TITLE

SHOOTING

AUTHOR(S)
Kettenhoven, Steve
PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Sports 'n Spokes Magazine;Nov2011, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the trapshooting sport for people with disabilities in the U.S. It cites that the Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) National Trapshoot Circuit has six classes allowing people to compete with shooters who are the same level of skill. It mentions that trapshooting brings about camaraderie for those who participated in many PVA competitions with the aim to have a good time and to introduce the sport to people who may be looking for a fresh enjoyable game.
ACCESSION #
67378434

 

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