Inspire 2017

  • CZ-USA
  • Smith & Wesson
  • Academy Sports + Outdoors
  • Federal Premium
  • Gun Tote’n Mamas

Education * Recreation * Competition * Community

Join us in the beautiful Texas Hill Country on April 20 – April 23, 2017, for the 5th Annual A Girl and A Gun Women’s Shooting League’s National Training Conference! AG & AG has members around the country and this is your chance to gather with these exceptional women. Attend training sessions with top instructors, get motivated by speakers, and meet innovative vendors and sponsors. Come and join us for a weekend full of women shooters looking to do three simple things: LIVE, LOVE, SHOOT! Here are just some of the many topics covered:

  • Competitive Shooting Sports
  • Concealed Carry & Personal Defense
  • Personal Safety Strategies
  • Beginner to Advanced Courses
  • Second Amendment Rights
  • Live Fire Instruction
  • Indoor Simulated Training
  • Hands On “How To” Clinics
  • Product Demonstrations
  • Vendor Trade Show

What You Can Expect

Participants will attend six to nine training sessions depending on the schedule of classes selected. Sessions include live-fire instruction at the range in pistol, rifle, & shotgun. Simulated training sessions cover everything from the very basics of firearms safety and marksmanship as well as sessions to teach you how to effectively use gear and equipment for personal defense and/or shooting sports. PLUS, participants hear from speakers on relevant topics for women on education, recreation and competition in today’s shooting world. Jr. Shooters age 13 and up are welcome to participate. They must be registered in sessions with age-appropriate content and skill levels, and must be accompanied by a guardian at all times.

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Join us in the beautiful Texas Hill Country for our annual A Girl & A Gun National Training Conference.

2017 Conference

National Conference

April 20 – April 23, 2017
Burnet, TX
Registration: $350 (If you are registering your Youth Member (age 10-17) to attend with you, email HQ for discount code.)

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Cancellations and Refunds

Life happens and sometimes last-minute situations arise that can prevent an attendee from going to conference. Unfortunately we will be unable to provide refunds as time goes on and our vendors and service providers have been paid. Therefore, refunds will be given on the following scale:
6/1/16 – 10/31/16: 80%
11/1/16 – 12/31/16: 50%
1/1/17 – 2/28/17: 25%
3/1/17: $0

After 2/28/2017, there will be no refunds for conference registration fees or conference-related items if you discover that you are unable to attend. Registrations may be transferred to another current AG & AG member, and we will be happy to help you find someone who may want to pay you for your spot.

Agenda

The Agenda for our 5th Annual Training Conference includes a Welcome Dinner, Social Hours and 3 days of classes, lectures, product demonstrations and shopping! As the event comes closer, we will provide more information.

Basic Agenda

Tuesday, April 18
Chapter Facilitator Training Sessions (Part 1)

Wednesday, April 19
Bonus Training Sessions (optional)
NRA RSO Certification Course (optional)
Chapter Facilitator Training Sessions (Part 2)
Chapter Facilitators’ Social Hour and Dinner

Thursday, April 20
Registration Check-In/Gear Check
Range Demos
Retail Village
Welcome Bang-quet/Safety Brief

Friday, April 21
9-12am Training Sessions
12-1:30 Lunch
2-5pm Training Sessions
5-7pm BYOB Social Hour and Pasta Bar (optional)

Saturday, April 22
9-12am Training Sessions
12-1:30 Lunch
2-5pm Training Sessions

Sunday, April 23
9-12am Training Sessions
12-1:30 Lunch
2-5pm Training Sessions
5:00 Farewell See you next year!

Monday, April 24
NRA Pistol Instructor Certification Course (Part 1) (optional)

Tuesday, April 25
NRA Pistol Instructor Certification Course (Part 2) (optional)

Travel Days

When planning for your travel days to the conference, feel free to add a day or two to enjoy the Texas Hill Country and to participate in some awesome bonus sessions, such as shooting from a helicopter! Sessions conclude on Sunday at 5pm, so make sure to book your flights as late in the day as possible so you don’t miss out on a single moment.

Speakers & Instructors

Alexandra Nikolov, 27 Close Calls
Allison Launius, IDPA
Amy Dillon
Annette Aysen, Team Smith & Wesson
Annette Evans, Race Street Range
April Strong, Holding Strong
Brian Quick
Caleb Causey, Lone Star Medics
Caroline Couch, CZ-USA
Darryl Bolke & Wayne Dobbs, Hardwired Tactical
Dave Miller, CZ-USA
Dorcia Meador
EJ Owens, Legally Concealed
Heather Eckert, E4Defense
Jennifer Seymour
John Johnston, Ballistic Radio
John Kochan
Jordan Blake, Valkyrie Training
Jordan Smothermon
Josh Crosby, Virtual Tactical Academy
Karl Rehn & Tracy Thronburg, KR Training
Kathy Jackson & Don Stahlnecker, Cornered Cat
Kelley Moore, See Your Possibilities
Larry St. Clair, Martial Way
Matthew Kinney
Melissa Gilliland
Michele Byington, U.S. Law Shield
Michelle Cerino, Cerino Training Group
Mike Pendley, HEX Tactical
Nathan Masters, SimpleShot Shooting Sports
Rick Staples, CZ-USA
Rob Campbell & Amanda Suffecool, Eye on the Target Radio
Ryan Hey
Sal Armendariz & Robert Sunley, Texas Office of the Attorney General
Tatiana Whitlock
Tennille Chedester, 3Gun Nation
Tina Martin-Nims
Tom Alibrando, IWI US
Vic & Julie Fredlund, Diversified Defense

Location

The 5th Annual AG & AG Training Conference is outside the quaint city of Burnet, TX: Reveille Peak Ranch is the premier facility for our training sessions. Participants will have access to pistol/carbine bays, long-range high-power rifle, tactics room, repelling tower, and more! We will also have classrooms and covered areas for lecture and demonstration training sessions. All around you will enjoy breath-taking views of the Texas Hill Country.

Accommodations

Conference attendees should stay at one of these Burnet County resorts >> .

Sponsors

Thank you to the following supporters for providing funds and/or donations to make this event possible:

Presenting Sponsor

Smith & Wesson

Diamond Plus Sponsor

CZ-USA

Leadership Development Sponsors

Academy

Platinum Sponsors

Federal Premium AmmoGun Toten Mamas

Bang-quet Sponsors

GLOCKTrijicon

Target Sponsors

Action TargetsRed Stitch Targets

Gold Sponsors

XS SightsSlip 2000Gun GoddessBrownellsKickEezVoodoo TacticalCabelasSafariland

Silver Sponsors

US Law ShieldComptac

Bronze Sponsors

Timney TriggersQuarter Circle 10SwabIts

Contributors

Texas Carpet BaggersModern Woodmen

Prize Sponsors

Balmshot

Demos and Retail Village

  • IDPA
  • Ready & Armed
  • U.S. Gun Totes
  • Glock
  • Silver State Apparel
  • EAR Custom Hearing Protection

2016 Sponsors

2016 sponsors

2015 Sponsors

2015 sponsors


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