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Shoot Year at a Glance
Sep 5,6 Edmonton Golf Leaf Shoot
Sep 12,13 Athabasca Ellis Crumb Memorial
Sep 19 Castor National Trap Day
Sep 20 Calgary National Trap Day
Nov 4 to 15 Tucson, AZ 17th Autumn Grand
Feb 15 to 21 Tucon Arizona Spring Grand
May 8,9 Calgary Holdsworth-Nattrass
May 22,23 Edmonton Memorial Shoot (CANCELLED)
May 28,29,30 Medicine Hat Rattler Classic (cancelled)
Jun 4,5,6 Calgary Fuller-Manning (CANCELLED)
Jun 11,12,13 Medicine Hat Rattler Classic
Jun 12,13 Athabasca Andy Wood Memorial(CANCELLED)
Jun 18,19,20 Castor Trophy Shoot
Jun 25,26,27 Lone Pine /Olds Canadian Championship
Jun 30 to Jul 4 Calgary Stampede Grand
Jul 9,10,11 High Prairie Northern Lights Shoot
Jul 16,17,18 Edmonton Western Zone
Jul 21,22,23,24,25 Calgary Provincial Championship
Jul 30 to Aug 1 Olds R.R. Brown Memorial
Aug 7,8 Edmonton City Championship
Aug 13,14,15 Medicine Hat The Mad Hatter
Aug 13,14,15 Peavine/High Prairie D Hazen All Peace Shoot
Aug 20,21,22 Calgary Rose Bowl
Aug 27,28,29 Wainright Bert Brumwell Memorial
===== 2022 Shoot Year =====
Sep 4,5 Edmonton Gold Leaf Shoot
Sep 11,12 Athabasca Ellis Crumb Memorial
Sep 18 Castor National Trap Day
Sep 19 Calgary National Trap Day
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Welcome to the APTA is the online home of the APTA, and the Alberta Provincial Trapshooting Championships! Here you can find event dates, host locations and contacts, as well as past champions and current programs. and the APTA are dedicated to the continued development of our sport, and to provide a forum for information and recognition of sponsors, contributors and past champions.

Purpose of the APTA

  • To maintain an affiliation with the Amateur Trapshooting Association
  • To control registered shooting in the province of Alberta in accordance with the rules of the ATA
  • To yearly organize and run the Alberta trapshooting provincials by the rules of the ATA
  • To promote a high degree of continuity in all ATA competitions in Alberta
  • To support by any means the existence and creation of the gun clubs promoting North American style Trapshooting in our province

Our Sponsors

 A big Thanks to Heather Brumwell and to the Bayer Company for their matching 5000$ donations.   These two sponsors allow us to have the first class provincials that we do.  


June 6th/21

   The CTA decided today to postpone the Canadians to August 6th weekend. Ontario Manitoba, and New Brunswick were all in doubt as to whether they would be able to particapate in June they were however confident that they would be able to in August. For full details check out the CTA webpage

June 3rd/21

      On June 6th a CTA meeting is scheduled to discuss whether to proceed to have Canadians on June 25 to 27 or postpone to a possible date of Aug 6th to the 8th. 

      Athabasca has cancelled their June 11 and 12th shoot; However, Medicine Hat has offered to have a shoot at their facility during these dates if covid restrictions allow for it.  Medicine Hat will have doubles on Friday and a regular 300 on Saturday and Sunday.   Times will be posted when the  covid restrictions are lifted on June 10.

June 1st/21

Fuller Manning shoot sheduled for June 4th to 6th in Calgary has been cancelled.

May 13/21

 Long time Alberta shooter Duncan Chapman from Amisk AB just passed away from Cancer. He was a unique character and will be missed by all who knew him.

May 10th/21

  The first spring shoot is in the books.  To those who braved the weather, the shooters, and the staff you got to tip your hat. It was cold, high winds, rain and snow but 19 shooteres came and shot some birds.  Five of those were brand new shooters, to the APTA (Barry Johnston, Paulo Tomazini, William Lecuyer,Harrison Yurkiw,and Noah Wallbaum) The APTA welcomes you. 

The weekend belonged to Tom Foss he won his first high overall 550/600 ,and shot his first 100 straight in singles in a snow storm. He was first or tied in four of the six events. Day 1 Tom had won all three events,  92 in singles tied with Harrison Yurkiw and lorrne Umsheild.  Tom had 92 in the cap tied with Paul Kaupp and 87 in Doubles.  Day 2 Jesse Smith won event 4 Doubles stopping the streak with a 97. Toms 100 straight won event 5 and Daniel Lausen won event 6 with a 96 in handicap. Tom was second in event 6 with a 94.   

Mar 23/2021

Trapshooters of Alberta would like thank the Lone Pine Gun Club in Olds Alberta for providing a place to shoot the Canadain Sattlelite competition.The event will be taking place on the 25 to 27 of June 2021.  The shoot will be a 700 bird event. The 25th will have the regular 300 (singles handicap and doubles). The 26 will be the 200 singles championship and the 27th will be the doubles and handicap championship. Don and Donna Checkell will be manning the computers and Sandy Evans will be providing the catering.  Hope to see everyone come out and support this event and make it a success.   

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New Shooter Mentorship program

This program is designed to help new shooters through there first Alberta ATA shoot. The shooter will be contacted by their mentor and arrangements will be made to meet at the shoot. The mentor will help with registration and explain the  classing system. They will explain the bank board and get the new shooter to their first trap round and answer any questions that they can about trap shooting.  Any questions a new shooter may have about being mentored or becoming a mentor please contact Jesse Smith a text is preferred 780 523 6032 

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