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Check out our December, 2009 Edition!

Grand 2009 wrap-up
This issue's installment begins at the beginning, with Wednesday, Aug. 5.

Squadders' rights   
Dave Kaiser discusses the correct way to squad for short-yardage shooters and for shootoffs.

Kingen GC
Betty Ann Foxworthy takes a look back at 50 years of trapshooting at the Kingen, GC, McCordsville, Ind.








Check out our November, 2009 Edition!

Monday to Friday, plus overtime
Shooters worked hard for their titles. Coverage for the remainder of the Grand Week events begins with the Winchester AA Singles Class Championship

Hall of Fame Banquet    
Family and friends gathered for a fun and emotional evening as 2009's three honorees were enshrined

The rest of the story
The trapshooters' drive to honor Tobe Cohron culminated in a graveside dedication ceremony Sept. 26







Check out our October, 2009 Edition!

The Grand that was
Records, feats and triumphs

2010 Hall of Fame Inductees      

Around the ATA
A whole lot of shooting going on! News from all around the U.S. and Canada, courtesy of your ATA Delegates







Check out our September, 2009 Edition!

Detective story
Frank Hoppe delves into the mysteries of target variation.

Young guns salute      
Katelynne Baker, Garret Walters and Cole Mitchell are presented ATA Youth Recognition Awards.

Mirror image
Bob Palmer tells what else you can take home from shoots besides winnings.










Check out our August, 2009 Edition!

Primary colors  
A simple reading test illustrates how thinking can short-circuit seeing.

Lemonade in progress       
After an unplanned change, success is often a process.

2009 Grand schedule     

Silver and gold  
Two shooters at the extremes of ATA experience got into the record books at their state shoots.








Check out our July, 2009 Edition!

2009 Grand schedule

Take your time
Optimum shooting speed is variable, says Frank Hoppe.

Phil talks to Nora

Passion for play
Is passion a prerequisite for a studentís success?









Check out our June, 2009 Edition!

From the President
The ATA Executive Committee has added All-American Points pin awards to the five ATA Zone shoots for 2009.

The Dark Knight
Some enterprising clubs were figuring out how to throw night targets back in the early years of the sport, writes HofF Museum Director Kenny Ray Estes.

Goal tending
The 2009 All-Americans weigh in on setting goals.

A taste of blog
The trapshooting/golf connection and Rufus King, youngest GAH champion.









Check out our May, 2009 Edition!

ATA AIM online zone shoot

ATA AIM youth program

Organizational Primer
In House Rules, former ATA President Dave Kaiser gives a guided tour of the ATA's basic structure and how it is governed.

Reenergized for ATA
The New Hampshire ATA championship tournament returns to the host state's Pelham F&GC, a multi-disciplined club reinvigorating its registered trap program and featured in this month's Gun Club Corner.








  Check out our April, 2009 Edition!

T&F Rookies of the Year
Bill Burkett, Bob Snedecker are TRAP & FIELD co-Rookies of the Year for 2008

Hall of Fame Inductees
This August Dick Baldwin, Jimmy Heller and B. E. Morrissey will be enshrined in the trapshooting Hall of Fame for their accomplishments in the sport.

The record books
All-american, title sweep trivia

ATA AIM Youth Program






  Check out our March, 2009 Edition!

The record books
More Grand Slam news, squad records

ATA Youth News
Read all about the latest developments with the ATA's youth program, AIM.

T&F Rookies of the Year
This month: women's and age-group Rookies of the Year, Janessa Beaman and Ethan Adams








  Check out our February, 2009 Edition!

Standouts, 2008
ATA All-American team, TRAP & FIELD All-Around Average Award winners

Squadding, stance
Dave Kaiser covers "moving on the line" and proper positioning in House Rules.

Physical healing, mentally
Bob Palmer advocates visualization as a tool for healing your injuries








Check out our January, 2009 Edition!

Standouts, 2008
ATA All American Team, ATA Quarter Million Club

Francine Sonne, 24-time Quebec women's champion.

In remembrance of...
Tobias H. Cohron, first African American entrant in the 19th century's Grand American Handicaps at live birds.

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