Australian Clay Target Association logo

National Office

02 6938 2121

Email Us

Draft copy of Proposed New Constitution - please click here to download

Coaching Videos

Russell and Lauryn Mark have completed a series of videos supporting our coaching panel and promoting the ACTA.

These videos are extremely professionally prepared and will be an asset to our Association. In particular, the video explaining the ‘Introduction to Clay Target Shooting’ is highly informative and will be a great benefit in introducing new members to our sport.

An Induction to the Range - Welcome to the ACTA

Olympic and Commonwealth Games Gold Medallist's Russell and Lauryn Mark take us through a video tutorial on what you need to know when you attend an ACTA range for the first time.

1.  Determining your dominant eye

The first thing you need to establish when you begin the sport of clay target shooting is your eye dominance. Russell and Lauryn Mark show us how to determine which shoulder you should be mounting your shotgun to.

2. The basic shotgun stance

Olympic and Commonwealth Games Gold Medallist's, Russell and Lauryn Mark, show us a basic, but simple to learn, generic shotgun stance to get you started in clay target shooting.

3. Mounting your shotgun correctly

After you've established your dominant eye and mastered the basic stance, it's time to learn how, and how not to, mount a shotgun to your shoulder. Russell and Lauryn Mark give some handy advice to get you started.

4. Basic shotgun terminology

Shotguns have some very unique terminology associated with them. Olympians Russell and Lauryn Mark explain some often confusing issues in the world of clay target shooting.

July 2021 CTSN

On the cover: Michael Buttigieg - 2021 Skeet Hall of Fame Inductee, with his family

Inside this month's edition

ACTA Report
2021 ACTA Skeet Nationals
2021 ACTA Skeet Hall of Fame Dinner
Roma CTC Roman Chariot Shoot
Victorian Universal Trench Chmpionships
What’s Happening in the VCTA
Coaching News
Psychological Skills for Shooting
ACTA New Members
Vale – Bob Rose
Competition Results: VIC, TAS, WA, NT, SA, NSW, QLD
Safety Concern
Kempsey CTC 100 Years and Still Going Strong
Truck Art Triple at Downside CTC
Break Badges
ACTA State Handicappers
Classifieds
Shoot Calendar


Download PDF          View FLIPBOOK
This month's CTSN

Call the National Office

02 6938 2121