Wilmington Trapshooting Association
"trapshooting in Delaware since 1910"
Member of
Amateur Trapshooting Association
National Shooting Sports Foundation
National Skeet Shooting Association
-- Delaware's Premier Shotgun Shooting Facility --


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Welcome to Wilmington Trapshooting Association's Web Page

WTA's Annual Appreciation Shoot
100 Each Event
Sunday, June 9

See the Program here.

Good Luck to all shooters this weekend at the Delaware State Shoot!

Happy Anniversary!
2019 marks Steve Hastings 40th year of participation in WTA and Delaware
trapshooting. He was elected a Trustee and Second Vice President of WTA in 1979 and has served continually as a Trustee
 ever since. In the interim, he has been President (1981 - 1987) and Secretary-Treasurer ( 2003 - Present). During Steve's
terms as President, more than 3 million targets were thrown at WTA.

At the State level, he served as Second, First and, then President of the Delaware Trapshooting Association. He served
 as ATA Delegate from 1987 - 1997 and assisted with classifying at the Grand during that time.
He also Served as Second, First and, then, President of the Cavaliers (1987 - 1989).

Steve has shot more than 50,000 Singles, more than 25,000 Handicap and more than 25,000 Doubles since 1974.
He won the ATA Delaware Handicap Championship in 1981 and the ATA Delaware Doubles Championship in 2005.

From the WTA Archive


ATA Grounds - 1926

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Upcoming Shooting Activities

Practice Shooting

Sundays, 12:00 noon - 4:00 pm

Weather Permitting – Call
302-834-9320 to confirm.


Trap Events

DE State Shoot Warm-up
100 Each Event
Sunday, May 19

WTA Appreciation Shoot
100 Each Event
Sunday June 9

Skeet Events

League / Other Shooting

2019 Twilight League
Mondays - 4:00 pm
See information here.

Appreciation Shoot Honorees
Click here


2019 Shooting Schedule

Range Safety Rules at WTA

WTA has safety rules to maintain a safe and enjoyable shooting environment
for everyone. These rules are posted in the club house - we askfor everyones' cooperation.
Click here!

Why Safety Training and Rules?
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2019 Membership Application for
New Members and Renewals
Click here!

Please be aware the practice sessions in 2019 will depend on the
availabilty of volunteers -
the goal is one day per weekend.

New Shooter Safety and
Shooting Instruction

Required for anyone that has not shot at WTA!

By Appointment Only
 Please call Linda at 302-229-2347.
to schedule an appointment.

$20.00 per person (or $20.00 credit towards
Annual Membership) plus fees for 2 rounds
and shells (or bring your own).

Group rates are negotiable.

NRA and 4-H Certified

WTA does not rent or loan shotguns. All
personal shotguns are subject to inspection for safety.

WTA shoots at times other than 12:00 Noon  - 4:00 PM on
Sundays. The days and times depends
on the type of
event (practice, league, registered, etc.) being held.

2019 Delaware State Shoot

The 2019 Delaware State Shoot is only weeks away - do you have all the
 targets y
ou need to avoid penalty classes and yardage?  Click here to visit the Delaware
Trapshooting Association Web site.

WTA encourages all shooters to attend the Delaware State Shoot. If you have never
 competed in a state championship, you should! The competition is keen and exciting. 

2019 Annual Memberships
Annual Memberships for 2019 are available now - Annual Memberships are $60.00.

  Renewal notices will be mailed mid-January to all Annual Members.

Please be aware the practice sessions will depend on the
availabilty of volunteers -
the goal is one day per weekend.

New membership applications are available here, at the club or can be obtained by sending
a stamped self-addressed envelope to WTA, PO Box 9203,

Newark, DE 19714. See below for the benefits of membership.

Benefits of Membership
- Dues support WTA's trapshooting facilities and activities. 
- A WTA decal the first time you join.
- Members are entitled to attend the Spring League Picnic.
- Members pay a reduced price ($1.00 less per round) for practice rounds 
of trap and skeet. 

Membership Applications are available at WTA or click (here). Renewal application
will be sent to current members in January of each year.

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Shot Gun Shooting Web Sites

Delaware Trapshooting Association
Amateur Trapshooting Association
Trap and Field Magazine
Trapshooting Hall of Fame

National Skeet Shooting Association

National Shooting Sports Foundation

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