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21.12.2018

Tunisia hosts ISSF Academy D-Course for Rifle & Pistol

Bizerte- The beautiful coastal city - hosted the 70th ISSF –D course for coaches in the rifle and pistol disciplines.

A total of 24 participants attended the course, held in Bizerte, Tunisia from 14th to 17th of December.

Bizerte- The beautiful coastal city - hosted the 70th ISSF –D course for coaches in the rifle and pistol disciplines. The course was led by the two ISSF Academy tutors; Leif Steinar Rolland - Rifle (NOR) and Ahmed Seif Eldin Daoud - Pistol (EGY) and was conducted in English and Arabic languages.

The course comprised lectures, workshops and discussions, varying across different topics such as planning and organization, physical training beside rifle and Pistol shooting techniques.

The course was characterized by very good communication and participation in discussions between the lecturers and tutors and many students expressed their interest in continuing their studies for a future ISSF Academy C-Course.

“It is a great opportunity to qualify this group of our coaches in Tunisia by the ISSF Academy coaching system and we are planning to organize another D- course here soon” said Mr. Taher Matmati – President of the Tunisian Shooting Federation.

"In Tunisia, sport shooting has reached another level and is developing strongly. The students were high quality and showed strong interest in the knowledge from ISSF Academy D-course. This tells me that we need to spread the information to develop our beautiful sport even more." commented rifle course tutor, Leif Steinar Rolland.

Participants on the course were very satisfied with their experience. Salah Ben Yahmed said: “I was impressed by the quality of the teaching provided by the ISSF Academy tutors and I hope to continue with an ISSF Academy C course in the Arabic language”  

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