issf-sports.org - news http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx Get the news from issf-sports.org en The 5th ISSF Academy A-Course took place in Finland The course was held from the 5th to the 15th of December 2017 in Kuortane (FIN), where ten coaches attended the 40-hour class. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2960 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2960 Tue, 16 Jan 2018 09:00:00 GMT Bisham, England hosted 59th ISSF Academy D-Course The course took place at the Bisham Abbey National Sports Centre from January 4th to January 6th. More than 20 aspiring male and female coaches participated. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2959 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2959 Fri, 12 Jan 2018 09:32:11 GMT ISSF Academy announces schedule for 2018 courses Locations, dates and deadlines have been made official. Both courses will be held in Bar (MNE). http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2958 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2958 Fri, 12 Jan 2018 09:30:05 GMT Season’s Greetings from the International Shooting Sport Federation The ISSF extends its best wishes for a happy season's holiday time to the shooting sport family. The ISSF Headquarter will be closed for the seasons's holidays from the 21st of December 2017 to the 2nd of January 2018 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2957 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2957 Fri, 22 Dec 2017 09:21:41 GMT 52nd ISSF World Championship in all Shooting events: preliminary schedule published 708 medals will be awarded at the Championship, that will be held in Changwon, Republic of Korea, from the 31 August 2018 through the 15 September 2018. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2956 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2956 Wed, 20 Dec 2017 11:54:14 GMT ISSF Rules Changes for 2018-2020 approved Summary of important changes found in the ISSF Official Statutes, Rules and Regulations, Second Print 01/2018, that can be downloaded from the ISSF website. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2955 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2955 Mon, 18 Dec 2017 14:01:20 GMT ISSF mourns the loss of four-time Olympian Lones W. Wigger The Shooting Sport family mourns the loss of honored and distinguished rifle shooter Lones W. Wigger, who passed away yesterday evening. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2954 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2954 Fri, 15 Dec 2017 15:59:05 GMT 10th Asian Championship 10m, Asia YOG Qualification - Wako City, JPN - 14 Buenos Aires 2018 quotas delivered at the Asian Championship The championship, held in Wako City (JPN) from December 6th to December 12th, awarded 14 slots in four events: 10m Air Rifle Men, 10m Air Pistol Men, 10m Air Rifle Women and 10m Air Pistol Women. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2953 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2953 Thu, 14 Dec 2017 12:41:24 GMT Canada's Lynda Kiejko stars in new Olympic Channel original series The 37-year-old Pistol shooter is among the protagonists of the Day Jobs original series, an Olympic Channel production that takes you through the efforts that many athletes make everyday to feed their Olympic dream. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2950 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2950 Wed, 13 Dec 2017 17:06:46 GMT D-Course in Sweden seals the busiest year of ISSF Academy The D58 course was held in Stockholm (SWE) from December 1st to December 3rd. A total of nine aspiring coaches participated, coming from all over the country. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2952 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2952 Wed, 13 Dec 2017 10:03:14 GMT ISSF Delegation visits Changwon in preparation of the 52nd ISSF World Championship Changwon (KOR), will host the 52nd ISSF World Championship in all shooting events, in 2018. While the existing venue of Changwon is being reconstructed and extended, an ISSF delegation led by Secretary General Franz Schreiber visited the Organizing Committee to follow the preparations. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2951 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2951 Mon, 11 Dec 2017 11:08:52 GMT Buenos Aires 2018 launches volunteer programme The Organizing Committee of the 3rd Youth Olympic Games opened online registration to be part of the voluntary workforce of Buenos Aires 2018. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2949 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2949 Tue, 05 Dec 2017 15:32:55 GMT ISSF Academy successfully hosts B-Course in Kuortane, Finland The ten-day course was attended by 25 coaches, under the tutorship of Mr. Kimmo Yli-Jaskari, Dr. Kevin Kilty, Dr. Zeljko Todorovic and Prof. Claudio Robazza. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2947 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2947 Thu, 23 Nov 2017 15:37:07 GMT Job opening: Danish Shooting Union is looking for a national rifle coach A high level of technical knowledge is required, as long as a good level of preparation in the physical and mental training. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2945 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2945 Wed, 22 Nov 2017 10:32:55 GMT 15th ISSF Championship Organizers Workshop kicks-off in Munich More than 90 delegates - including representatives of 41 Organizing Committees - meet at the annual ISSF Workshop to share experiences and best practices in several organizational areas. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2944 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2944 Fri, 17 Nov 2017 17:16:03 GMT ISSF Academy conducts Olympic Solidarity Technical Course in Georgia The course was held in Georgia’s capital city Tbilisi from the 9th to the 11th of November, and 24 aspiring Shotgun coaches participated. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2943 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2943 Tue, 14 Nov 2017 14:35:04 GMT Three Buenos Aires 2018 quota places for Oceania delivered in Gold Coast The slots were awarded to three Australian shooters. No quota was delivered in the men’s 10m Air Pistol event, as none of the participants finished above the MQS of 540 points. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2942 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2942 Fri, 10 Nov 2017 17:00:00 GMT First ISSF Academy D-Course held in Indonesia Thirty-five students attended the historic course in Jakarta (INA), under the guidance of Pistol tutor Sonal Ramendra and Rifle tutor Glenn Clifton Apfel. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2938 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2938 Fri, 10 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Egypt hosts its second ISSF Academy D-Course Thirty-three participants attended the course, held in Cairo (EGY) from the 11th to the 15th of October. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2937 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2937 Fri, 10 Nov 2017 09:00:00 GMT Anna Korakaki and Federico Gil selected as Athlete Role Models for Buenos Aires 2018 The two shooters were selected by the International Shooting Sport Federation to support and mentor the young athletes that will participate in the 3rd Youth Olympic Games, taking place in the Argentinian capital city from the 6th to the 18th of October 2018. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2939 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2939 Thu, 09 Nov 2017 14:17:40 GMT