Women Teaching Women
Arizona Women’s Shooting Associates (AWSA) is proudly the home of the
Arizona State Rifle & Pistol Association (ASRPA) Women’s Division,
and associated with the National Rifle Association (NRA).
AWSA Quick Tip

"Have you ever gotten angry because someone beat you to a parking space? Believe me, there are people who will fight over this, and what does it get you?

Is it worth the risk of someone crazy enough to pull a gun on you? NO!! So what, let it go, I bet there is a better space meant for you any way.

When driving, make sure your car is in good condition. No one wants to break down in a bad neighborhood. Always leave 1-2 car lengths in front of you when you stop.

That way you may have room to maneuver and get out. Keep your windows up and car locked. If somebody bumps you from behind at low speed, think twice before you stop and get out; this could be a carjacking?"

God Bless, Carol Ruh - President
Shooting Schedule

Pistol & Rifle Practice Sessions
Location: Ben Avery Shooting Facility
(I-17 and Carefree Highway)

Map available at this link

Ladies of Arizona come join us!
We welcome beginners, and women that shoot already and want to join other women.

For Night Practices: In the gate by 6:30 start 7pm - 9pm
Please continue to check the website and Facebook for updates, on Practice Sessions, and schedule changes.


Pistol Practice Fees:  $15 members / $20 non-members
Rifle Practice Fees:  $8 members / $12 non-members
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Classes

AWSA Classes
For Women Who Are Serious About Shooting


Women training women in a stress free environment, developing a strong basic foundation.

AWSA offers a variety of classes including:
- Marksmanship
-Self-defense training
- New shooters learn to be Comfortable with firearms
- Developing Confidence and a mindset to become a Competent and successful shooter.


Current Class Offerings -
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Events

Check Our Schedule of Events
Develop Your Skills and Learn
From Each Other


Arizona Women's Shooting Associates was formed by women to support and encourage other women, to become involved in the shooting sports.

You'll catch the "bug", have a great time, enjoy the comradery and the great outdoors.

We invite you to bring your family and friends.


Schedule of Events
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AWSA Staff

Our staff is comprised of NRA Certified Instructors in several disciplines and everyone is dedicated to helping you develop your shooting skills whether it is for personal defense, competition or recreation.

Articles

Quench your thirst for knowledge by looking through the articles, educational information including firearm safety rules, how to choose a gun,grip, trigger control, and other general information posted on this page.

FAQs

AWSA has compiled answers to many of the top questions posed to our instructors over the years at events and via email.
We welcome your feedback. If you cannot find the answer to your question please contact us.

Associations

Arizona Women’s Shooting Associates (AWSA) is proudly the home of the Arizona State Rifle & Pistol Association (ASRPA) Women’s Division, and associated with the National Rifle Association (NRA).
All of our instructors are NRA Certified.
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