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Learning from a Champion

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BILLINGS - Out on the Blue Creek Sports Shooting Complex & Preserve, seeing a world cup gold medalist isn't a rarity.

Mike Taylor believes our youth are the future. He takes time to teach youngsters all about the sport he has a gold medal in.

The owners of Blue Creek Sports Shooting Complex & Preserve say they're always happy to have him come out and teach.

The owners also say there are plans to build an Olympic Training Center on part of the 274 acre shooting complex.

They plan on investing more than $500,000; if all goes well, the Center will be built within one to three years.

The Scholastic Clay Target Program also had a hand in bringing Mike Taylor out. His mission, along with theirs, is to teach youngsters gun safety and about different shooting sports.
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