Premium Moments

Action Hero

World champion Josh Froelich lives for competition. The brand ambassador’s insights will help you climb the leaderboard as well.

AN EXTRA PUSH

When a mechanical breakdown of his powerchair kept this die-hard hunter from the wild places he loved, a team of Federal engineers took action to get him back into the field.

DOG DAYS

Sloan Williams is living proof that those with the right combination of perseverance and work ethic can make their dreams come true. Proprietor of S&S Outdoors in Cleveland, North Carolina, she has transformed a lifelong passion for the outdoors, hunting and dogs into a thriving full-time training and boarding business that shows no signs of slowing down.

PRESSURE-COOKER ROOSTERS

Pursuing pheasants in the weeks and months following opening day presents challenges hunters seldom face at the season’s start, including extreme weather and extremely wary roosters. Hunting harder can boost your success, but veteran pheasant fans like High Plains guide Paul Steffen prefer a plan that also includes hunting smarter.

SHARING EVERY SHOT

In today’s world, where hunters and shooters get cutting-edge content straight from the source, Federal ambassador Courtney Smith has made a profession out of her passion for the outdoors.

PATH TO SUCCESS

Every deer hunter worth their blaze orange knows to factor in wind direction, food sources and other variables to isolate the perfect spot to ambush their buck. Then they blow it by not putting any thought into how they get to and from that stand. Mike Stroff explains how to fix this imbalance and fill more tags.

ACTION HERO

Josh Froelich is a walking testament to the passion shared by those who compete in action shooting sports. The world champion and Federal ambassador lives for the thrill of competition—and a closer look into his career, mindset and training regimen can help you raise the bar in your shooting pursuits as well.

THE STATE OF DEER

Hunters have reason for both concern and optimism this season, according to the National Deer Alliance. Populations and success rates are holding their own or improving, but hunter numbers are falling and disease threats are on the rise.

FROM SALON TO SHOOTER

She’s a force to be reckoned with in action pistol and long-range rifle competitions. But there’s more to Krystal Dunn than bullets and bullseyes. The story of how she got here, what trips her trigger, and how she encourages others to embrace their personal passions offers inspiration for us all.