Selection Criteria

A minimum of five finalists will be nominated and they must be the shooters who accumulated the highest number of Hall of Fame points during the previous calendar year.   

If a tie exists for the finalists it may be broken by Grand Slam achievements. 

The winner shall be selected from these nominees by the Hall of Fame Committee in consultation with the ACTA Historian.

 

Hall of Fame Point System

  World Championships 

  National Championships 

  State C'ships 

  Grand Slam Event 

Winner

Runner Up

Winner

Runner Up

Winner

 Tiebreaker

50

20

20

10

10

2

 

For further clarification see Hall of Fame criteria

 

Qualifying Championships - Trap Section

World Championships – DTL and ATA

National Championships - Australian and New Zealand

State Championships - All Australian States and Territories but only those State events conducted at the State Trap Carnival to be eligible for inclusion

Events - Handicap, Double Barrel, Single Barrel, Points Score, Double Rise, Champion of Champions, Team High Gun and High Gun.

 

General Requirements

Nominees must be bona fide Australian shooters.

Nominees must be ACTA members.

Doug Smith Medal winners receive a Plaque and the Medal from the ACTA.

A representative will present the Medal.

 

Previous Doug Smith Medal Winners

  Year   Name
  2019    Partick Guida
  2018   Phil Grainger and Patrick Guida   
  2017   Matthew Schiller
  2016   Darryn Nicholls
  2015   Darryn Nicholls
  2014   Darryn Nicholls
  2013   Sox Pilipasidis
  2012   Darryn Nicholls
  2011   Glen Hayden
  2010   Marc Crimmins
  2009   Stephen Atkins
  2008   Sox Pilipasidis
  2007   Craig Fitzgerald
  2006   Stephen Atkins
  2005   Glenn Castellaro
  2004   Sox Pilipasidis