December 2014

While a hard focus on the target is paramount to good shotgunning, at least a bit of that focus must permit the shotgunner to be aware of his muzzle's relationship to the target. Whatever ratio you see when swinging a smoothbore is, of course, an individual thing. But rest assured that without at least a modicum of muzzle awareness in your sight picture, you will be lost.

Kansas State Championship
Rarely has any title been so dominated by an individual as has “Kansas State Champion” been by the 2014 All American, PSCA member, Derrick Mein.

Minnesota State Championship
More than 200 competitors took to the courses in late August to test their shotgunning prowess against tough targets during the Minnesota State Championship held at Caribou Gun Club near Le Sueur.

North Central Regional Championship
Bill McGuire became the 2014 North Central Regional sporting clays champion in mid August at Illinois’ Northbrook Sports Club.

Trust Your MA
Without at least some muzzle awareness to define the bird/barrel relationship at trigger time, no shotgunner can hit with consistency.

Great Gifts For Gunners
Instead of waiting until the last minute to do your holiday shopping, start making that list and checking it twice—with these great gift ideas.

Getting It Right
Here's to grouse hunting the way one could only have dreamed of before retiring.

Painting The Hunter's Heart
So much more than the consummate artist, John James Audubon was also the most varied, accomplished, and passionate wingshooter this country would ever know.

Top-Flight Choke Tube Picks
Premier offerings from aftermarket choke tube makers will let you customize your scatter-gun’s patterns to match virtually every conceivable target presentation.

The Perfect Shooting Formula
Complement gun skills with the right strategy and the right shooting method for the perfect shooting formula.

Nebraska State Championship
Fair weather prevailed for the Nebraska State Championship in early August, providing a welcome break from the rain and mud that have been common themes running through state shoots in the Midwest this summer.

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NSSA-NSCA Join NSSF to Promote Safe Firearm Storage
Own It? Respect It. Secure It. The National Skeet Shooting Association and National Sporting Clays Association announce our involvement in the Own It? Respect It. Secure It. (ORS) Initiative℠ to help raise the public’s consciousness on the issue of firearm safety and responsibility through the core message: “Store Your Firearms Responsibly.” “Through the ORS Initiative, […]

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2014 Nationals Results
You can find all the results from the National Sporting Clays Championship at the National Shooting Complex on You can also find Nationals winners and more in our event coverage: National Championship Video Lieske, Edmunds Win National Titles Go to Nationals Results

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