The European Championship 10m kicked-off in Gyor

European Championship 10m · Gyor, HUN

During the four days of competitions, from February 24th to February 27th, thirty-two total events will take place, with 12 Olympic quota places up for grabs in the four individual Air Rifle and Air Pistol ones.

The city of Gyor (HUN), capital of the Gyor-Moson-Sopron county, hosted yesterday the opening ceremony of the 10m European Championship, where 599 athletes coming from 47 countries will participate in 16 individual and 16 team shooting events.


Among the scheduled events, the four Air Rifle and Air Pistol matches will deliver 12 Olympic quota places, 3 for each event. The 12 slots will be added to the 15 awarded during the Baku 2015 European Games, the 21 delivered at the 25m, 50m and Shotgun championship in Maribor (SLO), and to the 309 distributed during other continental and international events.


The schedule of the four Air Rifle and Air Pistol finals is the following:

Friday 26th:

18:30 - 10m Air Rifle Women

19:45 - 10m Air Pistol Men

Saturday 27th:

11:30 - 10m Air Pistol Women

13:45 - 10m Air Rifle Men


4 non-Olympic individual events will also be conducted, along with 8 Junior and 16 team ones. The full schedule of the competition is available here:

Marco Vettoretti


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