EAST ALTON, Ill. (February 28, 2019)—Winchester continues its long standing commitment to the youth shooting sports with the announcement as the official ammunition of the Scholastic Clay Target Program (SCTP) and the SCTP National Team.
“Winchester is focused on the growth in youth shooting sports participants across North America and we are extremely proud to be aligned with SCTP and their efforts,” said Matt Campbell, vice president of sales and marketing for Winchester Ammunition. “This is a tremendous opportunity for Winchester to work with an organization that helps thousands of coaches and athletes participate in the youth shooting sports each year.”
The SCTP currently provides the opportunity to more than 4,000 coaches and 16,000 athletes to participate in the fun and challenging sports of trap, skeet and sporting clay target shooting.
“We are elated to have Winchester Ammunition as the Official Ammunition of SCTP and the SCTP National Shooting Team,” said Tom Wondrash, SCTP National Executive Director. “Our athletes and coaches on the SCTP National Team are excited to have the Winchester Ammunition brand and products as part of the team’s events and camps as well as at the USA Shooting Spring and Fall Selection Matches and State and National Junior Olympic matches across the country. We value the confidence that Winchester Ammunition and companies like them place in us!”
The SCTP National Team’s first competitive match for 2019 is the USA Shooting Spring selection match, which will be held at the Tucson Trap & Skeet range in Tucson, Arizona, February 25 through March 10, 2019.
About the SCTP
The SCTP abides by its mission of promoting and perpetuating opportunities for young athletes to safely and enjoyably participate in high quality, team-based shooting sports. Each of the SCTP’s exciting disciplines are led by trained and dedicated adult coaches in a supportive environment and are focused on the safe handling and use of firearms.
The target of SCTP is true: to help young athletes reach their potential of becoming the best athletes—and young adults—that they can be.
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