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Who is Ladyguns?

Ladyguns is a community for women by women with a focus on empowering and connecting a network of like-minded ladies in shooting sports and outdoor activities across Canada.

We provide a variety of activities for every outdoorswoman. Whether you are interested in trying something new, getting out for recreation, hunting, competing, or you want to share your love for your sport, Ladyguns is the community for you!

No pressure. No cliques. Just fun.

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No pressure. No cliques. Just fun.

We are always rolling out new activities and programs to help you achieve your goals while giving you the opportunity to meet new friends who share and support your love of shooting sports. We offer a safe, supportive environment where we come together to enjoy activities across all disciplines, backgrounds and abilities.

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SHE SHOOTS PODCAST – Episode 27: Amber Berukoff – Fun Shoot Fundamentals

Join the ladies of the CUSF Women’s program, Project Mapleseed and LadyGuns for this episode of “She Shoots.”

This month, we welcome Amber Berukoff, owner of Cantac Firearms, Cantac Machining LTD and candy store in Castlegar, Match Director for the West Kootenay Marksmen, President of the Castlegar Pistol Club, and the Founder/Managing Director of the West Kootenay Ladies Shooting Group.

Amber or “Lola” to her friends is a busy business owner and mom to 2 beautiful children. She is a  licensed gunsmith as well as a certified range officer.

In her spare time, she enjoys running matches, events and classes that entice women, kids and those who need help stepping into the firearms community the opportunity to do so.

In her community, she is a director of multiple non profits related to wildlife conservation and community management, including the West Kootenay Marksmen, Castlegar Pistol Club, and West Kootenay Ladies Shooting Group. Amber loves seeing the look of excitement that new shooters get when introduced to the sport and it is her goal to be that stepping stone for whoever needs it.

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SHE SHOOTS PODCAST – Episode 26: Teri Bryant – Chief Firearms Officer

Join the ladies of the CUSF Women’s program, Project Mapleseed and LadyGuns for this episode of “She Shoots.”

This month, we welcome Teri Bryant, Alberta’s Chief Firearms Officer.

Teri was a member of the Alberta Firearms Advisory Committee. She served as the secretary of the Alberta Arms and Cartridge Collectors Association for the past 16 years and is the president of the Military Collectors Club of Canada. Teri was an associate professor with the Haskayne School of Business at the University of Calgary on national and international business.

As Chief Firearms Officer (CFO), Teri demonstrates that public safety and a flourishing firearms community are mutually complementary goals. She will ensure that we preserve for future generations a firearms heritage that reflects Alberta’s values of safety, responsibility and respect for individual rights.

A major part of CFO Teri’s role is to help bond Alberta’s law-abiding firearms community together. She has a strong presence in Alberta, connecting with stakeholders across the province to explain how the office advocates for law-abiding firearms owners and focus on safety.

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