COLO SPRGS, CO (March 22, 2024) –USA Shooting, the national governing body for Olympic and Paralympic shooting sports in the United States, is proud to announce a new partnership with Ace Virtual Shooting, a leading innovator in virtual reality (VR) shooting technology. This collaboration marks a significant step forward in utilizing cutting-edge technology to enhance training, athlete development, and fan engagement within the sport of shooting.

Ace, founded by military veterans and competitive shooters, has developed a comprehensive VR ecosystem that integrates both hardware and software to create an immersive shooting experience. With the ACE handset providing the trigger, dimensions, weight, and feel of a real handgun, and the VR app immersing players in a world filled with dozens of shooting challenges, ACE aims to make the experience of shooting accessible to everyone, regardless of their level of ability or access to physical ranges.

“Our partnership with Ace Virtual Shooting marks a significant milestone in our journey to innovate and expand the sport of shooting,” Kelly Reisdorf, USA Shooting Interim CEO said. “This partnership not only supports the development of our athletes but also opens up new avenues for engaging with fans and inspiring future generations of shooters.”

Conor Donahue, CEO of ACE Virtual Shooting, echoed this sentiment: “Ace is proud to partner with USA Shooting and support the development of future US Olympians. We share USA Shooting’s commitment to sport shooting and the values of excellence, dedication, and service it represents. We are excited to let people experience the thrill of Olympic Shooting and other challenges with Ace.”

The partnership between USA Shooting and Ace is designed to serve a wide range of individuals interested in the sport of shooting, including beginners, competitors, gamers, military members, and first responders. By removing barriers such as training, access, cost, and time, ACE Virtual Shooting enables users to build skills, compete, and engage with the shooting community in a virtual environment.

This strategic collaboration is seen as a pivotal moment for the sport, leveraging virtual technology to unlock new possibilities for training, competition, and enjoyment. As USA Shooting prepares for future Olympic Games and international competitions, the integration of ACE Virtual Shooting ‘s technology will play a crucial role in empowering athletes and connecting with a broader audience.

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About Ace Virtual Shooting 

Ace is dedicated to combining virtual reality technology with eye-tracking knowledge to optimize the shooting experience for users of all levels. Founded by military veterans and competitive shooters, ACE Virtual Shooting ‘s mission is to use virtual technology to make the sport of shooting accessible to everyone, fostering a community of enthusiasts and competitors.


About USA Shooting

USA Shooting, a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation was chartered by the United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee as the National Governing Body for the Olympic & Paralympic Shooting Sports in April 1995. The organization develops and implements programs to promote growth in the sport and serves as a sanctioning body for local and national competitions. Headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colorado, at the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Training Center, USA Shooting has a full-time staff dedicated to our sport.