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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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.
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.
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.
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.