don't we have this conversation every couple years? It all boils down to too many major matchs and little to zero ROI for sponsors.
Nobody watches this sport which is a speck on the radar in the still small gun industry.
To the average gun owner it's not really impressive to watch. I have showed non uspsa friends videos of some of my stage wins at majors. Every single one of them thought they could do the same or better. They just don't know what they don't know.
Regarding the swinger, one of the main reasons I go to Frostpoof is to see what evil Shannon cooks up.
As someone who has shot close to 100k rounds a year in practice a lot of years, it's a bouquet hobby game.