Federal Ammunition-sponsored shooter Derrick Mein wins gold at the 2023 National Shotgun Championships

Federal Ammunition congratulates sponsored shooter Derrick Mein on becoming the 2023 Men’s Trap National Champion at the Shotgun National Championships held in Hillsdale, Michigan, May 25-28, 2023. Mein, a member of the USA Shotgun National Team Shooting, he received a gold medal after achieving the highest score in the match.

“This victory means a lot to me as it brings me one step closer to making the Paris 2024 Olympic Team. Any time you can win a national championship is a great achievement, but I feel very blessed to be at the top for three years. in a row,” Mein said. “America has some of the best cheat shooters in the world, and to beat them you have to be at the top of your game. I knew I could count on my federal ammunition to get the job done.”

While Mein has yet to earn an Olympic berth on Team USA, she has been enjoying a wave of momentum heading into the early part of the qualifying process.

“My expectations were high going into our national championship, especially after a World Championship in February and winning the all-important Olympic Quota spot,” Mein continued. “I felt like I could handle racing against some of the best in the world in tough conditions to bring home the win.”

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