Win a Shotgun: 2017 PSC-APTA Gun Lottery

The 2017 Atlantic Provinces Trap Championships will be held in Moncton New Brunswick at the Moncton Gun Club September 1 - 3, 2017. Please see the "APTA Shoot Info" Page for more information.

2017 Atlantic Shoot Program  - NEW

Site Updates July 25th, 2017

  • 2017 Atlantic Shoot Program now available, see link above

  • 2017 NL Provincial Championship Results posted on the Club Shoots/Results Page

  • 2017 Canadian Trap Championships posted on the Canadian Results Page

  • Link to Program for the 2017 Grand American Shoot added to the Grand American Info Page

Site Updates May 31st, 2017

Site Updates March 28th, 2017

The APTA Abroad page has been updated with another Shoot Report from the 2017 Southern Grand in Odessa Florida prepared by Nova Scotia's Barry Turner.

A brand new section can be found in the index above - APTA Champions which is a section dedicated to all APTA shoot champions from 2004 to present.

Canada is on the ATA map!

The Amateur Trap Association has put Canada on the Club Map which can be found on the ATA website. Shooters looking for shoot information in Canada can now easily locate the respective ATA Provinces and affiliated clubs. Check out this link:

ATA Club Map

Welcome to the Atlantic Provinces Trapshooting Association. The APTA Championship is your opportunity to shoot against some of the best trap shooters in the Atlantic Provinces. It does not matter whether you are an "AA" or "D" Class shooter, youíll compete against shooters with similar averages and also get a chance to go shot for shot against the Atlantic Provinces Champions. Start preparing for the Amateur Trapshooting Association shooting season by organizing some ATA Registered Shoots at your home club. ATA Registered Shoots do not have to be large or elaborate with prizes or marathon targets Ė get in the competition mode by holding a registered target event during any of your regular shoot days. It does not require a lot of extra effort to organize an ATA Registered Shoot but the rewards will be evident in your scores. Registered League Shoot and Big 50s are other options to acquire registered targets. In addition to shooting good practice targets you need to shoot ATA competition targets to improve your game. Try it, you will be surprised at the level of confidence it will bring to your shooting. ATA Registered Shoot Applications are available from the ATA ( or from the APTA Executive. The normal procedure is to complete an application and forward it to the APTA, upon approval the ATA will forward all necessary forms and instructions to your club shortly afterwards. Itís a simple process that will have big rewards for your shooting.