issf-sports.org - news http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx Get the news from issf-sports.org en ISSF Junior World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - Gabala, AZE - Junior World Cup closes with Australia’s Wallace claiming the Trap Men Gold, Russia finishes atop the medal ranking Jack Wallace of Australia beat Italy’s Simone D’Ambrosio in the Gold medal match of the Trap Men Junior, the conclusive event of the ISSF Junior World Cup in Gabala. In the final medal standings the Russian Federation preceded India and Norway. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2679 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2679 Thu, 22 Sep 2016 14:00:09 GMT ISSF Junior World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - Gabala, AZE - Norway, the Russian Federation and the People’s Republic of China earns today’s Golds at the Junior World Cup On the second-to-last day in Gabala the Russian Federation solidified his position atop the overall medal ranking thanks to Margarita Lomova’s Gold in the 25m Pistol Women Junior. Norway’s first individual Gold was signed by Benjamin Tingsrud Karlsen in the 50m Rifle 3 Positions Men Junior event, while Chinese athlete Wang Chunchun ruled the Trap Women Junior match. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2678 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2678 Wed, 21 Sep 2016 16:47:43 GMT ISSF Junior World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - Gabala, AZE - The Russian Federation, the Czech Republic and India climbed atop today’s podiums in Gabala Artem Chernousov secured his second Gold medal of the competition in the men’s 50m Pistol Junior event, while his teammate Anastasiia Galashina secured the women’s 10m Air Rifle Junior Gold. Czech Republic’s Filip Nepejchal climbed atop the 10m Air Rifle Men Junior podium, while India’s Rushiraj Barot ruled the 25m Rapid Fire Pistol Men Junior event. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2677 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2677 Tue, 20 Sep 2016 15:09:38 GMT ISSF Junior World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - Gabala, AZE - The Russian Federation pockets 3 of the 4 Gold medals up for grabs in Gabala Artem Chernousov, Margarita Lomova and Alexey Belov secured today’s Junior Gold medals in the 10m Air Pistol Men, 10m Air Pistol Women and Skeet Men, respectively, while Czech Republic’s Nikola Foistova finished atop the podium in the 50m Rifle 3 Positions Women event. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2676 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2676 Mon, 19 Sep 2016 17:05:24 GMT ISSF Junior World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - Gabala, AZE - India, Russia and China shine on day 1 in Gabala The first individual Gold medals of the ISSF Junior World Cup went to Indian shooter Subhankar Pramanick, who ruled the Rifle Prone event, to Russian Skeet Women athlete Alina Fazylyanova, and to Chinese shooter Qi Ying, who claimed the Double Trap Gold. The two non-Olympic events held today saw India and Kazakhstan finish atop the podium. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2675 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2675 Sun, 18 Sep 2016 17:22:14 GMT ISSF Junior World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - Gabala, AZE - The second ISSF Junior World Cup of the year started today in Gabala Almost 300 hundred junior athletes will compete for the 36 individual and team Gold medals at the Gabala Shooting Club. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2674 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2674 Sat, 17 Sep 2016 14:26:56 GMT ISSF Junior World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - Gabala, AZE - Almost 300 shooters will liven up the ISSF Junior World Cup in Gabala The second ISSF Junior World Cup of the year is the final junior competition of the season, and it will take place from September 16th to September 23rd. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2673 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2673 Wed, 14 Sep 2016 12:24:00 GMT ISSF World Cup Finals to highlight the upcoming Olympic Channel schedule The two conclusive competitions of the 2016 season will be streamed live on the recently-launched Olympic media platform, who’s going to present 35 events in partnership with 10 International Federations. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2672 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2672 Mon, 12 Sep 2016 16:58:30 GMT The 2016 Paralympic Games is underway in Rio de Janeiro The 15th edition of the Summer Paralympics kicked-off on September 7th with the Opening Ceremony held at the Maracanã Stadium. On September 8th, then, the Shooting sport started delivering its medals. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2671 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2671 Mon, 12 Sep 2016 12:43:14 GMT The Rio 2016 Olympic medallists headline the ISSF World Cup Finals participants In October, two Italian cities, Bologna and Rome, will welcome the two ISSF World Cup Finals, with the first one set to host the Rifle/Pistol one from the 4th to the 10th of October, while the Shotgun one will take place in the Italian capital city from October 10th to October 16th. