Virginia Shooting Sports Association
The Virginia Shooting Sports Association (VSSA) is the official state association of the National Rifle Association and has been protecting the rights of Virginia gun owners for over 75 years. In addition to being the NRA state affiliate, VSSA is also closely affiliated with the Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP), the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), and the Virginia Gun Collectors Association. It is the only Virginia gun rights organization that protects the rights of Virginia’s gun owners legislatively, and promotes the shooting sports to the next generation of gun owners.
As the official state organization for the NRA, VSSA is responsible for conducting state level shooting championships and selecting the “best of the best” to represent Virginia in the individual and team competition at Camp Perry, Ohio. VSSA Also sponsors the nations longest running charity clay target event, and the longest running charity event benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
The goals of VSSA are to:
- unite shooters, hunters, sportsmen, collectors and all other law abiding firearms enthusiasts to promote the safe and responsible use of firearms;
- promote the development of the shooting sports and the facilities necessary to the shooting sports; and,
- provide a united voice to all levels of government to defend the shooting sports, and firearms ownership.
*VSSA members receive a $25 discount on USDLaw retainer agreements