- competitive shooting for distance only.
Origin of flight shooting
First recorded in 1795–1805
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Examples from the Web for flight shooting
The whole of the above records refer to flight-shooting with a 12-bore gun.
Our best bags (flight-shooting) are: in one day, 81; in four days, 247.
We skip a few hours, since we have no intention of inflicting on the reader the details of a mornings flight-shooting.
Flight-Shooting is merely a trial of distance, and he who can shoot the furthest is the winner of the trial.How to Fence
Aaron A. Warford
A few of either species usually fall to our guns while flight-shooting during the winter months.