Boy Scout Archives: Rifle Shooting Merit Badge

Rifle Shooting Merit BadgeUnless a rifle is handled incorrectly or recklessly, it is not dangerous. A rifle, like any other precision instrument, is manufactured to perform a specific task and can do so at no risk to the user or others. By earning this badge, Scouts can develop their shooting skills while learning safe practices

Requirements for Rifle Shooting Merit Badge


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