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

2004 Sox Pilipasidis

2005 Glen Castellaro

2006 Stephen Atkins

2007 Craig Fitzgerald

2008 Sox Pilipasidis

2009 Stephen Atkins

2010 Marc Crimmins

2011 Glen Hayden

2012 Darryn Nicholls

2013 Sox Pilipasidis

2014 Darryn Nicholls

2015 Darryn Nicholls

2016 Darryn Nicholls

2017 Matthew Schiller

2018 Phil Grainger and Patrick Guida

2019 Patrick Guida