Visual Dictionary Online


Powered by

shooting rangeclick to hear

Area that faces the targets, which includes the shooting stations.
shooting range trench shooting station shooter assistant referee chief range officer chief referee scorer

trench click to hear

Ditch that is about 6.5 ft deep where the trap machines are stationed; it is 16 yd from the shooting station.

shooting station click to hear

Area where the competitors stand to shoot at the targets.

shooter click to hear

Person who practices shotgun shooting or participates in a competition.

assistant referee click to hear

Official who checks whether or not the target has been hit; if it was not hit, the assistant referee reports this fact immediately.

chief range officer click to hear

Official who is in charge of calling the shooters to their positions; this individual also verifies the compliance of the equipment and the shooting positions.

chief referee click to hear

Official who is in charge of all technical and logistical aspects of the competition.

scorer click to hear

Official who marks the shooters’ results on score sheets and on the scoreboard.