2016-17 Junior Marksmanship Program

Sponsored by the Bismarck-Mandan Rifle and Pistol Association (BMRPA).

Sign-up for the 2016-2017 BMRPA’s Junior Marksmanship Program will be December 8, 2016, at the Johnson Family Marksmanship Center located at 4667 Skyway in south Bismarck (about 1.8 miles south of the airport) at 6:30 p.m.

Goals of the program are to learn firearms safety and marksmanship.

Juniors are also introduced to the shooting sports. Many of the juniors in this program have gone on to compete at state and national competitions including the National Junior Olympic Shooting Championships held each year at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

The program is for young adults 12 -20 years old.

The program will run through Thursday, March 16, 2017.

Our Junior Club Championship will be Saturday, March 18, 2017.

All the equipment for the program is provided, including rifles, spotting scopes, shooting jackets, gloves, slings, shooting mats, eye and ear protection.

This is the 24th year of the program.

Instruction for the program is provided by NRA Certified Instructors and Coaches.

Cost of the program is $40.

If you have any questions please call Tom or Tina Thompson at (701) 255-4601 or Mary Kay or Dave Tokach at (701) 663-8626. You can also email Tom Thompson by email.

Work on the Main Firing Line

Please be advised, club members will be planting grass on the newly cosntructed impact berms today (October 15). We will be working in the action shgooting area as well as the main firing area. We hope to have the project completed by noon.

Tom Thompson