USA Shooting Announces 2021 Rifle/Pistol Junior Olympic State Host Applications are Live

Interested host sites can start the process of hosting Rifle/Pistol State Junior Olympics (JOs) for the year 2021.  

The official host packet/application was sent via email October 16, 2020 to all sites that expressed interested in the previous year

The official host packet and application can also be found on our website (under events, National Junior Olympic) here:

Junior athletes that want the chance to compete in National Junior Olympics in 2021 (dates still TBD) will be required to compete in a State JO sanctioned by USA Shooting. USAS will collect results from State JO Matches and send out invites for National Junior Olympics in Winter/early Spring 2021. 


Below is a tentative schedule for State JOs 

  • October 16, 2020: Packet/Application sent to all interested State JO Host Sites 
  • November 6, 2020: Host sites must complete and turn-in application 
  • November 13, 2020: USAS to announce State JO Host Sites 
  • November 20, 2020 through Mid-March 2021: States can host JO matches  

*schedule subject to change 


Members and interested athletes should reach out to selected host sites directly for State JO match information.  

USAS plans to run a full National Junior Olympic Championship in 2021, full information on dates and information to come.