The 2017 ASSC will be held at the Jacksonville Gun Club in sunny Florida 15 - 19 May 2017. The Hall of Fame banquet location will be the Marco Hanger, 855 St. John's Bluff | Jacksonville | FL 32225 Bldg. 6600. Bring your spouse and kids and enjoy the week in Florida.
Registration will open for all shooters on February 1, 2017. You can see the current "Squadding" with the drop down tab under "Next Shoot."
Host club shoot informatiom will be available later in the year. Hover over "Next Shoot" on the drop down menu near the top of this page and click on "Host Club" shoot for more information and registration information.
Participation in the ASSC is offered to active duty, retired military, military veterans with an honorable discharge, and their dependents/spouses.
Military Veterans need to have their status established by contacting NSSA with a copy of their DD Form 214 or equivalent. NSSA will then update their records and the status on their card to show both their age concurrent and MV status. If you fail to get this done before the shoot you absolutely must have your DD Form 214 or equivalent documentation with you to register and shoot.
Hall of Fame banquet tickets will be $30.00/person. The dinner will be a delicious all you can eat Southern BBQ buffet and will include two free drinks (beer, wine, soda). The banquet location will be the Marco Hanger at 855 St. John's Bluff | Jacksonville | FL 32225 Bldg. 6600. Once you enter the Jacksonville Executive Airport (JaxEx) entrance, Wright Borthers Drive will be approximately 1/4 mile on the right. The Marco Hangar is the 2nd Hangar on the right on Wright Brothers Drive. There will be police to guide you to the hangar.
Visit the website for more information and photos of this banquet location.
HOW TO PRE-REGISTER FOR THE SHOOT: Click on "Next Shoot" on the menu above and you will find all documents related to the next ASSC. Preregistration will start February 1, 2017.
TROPHIES - Please search your closets for them. A couple returned this year that were missing for the past two years. If your team won the trophy remember it is the team captain's responsibility to have it engraved and return the plaque to Jacksonville in 2017. A big "Thank You" to Larry Krutsinger for providing missing plaques to AFSA for the 2016 ASSC.
2017 NEW SHOOTERS
Welcome the following shooters who registered for their first Armed Services Skeet Shoot in 2017:
Snuffy Smith, Bill Berry, William Bolds, John Hale, David Haviland, John Jones, Josh Kamis, Tyler McMillian, Santo Merlo, Hurley Merritt, Jack Mills, William Pino, Gene Provost, David Reed, William Rice, Charles Rossetter Jr, Jay Smith, Harry Snyder, Mark Thompson, Joe Traylor, Kevin Vanderiff, Lesley Van Nort, Foy VonDolteren and Frederick Wood.
If your name is listed a a new shooter to the ASSC and you've attended in the past please email me at AFSA.TREASURER2013@GMAIL.COM. If your name is missing and you registered let me know also. First time shooters to the ASSC can enter a special handicap event their first shoot.
2017 Jacksonville shirt design is below.
A new Armed Forces Skeet shirt will be availale for purchase at the ASSC. The shirt will be in addition to the annual shirt design available each year. Thanks Cotton Talbott for designing the new shirt. If you want one of these new shirts please email Andy Ulsher with your size and color. I'll bring shirts to the ASSC but once they're gone that's it until 2018.
Kathy & Steve Johnstone donated the below quilt for the ASSC. We'll have a special auction at the Hall of Fame banquet for this beautiful quilt.
Kolar Arms offers special discounts to Military and Retired Military shooters. Please contact your local Kolar representative to learn more or contact Kolar Arms and find an authorized dealer near you 1-262-554-0800. Thanks Team Kolar for your steadfast support of our military family.
Kolar Arms and Briley have been outstanding supporters of the Armed Services Skeet Championships for many years. They are both great companies with quality products and services. Please support them when you get the opportunity.
Remington has provided our award shotguns for many years at special VIP prices. The Remington 1100 Sporting shotguns were awarded for Gun Champions. A special AFSA logo engraved Remington 1100 American Classic shotgun will be awarded to the High Overall Champion for the 2017 ASSC.
White Flyer Targets and Phil Murray generously sponsored the 2015 12GA event with a $1,000.00 check. Support from White Flyer Targets is truly appreciated. Thank you.
Pylinski Arms Gunsmithing is a long-time sponsor and supporter of the Armed Services Skeet Championships. If you need an outstanding gunsmith stop by and see Lawrence during the ASSC. Support those that support AFSA. Thank you Laurence for providing the ten (10) $50.00 bill door prizes at the Hall of Fame banquet.
THE HOST CLUB shoot is normally called the Pletcher Open. That shoot is open to all NSSA members. AFSA members who go on to shoot the ASSC are subject to re-average and re-classification after shooting Pletcher events.
GUN WINNERS must always have two forms of identification that shows the same name and address to gain possession of any shotguns won. This is an ATF requirement. P.O. Box addresses are not acceptable. If you bring a signed FFL you can arrange for the club FFL holder to ship your gun to your local FFL holder at your expense.
DOOR PRIZES. Chris Naler is the POC for door prizes. His email address is on the Leaders page.