issf-sports.org - news http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx Get the news from issf-sports.org en ISSF Junior World Championship Rifle / Pistol - Suhl, GER - Final 50m Rifle 3 Positions Men Junior - It took 46 shots to award China’s Liu Yukun with his first junior world title The Chinese Rifle shooter pocketed the second medal of his Junior World Championship, adding the men’s 50m Rifle 3 Positions Gold to the 10m Air Rifle Men Silver he claimed one day earlier. Czech Republic’s Filip Nepejchal and Norway’s Henrik Larsen also climbed on the podium, respectively taking Silver and Bronze. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2854 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2854 Tue, 27 Jun 2017 14:51:59 GMT ISSF Junior World Championship Rifle / Pistol - Suhl, GER - Final 10m Air Rifle Women Junior - Zhu secured China’s 3rd individual gold in Suhl Powerhouse China steadily atop of the medal table as Zhu and Chen win gold and bronze at the junior women’s 10m Air Rifle final. Olympic Champion Thrasher (USA) in 5th. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2853 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2853 Mon, 26 Jun 2017 19:34:58 GMT ISSF Junior World Championship Rifle / Pistol - Suhl, GER - Final 10m Air Rifle Men Junior - A last-gasp 10.5 delivers Croatia’s Miran Maricic the Junior World Champion title The 20-year-old prevailed over People’s Republic of China’s Liu Yukun, pocketing the first international win of his young career. As Liu secured the Silver, then, Maricic’s teammate Borna Petanjek claimed the Bronze. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2852 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2852 Mon, 26 Jun 2017 18:47:37 GMT ISSF Junior World Championship Rifle / Pistol - Suhl, GER - Final 25m Rapid Fire Pistol Men Junior - YOG Champion Korostylov nails last-shot victory in Suhl The Ukrainian athlete won the 25m Rapid Fire Pistol Junior Men final, confirming to be one of the most promising up-and-coming pistol shooters of the world. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2851 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2851 Mon, 26 Jun 2017 16:19:33 GMT ISSF Junior World Championship Rifle / Pistol - Suhl, GER - Final 50m Pistol Men Junior - China’s Wang Zhehao dominates the men’s 50m Pistol final in Suhl The Chinese 18-year-old claimed the Junior World Champion title by ruling the final match from the very first shot. It’s China’s second individual Gold medal in Suhl, the fourth in total. Russian Federation’s Anton Aristarkhov and Alexander Petrov also climbed on the podium, respectively placing 2nd and 3rd. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2850 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2850 Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:15:54 GMT ISSF EGA approves Tokyo 2020 Programme and a consultative forum to discuss 2024 and beyond "The decisions were taken considering what is best for the whole sport, and our Member Federations approved it," ISSF President Olegario Vazquez Raña said. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2848 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2848 Sun, 25 Jun 2017 21:00:00 GMT ISSF Junior World Championship Rifle / Pistol - Suhl, GER - Final 10m Air Pistol Women Junior - India’s Deswal equals Junior World Record, secures India’s second Gold in Suhl The Indian 20-year-old ruled the final with the consistent gap of 4.1 points, followed on the podium by Republic of Korea’s debutant Kim Woor, who won the Silver, and by Italy’s Giulia Campostrini, who placed 3rd. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2849 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2849 Sun, 25 Jun 2017 19:00:00 GMT ISSF Junior World Championship Rifle / Pistol - Suhl, GER - Final 10m Air Pistol Men Junior - Korean 19-year-old Choe Boram pockets the Gold, sets a new Junior World Record After claiming the Junior Silver medal at the 2014 ISSF World Championship in Granada (ESP), Choe climbed atop the podium in Suhl (GER), overtaking Ukraine’s Pavlo Korostylov at the last shot. Italy’s Paolo Monna placed 3rd and pocketed the Bronze. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2847 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2847 Sun, 25 Jun 2017 16:17:40 GMT ISSF Junior World Championship Rifle / Pistol - Suhl, GER - The People’s Republic of China nails a hat-trick, Zhu Yingjie claims the Junior World Champion title The 17-year-old overtook her teammate Peng Xinyi at the last shot, pocketing her first international Gold medal in this event and leading an all-Chinese podium where Gao Ying secured the Bronze. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2846 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2846 Sun, 25 Jun 2017 14:02:31 GMT ISSF Junior World Championship Rifle / Pistol - Suhl, GER - Final 50m Rifle Prone Men Junior - 17-year-old Cristian Friman grabs world championship title for Finland The young Finnish shooter battled with Romania’s Dragomir Iordache all along the match, eventually prevailing in a thrilling finale, where the Gold and Silver medals were delivered by a tie-breaking shoot-off. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2844 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2844 Sat, 24 Jun 2017 15:17:02 GMT ISSF: “Olympic Programme reforms best for shooting’s long-term future” Member Federations arrive in Munich ahead of EGA to discuss reforms http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2843 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2843 Sat, 24 Jun 2017 10:10:12 GMT ISSF News Magazine preview: interview with Niccolò Campriani The three-time Italian Olympic Champion retired as the most successful Rifle shooter in the history of the Games, but the proposed changes to the Olympic Program may have a relevant impact on his possible reconsideration. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2840 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2840 Sat, 24 Jun 2017 10:00:00 GMT Two historic competitions officially opened today in Suhl Hundreds of young athletes from all around the world gathered in the city of Thuringia, where the first-ever ISSF Junior World Championship Rifle/Pistol and the first-ever ISSF World Championship Running Target kicked-off today with one collective opening ceremony. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2842 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2842 Fri, 23 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT ISSF, IOC and the whole sports world celebrate #OlympicDay Since 1948, on June 23rd, the International Olympic Committee and all the International Federations promote sports activities. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2841 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2841 Fri, 23 Jun 2017 11:10:57 GMT ISSF News Magazine preview: interview with Monika Karsch In the upcoming issue of our magazine, the German Pistol shooter addresses her path to Tokyo 2020 and the upcoming challenges of shooting sport. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2839 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2839 Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:00:00 GMT ISSF Junior World Championship Rifle / Pistol - Suhl, GER - More than 500 junior shooters ready to enliven world championship in Suhl The first junior competition of the season will be the ISSF Junior World Championship Rifle/Pistol, taking place from June 22nd to June 29th in Suhl (GER). More than 500 shooters will participate, bearing 65 different flags and collecting almost 1000 starts. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2838 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2838 Tue, 20 Jun 2017 15:32:54 GMT ISSF World Championship Target Sprint - Suhl, GER - The first ever Target Sprint international competition is about to take place in Suhl Almost 80 athletes, representing 10 National Olympic Committees, will participate in the historic ISSF World Championship Target Sprint, scheduled in Suhl (GER) from June 22nd to June 26th. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2837 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2837 Tue, 20 Jun 2017 10:58:18 GMT Numbers of the 2017 ISSF World Cup Series Halfway through the season, it’s time to look at what happened in the past four months. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2836 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2836 Mon, 19 Jun 2017 17:11:25 GMT ISSF to Build on ASOIF Governance Progress ISSF ranked among 10 other IFs in middle group - Group B http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2834 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2834 Sun, 18 Jun 2017 07:41:00 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol - Gabala, AZE - ISSF World Cup Stage 5 in Gabala: medals and records The fifth and last stage of the 2017 ISSF World Cup Series crowned the People’s Republic of China’s, who finished atop the medal standings with eight total medals: four Golds, three Silvers and one Bronze. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2833 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2833 Tue, 13 Jun 2017 16:20:50 GMT