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Year of birth1997Start of competing2009
Place of birthBudapest, HUNPractising shooter since2009
HometownBudapest, HUNPersonal CoachEdit Kissne Oroszi and Toth Jozsef
ResidenceBudapest, HUNNational CoachCsaba Gyorik
Height (cm)176Handednessright
Weight (kg)62Master Eyeright
Marital statussingleEventsAR60, FR3X40, FR60PR, 300FR3X40, 300FR60PR, 300STR3X20
Children Other sport activities 
Higher education Comments
Hobbieshunting, fishing, skeet shooting  

Latest news about this athlete

Peni: “winning an Olympic quota changes everything”

The Hungarian champion pocketed his sixth world cup medal in a row, in New Delhi, today, securing a pass for Tokyo.


Flash News: Istvan Peni (HUN) wins the men’s 50m Rifle 3 Positions Final in New Delhi

Quota places went to Peni and Marco De Nicolo of Italy, today's Bronze medalist


Istvan Peni’s miraculous comeback is worth the third World Cup gold of his career

Despite suffering a malfunction that almost made him quit the match, the Hungarian talent erased a 7.4-point deficit, climbing from the 8th position to the top of podium, ahead of Denmark’s Steffen Olsen and People’s Republic of China’s Yang Haoran.


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A last-shot thriller gives Istvan Peni his first World Cup gold in Air Rifle

The Hungarian 21-year-old, current leader of the World Ranking in this event, chased Austria’s Alexander Schmirl for most of the match, then overtaking him with a great 10.6 on his 24th and final shot.


Hungarian talent Istvan Peni claims his first ISSF World Cup Final trophy in New Delhi

The 20-year-old Rifle shooter won a thrilling 10m Air Rifle Men final, besting Belarus’ experienced shooter Vitali Bubnovich at the last shot, while his teammate Peter Sidi took Bronze.


Hungary’s got talent: Istvan Peni’s Gold is his second medal in five days

Peni qualified for his first final in the men’s 50m Rifle 3 Positions event, securing the Gold and besting six-time Gold medalist Hui Zicheng of the People’s Republic of China, who placed 2nd. Poland’s Tomasz Bartnik completed the podium by placing 3rd.


There's future in Istvan

Istvan Peni's parents, two shooters, didn't want him to shoot because they saw "no future" in his passion. Now they do.


World number one Yang claims gold at home with 5-point lead

Chinese prodigy outplays Armenia's Babayan and Hungary's Peni at Nanjing 2014 to win Air Rifle in home country



RkCs City YearEventCatCompFinalTotalRecord
12OG RIO DE JANEIRO 2016FR3X401172
13OG RIO DE JANEIRO 2016AR60624.0
3YOG NANJING 2014AR60Youth624.2183.5
2WCH CHANGWON 2018300FR3X401169
6WCH SUHL 2017FR3X40Junior1179412.4
6WCH SUHL 2017AR60Junior626.0163.1
9WCH CHANGWON 2018FR3X401177
10WCH SUHL 2017FR60PRJunior619.4
12WCH CHANGWON 2018AR60626.8
12WCH CHANGWON 2018300STR3X20572
17WCH GRANADA 2014AR60Junior620.4
22WCH CHANGWON 2018300FR60PR582
31WCH GRANADA 2014FR3X40Junior1145
1WCF NEW DELHI 2017AR60628.0249.8EWRJ
3WCF NEW DELHI 2017FR3X401185449.1EQWRJ
9WCF BOLOGNA 2016AR60622.2
1WC NEW DELHI 2019FR3X401178459.1
1WC FORT BENNING 2018FR3X401178451.4
1WC GUADALAJARA 2018AR60625.5249.5
1WC GABALA 2017FR3X401182458.4
3WC FORT BENNING 2018AR60629.8226.5
3WC CHANGWON 2018FR3X401180448.2
3WC CHANGWON 2018AR60627.9228.5
3WC GUADALAJARA 2018FR3X401178442.3
3WC GABALA 2017AR60629.0229.4
3WC BANGKOK 2016FR60PR619.2187.3
3WC BANGKOK 2016AR60630.8186.9
9WC GABALA 2017FR60PR625.3
9WC CHANGWON 2015AR60625.7
9WC GABALA 2015AR60626.6
10WC GABALA 2015FR3X401173
11WC NEW DELHI 2019AR60627.6
11WC MUNICH 2017FR3X401175
11WC MUNICH 2016AR60626.9
11WC MUNICH 2014AR60625.4
12WC MUNICH 2017AR60626.9
12WC MUNICH 2016FR3X401177
13WC BANGKOK 2016FR3X401156
13WC RIO DE JANEIRO 2016AR60625.4
13WC MARIBOR 2014AR60624.5
18WC FORT BENNING 2015AR60624.4
18WC MUNICH 2015AR60625.7
19WC MUNICH 2017FR60PR623.8
29WC LONDON 2012AR60593593
31WC RIO DE JANEIRO 2016FR3X401162
34WC MUNICH 2013AR60621.9
36WC MUNICH 2014FR3X401165
36WC MILAN 2012AR60593593
37WC CHANGWON 2015FR3X401161
37WC GRANADA 2013AR60616.3
44WC FORT BENNING 2015FR3X401160
47WC MUNICH 2015FR3X401162
1JWC SUHL 2016FR60PRJunior617.2202.7
1JWC SUHL 2016FR3X40Junior1168458.6FWRJ
3JWC SUHL 2016AR60Junior628.7183.6
1ECH TALLINN 2016FR60PRJunior624.1209.0
2ECH BAKU 2017300FR3X401163
2ECH GYOR 2016AR60Junior628.4205.1
2ECH TALLINN 2016FR3X40Junior1166453.4
2ECH ARNHEM 2015AR60Junior620.7205.4
3ECH MARIBOR 2017AR60Junior627.2227.0
3ECH MARIBOR 2015FR60PRJunior619.9185.8
4ECH BAKU 2017FR3X401157436.3
4ECH VIERUMAEKI 2012AR60Junior594102.1696.1
6ECH MARIBOR 2015FR3X40Junior1154406.8
9ECH BAKU 2017300STR3X20573
10ECH OSIJEK 2019AR60626.8
10ECH BAKU 2017300FR60PR591
12ECH GYOR 2018AR60625.4
13ECH MOSCOW 2014AR60Junior617.7
14ECH ODENSE 2013AR60Junior617.5
16ECH BOLOGNA 2012FR60PRJunior585585
18ECH BAKU 2017FR60PR612.6
25ECH BOLOGNA 2012FR3X40Junior11331133
27ECH BRESCIA 2011AR60Junior585585
34ECH OSIJEK 2013FR3X40Junior1139
51ECH OSIJEK 2013FR60PRJunior608.1
9EUG BAKU 2015AR60625.8
19EUG BAKU 2015FR3X401143