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    • This year's National Sporting Clays Championship will be the event's 30th anniversary, and NSCA has just unveiled its 30th anniversary logo for the occasion. The logo, created by NSSA-NSCA graphic designer, Raul Gonzalez, will be featured in National Championship materials and commemorative merchandise this year. See the National Championship logo and register for Nationals: http://nsca.nssa-nsca.org/national-championship/
      This year's National Sporting Clays Championship will be the event's 30th anniversary, and NSCA has just unveiled its 30th anniversary logo for the occasion. The logo, created by NSSA-NSCA graphic designer, Raul Gonzalez, will be featured in National Championship materials and commemorative merchandise this year. See the National Championship logo and register for Nationals: ... See more
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    • Ask the Instructor: Gun Fit
      NSCA Chief Instructor Don Currie offers tips on finding the proper gun fit:
      "There seems to be disagreement about drop at comb. There is a YouTube video that suggests a shooter should be flat on the rib with both beads lined up when the shooter is mounted to the shotgun. I’m confused." Read Don Currie's advice on gun fit. http://nssa-nsca.org/blog/2018/03/13/ask-the-instructor-gun-fit/
      Ask the Instructor: Gun Fit
      NSCA Chief Instructor Don Currie offers tips on finding the proper gun fit:
      "There seems to be disagreement about drop at comb. There is a YouTube video that suggests a shooter should be flat on the rib with both beads lined up when the shooter is mounted to the shotgun. I’m confused." Read Don Currie's advice on gun fit. ... See more
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    • 12-Gauge All-American Teams Named
      Members who excel at shooting in 12-gauge events are honored with naming to the 2018 NSCA 12-Gauge All-American Teams, based on their accumulation of points during the 2017 shoot year. Kevin DeMichiel leads the points race to be named Captain of the Open team, while Desirae Edmunds is Captain of yet another Ladies team. Other 12 Gauge All-American Team captains include Zachary Davin (Sub-Junior), Braxton Oliver (Junior), Pete Hendrick (Veteran), Gary Walstrom (Super Veteran), and Jim Thomas (Senior Super Veteran). See the full list of 2018 12-Gauge All-Americans: http://nsca.nssa-nsca.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/7/2018/03/12ga-all-american-team.pdf
      12-Gauge All-American Teams Named
      Members who excel at shooting in 12-gauge events are honored with naming to the 2018 NSCA 12-Gauge All-American Teams, based on their accumulation of points during the 2017 shoot year. Kevin DeMichiel leads the points race to be named Captain of the Open team, while Desirae Edmunds is Captain of yet another Ladies team. Other 12 Gauge All-American Team captains include Zachary Davin (Sub-Junior), Braxton Oliver (Junior), Pete Hendrick (Veteran), Gary ... See more
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    • Blaser 12-Ga. FITASC All-American Teams Named
      NSCA's most successful FITASC shooters in 2017 have been named to the 2018 Blaser 12-Gauge FITASC All-American Teams. Leading the list is 2017 World FITASC Champion, David Radulovich, Captain of the Open team. Desirae Edmunds has earned the Captain spot on the Ladies team. Other FITASC team captains are Haylyn Hanks (Sub-Junior), Tom Seay (Junior), Dr. Nadim Nasir, Jr. (Veteran), David Cole (Super Veteran), and Bob Lepor (Senior Super Veteran). See the full list of 2018 Blaser 12-Gauge FITASC All-Americans: http://nsca.nssa-nsca.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/7/2018/03/2018-Blaser-FITASC-12ga.pdf
