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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When Do My Rewards Points Expire?
At the start of the year, several members noticed that a large number of their Shooting For Rewards points disappeared from their profiles. This was caused by a database error that was resolved back in January; however, the question did arise from those members — what is the life span of the points? Shooting For […]

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Plan to Shoot New Wayne Mayes Event
During this year’s World Skeet Championships, NSSA will offer an all-new event between the Mini World and main event to honor the legendary Wayne Mayes. The Wayne Mayes Championship, scheduled for Monday, October 3, will be a 100-target World Championship event with four rounds of 25 targets each shot in 12, 20, and 28 gauge […]

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