November 2015

Ask any serious clays shooter—or bird hunter, for that matter—about shotgun choke preferences for their targets of choice, and you'll typically get some detailed replies delivered with real conviction. Extend the conversation a bit further by asking how their specific load and choke combo patterns at a given yardage, and it usually becomes evident that their firm opinions are often based on perceived notions rather than actual pattern testing.

2015 Choke Roundup
Whether hunting birds or busting clays, choke tubes are invaluable tools in our effort to connect with more targets.

2015 World FITASC Championship
Great Britain's shotgunning superstar George Digweed claimed yet another international world crown at Minnesota's Caribou Gun Club.

Ohio State Championship
The Sunday Super Squad is an Ohio Sporting Clays Association tradition, a noontime start for the first round’s top resident scorers.

Missouri State Championship
Almost 150 shooters competed in this year’s Missouri State Championship held July 23-26 at Ozark Shooters Sports Complex just north of Branson.

Pennsylvania State Championship
All-American R. Wayne Davis rode a blistering Saturday score of 98, then bulldogged 87 birds out of Sunday’s testier target set to claim his fifth Pennsylvania State Championship held July 17-19 at Stonycreek Shooting Center near Berlin, Pennsylvania.

Tennessee State Championship
The Nashville Gun Club once again hosted the Tennessee State Championship July 10-12 in the heart of middle Tennessee.

Kansas State Championship
More than 200 competitors gathered at Flint Oak in Fall River for this year’s Kansas State Championship held July 9-12.

Same Song, Different Key
Why we love the gray ghosts of early fall—and how to up your odds in the dove field from the get-go.

2015 Reloading Roundup
Saving money is not the only reason those of us who reload like to refill our hulls.

2015 NSCA US Open Championship
Mike Wilgus earned his second Open crown this June at Illinois' Northbrook Sports Club.

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Submit Nominations for Ray Boller Award
Nominations are now open for the 2016 Ray Boller Memorial Award, presented annually to an individual who has been a major contributor to skeet shooting and the NSSA in ways other than for their shooting skills. The Ray Boller Award recipient is selected based on sustained contributions to the promotion of skeet at the local, […]

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Shoot the Rudolph Open 4×50 on Dec. 6
What would December be without a holiday skeet shoot or the most iconic of Christmas characters, Rudolph? Come shoot with us on December 6 at the Rudolph Open 4×50 — 51 years to the day after Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer made its first TV appearance! The National Shooting Complex will host the Rudolph Open, a […]

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