Harold Vartikian has collected more than 30 trophies in state shoot competition, including the veteran title in the 1996 Singles Championship. He was event winner in the 1980 class 16s. runnerup in the 1997 feature singles, and veteran singles runnerup in 2000 - all with 200s. Among his other award were veteran and senior vet all-around honors in 2000 and 2002, respectively, plus the AA prize in the 2004 class doubles with 100.

He netted two club awards at the 2004 Western Zone Shoot.

Vartikian captured high-gun honors in the 1982 Golden West Grand Handicap Championship. His other GWG trophies include Class A recognition for 100 in the 1990 main doubles and veteran laurels for 200 in the 1997 feature singles.

Since 1966 Vartikian has registered 53,350 singles, 67,474 handicap and 34,950 doubles targets.

Harold Vartikian was inducted in to the California Trapshooting Hall of Fame in 2009.