      Blaser 12-Ga. FITASC All-American Teams Named
      NSCA's most successful FITASC shooters in 2017 have been named to the 2018 Blaser 12-Gauge FITASC All-American Teams. Leading the list is 2017 World FITASC Champion, David Radulovich, Captain of the Open team. Desirae Edmunds has earned the Captain spot on the Ladies team. Other FITASC team captains are Haylyn Hanks (Sub-Junior), Tom Seay (Junior), Dr. Nadim Nasir, Jr. (Veteran), David Cole (Super Veteran), and Bob Lepor (Senior Super Veteran). ... See more
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    • Congratulations to Krieghoff All-American Teams
      The 2018 Krieghoff All-American Teams have been named, with 2017 National Champion, Derrick Mein, earning top honors as Captain of the Open team. Desirae Edmunds carried the Ladies race to earn the Captain position. Other team captains include Zachary Davin (Sub-Junior), Braxton Oliver (Junior), Pete Hendrick (Veteran), Gary Walstrom (Super Veteran), and Carl Zapffe (Senior Super Veteran). Teams are determined on the basis of points earned during events in 2017. See the full list of 2018 Krieghoff All-Americans: http://nsca.nssa-nsca.org/…/20018-Krieghoff-All-American.pdf
      Congratulations to Krieghoff All-American Teams
      The 2018 Krieghoff All-American Teams have been named, with 2017 National Champion, Derrick Mein, earning top honors as Captain of the Open team. Desirae Edmunds carried the Ladies race to earn the Captain position. Other team captains include Zachary Davin (Sub-Junior), Braxton Oliver (Junior), Pete Hendrick (Veteran), Gary Walstrom (Super Veteran), and Carl Zapffe (Senior Super Veteran). Teams are determined on the basis of points earned ... See more
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    • Here is this week's reader question, answered by NSCA Chief Instructor Don Currie:
      "I’ve been shooting for two years now and progressing well. When I practice, things go well, but in a registered shoot, I just cannot bring it all together for a good score. The boredom gets to me waiting to shoot. Any advice on the mental game of registered shooting?" Read Don Currie's advice on steps to implement into your routine: http://nssa-nsca.org/blog/2018/02/28/ask-the-instructor-mental-process/
      Here is this week's reader question, answered by NSCA Chief Instructor Don Currie:
      "I’ve been shooting for two years now and progressing well. When I practice, things go well, but in a registered shoot, I just cannot bring it all together for a good score. The boredom gets to me waiting to shoot. Any advice on the mental game of registered shooting?" Read Don Currie's advice on steps to implement into your routine: See more
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    • Ask the Instructor: Heavy Loads
      NSCA Chief Instructor Don Currie offers advice this week on shotshell load selection. Note: This post ran last week, but a typo caused the response to include incorrect information. We apologize for our error.
      "I’ve noticed that some sporting clays shooters use expensive ammunition with heavier loads like 1 1/8 and 1¼ ounces. Is there a real advantage?" Read Don Currie's advice: http://nssa-nsca.org/blog/2018/02/14/ask-the-instructor-heavy-loads/
      Ask the Instructor: Heavy Loads
      NSCA Chief Instructor Don Currie offers advice this week on shotshell load selection. Note: This post ran last week, but a typo caused the response to include incorrect information. We apologize for our error.
