Council to Advance to Hunting and the Shooting Sports Partners to Share R3 Message with Outdoor Media Professionals

(Washington, D.C.) – Headlines on declining and shifting participation rates in hunting, target shooting, and outdoor recreation have been well-documented, and the announcements have not fallen on deaf ears. Now, the narrative has shifted as conservation and outdoor organizations have invested significant resources in recent years to address these declines by focusing on efforts to recruit, retain, and reactivate (R3) hunters …

Hearing Held on Bill to Modernize Pittman-Robertson Act

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 27, 2019 Media Contact: Samantha Pedder samantha@cahss.org (Washington, D.C.) – On March 26, 2019, the Water, Oceans and Wildlife Sub-Committee of the House Committee on Natural Resources, led by chairman Jared Huffman (CA-02), held a hearing that included H.R. 877: Modernizing the Pittman-Robertson Fund for Tomorrow’s Needs Act. In late January 2019, Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) …

Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports Announces New Chairman and Members to Board of Directors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 18, 2019 Media Contact: Samantha Pedder samantha@cahss.org (Washington, D.C.) – Today, the Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports announced the election of a new chairman and six new members to its Board of Directors. Established in 2009, the Council was formed to ensure support for and active participation in hunting and the shooting sports. In …

Progress in Developing New Participants Grows with Many New Initiatives

  For Immediate Release: 1/23/2019 LAS VEGAS—The National Shooting Sports Foundation, along with several other organizations in the outdoor industry, announced at the Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trade Show (SHOT Show) a number of initiatives designed to increase participation in hunting and target shooting both through reactivation of those who have lapsed who have ceased to participate or participate only …

R3 Partners Team Up to Offer Insights on Engaging New Customers in Archery Industry

  Media Contact: Cyrus Baird 703-254-6737 cyrus@cahss.org   For Immediate Release: 12/12/2018 Washington, D.C. – Public participation rates in the archery and bowhunting industries are changing and this shift presents some unique challenges and opportunities for the archery industry in the coming years. Potential customers are interested in these traditional activities – if they are able to experience it in …