Trap shooting
Trap shooting Trap shooting (Sport) Shooting at pigeons liberated, or glass balls or clay pigeons sprung into the air, from a trap. -- {Trap shooter}. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Trap shooting — is one of the three major forms of competitive clay pigeon shooting (shotgun shooting at clay targets). The others are Skeet shooting and sporting clays. There are many versions including Olympic Trap, Double Trap (which is also an Olympic event) …   Wikipedia

  • trap shooting — noun the sport of shooting at clay pigeons released from a spring trap. Derivatives trap shooter noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • Shooting at the 1908 Summer Olympics - Men's team trap shooting — The men s team trap shooting competition was one of 15 shooting sports events on the Shooting at the 1908 Summer Olympics programme. Teams consisted of six shooters. Shooting was conducted in three rounds, with each shooter firing at 30 clay… …   Wikipedia

  • Shooting at the 1908 Summer Olympics - Men's individual trap shooting — The men s individual trap shooting competition was one of 15 shooting sports events on the Shooting at the 1908 Summer Olympics programme. Shooting was conducted in three rounds, with each shooter firing at 30 clay birds in the first round, 20 in …   Wikipedia

  • Shooting at the 1900 Summer Olympics - Trap shooting — The trap shooting was one of the competitions in the shooting at the 1900 Summer Olympics events in Paris. It was held from July 15 to July 17, 1900. 31 athletes from 4 nations competed. MedallistsResultsEach shooter fired at 20 targets, scoring… …   Wikipedia

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  • Trap shooter — Trap shooting Trap shooting (Sport) Shooting at pigeons liberated, or glass balls or clay pigeons sprung into the air, from a trap. {Trap shooter}. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Shooting at the 1908 Summer Olympics — in London saw fifteen shooting events. Most of the events were held at Bisley, Surrey while the trap shooting events were held at Uxendon.Medal summaryParticipating nationsA total of 215 shooters from 14 nations competed at the London Games:* * * …   Wikipedia

  • Shooting ranges in the United States — There are many shooting ranges in the United States open to the public, both indoor and outdoor. Usually, both privately owned guns or rental guns rented from the shooting range may be used, although there are some public ranges that only permit… …   Wikipedia

  • Trap — A trap is a device or tactic intended to harm, capture, detect, or inconvenience a human or animal intruder, or animal pest or game. Traps may be physical objects, such as cages or snares, or metaphorical concepts. Physical trapsExamples of… …   Wikipedia

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