TNSSA Benefactor Life Member
TNSSA Board Member, Current Events
My role as a board member of the TNSSA is to continuously
monitor state and national matters affecting the shooting
sports specifically, and firearms ownership generally, and
regularly update the organization regarding such matters. To
achieve that objective, I have established
a Current Events page (click here)
with links for such updates.
Competitive Shooting Programs
Click here for the competitive shooting programs
discussed at the National Rifle Association.
For those traveling in the state of Tennessee or to other states
in the Union, be sure to know the gun laws applicable to the
jurisdictions to, or through, which you may be traveling.
Handgun Law is a useful resource and can be accessed by clicking
the map below.
Important Note: This does NOT constitute legal advice. It is
YOUR RESPONSIBILITY to know the law of the states and
localities to which you will be traveling. For assistance,
you should contact a lawyer.
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Tennessee Shooting Sports Association
The TNSSA is an educational non-profit organization
affiliated with the National Rifle Association (NRA) and
Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP). The TNSSA governing
documents are the bylaws. A Board of Directors, elected by
the general membership, governs the organization. The Board
of Directors elects the President, Vice President,
Secretary, Treasurer and Membership Officer from members of
the Board of Directors. A member of the Board of Directors
acts as the Director for each of the NRA shooting
disciplines. This member approves club applications to host
the State Championship in each discipline.
As the Tennessee affiliate of the
NRA and CMP, TNSSA works to further the goals and mission of
both organizations through education and active participation in
the shooting sports, junior training and gun ownership. The
TNSSA serves as the sanctioning body for the Tennessee State
Championship in each NRA competitive shooting discipline
preserving the legitimacy and honor associated with such
tournaments. The TNSSA provides awards for sanctioned State
The NRA competitive shooting
disciplines sanctioned are:
Black Powder and Muzzleloader
TNSSA provides financial support
for junior and adult teams at the National Matches and other
major tournaments. TNSSA supports junior shooting programs
through a network of affiliated clubs throughout Tennessee.