Compete? If you join the ATA or PITA (Pacific) you can shot any of the shots nation or state wide. Some states have 20 or more shots a year. Some of your better shooters go from shot to shot; to win $$, prizes,and be known as the "BEST" in their class. ( AAA,AA,A,B,C, & D ) this travel can start in Calif and end in NY or Fla!!! These guys & girls are seriousabout their shooting. Try shooting 5,000 to 8,000 shells a year for 10 - 20 years ... Later Ed.