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Introduction to Trap Shooting

Andover Sportsmen's Club

Introduction to Trap Shooting
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Class Ticket 12 hours before event starts Free  

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(ASC Members & Immediate Family Minimum Age-15

Men and Women are welcome)

  NOTE: This course is intended for people with some experience with a shotgun that want to learn the game of trap!

CLASSROOM TOPICS (in clubhouse):


* Shotgun Safety Practices and Procedures


* Introduction to the sport of Trap Shooting

* Explanation of equipment required for Trap Shooting

* Sportsmanship and Protocol


FIRING LINE INSTRUCTIONS  (at Trap field)                                

Groups of 5 Students and assigned instructors will proceed to positions 1-5 on the 16 yds line

where the instructors will introduce the following:

* Recommended shooting posture, how to sight a shot gun and track clays in flight.

* Describe trap range positions and typical “25 clay” procedures                    

* Each Student will shoot 3 times from each position at the 16 yard line.  

Instructor will guide students on safe gun handling, aiming, firing, and changing positions


Instructors will provide 12 guage shotguns and ammunition. You may bring your own Shotgun. If it is not a 12 guage, you must bring your own ammunition. Please bring your own shooting glasses and ear protection. You will not be allowed to participate without eye and ear protection.

 Students age 15-17 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian during the class.

You must present a valid membership card at the class.

Cancellation/Noshow Policy:  This class is very popular, if you sign up and and then decide not to attend, you must go back to the EventBrite site and cancel your registration to free up your slot for someone else at least 7 days prior to the class date. If you do not do so, you will be invoiced for a $25 "No Show" fee. To cancel a registration: 1. Go to the EventBrite site and log in ( 2. click on the "My Tickets" link. 3. Click the "View Order" button for the class you want to cancel. 4. Click the "Cancel Order" button and confirm.


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Andover Sportsmans Club
655 Middleton Rd
North Andover, MA 01845


Andover Sportsmen's Club

Andover Sportsmen's Club is dedicated to safe participation in the shooting sports by people of all ages in a friendly social setting.

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