      "I’ve noticed that some sporting clays shooters use expensive ammunition with heavier loads like 1 1/8 and 1¼ ounces. Is there a real advantage?" Read Don Currie's advice: See more
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    • Nationals Scores Update: By the end of the day we will crown our 2017 Nationals Champions! At the time of the posting, Derrick Mein is leading the Main Event with a 287. Annabelle Ayres is still holding the top ladies spot with a 266. Zachary Keinbaum is leading FITASC with a 99, and Desirae Edmunds is holding it down for the ladies with an 89. Braxton Oliver is leading K-Kup with a 99, and Annabelle Ayres is carrying the top ladies spot with a 93. Stay tuned for more updates! http://www.winscoreonline.com/view_results_cb.php?tournament_id=2813
      Nationals Scores Update: By the end of the day we will crown our 2017 Nationals Champions! At the time of the posting, Derrick Mein is leading the Main Event with a 287. Annabelle Ayres is still holding the top ladies spot with a 266. Zachary Keinbaum is leading FITASC with a 99, and Desirae Edmunds is holding it down for the ladies with an 89. Braxton Oliver is leading K-Kup with a 99, and Annabelle Ayres is carrying the top ladies spot with a 93. Stay tuned for more updates! See more
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    • Top Gun Shoot-out #nsca2017
      Desirae J Edmunds, Katie Fox, Janet Tausch McDougall, Diane Sorantino, Alexandra Wampler, Wendell Cherry, Bobby Fowler, Cory Kruse, Anthony Matarese Jr., Bill McGuire, Derrick Mein, Gebben Miles, Robbie Purser, David Radulovich, Todd Simmons, Mike Wilgus
    • National Delegates have been elected and have agreed to serve for the 2018-2019 term. The number of Delegates from each state or geographic region is determined by the number of members there. Some positions were not filled because insufficient candidates chose to run or declined the position, and some positions were filled by write-in votes. See the delegates here: http://nsca.nssa-nsca.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/7/2017/10/2017-Elected-Delegates.pdf
      National Delegates have been elected and have agreed to serve for the 2018-2019 term. The number of Delegates from each state or geographic region is determined by the number of members there. Some positions were not filled because insufficient candidates chose to run or declined the position, and some positions were filled by write-in votes. See the delegates here: ... See more
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    • ONLY A FEW TICKETS REMAIN! The annual Krieghoff K-80 raffle is underway, and tickets are selling fast! Krieghoff has upgraded its raffle gun this year, donating a K-80 San Remo shotgun valued at $28,495. The winner will have a choice of Pro Sporter or Standard Sporter models with 30″ or 32″ barrels.

      The drawing will be held in October during the 2017 National Sporting Clays Championship at the National Shooting Complex. You do not have to be present to win.*
      Tickets are $100 each, and only 600 will be sold. To buy your tickets, contact Lori Hartmann (NSCA), 210-688-3371 ext. 116. http://nssa-nsca.org/blog/2017/06/05/get-your-krieghoff-k-80-raffle-tickets/
      ONLY A FEW TICKETS REMAIN! The annual Krieghoff K-80 raffle is underway, and tickets are selling fast! Krieghoff has upgraded its raffle gun this year, donating a K-80 San Remo shotgun valued at $28,495. The winner will have a choice of Pro Sporter or Standard Sporter models with 30″ or 32″ barrels.

      The drawing will be held in October during the 2017 National Sporting Clays Championship at the National Shooting Complex. You do not have to be present to win.*
      Tickets are $100 ... See more
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    • Ask the Instructor: Chokes for Beginners
      One of the more perplexing aspects of shotgunning is the use of chokes. One beginner asks for insight and clarification into proper choke usage:
      "I am a beginner at sporting clays and love the sport. I’m hooked — but I am so incredibly confused about chokes! What should I use and when?" Read NSCA Chief Instructor Don Currie's advice:http://nssa-nsca.org/blog/2017/09/07/ask-the-instructor-chokes-for-beginners/
      Ask the Instructor: Chokes for Beginners
      One of the more perplexing aspects of shotgunning is the use of chokes. One beginner asks for insight and clarification into proper choke usage:
      "I am a beginner at sporting clays and love the sport. I’m hooked — but I am so incredibly confused about chokes! What should I use and when?" Read NSCA Chief Instructor Don Currie's advice: ... See more
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    • Apply to Serve on NSCA Advisory Council!

      There are still spots in the NSCA Advisory Council that need to be filled! The application period closes this Friday, September 22, for those who wish to serve the National Sporting Clays Association in the position of Advisory Council Member for the 2018-2019 term. Learn more here: http://mailchi.mp/60b6f80a1702/apply-to-serve-on-nsca-advisory-council-142609?e=8e1bb844c8
      Apply to Serve on NSCA Advisory Council!

      There are still spots in the NSCA Advisory Council that need to be filled! The application period closes this Friday, September 22, for those who wish to serve the National Sporting Clays Association in the position of Advisory Council Member for the 2018-2019 term. Learn more here: ... See more
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