Shoot Like A Girl® Introduces Women to Hunting Through New Hunt Like A Girl™ Program
ATHENS, Ala. – July 13, 2021 – Shoot Like A Girl has expanded its business to include the Hunt Like A Girl program which exposes more women to hunting in a fun, safe and encouraging environment. With help from corporate sponsors, Shoot Like A Girl takes their mission to the next level by giving women an opportunity to partake in the hunting experience with guidance from an all-female staff.
“I started Shoot Like A Girl because I wanted every woman to feel the confidence that comes with the shooting sports,” said Karen Butler, Founder and President of Shoot Like A Girl. “Hunt Like A Girl came to life earlier this year and expands on the company’s mission to empower women to participate in shooting sports. We’re excited to introduce more and more women to the amazing world of hunting through this endeavor. Hunting is a natural progression of shooting sports, and this program empowers women with confidence by taking them into the field to experience nature and ultimately put food on the table for themselves and their families.”
To date, the Hunt Like A Girl program has introduced new and inexperienced hunters to the sport through four unique hunting experiences. In April, Hunt Like A Girl through our partnered with Bass Pro Shops and hosted an exclusive Club Experience turkey hunt, bringing women out into the field. Later in May, Beretta USA participated in a guided Kansas turkey hunt, with an all-female team. Most recently, Hunt Like A Girl returned from a Texas turkey hunt where six women, including leaders from TrueTimber, Upper Canyon Outfitters and Shoot Like A Girl. Throughout all hunts, women experienced products from several partners including, TrueTimber, Walker’s, Beretta, Mossberg, Savage Arms, Federal, LaCrosse Footwear, and Primos.
A number of other hunts are planned for the remainder of the year, with more on the horizon for 2022 and beyond. As Hunt Like A Girl grows, more corporate sponsors will have the opportunity to participate in the program and help the company introduce women to hunting.
“We introduce women to the shooting sports at our live, in-person trailer events, but with this hunting component, we’re able to take them outside into the wilderness,” said Christa Forrester, Chief of Staff of Shoot Like A Girl. “Being able to guide these women in their early hunting experiences helps plant the seed for the next generation to get into the field and take on hunting themselves.”
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About Shoot Like A Girl
As a leader in the industry, Shoot Like A Girl is committed to growing the number of women who participate in the shooting sports by empowering them with confidence. The Shoot Like A Girl trailer, utilizing InVeris Training Solutions state-of-the-art military grade firearm simulator, travels to cities all across the United States, hosting an interactive experience that gives attendees an opportunity to shoot pistols, rifles and bows in a fun, safe and comfortable atmosphere. The event is free to each guest thanks to Shoot Like A Girl’s generous corporate partners, including Bass Pro Shops, Cabela’s, Beretta, Bushnell, GLOCK, Ruger, Colt, Magpul, Savage Arms, Springfield Armory, Walther, Umarex USA, FN America, Heckler & Koch, Smith & Wesson, TrueTimber, Walker’s, Birchwood Casey, GPS Bags, TekMat, Dead Down Wind, Mossberg, CrossBreed Holsters, Thermacell, Black Rifle Coffee Company, GTM Original, SABRE, SOG, Women’s Outdoor News, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, Primos, Gold Tip Arrows, Hoppe’s, Federal Ammunition, Mathews, Hoyt, S & S Outdoors, LaCrosse Footwear, Moultrie Mobile and Upper Canyon Outfitters.