Winchester, the Official Ammunition of the SCTP National Championship

The largest youth shooting sporting event in the United States, the Scholastic Clay Target Program (SCTP) National Championships, begins this week at the Cardinal Shooting Center in Marengo, Ohio.

With more than 3,500 youth shooting sports athletes and 300 teams from over 30 states, the SCTP National Championship draws intense competition among the nation’s best youth shooters. It also has a fantastic festive atmosphere with activities and vendors for the whole family.

“The SCTP National Championship represents everything positive that the youth shooting sport can offer; competition, family, friends, outdoor activities…it’s an event like no other in the country,” said Jason Gilbertson, director of marketing for Winchester Ammunition. “Competitive shooting continues to be one of the fastest growing sports at the high school level, and Winchester is honored to be the official ammunition of SCTP and this event.”

Winchester® Ammunition, the Official Ammunition of the SCTP and the SCTP National Team, will be on site throughout the event with a long list of promotions, professional staff appearances, Winchester branded merchandise and of course lots of Winchester AA® and Target® Super-Cartridges to keep these young competitors in the firing line having fun.

Winchester Ammunition is offering the following promotions and activities during the SCTP National Event, July 7-15, 2023:

  • The Winchester Vendor Building will be open daily and stock a great selection of name brand clothing and gear including hats, shirts, tumblers, signs, coolers, gun cleaning kits, koozies and much more.
  • Where is Winchester Scavenger Hunt? Find the giant cartridges hidden around the facilities to win great prizes all week.
  • Free frozen treats at the Winchester stand all week long.
  • Winchester and Shoot United Featured Film Festival, played daily at the Winchester Vendor Building
  • Winchester Ammunition ammunition cartridges will continue to be sold through local on-site dealers; the Winchester store will sell merchandise and promotional items only

In addition to Winchester’s on-site presence throughout the event, people back home can follow through on social media for a tour of the Winchester store, view Winchester ProStaff and engage in their own exciting promotions. Follow us on Facebook (@WinchesterOfficial), Instagram (@WinchesterAmmunition) and Twitter (@Winchester).

About the Scholastic Clay Target Program

Led by more than 3,500 coaches, more than 18,000 young athletes compete through SCTP, which is part of the Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation (SSSF), an educational and athletic organization that exists to introduce school-age youth to sports. of shooting and facilitate their continuous training. intervention.

About Winchester ammunition

Winchester is the world’s largest small-calibre ammunition company and a leader in providing innovative ammunition products for hunters, shooters, law enforcement, and combatants in the United States. The 157-year-old Winchester brand is based on the integrity, hard work and a deep focus on your loyal customers. Learn more about Winchester by visiting or by connecting with us on Facebook at

Winchester: Committed to the safe, legal and responsible use of firearms

As a world leader in the hunting and shooting sports industry, and a 157-year-old brand, Winchester is committed to the safe, legal, and responsible use of firearms. Winchester works with key groups like the National Shooting Sports Foundation on a variety of issues important to our industry, including training and education, and on specific programs like Gun Owners Care and Project ChildSafe. Winchester will continue to support programs, organizations and individuals that promote hunting and shooting sports activities in a positive and responsible environment. Any use of firearms by participating youth must be done under the direct supervision of a parent, guardian, or other responsible adult.

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