September 20th, 2018: To be sponsored or not to be..?

Hey guys, A lot of young and older shooters have asked me or some of my fellow pro shooters how to get sponsored. Being sponsored seems to be an accomplishment, a good reason to be proud of what you’ve achieved, but there is no right way to get there. Each situation is different. Bonjour à … More September 20th, 2018: To be sponsored or not to be..?

September 14th, 2018: Southeast Regionals @ Forest City Gun Club (video)

Hi guys, It is such a shame that the weather forecast was announced that bad at the beginning of the week. A huge portion of the 800 registered shooters pulled out of the event because they got scared of hurricane Florence and that takes total sense to me. In order to support the club and … More September 14th, 2018: Southeast Regionals @ Forest City Gun Club (video)

August 5th, 2018: US Western Open @ Top Gun Club (video)

Hey guys, This competition at Top Gun Club is a great success. After the owner passing away a few years ago, nothing was apparently the same before 2018. Congratulations to Melinda, Craig, Mike and the whole team for an incredible US Western Open. We at Laporte are extremely proud to have been associated with them … More August 5th, 2018: US Western Open @ Top Gun Club (video)

July 30th, 2018: South Central Regionals Final Day (video)

Hi guys, Here is the video of the shoot off for 5-Stand HOA and Main Event M1. Congratulions to all the winners, especially Tom, Diane, Joe and Callan who performed at an incredible level this past weekend. Bonjour à tous, Voici la dernière vidéo du weekend, avec les barrages pour le 5-stand et l’événement principal. … More July 30th, 2018: South Central Regionals Final Day (video)

July 28th, 2018: South Central Regionals Super Sporting @ Side X Side Ranch, OK (video)

Hey guys, This weekend in Oklahoma is being pretty tough on me. After heading back home from Europe last week, I didn’t have time to practice and expected to be ready for the Main Event and the FITASC Championship shooting only Prelim events. I was wrong. My timing and my target reading are rally off … More July 28th, 2018: South Central Regionals Super Sporting @ Side X Side Ranch, OK (video)

July 16th, 2018: World FITASC Championship @ Huntshoot Saint Lambert (6 videos)

This 2018 World FITASC Championship is one for the books. It has been a huge success and we at Laporte are very proud to have been associated with Saint Lambert Shooting Ground, the French Federation, FITASC and Philippe Benhamou for an incredible event. The targets set by Patrick Russo and Sylvain Mansard were great: way harder … More July 16th, 2018: World FITASC Championship @ Huntshoot Saint Lambert (6 videos)

July 13th, 2018: World FITASC Championship @ BTC Saint Lambert (video)

Hey guys, We have been extremely busy with work during this first few days preparing the World FITASC Championship. However, our very talented Andy Vu has been able to put some videos together so you can follow what is going on on a daily base. Don’t miss the incredible show tonight. Bonjour à tous, Nous avons … More July 13th, 2018: World FITASC Championship @ BTC Saint Lambert (video)

July 1st, 2018: World English Sporting Championship @ EJ Churchill (video)

Hey guys, This past week the very exclusive EJ Churchill Shooting Ground was hosting one of the 2 main Sporting Clays Championships: the World English. Every other year, either the UK or the US host this major event where many countries compete for the World titles (individual, category and team). As usual, the organisation was … More July 1st, 2018: World English Sporting Championship @ EJ Churchill (video)