Jake Turner

Jake Turner

Date of Birth: 03/11/1989

Hometown: Richland, Wash.

Event: Men’s Trap


Jacob started shooting at 9 years old with a little encouragement from his father and uncle. He developed his skills through Amateur Trapshooting Association (ATA) programs and in 2006 he made the National Development Team. The following year, he made the leap up to the National Team and has been a member ever since.  Jacob has been a Resident Athlete at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs since 2007 and currently attends the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs where he is pursuing a degree in Mechanical Engineering. In addition to competitive shooting, Jacob enjoys playing golf, hunting, fishing and snowboarding in his spare time.

Competition Highlights

  • 2012 National Championships, Bronze Medalist
  • 2012 World Cup London, 8th Place
  • 2011 Pan American Games, 8th Place
  • 2011 Fall Selection, 2nd Place
  • 2010 Fall Selection, 4th Place
  • 2010 World Championship, 6th Place
  • 2010 National Championship, Silver Medalist
  • 2009 Fall Selection, Silver Medalist
  • 2009 National Championship, Silver Medalist
  • 2009 National Junior Olympic Championships, Silver Medalist
  • 2009 World Championship, Team Silver Medal
  • 2008 Fall Selection, Junior Gold Medalist
  • 2008 National Championship, Junior Gold Medalist
  • 2008 National Championship, Bronze Medalist
  • 2008 National Junior Olympic Championships, Bronze Medalist
  • 2007 National Championship, 6th Place
  • 2006 National Championship, Silver Medalist
  • 2006 National Junior Olympic Championships, Gold Medalist