PITA is excited to announce the 2019 Grand Pacific tournament will he held July 20-27 at Spokane Gun Club, WA.

UPDATES:

PROGRAMS: (update 5/14/19): ATTENTION SHOOTERS: It was just discovered that some sections of the program printed out of order.  Pages appear as follows 1-8, 25-40, 9-24, 41-72, 89-104, 73-88, 105-112.  New programs are being printed and will be available soon.  They will not be mailed but available at state shoots in June/July and at the event.  The printing company acknowledges this was their error and have taken very reasonable steps to make adjustments.

Programs were mailed 4/24/19.  If you do not receive one by mail be sure to pick one up at a club near you, from any Executive Committee member or email info@shootpita.com to have one mailed to you.

RV SPACES: There are a couple 30 amp spaces and some 20 amp RV spaces available.  If interested call or email Sue now as open spaces fill quickly.

(4/24/19): Are you RV reservations confirmed?  If you are listed HERE your payment has been received and your space confirmed.  There are still 20 amp spaces available.  If you would like to reserve just email or call Sue 541-258-8766.

PREPAY: After you presquad you can pay as well.  This avoids squad and pay lines at the event.  When you arrive just go to member services for classification and you are done!  Download the pre-pay form 2019 Grand Pacific Pre-Pay Form (legal size paper if you want to print it), SAVE, open and fill it in. Either mail with your check to PITA, PO Box 5276, Twin Falls, ID 83303 or email to kay@shootpita.com and phone with your credit card number – 208-312-0314 (Kay).  If you get a ‘Please Wait’ message when opening the form find the download arrow in the upper right corner of the black bar just below the address bar at the top of your screen (move your cursor toward the address bar and the black bar should appear), click the download arrow and save the form to your desktop and re-open there.

SQUADDING: Presquadding is now open on presquad.com 

GOLF CARTS:  A limited number of golf carts are available to rent.  Contact John Cushman to reserve 509-939-7830.

OXFORD SUITES offering special room rates.   This newly remodeled hotel is once again offering special rates for shooters attending the Grand Pacific.  There are a limited number of room with the special rates so reserve early.  Mention the code PITA when reserving.  Call 509-847-1000 today to reserve your room.

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Our recent bank reconciliation shows the PITA has a number checks issued to shooters that were neither cashed or deposited – UPDATED 5/10/19.  If you have such a check please cash or deposit it.   If your name appears on this list (click here) please call Kay at 208-312-0314 today.   Thanks for your help with this matter.

The PITA is once again running a Free Entry raffle.  The cost of each ticket is $5.00 and will cover the cost of targets & trophy’s (no options included) to all registered events at the 2019 PITA Grand Pacific Tournament.  Raffle rules are as follows:

  • Each $5.00 ticket is eligible for random drawing each time 220 tickets are reported sold. This means each ticket could be eligible for multiple drawings depending upon when it is purchased.   The earlier a ticket is purchased, the more potential chances are to win!
  • A winning, randomly drawn ticket will be removed from further random drawings. Purchasers of multiple tickets are eligible to win more than once with different tickets.
  • Random drawing winners will be contacted by the PITA and will be posted on the shootpita.com website
  • A random draw winner my transfer their prize in full by notifying the PITA in person or in writing to whom the prize has been transferred and by providing a contact number.
  • Winning tickets are not redeemable in cash by the PITA
  • Winners need not be present to win

So, support the PITA, support the Grand Pacific and enter for your chance to win free entry to the 2019 Grand Pacific Tournament.  See you at the Grand.

Tickets are available for sale by contacting Kay Klundt at kay@shootpita.com or by phone 208-312-0314.  All Executive Committee members also have tickets.

A celebration of life for Bob Hopkins will be held April 7th, 2019 at 1:00 pm at the Cowichan Valley Trap and Skeet Club. Please print this notice and post it on your bulletin board for any of your members that may wish to attend.

The club is situated just outside of Duncan, on Old Lake Cowichan Road, just before River Bottom Road on the right. Our address is 4505 Old Lake Cowichan Road.

Thanks

Ray Lowrey
Secretary/Treasurer
CVTSC

Once again this year the PITA will be providing new wired BRB Voice Calls on every trap at the PITA Grand Pacific to be held at the Spokane Gun Club July 21-27, 2019. We will be offering these 20-sets (used for the Grand Pacific only) to gun clubs for $895.00 per set, first come-first served – so don’t wait to order! This is a great deal for essentially brand new BRB Voice Calls and they will sell fast. Contact Mike Riggs at riggsconstinc@gmail.com or John Adams at jadams@eotnet.net to order. Payment will be required to confirm order.

Below are changes to the small yellow pocket schedule – please note:

  • 5/11/19 – ADDED – Vancouver (BC) – Pre-Provincial
  • 6/1/19 – ADDED – Fallon (NV) – Doubles marathon
  • 6/7-9/19 – CHANGED to 6/29-30 – Fallon (NV) – HOF Shoot
  • 6/8/19 – CANCEL – Granite Falls (WA)
  • 6/14/19 – ADDED – Wenatchee (WA) – WA Doubles League
  • 6/15-16/19 – ADDED – Wenatchee (WA)
  • 6/29-30/2019 – ADDED – Fallon (NV) – HOF Shoot
  • 9/28-29/2019 – CANCELLED due to lack of help running the shoot – El Dorado (CA)
  • 10/6/2019 – ADDED – Kenmore (WA)

If your club wishes to add shoots/marathons contact your State or Provincial Secretary for approval.

Bulkley Valley Rod & Gun Club has added two marathons to the calendar:  March 30 (up to 500 doubles) and April 27 (up to 500 handicap).  If your club wishes to add shoots/marathons contact your State or Provincial Secretary for approval.