Education and Excellence through Sport
The United States Clay Target Academy, (USCTA) is an organization whose mission is to support and promote amateur athletes at the recreational, grassroots level in shotgun safety, training and education as well as provide training and travel support for participating athletes pursuing State, National and Olympic dreams. The USCTA Mission is also to provide a world-class, year-round training facility, coaching, and training for athletes pursuing National and Olympic dreams.
On this site, you will find information about the United States Clay Target Academy training programs, safety videos, calendars for both American and Olympic-style competitions, media updates, shotgun discipline information, fundraising projects and also Athlete Profiles. Athlete Profiles will allow National and collegiate coaches access to a database of serious athletes who are seeking scholarships and opportunities to continue their shooting careers after high school graduation.
The United States Clay Target Academy (USCTA) is pleased to announce the addition of Interactive Metronome® (IM®) to its training regimen. IM® technology is designed to help athletes achieve peak performance through improved millisecond timing and synchronization of critical neural networks for integrated cognitive and motor function. IM® improves the resolution and efficiency of the athlete’s internal mental clock and ability to process temporal information in order to facilitate faster cognitive processing and reaction time, on-demand and sustained attentional control, and execution of more effortless, streamlined, and less variable motor sequences. Read more...
Mar 19-25, 2018
USAS Spring Team Trials
April 21-22, 2018
FL Junior Olympic State Championship
Land O' Lakes, FL
May 19-20, 2018
Perazzi USA Grand Prix
June 21-29, 2018
USAS National Junior Olympic Championships Colorado Springs, CO
July 22-27, 2018
SCTP International Championships, Colorado Springs, CO
July 28 - Aug 8, 2018
USAS Fall Team Trials, Kerrville, TX
Sept 21 - 23, 2018
ACUI Western Regional/Open PTO
Colorado Springs, CO
Sept 26 - Oct 7, 2018
USAS National Championships
Colorado Springs, CO
*EVENT DATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.