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West Regional Report - July



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.

Western Region Director—Brad Kruger
bkruger@nrahq.org

MN—Scott Lembke
slembke@nrahq.org

ND, SD—Clay Pederson

cpederson@nrahq.org

Northern AK—Josh Toennessen
jtoennessen@nrahq.org

Southern AK—Greg Stephens
gstephens@nrahq.org

ID—Steve Vreeland
svreeland@nrahq.org

MT—Joe Crismore
jcrismore@nrahq.org

OR, HI—Mike Carey
mcarey@nrahq.org

WA—Keifer Lewis
klewis@nrahq.org

WY—Dave Manzer
dmanzer@nrahq.org


LAW ENFORCEMENT

Police Competitions
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.

JULY 12—HANFORD, WA
(Approved)

JULY 19—ARLINGTON, WA

(Approved)

Contact Tiffany King (703) 267-1621 or tking@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.

JULY 17—AUBURN, WA
(Seminar)
Billie Hayford (253) 861-8072

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.

JULY 19—SOLDOTNA, AK
Instructional Shooting Clinic (Pistol, Shotgun)
Elaina Spraker (907) 262-9592

JULY 26—IDAHO FALLS, ID
Instructional Shooting Clinic (Shotgun)
James Rohrbaugh (208) 589-0687

JULY 27—MILTON-FREEWATER, OR

Instructional Shooting Clinic (Pistol, Rifle, Shotgun, Muzzleloader)
Stacy Alexander (509) 301-0260


AREA SHOOTS

PISTOL
BILLINGS, MT – JULY 12-13

HIGH POWER RIFLE
GRAND FORKS, ND – JULY 12-13
PORT TOWNSEND, WA – JULY 13

SILHOUETTE

MISSOULA, MT – JULY 5
CUSTER, WA – JULY 12
CHUGIAK, AK – JULY 26

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


PLACES TO SHOOT

Area Range Facilities
Randomly selected listings of shooting ranges open to the public will appear here periodically. To include your range, affiliate with NRA through the Business Alliance Affiliation program, or for more information, please call (800) NRA-CLUB (672-2582) or logon to www.nrahq.org/clubs. For detailed information on the facilities listed below, call the accompanying numbers. For information on other shooting facilities, go to www.nra.org/nralocal.aspx and search the Clubs and Associations Directory and the Places to Shoot listings.

Center Mass Firearms
Henderson, NV (702) 558-7890

Kings County Sportsman’s Club
Hanford, CA (559) 275-7046

Pheasant Ridge, Inc.
Tygh Valley, OR (541) 544-2188

Red Mountain Trap & Skeet
Scottsdale, AZ (480) 990-9994


STATE ASSOCIATIONS

NRA-affiliated state associations promote and support the purposes, objectives, policies and programs of the NRA. For more information, contact your state association listed below, or log onto www.nrahq.org/clubs/index.asp.

Alaska Outdoor Council, Inc.
Rod Arno, Executive Director
(907) 264-6645 aoc@alaskaoutdoorcouncil.org

Arizona State Rifle & Pistol Ass’n
Noble Hathaway, President
(623) 687-4251; www.asrpa.com

California Rifle & Pistol Ass’n, Inc.
John Fields, Executive Director
(714) 992-2772; jcfields@crpa.org

Hawaii Rifle Ass’n
Bill Richter, Secretary
(808) 261-2754 www.hawaiirifleassociation.org

Idaho State Rifle & Pistol Ass’n
Neill Goodfellow, President
njg308@fmtc.com

Montana Rifle & Pistol Ass’n
Zona Mowrer, Secretary/Membership
(406) 782-3450; secretary@mtrpa.org

Nevada Firearms Coalition
Don Turner, President
(602) 799-6466; donturnerllc@cox.net

Oregon State Shooting Ass’n
Tim Pitzer, President
(541) 928-2460; president@ossa.org

Utah State Rifle & Pistol Ass’n
Elwood Powell, President
(801) 499-9763; 1dpowell@sisna.com

Washington State Rifle & Pistol Ass’n, Inc.
Alan Carey, Secretary
(206) 427-8257; secretary@wsrpa.org

Wyoming State Shooting Ass’n, Inc.
Roger Sebesta, Secretary
(307) 335-9323; www.wyossa.com


GUN SHOWS

JULY 5-6  MISSOULA, MT
Hilton Garden Inn, Up In Arms Guns Shows (208) 547-4405

JULY 11-13  BOZEMAN, MT
Gallatin County Fairgrounds, Weapons Collector Society of Montana (406) 277-4485

JULY 12  VANCOUVER, WA
Clark County Square Dance Center, Arms Collectors of Southwest Washington (360) 263-7511

JULY 12-13  BOISE, ID
Expo Idaho, Lewis Clark Trader (208) 746-5555

JULY 12-13  HASTINGS, MN

Hastings Armory, Crocodile Productions (763) 754-7140

JULY 12-13  ASTORIA, OR
Clatsop County Expo Center, Collectors West (800) 659-3440

JULY 12-13  CENTRALIA, WA

Southwest Washington Fairgrounds, Wes Knodel Gun Shows (503) 363-9564

JULY 12-13  FERNDALE, WA

Silver Reef Casino Event Center, Falcon Gun Shows (360) 202-7336

JULY 12-13  MONROE, WA

Evergreen State Fairgrounds, Washington Arms Collectors (425) 255-8410

JULY 19-20  SPOKANE, WA

Spokane County Fair & Expo, Lewis Clark Trader (208) 746-5555

JULY 20  PORTLAND, OR

Jackson Armory, Oregon Arms Collectors (503) 254-5986

JULY 25-27  KALISPELL, MT

Kalispell Fairgrounds, Up In Arms Guns Shows (208) 547-4405

JULY 25-27  WISDOM, MT

Community Hall, Weapons Collector Society of Montana (406) 277-4485

JULY 25-27  PORTLAND, OR

Expo Center, Collectors West (800) 659-3440

JULY 26-27  BROOKLYN PARK, MN
Brooklyn Park Armory, Crocodile Productions (763) 754-7140

*NRA Affiliate. All others are NRA Recruiters. For details, call (703) 267-3772.

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.