NRA Encourages Members to Mentor Someone in May

nra_2The NRA is encouraging all NRA members to take new shooters out to the range this May. In return for mentoring new shooters, the NRA is holding a Mentor Sweepstakes. Mentor someone new today and enter for a chance to win great prizes!

Throughout the month of May, the National Rifle Association is encouraging all NRA members to take beginning shooters to the range. Along with encouraging budding shooters to enroll with local NRA Certified Instructors for expert training, mentors can provide actual places to shoot that are safe and welcoming, help new shooters understand firearms safety, handling and range protocol, and help them locate nearby ranges.

Mentors can enter the Mentor Sweepstakes for the chance at valuable gift cards from Bass Pro Shops and the NRAstore. Everyone is urged to enter the Mentor Sweepstakes today!

For more information on the Mentor Sweepstakes, including how to view official rules and how to enter go to

The April 2015 issues of American Rifleman, American Hunter, and America’s 1st Freedom contained an attached Guide for New Shooters that provides useful info about range rules, gun safety, shooting tips, gun cleaning and storage. A free digital copy of this valuable resource can be found along with range and NRA training class locators at

NO PURCHASE OR DONATION NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR DONATION WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. The NRA Mentor Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and Washington, D.C., age 21 years or older at time of entry. Sweepstakes begins at 9:00 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on 3/15/15 and ends at 11:59 PM ET on 6/1/15. Early Bird entry deadline date: 4/13/15.

To enter and view complete Official Rules, which govern this Sweepstakes, visit Void where prohibited by law. Sponsor: National Rifle Association of America.

About the National Rifle Association
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