Archive for sporting clays

Mossberg Expands Silver Reserve Shotgun Line

Double-barrel shotguns are among the most beautiful and well-balanced firearms in the world. Unfortunately they're also among the most expensive.

January 17, 2013

Winchester AA Tracker Shotshell Shows Flight Path

Ever have one of those days when you miss clay after clay—or dove after dove—and you just can't figure out why? Thanks to Winchester's new AA Tracker shotshells, you'll now know exactly where you missed.

January 17, 2013

How to Smoke a Cigar and Shoot a Shotgun

Some people take sporting clays a little too seriously. Me? I'm just out there to admire other people's guns, relax and generally have a good time. Because let's face it friends, there are champion shooters—and then there's us.

July 16, 2012

Video: Shotshell Tracer Rounds for Clay Shooters

Fiocchi says its new "Chemical Tracer" shotshells are "the most advanced training aid for trap, skeet and sporting clay shooters alike--see where you are missing." I'm not sure they'll improve my shooting (I suspect I'd actually pull my head to watch the fireball screaming from my barrel), but who cares, they're just plain cool!

March 10, 2011

Flanigan Moves to Mossberg

Shotgun-showman Patrick Flanigan has evidently jumped ship from Winchester to Mossberg. The move surprised me. Flanigan seemed to be Winchester's answer to Benelli trick-shooter Tom Knapp (that relationship is also now defunct) and last year saw the unveiling of a "Flanigun" edition Winchester Super X3.

November 15, 2010