Richard Kaiser began his ATA participation in 1954. He was inducted into the California Hall Of Fame at the age of 77. He served as CGSTA Director from 1965 to 1988 and was the association president in 1972.

In 1982, Dick was presented the 'Award of Gratitude' plaque by the association in recognition of his work for the state. As a director, he worked the state and northern zone tournaments, handicapping, trap setting, card imprinting, selling memberships and other shoot-related work.

Dick was the handicap winner at the 1970 northern zone shoot. He has won several Veteran and Sr. Veteran trophies at PITA state and Grand Pacific shoots. He served as a PITA director since 1960.

Richard Kaiser was inducted in to the California Trapshooting Hall of Fame in 1988.