The Art of Skeet Shooting

A rare and special opportunity is available to the first 65 members to explore "The Art of Skeet Shooting!" (NOTE: Skeet Shooting involves CLAY targets and no animals are harmed at any time.) From 10:00 am. to 3:00 pm., the first 65 members who sign up will join us at prestigious Hartford Gun Club where they will engage in this exciting experience. Both experienced shooters and beginners are welcome.
Note: This event is being sponsored in part by the
National Shooting Sports Foundation, and their affiliated organization,
FirstShots, which are providing us with: 1. Safety literature. 2. Contact List of instructors from around the New England area. 3. Use of 2 loaner weapons. 4. Clay targets (free). 5. Spreading the word around the USA and the World of our group via advertising in their magazine. Their websites are:
http://www.nssf.org and
www.firstshots.org. The event will begin with a mandatory pre-gun safety course (a MUST FOR ALL first time shooters) after which each participant will have a chance to prove their training mastery each accompanied by a qualified skeet shooter. Eye protection, (your prescription glasses can be worn) ear protection, clay targets, ammunition and a practice weapon will be provided. Lunch will be provided. This is a prepay event and the event fee is $21.00 payable through paypal. Carpooling arrangements have been made. If you're interested in carpooling and need more info, please contact Raffaele, Donna, or Bill through this site. Qualified and experienced Skeet Shooters will arrive from around New England to assist and instruct you. Please show respect and sportsmanship to all the instructors, club members and guests. This event will be fun, I wish everyone could attend. Raffaele

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  • A former member
    A former member

    Am I glad that the weather literally shined on us and allowed me to enjoy a relaxed and friendly introduction to the Hartford Gun Club and skeet shooting. As usual, Raffaele, through his hard work, saw to it that the event was well organized in every detail. We all had the opportunity to meet new members and through the friendly instruction of Hartford Club members and our own Bill G. we were introduced to the safe enjoyment of the sports of trap and skeet shooting. I had a great time.

    September 17, 2008

  • Patrick T.

    Raffaele did a great job of organizing this outing. From the planning to the hospitality. We all had a great time shooting, but there was a whole lot more than that. We had a great group of people and were able to mingle and chat. Then there was the food!!!!!!! Raffeale realy did a nice job with lunch he realy put a lot into this day for everyone.......
    I introduced my cousin John to the group, and he is looking forward to joining and coming to the next event......
    Raffaele deserves a 21 Gun Salute........ @#&*@*&#@*@#*@*&*#@&*
    Thanks Raffeale.........Patrick

    September 15, 2008

  • A former member
    A former member

    Raffaele did a really nice job to make this event fun for everyone. Thanks!

    September 14, 2008

  • John L

    Well organized, well executed.

    September 14, 2008

  • Adventurer1

    Very nice range. The staff was wonderful. Everyone had a great time. I shot better than I have ever shot before. Now I just have to figure out what I was doing right so i can do it again. Thanks as always Raffaele for putting this together with your beautiful and helpful assistant Cindy.

    September 13, 2008

  • Raffaele

    This is truly a fun sport

    September 13, 2008

  • Donna

    A note went out to everybody about carpooling. Please contact Raff , Bill or me through the group's email feature if you need more info.

    September 7, 2008

  • Adventurer1

    Actually Karen, I at least, wasn't referring to you lol... It was rather, a reference to someone's good aim. But I'll have rear body armor on.

    August 16, 2008

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