Armed women plan first shoot on Central Whidbey

The newly formed Well Armed Woman Whidbey Island Chapter has scheduled its first shoot from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, May 12 at the Central Whidbey Sportsmen’s Association, 973 Safari Lane, Coupeville.

Spearheaded by Pam White, Linda Pickering Proctor and Tracy Blanchard, female gun enthusiasts will hold monthly events open to women at least 21 years old. The Well Armed Woman partnered with Central Whidbey Sportsmen’s Association and Holmes Harbor Rod and Gun Club to be the host ranges for these monthly events, accordant to a news release.

Participants will be required to pay any applicable range fees and costs of ammunition. Annual dues are $50. Women interested in learning more can contact Pam White at or visit

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