Gun Safety  

Areas of Focus

Click on the buttons below to download a copy of our forms, for any further information please email:  Juniors@RSSCAZ.com

Each season we enjoy providing opportunities for young adults to learn, compete and have fun through our Smallbore and Air Rifle Junior Shooting Division.

Olympic Style Competition

 Smallbore & Precision Air Rifle

    Mesa, Arizona

RSSC Junior Smallbore Division is open to both new and experienced shooters. Children learn gun and range safety with classes and live firing shooting courses with a Smallbore bolt action rifle in the 4-position course of fire. The NRA qualification program is designed to develop skills between the ages 10 through 20 in the the prone, kneeling, sitting and standing positions; first introduced at outdoors at 50 feet. 



Recognition Awards

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Juniors@RSSCAZ.com

Visit: ​​Rio Salado Sportsman's Club

 Phoenix, Mesa, Scottsdale, Chandler, San Tan Valley, Queen Creek, Fountain Hills, Gilbert, Tempe, Glendale, Cave Creek, Tuscon, AZ, Arizona

Responsibility & Dedication 

Rio Salado Junior Division 

​Rio Salado's Junior Division Smallbore Program

Welcome New Shooters ! 


 The Junior Smallbore Division is open to both new and experienced shooters ages 10 through 20 in Arizona. Creating environments for youths to compete in Rifle Shooting that is indicative of learning and maintaining gun safety and skills of competitive 4- Position precision shooting. 


Bolt action rifles are provided or bring your own. Most safety equipment and targets are provided. NRA Trained Coaches provide opportunities to strive towards individual shooting goals.

Thursday Practice 


  • ​Training & Qualification shooting 5:30 PM to 8:30PM

  • Do not arrive earlier than  5:00

  • September through May

  • .22LR Ammo for program use is $4.00 per box (50 Rounds)


Note: Safety is our paramount concern. Eye protection must always be worn while outdoors after entering the main gate.



Here are the dates for this season that the big matches will affect us...

2019 October
Extreme Bench Rest
Tues 6th - OE OK for Air Rifle
Thursday 8th - No SB or OE


2019 November
Desert Classic
Tues 10th - OE OK for Air Rifle
Thursday 12th - No Smallbore, but OE is open for Air Rifle



2020 March
Superstition Mountain 3 Gun
Tues 17th - OE OK for Air Rifle
Thursday 19th - Smallbore OK, but just 1/2 the range​.



​​*Shooters must abide by all commands issued by range personnel. Failure to abide by these range rules may result in the shooter being asked to leave.