Competitive shooters tested for gun safety knowledge, marksmanship in Rogers

Posted: July 3, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.

NWA Democrat-Gazette/CHARLIE KAIJO Competitors finish the prone position shooting during the Daisy Championship at the John Q. Hammons Center in Rogers.

Some people view guns as instruments designed to kill, but Chad Livingston, a parent and shooting coach from Tifton, Ga., considers guns as sporting equipment when used properly, he said.

Tuesday schedule

8 a.m.-3 p.m. Pro Shop Open, John Q. Hammons Convention Center

8 a.m.-4 p.m. Athletes’ Lounge, Ambassador A-B North Rotunda Hallway

8 a.m.-noon Matches 3 and 4 – Firing Points 1A-52A. Range, Grand Ballroom 6-

10, John Q. Hammons Center.

1-5 p.m. Matches 3 and 4 – Firing Points 1B-52B. Range, Grand Ballroom 6-10,

John Q. Hammons Center. Champion’s Match – Competitors

will shoot on assigned firing points and will be sharing the range with

team competitors.

7-8 p.m. Awards Ceremony, Grand Ballroom 1-5, John Q. Hammons

Center. Top 10 teams to line up at 6:45 p.m.

9 a.m.-5 p.m. Daisy Museum open

8-10 p.m. Daisy Night at the Rogers Aquatic Center – all teams, coaches and

family members are invited.

Source: Staff report

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