issf-sports.org - news http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx Get the news from issf-sports.org en ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol - Munich, GER - 6 records in the books, as ISSF World Cup Munich comes to an end A successful world cup stage comes to an end in Munich. Over 750 participating athletes from 80 countries took part in the competitions. Six world records were established or equaled. The Republic of Korea finished atop of the medals standings. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2807 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2807 Tue, 23 May 2017 16:15:42 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol - Munich, GER - Final 50m Rifle 3 Positions Men - France’s Raynaud rules the men’s 50m Rifle 3 Positions final, pockets his first career Gold The Rio 2016 Bronze medalist prevailed over Russian Federation’s Sergey Kamenskiy, winning the first World Cup medal of his career in the tenth and conclusive event of the ISSF World Cup Stage 4 in Munich (GER). http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2806 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2806 Tue, 23 May 2017 16:10:31 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol - Munich, GER - Final 10m Air Pistol Women - Two-time Rio 2016 medalist Anna Korakaki claims her first ISSF World Cup Gold medal The Greek 21-year-old finally climbed atop the ISSF World Cup podium, after having collected Gold medals at the Olympic Games and in many other ISSF competitions. Ukraine’s Olena Kostevych finished in 2nd position, while China’s Lin Yuemei claimed the Bronze. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2805 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2805 Tue, 23 May 2017 14:17:34 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol - Munich, GER - Final 10m Air Pistol Men - YOG champion Korostylov wins Air Pistol final in Munich The 19-year-old Ukrainian shooter beat 2010 World Champion Tomoyuki Matsuda of Japan and 4-time Olympic Champion Jin Jongoh of the Republic of Korea to win his first ISSF World Cup Gold. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2804 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2804 Mon, 22 May 2017 16:27:16 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol - Munich, GER - Final 50m Rifle 3 Positions Women - Pejcic wins women’s 50m Rifle 3 Positions final by 6.8 points The Croatian shooter left no chances to her opponents, collecting a safe lead through the three positions, to win her 5th world cup gold in career. Host country Germany celebrated two medals thanks to Gschwandtner and Beer. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2803 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2803 Mon, 22 May 2017 15:10:59 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol - Munich, GER - Final 25m Rapid Fire Pistol Men - Quiquampoix leads Rapid Fire Pistol final in Munich In the final, he met and beat the two athletes who shared the Rio 2016 Olympic podium with him. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2802 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2802 Sun, 21 May 2017 17:48:26 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol - Munich, GER - Final 50m Rifle Prone Men - Kim pockets 50m Rifle Prone gold at the last shot Ranked second in the world after his success in Rio de Janeiro, the Korean athlete had never won and ISSF World Cup medal before. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2801 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2801 Sun, 21 May 2017 13:28:17 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol - Munich, GER - Korakaki and Campriani awarded “2016 ISSF Shooter of the Year” trophy The two Rio 2016 Olympic Champions received the award during the ISSF World Cup in Munich, today. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2800 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2800 Sat, 20 May 2017 16:03:11 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol - Munich, GER - Final 25m Pistol Women - 25m Pistol World Champion Zhang claims gold in Munich Bulgaria’s Boneva and Greece’s Anna Korakaki followed in second and third place. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2799 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2799 Sat, 20 May 2017 15:35:05 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol - Munich, GER - Final 50m Pistol Men - 50m Pistol Olympic Champ Jin sets record in Munich With 230.5 points, he set a new world record, winning the men’s 50m Pistol final in Munich ahead of Portugal Joao Costa and Serbia’s Dimitrije Grgic. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2798 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2798 Sat, 20 May 2017 13:10:05 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol - Munich, GER - Final 10m Air Rifle Women - Ilie unbeatable at the women’s air rifle final The first-time finalist ranked 120th in the world claimed an odd-defying victory with over 3 points of advantage on her followers. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2797 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2797 Fri, 19 May 2017 18:47:19 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol - Munich, GER - Final 10m Air Rifle Men - Kamenskiy sets new Air Rifle World Record in Munich The Russian shooter scored a new world record of 250.9 points to win the men’s 10m Air Rifle Men final at the ISSF World Cup in Munich, Germany, today. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2796 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2796 Fri, 19 May 2017 16:43:15 GMT Target Sprint has taken the UK by storm After the huge success of the inaugural British Shooting Target Sprint National Series in 2016, the event is back for 2017 and looks set to be bigger and better than ever.  http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2795 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2795 Wed, 17 May 2017 10:46:30 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol - Munich, GER - The stage is set in Munich for the fourth ISSF World Cup of the season Seventy-six days after the last shot was fired in New Delhi (IND), the international Rifle/Pistol scene is ready to claim the spotlights back, as the fourth ISSF World Cup stage of the season will take place in Munich (GER) from the 17th to the 24th of May. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2794 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2794 Tue, 16 May 2017 16:35:05 GMT Construction works at the ISSF World Cup site started in Guadalajara The Club Cinegético Jaliscinense in Guadalajara (MEX) will host the first stage of the 2018 ISSF World Cup Series from March 2nd to March 12th. All the members of the LOC attended the ceremony. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2793 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2793 Mon, 15 May 2017 17:03:22 GMT 13th African Championship, Africa YOG Qualification - Cairo, EGY - Four YOG quotas for Buenos Aires 2018 delivered at the 13th African Championship The process of quota allocation for the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games started on April 1st, and it will close on July 31st, 2018. Shooting sport will deliver a total of 54 quotas, four of which have been just awarded in Cairo (EGY). http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2792 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2792 Mon, 15 May 2017 15:59:54 GMT ISSF President Olegario Vazquez Raña visits 2018 Youth Olympic Games shooting venue He was accompanied by ISSF Technical Delegate for the 3rd Youth Olympic Games, Mr. Carlos Silva Monterroso, during a meeting with Buenos Aires 2018’s Organizing Committee http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2791 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2791 Wed, 10 May 2017 16:15:55 GMT ISSF World Cup Shotgun - Larnaka, CYP - ISSF Shotgun World Cup in Larnaka closed: medals and records The new event recommended by the ISSF for inclusion in the Tokyo 2020 Olympic program has been tested at all ISSF World Cup Stages, this year, and recorded a great success in Larnaka, where 32 teams entered the competition. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2788 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2788 Sun, 07 May 2017 19:00:00 GMT ISSF World Cup Shotgun - Larnaka, CYP - Test Event - Medal Matches Trap Mixed Team - High participation at the Trap Mixed Teams event test in Larnaka, won by Team Spain The new event recommended by the ISSF for inclusion in the Tokyo 2020 Olympic program has been tested at all ISSF World Cup Stages, this year. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2789 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2789 Sun, 07 May 2017 17:46:48 GMT ISSF World Cup Shotgun - Larnaka, CYP - Final Trap Men - Spain’s Bailon beats two Olympic Champs and sets a new Trap world record in Larnaka The last official event of the ISSF Shotgun World Cup in Larnaka, Cyprus, saw the success of the Spanish shooter Bailon, who secured gold with a record score of 46 hits beating Cernogoraz and Alipov. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2787 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2787 Sat, 06 May 2017 18:39:56 GMT