skeet shooting


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Noun1.skeet shooting - the sport of shooting at clay pigeons that are hurled upward in such a way as to simulate the flight of a birdskeet shooting - the sport of shooting at clay pigeons that are hurled upward in such a way as to simulate the flight of a bird
shoot - the act of shooting at targets; "they hold a shoot every weekend during the summer"
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skeet shooting

n (Sport) → Skeetschießen nt, → Tontaubenschießen nt
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The game features animated athletes competing in 12 events: the 100 meter run, 110 meter hurdles, hammer and javelin throwing, triple jump, high jump, 100 meter freestyle, cycling, skeet shooting, weight lifting, diving, and kayaking.
He is also patron of the UAE's National Skeet Shooting Team.
Olympic instruction: Dan Carlisle, who won an Olympic bronze medal in skeet shooting and has become one of the foremost shotgun coaches in the world, will give personalized instruction July 18-28 at Mike Raahauge Shooting Enterprises' sporting clays facility.
Set in six authentic Sydney 2000 Olympic locations, the game will feature animated athletes from 32 countries going head-to-head in the following events: the 100 M sprint, 110M hurdles, hammer, javelin, triple jump, high jump, 100 M freestyle swimming, Olympic sprint cycling, skeet shooting, super heavyweight lifting, 10 M platform diving, and kayak K1 slalom.
His Highness the Amir lauded the achievements of Al-Daihani and Al-Rashidi, who both won respectively the gold and bronze medals at the men's double trap and the men's skeet shooting competitions.
NEWHALL - When Booge Mercer and Chris Fisher opened the Oak Tree Gun Club 27 years ago in a rugged Newhall canyon, the club consisted of four trap shooting fields, two skeet shooting fields, a trailer and two outhouses.
Plans for a private skeet shooting and hunting club in the western Antelope Valley will be reviewed today by the Los Angeles County Regional Planning Commission.
The NFL Alumni site will also host advertising to promote NFL Alumni fund raisers such as golf, skeet shooting, fishing, speaking engagements and sales of "Special Teams," memberships to the organization.
And don't forget: Bill Roy, Thousand Oaks High School class of '77, hit 121 of 125 targets in skeet shooting but missed the last qualifying spot by one target Saturday.
Olympic Festival competitions and was a four-time collegian All-American in skeet shooting.
By the time she was 12, she was shooting skeet better than her parents, becoming the youngest girl ever to break 100 straight in American skeet shooting.
When he's not strapped into his board, Del Giudice can be found surfing, free diving, hiking, skeet shooting, bird hunting or reading books by Anne Rice, Aldous Huxley and George Orwell.