issf-sports.org - news http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx Get the news from issf-sports.org en ISSF rejects false allegations of Vice President Luciano Rossi In a recent letter to all ISSF Member Federations, and in a subsequent open letter distributed to the media, ISSF Vice President Luciano Rossi attacked the 2020 Olympic Shooting Program recommendations submitted by the ISSF to the IOC last February, providing ISSF Member Federations, media and stakeholders with false information. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2775 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2775 Fri, 14 Apr 2017 22:31:09 GMT 1st ISSF Academy Tutors Workshop a Great Success Due to the success and continued rising demand for D course instructors, the ISSF Academy has created a pilot workshop to train and develop qualified tutors to deliver the Academy’s D-Course to the required high standards. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2774 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2774 Fri, 07 Apr 2017 10:25:04 GMT Refugee Olympic Team a symbol of unifying power of sport on International Day of Sport for Development and Peace On the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace (IDSDP), the International Olympic Committee (IOC) celebrates the Refugee Olympic Team and the power of sport to unite people and help build a peaceful and better world. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2773 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2773 Thu, 06 Apr 2017 11:11:41 GMT ISSF World Cup Shotgun - Acapulco, MEX - The United States claim the top of the medal ranking in Acapulco USA Shooting pocketed four total medals at the ISSF World Cup Stage 2 in Acapulco: two Golds and 2 Silvers. The three other Golds were delivered to India, Italy and Spain. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2772 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2772 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 01:02:51 GMT ISSF World Cup Shotgun - Acapulco, MEX - Final Skeet Men - Marco Sablone is back in the business, claims Italy’s second consecutive men’s Skeet Gold The 28-year-old shooter pocketed Italy’s first and only medal in Acapulco, prevailing over United States’ Frank Thompson, who also pocketed the first World Cup medal of his career, and Australia’s Paul Adams, who claimed his second consecutive Bronze. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2771 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2771 Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:00:00 GMT ISSF World Cup Shotgun - Acapulco, MEX - ISSF World Cup in Acapulco: day 8 preview The Skeet Men final match will close the curtain on the second ISSF World Cup stage of the season, which took place in Acapulco (MEX) since March 17th. The fifth and last final will be streamed live on www.issf-sports.org and on the Federation’s official Facebook page. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2770 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2770 Sun, 26 Mar 2017 19:35:55 GMT ISSF World Cup Shotgun - Acapulco, MEX - Final Skeet Women - Kimberly Rhode goes double figures, clinches her 10th World Cup Gold in women’s Skeet The legendary United States’ shooter keeps dominating the women’s Skeet event, securing her third consecutive Gold medal after the ones she won at the 2016 ISSF World Cup Final in Rome (ITA) and at the first World Cup stage of the season in New Delhi (IND). http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2769 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2769 Sat, 25 Mar 2017 23:41:00 GMT IOC launches bold initiative on gender equality The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board today approved a major review project regarding gender equality in the Olympic Movement. With the help of its partners, the Summer and Winter International Sports Federations (IFs) and National Olympic Committees (NOCs), the IOC is undertaking a comprehensive review of the current state of gender equality in the Olympic Games with a mandate to produce action-oriented recommendations for change. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2768 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2768 Sat, 25 Mar 2017 17:34:34 GMT ISSF World Cup Shotgun - Acapulco, MEX - ISSF World Cup in Acapulco: day 7 preview Two events are left on the schedule of the second ISSF World Cup stage of the season, taking place in Acapulco (MEX) until March 27th. Today, at the Club de Caza, Tiro y Pesca de Acapulco, the Skeet Women shooters will compete for the second Gold medal up for grabs this year. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2767 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2767 Sat, 25 Mar 2017 15:57:28 GMT ISSF World Cup Shotgun - Acapulco, MEX - Final Double Trap Men - India’s Mittal secures his first career Gold in Acapulco, gets his payback on Australia’s Willett Once again, the two athletes shot head-to-head for the men’s Double Trap Gold medal, and this time it was Ankur Mittal turn to raise his gun to the sky. The 24-year-old Indian also equalled the World Record set by Willett in New Delhi (IND). http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2766 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2766 Wed, 22 Mar 2017 23:00:00 GMT ISSF World Cup Shotgun - Acapulco, MEX - ISSF World Cup in Acapulco: day 4 preview The Double Trap Men final will be third event delivering its medal at the Club de Caza, Tiro y Pesca de Acapulco, where the second stage of the 2017 ISSF World Cup Series is currently taking places. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2764 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2764 Wed, 22 Mar 2017 09:38:00 GMT The Mexican minister of Sport Mr. Alfredo Castillo Cervantes visited the ISSF World Cup in Acapulco The ISSF President Mr. Olegario Vazquez Raña and the ISSF Secretary General Mr. Franz Schreiber welcomed Mr. Castillo Cervantes at today's Trap Mixed Event final match. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2765 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2765 Wed, 22 Mar 2017 04:38:59 GMT ISSF World Cup Shotgun - Acapulco, MEX - Final Trap Men - Alberto Fernandez wins another Spanish derby against his friend and teammate Antonio Bailon The 33-year-old Spaniard secured the fifth World Cup Gold medal of his career, the first this year after the Bronze one he claimed in the first competition of the season in New Delhi (IND). http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2763 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2763 Mon, 20 Mar 2017 23:00:00 GMT ISSF World Cup Shotgun - Acapulco, MEX - ISSF World Cup in Acapulco: Day 2 preview Four shooters lead the qualification ranking after three rounds. Today, the 61 athletes will shoot the remaining 50 clays, trying to book a spot among the six men's Trap finlaists. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2762 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2762 Mon, 20 Mar 2017 16:22:41 GMT ISSF World Cup Shotgun - Acapulco, MEX - Final Trap Women - United States’ Carroll beats Olympic Silver medalist Rooney to claim her first World Cup Gold The United States’ 22-year-old competed in front of her parents in the second World Cup stage of the season, surviving a six-way shoot-off to enter the final and finishing atop the women’s Trap podium. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2761 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2761 Sun, 19 Mar 2017 23:00:00 GMT ISSF World Cup Shotgun - Acapulco, MEX - ISSF World Cup in Acapulco: Day 1 preview The women’s Trap event will deliver its medals today in Acapulco, while the first day of the men’s Trap qualifications will also take place. The final will be streamed live on the ISSF official Facebook page and on issf-sports.org. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2760 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2760 Sun, 19 Mar 2017 15:55:12 GMT ISSF World Cup Shotgun - Acapulco, MEX - Opening Ceremony - The second ISSF competition of the season officially opened in Acapulco The ISSF World Cup Stage 2 kicked-off today in Acapulco (MEX), where more than two-hundred athletes will compete in the five Shotgun events until March 27th. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2759 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2759 Sat, 18 Mar 2017 23:00:00 GMT ISSF 2017 Rulebook Update – Download the new Rulebook The latest version of the ISSF OFFICIAL STATUTES, RULES AND REGULATIONS has been published. Summary of the main changes and download link. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2758 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2758 Thu, 16 Mar 2017 22:47:21 GMT ISSF World Cup Shotgun - Acapulco, MEX - Acapulco is ready to host this year’s second World Cup stage For the fourth time since 2010 the Mexican city overlooking the Pacific Ocean will host a stage of the ISSF World Cup. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2757 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2757 Tue, 14 Mar 2017 10:12:32 GMT The new and redesigned ISSF News Magazine is available for download The first issue of the 2017 ISSF Season presents a new layout, and it features two exclusive interview with the 2016 ISSF Shooter of the Year award winners. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2756 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2756 Tue, 14 Mar 2017 08:00:35 GMT