call (800) 672-3888, ext. 1342.

Southwest Region Director—Jason Quick
jquick@nrahq.org

AZ—Winston Pendleton
wpendleton@nrahq.org

Mid CA—Bob Anderson
randerson@nrahq.org

Central CA—Paul Rodarmel
prodarmel@nrahq.org

Eastern CA, Western NV—Steve Wilson
swilson@nrahq.org

Northern CA—Dan Wilhelm

dwilhelm@nrahq.org

Southern CA, Southern NV—Mike Davis
mdavis@nrahq.org

UT, Eastern NV—John Kendall

jkendall@nrahq.org


TRAINING

Crime Prevention
NRA’s Refuse To Be A Victim program provides men and women with common-sense crime prevention and personal safety strategies. The most up-to-date schedule is available on the Internet at NRAInstructors.org. Please contact the instructor listed for more information.

AUG. 16—LOGAN, UT
(Seminar)
Donna Timpke (435) 755-0663

AUG. 9—RAMONA, CA
(Seminar)
Peter Schultz (760) 789-0987

AUG. 24—ORANGE, CA

(Seminar)
T.J. Johnston (714) 744-4485

AUG. 24—ORANGE, CA
(Instructor Development Workshop)
T.J. Johnston (714) 744-4485

Women’s Events
NRA Women on Target offers safe, fun-filled instructional shooting clinics. For more information please contact the clinic director listed or go to the NRA ISC website www.nrahq.org/women/isc/clinics.asp.

AUG. 9—OGDEN, UT

Instructional Shooting Clinic (Pistol)
Patty Bennett (801) 781-7432

AUG. 10—AZUSA, CA
Instructional Shooting Clinic (Rifle)
Raymond Chiu (626) 712-9565

AUG. 16—RICHMOND, CA
Instructional Shooting Clinic (Pistol, Rifle)
Mary Trudell (415) 383-3283

AUG. 16—CONCORD, CA
Instructional Shooting Clinic (Pistol)
John Bruhl trivalleymc@sbcglobal.net

AUG. 26—SAN RAFAEL, CA
Instructional Shooting Clinic (Pistol)
Mary Trudell (415) 383-3283


LAW ENFORCEMENT

Training

Public and private officers interested in becoming firearm instructors should attend one of NRA’s Law Enforcement Firearms Instructor Development Schools, designed to enhance the instructors’ firearm knowledge and handling skills, as well as prepare them to develop effective training programs, instruct in a professional manner, and conduct practical training exercises.  Restricted to law enforcement officers only.

AUG. 4-8—SAN DIEGO, CA
(Handgun, Shotgun)

Contact Mary Shine (703) 267-1628 or mshine@nrahq.org

Police Competition
NRA Police Pistol Combat competition is intended to be used as an extension of an officer’s training. See PPC Rulebook (Rule 2.4) for eligibility requirements.

AUG. 20-23—SAN DIEGO, CA
(Regional)

AUG. 22-23—SAN DIEGO, CA

(Registered)


AREA SHOOTS

PISTOL
SLOUGHHOUSE, CA – AUG. 3
ESCONDIDO, CA – AUG. 10

HIGH POWER RIFLE
BOULDER CITY, NV – AUG. 10
TUCSON, AZ – AUG. 23
OJAI, CA – AUG. 31
CAMP PENDLETON, CA – AUG. 31

SILHOUETTE
MESA, AZ – AUG. 3
NORCO, CA – AUG. 3
MESA, AZ – AUG. 3
PHOENIX, AZ – AUG. 10
CUPERTINO, CA – AUG. 13
TUCSON, AZ – AUG. 17
BURNEY, CA – AUG. 23
TUCSON, AZ – AUG. 23
BURNEY, CA – AUG. 23

For more information, call Tonia Forte at (703) 267-1466.


GUN SHOWS

AUG. 2-3  PAYSON, AZ
Tonto-Apache Recreation Gymnasium, Firing Pin Enterprizes (928) 485-0437

AUG. 2-3  ONTARIO, CA
Ontario Convention Center, Crossroads of the West (801) 544-9125

AUG. 9-10  GLENDALE, AZ
University of Phoenix Stadium, Crossroads of the West (801) 544-9125

AUG. 9-10  STOCKTON, CA

San Joaquin County Fairgrounds, Code of the West Productions (530) 676-8762

AUG. 16-17  PRESCOTT VALLEY, AZ

Tim’s Toyota Center, Arizona Peacemakers (520) 747-5709

AUG. 16-17  COSTA MESA, CA
Orange County Fair and Event Center, Crossroads of the West (801) 544-9125

AUG. 23-24  ANTIOCH, CA
Contra Costa County Fairgrounds, Code of the West Productions (530) 676-8762

AUG. 23-24  BAKERSFIELD, CA
Kern County Fair Grounds, Central Coast Gun Shows (805) 481-6726

AUG. 23-24  LAS VEGAS, NV

Cashman Field Center, Crossroads of the West (801) 544-9125

AUG. 23-24  SALT LAKE CITY, UT
South Towne Expo Center, Rocky Mountain Gun Show (801) 589-0975

AUG. 30-31  YUMA, AZ
Yuma Civic Center, Yuma Territorial Gun Shows (928) 920-0837

AUG. 30-31  TUCSON, AZ
Grant Inn, Arizona Peacemakers (520) 747-5709

AUG. 30-31  CARSON CITY, NV
Mills Park, American Dream Gun Shows (775) 835-9677

AUG. 30-31  LAS VEGAS, NV
Sports Center, OKC Gun Show, Inc. (405) 842-3277

Dates and locations subject to change—contact the show before traveling. Discounted NRA membership sold through NRA recruiters. *Some shows may offer free admission for new membership and renewals. To become an NRA Recruiter call (703) 267-3784.

Bringing the Association home to Main Street America, the "NRA Regional Report" delivers timely information on local shooting competitions, training seminars, shooting ranges, Friends of NRA dinners and events of interest to members where they live, in five geographic regions of the country.