Shooting Sports

La Crosse County 4-H Shooting Sports Program

4-H Archery Invitational

The 2020 Invitational is set for April 3rd-4th, 2020 (participants only shoot 1 of the 2 days) at La Crosse Archery (1231 Oak Forest Drive, Onalaska, WI 54650). Participants do not have to be 4-H members, nor do they have to live in La Crosse County. For youth that participated in the annual Archery & Pellet Gun Program in January through March, participation in this separate invitational is free. For all other participants, there is a $7 fee for the first event and an additional $5 fee for each even thereafter. Please contact the Extension La Crosse County office with questions at LaCrosseCounty4H@lacrossecounty.org or 608-785-9593. 

2020 LA CROSSE ARCHERY INVITATIONAL IS CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 PRECAUTIONS

2019 La Crosse County Archery Invitational RESULTS

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Holmen Archery Program

When: Mondays, May 11th & 18th, June 1st, 8th, & 15th and July 6th, 2020
Where: Arrows in the Square (N7681 Casberg Coulee Rd., Holmen, WI 54636)
Cost: $6 per 4-H youth, $10 per community youth

 

All 4-H and community youth are welcome to come participate in this new archery program! If you are unable to participate in the winter Archery & Pellet Gun Program (below), this is a great way to get your 2 sessions done in order to participate in the 2020 La Crosse Interstate Fair Archery Tournament. Or maybe you had so much fun this winter, you want to continue your archery studies this spring! Please contact the Extension La Crosse County office with questions at LaCrosseCounty4H@lacrossecounty.org or 608-785-9593.

***Participants do not have to participate in the winter Archery & Pellet Gun Program (below) in order to participate in the Holmen Archery Program.

 Here is the 2020 Holmen Archery Program Registration Form!


Archery & Pellet Gun Program

When: Saturdays, January 11, 25; February 8, 22; March 7, 21, 2020 at 8:00 a.m., 9:00 a.m., OR 10:00 a.m.
Where: La Crosse Archery, 1231 Oak Forest Dr., Onalaska WI 54650
Who: 4-H and community youth grades 3 & above
Cost: $6-Archery 4-H member; $10-Community Archery member; $10-Pellet Gun 4-H member; $15-Community Pellet Gun member (price variances due to safety insurance costs)

Come take part in the annual Archery & Pellet Gun Program! Youth will start out the Program by learning safety and the basics of shooing followed by practice sessions and concluding with an inter-program tournament on the last day. If you are wanting to participate in the 2020 La Crosse Interstate Fair youth archery tournament, this is a great way to get in your safety session requirements!

This popular program fills up fast, and spots are awarded on a first-come, first-serve basis. No spots will be held without received payment in full. 4-H members must be re-enrolled for the year in 4HOnline at time of registration to be eligible for the 4-H member prices! Because extra insurances are provided, proof of a hunter’s safety certification is not required for this program.

Registration is due by 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, December 26th, 2019. No late registrations will be accepted! However, walk-ins are welcome on the first day of the program for any available spots.

Archery & Pellet Gun Registration Form-Fillable PDF

Archery & Pellet Gun Registration Form-PDF


 4-H Archery Invitational

The 2020 Invitational is set for April 3rd-4th, 2020 (participants only shoot 1 of the 2 days) at La Crosse Archery (1231 Oak Forest Drive, Onalaska, WI 54650). Participants do not have to be 4-H members, nor do they have to live in La Crosse County. For youth that participated in the annual Archery & Pellet Gun Program in January through March, participation in this separate invitational is free. For all other participants, there is a $7 fee for the first event and an additional $5 fee for each even thereafter. Please contact the Extension La Crosse County office with questions at LaCrosseCounty4H@lacrossecounty.org or 608-785-9593. 

2019 La Crosse County Archery Invitational RESULTS


Pistol Shooting Program

La Crosse County 4-H Shooting Sports Committee is offering a pistol shooting program for youth ages 12 and up. This session will be available to La Crosse County 4-H participants and participants in adjacent counties. Participants must have a Hunter’s Safety Certificate included with registration. The program will run as follows:

When: Tuesday, September 17th & Thursday, September 19th, 2019 from 6:00-8:30 p.m.
Where: La Crosse Rifle Club (4844 North Chipmunk Rd, Stoddard, WI 54658)
Cost: $10.00

The program will include safety instruction, insurance, ear protection, use of Committee’s Browning Buck Mark .22 caliber pistols, all ammunition, targets and use of facility. This will be the 8th time the Committee has offered this fun, safe and effective program! A team of committed and certified instructors will be present at all times to insure safe and quality instruction. Registration is filled on a first-come, first-serve basis with a class maximum of 12 (minimum of 4 to hold the program).

Registration is due with fee and a copy of the Hunter’s Safety Certificate by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, September 13th to the Extension La Crosse County office. Please contact instructor Chuck Schleifer at chuckschleifer55@gmail.com with any questions.