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Offline Calvin Rayborn

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Spokesman Review Telegraphic Trap Shoot Competition 2018!
« on: January 10, 2018, 10:04:57 PM »
100th year of the competition! Just opened last Sunday and will continue every Sunday for the next 7 weeks at participating trap ranges across the Spokane/Columbia Basin/SE Washington areas. Any public participants welcome (check with your local gun club for specifics). Price to compete is the cost of a practice session (around $5 - bring your own shells) and high scores will be posted in the Spokesman-Review Newspaper (scores were "telegraphed" to the newspaper back in 1918) and online...Support YOUR local gun range and the great sport of TRAP SHOOTING!  :tup:

http://www.spokesman.com/stories/2018/jan/04/99th-annual-spokesman-review-trapshoot-competition/

http://www.spokesman.com/stories/2018/jan/07/100-years-of-trapshooting-still-going-strong-after/#/0

http://www.spokesman.com/trap/

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Re: Spokesman Review Telegraphic Trap Shoot Competition 2018!
« Reply #1 on: January 12, 2018, 09:11:15 AM »
This is cool. I've never heard of it.
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Re: Spokesman Review Telegraphic Trap Shoot Competition 2018!
« Reply #2 on: January 12, 2018, 09:17:38 AM »
With a day off from hockey, I hope to shoot at Marlin Sunday...
I felt like a one legged cat trying to bury a terd on a frozen pond!

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Re: Spokesman Review Telegraphic Trap Shoot Competition 2018!
« Reply #3 on: January 12, 2018, 09:28:09 AM »
1st week of the shoot was last Sunday.  My kid and I where 1/2 of the perfect 100 posted by Hauser Lake :tup:  Weather is looking go for targets Sunday morning

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Re: Spokesman Review Telegraphic Trap Shoot Competition 2018!
« Reply #4 on: January 12, 2018, 02:55:39 PM »
Good shooting you guys!
I felt like a one legged cat trying to bury a terd on a frozen pond!

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Re: Spokesman Review Telegraphic Trap Shoot Competition 2018!
« Reply #5 on: January 12, 2018, 03:01:10 PM »
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Re: Spokesman Review Telegraphic Trap Shoot Competition 2018!
« Reply #6 on: January 14, 2018, 04:45:51 PM »
 :bumpin:  Week two. Ton of fun!

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Re: Spokesman Review Telegraphic Trap Shoot Competition 2018!
« Reply #7 on: January 14, 2018, 09:14:48 PM »
Looks like fun Calvin! Wish I was gonna be out in that area sometime soon. I would definitely shoot a round  :tup:

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Re: Spokesman Review Telegraphic Trap Shoot Competition 2018!
« Reply #8 on: Yesterday at 06:24:25 AM »
I had a case of cranial-rectal infarction on my first bird and ran the rest. Son shot a 14. Proud of him.
I felt like a one legged cat trying to bury a terd on a frozen pond!

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Re: Spokesman Review Telegraphic Trap Shoot Competition 2018!
« Reply #9 on: Yesterday at 06:31:12 AM »
Ahhhh you sound like me C Money.  I dropped bird 7 and I have no idea what I did wrong...my damn kid ran another 25.  Keep your kid shooting, it gives me a empty wallet and a lower self esteem :chuckle:

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Re: Spokesman Review Telegraphic Trap Shoot Competition 2018!
« Reply #10 on: Yesterday at 10:21:29 AM »
Between Hockey and trap shooting, the kids keep me pretty broke! Sure is fun though, and pretty good reasons to be broke.
I felt like a one legged cat trying to bury a terd on a frozen pond!

 

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