issf-sports.org - news http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx Get the news from issf-sports.org en ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - Changwon, KOR - Final Trap Men - Eight years later, Mauro De Filippis is gold again! The Italian men’s Trap shooter signed a fantastic comeback pocketing the second World Cup gold of his career after the one he won in Lonato (ITA) in 2010. Czech Republic’s Jiri Liptak placed 2nd and took silver, while Turkey’s Yavuz Ilnam finished with the bronze medal around his neck. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3022 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3022 Tue, 24 Apr 2018 18:00:00 GMT Japan’s Matsuda awarded the 2017 Shooter of the Year trophy It’s the second time that the Japanese pistol ace shooter wins the trophy. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3021 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3021 Tue, 24 Apr 2018 14:10:00 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - Changwon, KOR - Final 10m Air Pistol Men - Chernousov wins breathtaking final by 0.2 to secure Air Pistol gold The Russian athlete went from having 4.1 points of advantage on his followers after the 18th shot, down to a thin margin of 0.2 ahead of the 24th and last shot. He beat India’s world record holder Rizvi, and Bulgaria’s Donkov. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3020 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3020 Tue, 24 Apr 2018 14:00:00 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - Changwon, KOR - Final Trap Women - Finland’s Satu Makela-Nummela claims Trap gold in the rain The 2008 Olympic Champion beat Fatima Galvez and Alessandra Perilli to take the brightest medal in a cold, windy and rainy day in Changwon, in the first official shotgun competition held at the new shooting range that will be used for the 2018 ISSF World Championship to be hosted here in September. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3019 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3019 Mon, 23 Apr 2018 19:00:00 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - Changwon, KOR - Final 10m Air Rifle Mixed Team - China, Russia and Republic of Korea win medals at the air rifle mixed team event The first medal of the home team came today, at the 10m Air Rifle Mixed Team event. Song Soojoo and Jihyeon Keum pocketed their first team bronze, following Team China and Team Russia. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3018 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3018 Mon, 23 Apr 2018 16:00:00 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - Changwon, KOR - Final 25m Pistol Women - Australia’s first-time finalist Galiabovitch beats China’s Lin at the end of a spectacular final The 28-year-old Aussie took the first World Cup medal of her career in Changwon (KOR), prevailing over People’s Republic of China’s Lin Yuemei after two thrilling shoot-off series. Yao Yushi, also of the People’s Republic of China, took bronze. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3017 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3017 Mon, 23 Apr 2018 15:00:00 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - Changwon, KOR - Final 10m Air Rifle Women - Chinese 19-year-old Zhao Ruozhu takes Air Rifle gold in her World Cup debut The young shooter also set a new World Record and a new Junior World Record, prevailing over Chinese Taipei’s Lin Ying-Shin and Norway’s Jenny Stene, who respectively took silver and bronze. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3016 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3016 Sun, 22 Apr 2018 11:38:11 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - Changwon, KOR - Final 10m Air Rifle Men - Russia’s Dryagin and Maslennikov claim Air Rifle gold-silver combo on day-1 The two Russian teammates dueled right to the last shot during the first final match of the ISSF World Cup in Changwon (KOR), where the newly reconstructed shooting range is being tested ahead of the 52nd ISSF World Championship to be held here in September. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3015 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3015 Sun, 22 Apr 2018 07:37:35 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - Changwon, KOR - Opening Ceremony - The second ISSF World Cup of the season officially opened today in Changwon The competition will also serve as a test event for the 2018 ISSF World Championship in all events, scheduled from August 31st to September 15th in the Korean city. A total of 876 athletes will compete in the World Cup stage, representing 70 National Olympic Committees and competing in the 15 Olympic shooting events. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3014 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3014 Sat, 21 Apr 2018 20:00:00 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - Changwon, KOR - Changwon is ready to host the second stage of this year’s ISSF World Cup Series More than 800 will participate in the competition, battling in the 15 Olympic shooting events and representing 70 nations. The World Cup will be held in the same venue that will host the ISSF World Championship in all events next September. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3013 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3013 Tue, 17 Apr 2018 17:25:13 GMT April 6th is the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace As an active member of the Olympic movement, the International Shooting Sport Federation celebrates today the 2018 International Day of Sport for Development and Peace, promoting shooting sport as a tool to drive social change and to foster peace and understanding. