The 2014 AIM Grand Championship was held August 2-6, 2014 at the World Shooting & Recreational Complex in Sparta, IL. The weather cooperated and made for great conditions during the shoot.
Thanks to the shooters, parents, coaches, directors and sponsors, the 2014 AIM Grand Championship was the largest to date. Total Event Participation was up 24% while individual event totals were up as well. The Handicap event was up 30.1% from 2013, the Doubles event was up 53.2% and the Singles were up 12.3%.
Sponsors of the AIM Championship include White Flyer, Winchester, Shamrock Leathers, Beretta, Remington, Hodgdon Powder, Browning, Federal Premium, Gipson-Ricketts, FMG Publications, Cabela’s, NRA and NobelSportItalia.
The 2014 ATA Grand American is currently underway with events scheduled until August 16, 2014. Opening Ceremony for the Grand American will take place on Monday, August 11, 2014 starting at 7:00 pm. During this ceremony, a B-25 and Avenger Bombers will be doing a flyover at the end of a live performance of the National Anthem by local recording artist, Mandy Heinemann. The ceremony will also include introductions of the ATA Executive Committee, Central Handicap Committee and Staff as well as a civil war themed Blue/Gray Shootout between 10 of the best Category Shooters and 10 of the best Shooters in the world.
The Amateur Trapshooting Association would like to extend an invitation to the public to attend any of the events at the 2014 Grand American. If you would like any further information, please visit www.shootata.com.
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