issf-sports.org - news http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx Get the news from issf-sports.org en 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 XXXI Olympic Games - Rio de Janeiro, BRA - Finals 50m Rifle 3 Positions Women - Engleder brings the German flag atop the women’s 50m Rifle 3 Position podium The 33-year athlete beat the two Chinese teammates Zhang Binbin and Du Li, and announced she will retire after today’s victory. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2658 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2658 Thu, 11 Aug 2016 20:22:39 GMT JOB ALERT: International Paralympic Committee looking for an IPC Shooting Sport Manager Apply directly to the International Paralympic Committee within the 21st of August. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2657 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2657 Thu, 11 Aug 2016 15:27:04 GMT XXXI Olympic Games - Rio de Janeiro, BRA - 50m Rifle 3 Positions Women - Rio 2016 preview: 50m Rifle 3 Positions Women The 50m Rifle 3 Positions Women final match will highlight tomorrow’s schedule at the Olympic Shooting Centre in Deodoro. Snjezana Pejcic of Croatia is among the favorites for the Gold medal, after claiming 3 of the 4 Golds up for grabs at this year’s ISSF World Cup. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2656 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2656 Thu, 11 Aug 2016 08:03:00 GMT XXXI Olympic Games - Rio de Janeiro, BRA - Finals Double Trap Men - Aldeehani secures Independent Olympic Athletes team’s first medal in Rio at the Double Trap final The 49-year old Olympic multi-medalist rely on his long experience to overcome difficult weather conditions at the Olympic Shooting Centre in Deodoro, to claim the best result of his 30-year long career. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2655 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2655 Wed, 10 Aug 2016 22:09:07 GMT XXXI Olympic Games - Rio de Janeiro, BRA - Finals 50m Pistol Men - Jin Jongoh (KOR) makes history winning his 3rd 50m Pistol Olympic Gold back to back Nobody had ever won three Olympic gold medals back to back in the history of the sport. And nobody has ever won four individual shooting sport gold medals as he did. But there’s more to come, he says. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2654 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2654 Wed, 10 Aug 2016 19:25:48 GMT XXXI Olympic Games - Rio de Janeiro, BRA - Rio 2016 preview: 50m Pistol Men and Double Trap Men At 12:00 PM (UTC-3), Republic of Korea’s Jin Jongoh will try to best the 5th place he nailed in the 10m Air Pistol Men event, while Australia’s James Willett and Russian Federation’s Vasily Mosin will lead the group of contenders of the Double Trap Men Olympic title. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2653 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2653 Wed, 10 Aug 2016 14:56:22 GMT XXXI Olympic Games - Rio de Janeiro, BRA - Finals 25m Pistol Women - Anna Korakaki again on Rio 2016 podium as she claims 25m Pistol Women gold for Greece The 20-year old shooter won Greece’s first Rio 2016 Gold just two days after claiming the air pistol bronze medal. Monika Karsch of Germany finished in second, Switzerland’s Heidi Diethelm Gerber in third. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2652 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2652 Tue, 09 Aug 2016 23:30:17 GMT XXXI Olympic Games - Rio de Janeiro, BRA - Finals Trap Men - Glasnovic earns men’s Trap Gold for Croatia, Italy’s Pellielo secures his third Olympic silver The Croatian athlete shot a perfect semi-final and won a golden shoot-off for Gold, leaving Olympic legend Pellielo in second, once again. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2651 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2651 Mon, 08 Aug 2016 23:15:55 GMT XXXI Olympic Games - Rio de Janeiro, BRA - Finals 10m Air Rifle Men - Italy’s Campriani comes back winning Rio 2016 10m Air Rifle Men Gold One of the main protagonists of London 2012 – the Italian rifle shooter Niccolo Campriani – finished atop of today’s 10m Air Rifle Men podium in Rio de Janeiro. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2650 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2650 Mon, 08 Aug 2016 19:29:39 GMT XXXI Olympic Games - Rio de Janeiro, BRA - 10m Air Rifle Men - Rio 2016 preview: 10m Air Rifle Men event The 2012 Olympic Silver medallist Niccolò Campriani leads the pack of eight athletes that qualified for the final phase of the 10m Air Rifle Men event. The finals is scheduled to take place at 12:00 PM (UTC-3). http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2649 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2649 Mon, 08 Aug 2016 15:35:07 GMT XXXI Olympic Games - Rio de Janeiro, BRA - Trap Men Day 1 - Rio 2016: Trap Men event intermediate results and preview Italy’s Fabbrizi leads the pack with a perfect score of 75 hits our 75 targets. Tomorrow: 50 more qualification targets and the finals at 15.00. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2648 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2648 Sun, 07 Aug 2016 23:27:55 GMT