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2669 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2669 Fri, 02 Sep 2016 16:52:54 GMT The IOC launched three new platforms dedicated to the athletes The Olympic Athletes’ Hub, the Athlete Learning Gateway and the Athlete Career Programme are three different ways for the shooting sport athletes to connect with other sportsmen and sportswomen and empower their knowledge. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2670 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2670 Thu, 01 Sep 2016 16:53:07 GMT XXXI Olympic Games - Rio de Janeiro, BRA - Rio 2016 Olympic Games: final medal standings and records Italy and the People’s Republic of China secured the highest number of total medals with 7 apiece. Italy, anyway, also claimed the top of the standings with 4 Golds and 3 Silvers, followed in 2nd place by Germany with 3 Gold medals and 1 Silver. The Chinese Shooting team placed in 3rd position with 1 Gold, 2 Silvers and 4 Bronzes. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2667 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2667 Sun, 14 Aug 2016 21:10:12 GMT XXXI Olympic Games - Rio de Janeiro, BRA - Finals 50m Rifle 3 Positions Men - Niccolo Campriani claims his third individual rifle shooting Olympic gold: nobody like him before Italy’s Campriani became the most successful Olympic rifle shooter ever, as claimed today’s 50m Rifle 3 Position Men brightest medal, his second Rio 2016 gold, and his third Olympic title since London 2012. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2666 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2666 Sun, 14 Aug 2016 20:51:40 GMT XXXI Olympic Games - Rio de Janeiro, BRA - 50m Rifle 3 Positions Men - Rio 2016 preview: 50m Rifle 3 Positions Men The 50m Rifle 3 Positions Men event will close the Olympic Shooting schedule of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. World Ranking number 1, USA’s Matthew Emmons, will battle with China’s Hui Zicheng and Zhu Qinan and many other valuable athletes. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2665 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2665 Sun, 14 Aug 2016 11:48:00 GMT XXXI Olympic Games - Rio de Janeiro, BRA - Finals Skeet Men - Italy’s Gabriele Rossetti adds a Skeet Olympic gold to his family’s medals showcase Gabriele, the son of 1992 Olympic Bronze medalist Bruno, defeat Marcus Svensson of Sweden by hitting all his targets: 94 clays in a row without missing a single shot, between qualifications, shoot-off, semi-final and gold medal match. IOA’s 52-year old Abdullah Alrashidi claimed Bronze at his sixth participation. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2664 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2664 Sat, 13 Aug 2016 22:17:01 GMT XXXI Olympic Games - Rio de Janeiro, BRA - Finals 25m Rapid Fire Pistol Men - Reitz nails men’s 25m Rapid Fire Pistol title in Rio, it’s another golden day for Germany It’s the third consecutive Gold medal for the country, in rifle and pistol events, in Rio de Janeiro. Climbing on his second Olympic podium, the 29-year old shooter walks in the footsteps of Ralf Schumann, a legend of the sport. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2663 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2663 Sat, 13 Aug 2016 19:48:17 GMT XXXI Olympic Games - Rio de Janeiro, BRA - Rio 2016 preview: 25m Rapid Fire Pistol Men and Skeet Men On the second-to-last day of the Olympic Shooting schedule the 25m Rapid Fire Pistol Men and the Skeet Men event will deliver their medals. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2662 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2662 Fri, 12 Aug 2016 23:45:55 GMT XXXI Olympic Games - Rio de Janeiro, BRA - Finals Skeet Women - Italy’s Bacosi and Cainero claim Skeet Gold and Silver, USA’s Rhode wins record 6th medal Italy triumphed at the Olympic Shooting Centre in Deodoro today, thanks to the first-time Olympian Bacosi and to the 2008 Olympic Champion Cainero. Kimberly Rhode won her sixth individual Olympic medal out of six consecutive Olympic participations, a record. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2661 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2661 Fri, 12 Aug 2016 22:50:43 GMT XXXI Olympic Games - Rio de Janeiro, BRA - Finals 50m Rifle Prone Men - Junghaenel wins Germany’s second rifle gold medal of the week at the Olympic Shooting Centre The German athlete wins the 50m Rifle Prone Men final, securing the second rifle medal for his country after the success of Barbara Engleder at yesterday’s 50m Rifle 3 Positions Women event. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2660 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2660 Fri, 12 Aug 2016 18:06:44 GMT XXXI Olympic Games - Rio de Janeiro, BRA - Rio 2016 preview: 50m Rifle Prone Men and Skeet Women Two more Olympic Gold medals will be delivered tomorrow at the Olympic Shooting Centre in Deodoro, Rio de Janeiro, as USA’s Kimberly Rhode will try to write her own page in the history books, and some experienced shooters will battle for the men’s 50m Rifle Prone Olympic title. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2659 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2659 Thu, 11 Aug 2016 20:27:04 GMT