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Jessica Curtis


New York, NY

Who or what got you into shooting?
My family gave me a taste of shooting, and the passion grew from there!

Favorite place to shoot or hunt?
NRA Whittington Center in Raton, New Mexico - of course! :)

Favorite shooting/hunting apparel?
My dangly earrings, I'm still a girl after all!

How do you feel about pink guns?
I love them! I have a pink .20 gauge - it's adorable!

Do you go to the range to amp up or chill out?
It’s definitely an “amp up” for me. I love the thrill of pulling the trigger!

Best gun tip?
If you've never shot before, give it - a shot!

Guns or shoes?
Definitely guns!

Who or what inspires you?
My family and people who never forget where they came from inspire me.

What’s your favorite app?

Book you’re reading?
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter
by Seth Grahame-Smith  

My theme song is:
“Pontoon” by Little Big Town