SUFFIELD, Conn. -(Ammoland.com)- Savage Arms is now one of the official shooting sports partners of the Boy Scouts of America. The rifle partnership supports 1,620 Scout Camps that offer shooting sports across the country.
The brand is also the exclusive firearm sponsors at the Summit Bechtel Family National Scout Reserve, home of the Boy Scouts National Jamboree and high adventure courses.
“Savage is proud to be the Official Shooting Sports Partner of the Boy Scouts of America,” said Beth Shimanski, Senior Marketing Manager for Savage Arms. “We know that when youth learn proper firearms safety at a young age, it can grow into a lifelong passion. We are thrilled to be supporting the future of our shooting and hunting sports with this great organization.”
The Summit Bechtel Reserve is the permanent home of the 2017 Boy Scouts National Jamboree, which runs July 19 to 28 this year. The event attracts 40,000 Scouts and instructors from across the country. The 10,600-acre property is also home to Barrels Shooting Range, presented by Savage Arms, which has 233 individual Shooting Stations across the facility.
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