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stlucian 06-13-2007 08:39 PM

Professional Shooting
 
Is there a professional circuit for shooting?

Like basketball has the NBA, football the NFL. Is there a sanctioning body for competition shooting?

rj45 06-27-2007 09:11 PM

The USPSA has many professional shooters traveling state to state shooting matches and getting paid by their sponsers.

ARShooter 09-06-2007 12:00 PM

Guys like Tom Knapp make a pretty good living doing shooting shows. I get the feeling it would be easier to get into any other professional sport than to become a professional shooter.

There are several governing bodies for shooting sports but like rj45 said the only way to be paid to do it is with sponsorship from companies.


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