Montana 4-H Shooting Sports events provide 4-H Shooting Sports members with opportunities to participate in fun and educational competitive matches in archery, air rifle, air pistol, and small bore rifle.  The State Shoot is open to all 4-H members enrolled in these disciplines, and is also the qualifying event for teens (14+) hoping to compete at the National 4-H Tournament in air rifle, air pistol, or small bore.  Archery and other disciplines have separate qualifying matches.

Montana 4-H Shooting Sports Qualifying Events

The following events serve as the qualifier to participate in the National 4-H Shooting Sports Invitational in June.

Age Requirements - Participants must have passed their 14th birthday by January 1 of the current year and may not have passed their 19th birthday before January 1 of the current year in which the 4-H Shooting Sports National Championships are held.

2021 Montana 4-H Shooting Sports Virtual Invitational (STATE EVENT)

For complete details and registration, please visit https://fairentry.com/Fair/SignIn/14973.  Please be sure to note the deadlines for registration. 

The deadline for registration of FairEntry is Friday, February 19, 2021.  We will need to have all payments processed by March 1st.  If that is not done, targets will not be scored and archery scores will not be accepted.

Event Date: March 1-26th, 2021

Fair Entry Registration Help Sheet

 

Archery, Muzzle Loader, Smallbore, and Hunting

Shotgun Qualifying Event

Archery Pre-Qualifier 

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Muzzle-Loader Qualifier 

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For more information and details on qualifying events, contact Scott Francis at: scott.francis@montana.edu

 

2020-2021 County Shooting Sports Events

Cascade County 4-H Archery Shooting Sports Postal Tournament

Registrations Due: Extended to March 15, 2021

Targets will need to be shot and scored by April 6, 2021

Please note that this is not an in-person tournament- see registration from for more information on POSTAL Tournament procedures.

Click here for Registration Instructions

Registration: Please register the name and age of each shooter on the attached registration form by March 1, 2021. Email your counties participants registration list to cascadecoshootingsports@gmail.com.
Payment for all participants must be turned in no later than the receipt of final scores. If payment for a participant is not received by the time the final scores are received, that participant’s score will not be accepted. Please send registration form & payment to:
Cascade County 4-H Shooting Sports
3300 3rd Street NE #9
Great Falls, MT 59404

Entry Fees: The cost is $10.00 per shooter, per division. Each shooter may register for no more than 3 divisions.
Send Enteries to:
Pondera Co. Extension Office
20 SW 4th Ave, Conrad, MT 59425.

If you have a question that needs an immediate answer, please call or text the tournament coordinator, Jeremy at (406) 868-4776 or Stacy at (406)-781-8618. For all other questions, please email allyssa.zoern@montana.edu.

Custer County 4-H Shooting Sports Postal Invitational

Event Date: February 1 - February 26, 2021

Targets must be mailed and postmarked by February 26, 2021

Complete Registration Form

Registration: See above registration form. Shooters may enter as many events as desired. Mail completed registration and payment to address listed.

Entry Fees: $10 per shooter per event. Checks payable to Custer County 4H Shooting Sports.

Send Entries to:

Jessica Blankenship
206 N. Earling
Miles City, MT 59301

Please contact Jessica Blankenship at 406-853-5985 to request Orion targets.

Madison Valley 4-H Archery Shooting Sports Postal Tournament

Registrations Due: March 8, 2021

Targets will need to be shot and scored by March 26, 2021

Registration Form & Score Sheet

Registration: See above registration form.  Mail completed registration and payment to address listed.

Entry Fees: The cost is $10.00 per shooter, per division. Each shooter may register for no more than 3 divisions. Please make checks payable to MVSS (Madison Valley Shooting Sports)

Send Entries to:

Icon Archery

PO Box 127 

Ennis, MT 59729

iconarchery@gmail.com

If you have a question that needs an immediate answer, please call or text the tournament coordinator,
Chris at (406)-209-8840. For all other questions, please email iconarchery@gmail.com.

Madison County 4-H Air Shooting Sports Postal Tournament

Registration Due: March 15, 2021

Entry fees and scores must be postmarked by April 1, 2021.

Registration Form & Score Sheet

Registration: See above registration form.  Mail completed registration and payment to address listed.

Entry Fees: The cost is $10.00 for each entry. Please make checks payable to MVSS (Madison Valley Shooting Sports)

Send Entries to:

MVSS

c/o Leslie Ball

PO Box 1536

Ennis, MT 59729

If there are any questions please call Christy Todd at (406)660-2315 or Leslie Ball at (253)592-0094. We can also be reached by email at mvss4h@gmail.com.

National 4-H Invitational

The National 4-H Invitational Shooting Sports Tournament usually occurs in mid to late June. Participants must qualify at the Montana Shooting Sports Tournament in early March, or at specific events for archery, muzzle loading, shotgun, and hunting.