Issue 22 – March 2024 - Australian Women’s Shooter

This issue has something for the hunter and the target shooter, and is an empowering read for everyone. Columnist Laetisha Scanlan highlights an issue close to her heart for International Women’s Day by focusing on gender equality in shooting and how this is changing. She is on the path to the Paris 2024 Olympics and discusses just how important it is to showcase competitive shooting so that younger females are encouraged to join our sport. Suzy Balogh OAM sings the praises of the huntress and delves into the science behind why females may have biological advantages in the field over their male counterparts. Editor Rachael Oxborrow reviews Zerofit thermal activewear for staying warm at the SSAA range or in the field. Montse Jaime breaks down knife sharpening and how to approach looking after your knives for hunting and home. Finally, Kath Heiman celebrates her newfound enjoyment of Springfield Armory’s M6 Scout Survival rifle with a tremendous roundup of the firearm.