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NRA Women is designed for female gun enthusiasts. It's a resource for news, education, events and more. And we're telling more stories of empowered women like you. Come explore, connect, celebrate and unite with the women of NRA.

Kathy Solomon

Senior Computer Application Developer

United States

Who or what got you into shooting?
My dad who bought me a shotgun when I was 12.

Do you shoot handguns, shotguns, rifles or all of the above?

Tell us about the first gun you owned or your favorite gun.
It was an Ithaca side by side 20 gauge.

I own a gun because:
I can.