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3012 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3012 Fri, 06 Apr 2018 12:29:51 GMT ISSF Academy C Course for Int. Coaches License closed in Finland The C-License course is the first of the ISSF Academy's international licenses and marks the first step to an internationally recognized coaching license. The course has been designed to provide the coach with a wide understanding of the role of coaching and the skills required to work at a national and international level. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3011 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3011 Tue, 03 Apr 2018 12:45:40 GMT ISSF Junior World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - Sydney, AUS - ISSF Junior World Cup in Sydney: medals and records The first junior competition of the season took place at the Sydney International Shooting Centre in Sydney (AUS), kicking off on March 19th and delivering medals in 22 total events of the three shooting sport disciplines. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3010 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3010 Wed, 28 Mar 2018 19:00:00 GMT ISSF Junior World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - Sydney, AUS - Final Skeet Men Junior - People’s Republic of China’s Dou sets a new Junior World Record in his international debut The 19-year-old Chinese shooter signed a fantastic performance in the closing event of the competition, literally dominating the final and setting a new Junior World Record with 58 hits. Italy’s Matteo Chiti and Niccolò Sodi respectively won silver and bronze. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3009 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3009 Wed, 28 Mar 2018 17:00:00 GMT ISSF Junior World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - Sydney, AUS - Final 25m Pistol Women Junior - 16-year-old Muskan Muskan bags India’s fourth individual gold in Sydney The Indian youngster bested People’s Republic of China’s Qin Sihang and Thailand’s Kanyakorn Hirunphoem, who respectively took silver and bronze in the 25m Pistol Women Junior final, the second-to-last event of the ISSF Junior World Cup. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3008 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3008 Wed, 28 Mar 2018 14:00:00 GMT ISSF Junior World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - Sydney, AUS - Final Skeet Women Junior - Aislin Jones grabs Australia’s first gold in Sydney! The 18-year-old shooter signed a fantastic performance at the Sydney International Shooting Centre, pocketing the first ISSF gold medal of her young career and besting the 2015 Junior World Champion, Che Yufei of the People’s Republic of China. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3007 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3007 Tue, 27 Mar 2018 19:00:00 GMT ISSF Junior World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - Sydney, AUS - Final 10m Air Rifle Mixed Team Junior - Zhu Yingjie and Liu Yuqi bring the Chinese flag atop the Air Rifle Mixed Team podium The People’s Republic of China’s medal count in Sydney increased again at the end of the 10m Air Rifle Mixed Team Junior, where 18-year-old Zhu Yingjie and 16-year-old Liu Yuqi climbed atop the podium, followed by their country-mates Zhang Changhong and Gao Mingwei. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3006 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3006 Tue, 27 Mar 2018 15:00:00 GMT ISSF Junior World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - Sydney, AUS - Final 10m Air Pistol Mixed Team Junior - Anmol and Bhaker dominate the Air Pistol Mixed Team final, win India’s 7th gold in Sydney The two Indian shooters — who entered the final with the highest qualification score and a new Junior Qualification World Record — ruled the match since the very first shot, finishing with a 5.6 advantage on their closest rivals, People’s Republic of China’s Liu Jinyao and Li Xue. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3005 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3005 Tue, 27 Mar 2018 13:00:00 GMT ISSF Junior World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - Sydney, AUS - Final 25m Rapid Fire Pistol Men Junior - 15-year-old Anish Anish secures India’s third individual gold in Sydney In the 25m Rapid Fire Pistol Men Junior event, the young shooter first qualified for the final with the highest score, then prevailing over two of his teammates and over three Chinese participants. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3004 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3004 Mon, 26 Mar 2018 13:00:00 GMT ISSF Junior World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - Sydney, AUS - Final Trap Mixed Team Junior - Erica Sessa and Teo Petroni bring Italy atop the Trap Mixed Team podium Another challenging final was conducted under a heavy rain at the Sydney International Shooting Centre, where the Italian couple climbed atop the Trap Mixed Team podium, followed by India and the People’s Republic of China. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3003 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3003 Sat, 24 Mar 2018 19:00:00 GMT