Shooting Sports

National 4-H Shooting Sports Program

4-H Shooting Sports

Vista Outdoor brands Federal, RCBS and Champion Range and Targets support youth shooting sports and education programs through the National 4-H Shooting Sports Program.

Support included an RCBS donation of $9,600; Champion’s partnership with Tom Knapp Scholarship awards; and Federal’s long history sponsoring 4-H conservation and shooting sports programs.

The Champion Youth Accessories Program offers discounted pricing to qualifying organizations.

Federal Recognized for Economic Contributions

The Anoka (MN) County Board of Commissioners thanked Federal for their support of state and local initiatives, including Federal’s role in the Hunting Works for Minnesota Project More.

Working to Update Turkey Hunting Shotgun & Ammo Regulations

Federal Premium is working with a number of U.S. states to legalize the use of smaller shot sizes and shotguns to give turkey hunters of all ages, statures and physical abilities more options. More


National 4H Shooting Sports Program

Vista Outdoor brand RCBS showed its support for youth shooting sports education programs by presenting a check for $9,600 to the National 4-H Shooting Sports Program at SHOT Show 2018. The program has a proven track record of helping to develop young people into responsible adults through the discipline of precision shooting.



Youth Shotshell Program Brings the World Outside

Consistent with its mission of “Bringing the World Outside,” Vista Outdoor brands Federal Premium, Estate and CCI continue to support organizations that promote the safe use and proper handling of firearms to the next generation. More

Outdoor Mentors
Vista Outdoor brand Federal Premium is the official ammunition provider of Pass It On Outdoor Mentors, organization that connects traditional mentoring groups like Big Brothers Big Sisters with sportsmen and sportswomen, organizing events and long-term mentoring matches that focus on hunting, fishing and outdoor recreation.

Federal Presents IHEA Volunteer Instructor of the Year Award

For more than 10 years, Vista Outdoor brand Federal Premium has sponsored the International Hunter Education Association-USA (IHEA-USA), including their Volunteer Instructor of the Year Award. More


Making Connections on a Pheasant Hunt

A group of women with varied hunting experience got together for a Federal-sponsored pheasant hunt. The event created connections of many kinds for the hunters. More



Top Honors at CSF Industry Shootout

Vista Outdoor employees took home the top Industry Team and Top Trap and Skeet awards at the Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation (CSF) event. The annual competition brings together members of Congress and the sportsmen’s conservation community. More


Boy Scouts of America

Federal Premium, Savage, CCI and Gold Tip Arrows are proud to be the Official Shooting Sports and Archery Partners of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA). They are also Official Partners of the Barrels and Bows ranges at the BSA flagship facility at the Summit Bechtel Center in West Virginia, home of the Jamboree. The Boy Scouts teach hundreds of thousands of Scouts through structured and safe shooting sports programs each year, so it is critical to supply the Boy Scouts with the highest quality ammunition, firearms and arrows for their shooting sports programs.


Federal Premium donations to Kids & Clays Foundation have provided a total of 4,550 overnight stays at Ronald McDonald House for families with critically ill children. More

A Breath of Fresh Prairie Air and Hunter Orange

Vista Outdoor supports The Outdoor Adventure Foundation‘s Youth Pheasant Hunt, an annual event for youth diagnosed with cancer and other life-threatening illnesses.  More


Primos Hunting Receives 2017 Hunting Heritage Award

Primos Hunting received the Quality Deer Management Association’s (QDMA) 2017 Hunting Heritage Award for its potential to make lasting impacts for current and future generations of hunters. More


New Hunter Mentor Program

Vista Outdoor brand Federal Premium recently became the official ammunition sponsor of the Ruffed Grouse Society (RGS) New Hunter Mentor Program. It functions as an outreach initiative focused on educating and influencing new hunters of all ages, including youth, women, and veterans. More