issf-sports.org - news https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx Get the news from issf-sports.org en ISSF World Cup Shotgun - Siggiewi, MLT - ISSF World Cup Stage 5 in Siggiewi: medals recap The fifth stage of the 2018 ISSF World Cup Series closed today at the Malta National Shooting Ranges in Siggiewi (MLT). Great Britain placed atop the final medal standings, while no world record were set or equalled. https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3079 https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3079 Thu, 14 Jun 2018 18:49:41 GMT ISSF World Cup Shotgun - Siggiewi, MLT - Final Trap Mixed Team - Rehak Stefecekova and Varga win second mixed team gold in a row The Slovakian couple secured their second World Cup gold medal in the Trap Mixed Team event, sealing the competition in Siggiewi (MLT). Two Italian teams completed the podium: Emanuele Buccolieri and Silvana Stanco took silver, while Giovanni Pellielo and Jessica Rossi won bronze. https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3078 https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3078 Thu, 14 Jun 2018 18:32:09 GMT ISSF World Cup Shotgun - Siggiewi, MLT - Final Trap Men - Aaron Heading pockets Great Britain’s second gold in Malta The British shooter ruled a troubled Trap Men final, that started with a 90 minutes delay because of the strong wind that conditioned many qualification rounds. It’s the second World Cup gold of his career for Heading, who climbed on the podium alongside silver medal winner Du Yu of the People’s Republic of China and bronze medal winner Marian Kovacocy of Slovakia. https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3077 https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3077 Wed, 13 Jun 2018 19:48:56 GMT ISSF World Cup Shotgun - Siggiewi, MLT - Final Trap Women - Once again, it’s Satu Makela-Nummela on top of the podium! The Finnish experienced shooter ruled the women’s Trap final in Siggiewi (MLT), doubling the gold medal she won last April in Changwon (KOR). Germany’s Katrin Quooss and Russian Federation’s Ekaterina Rabaya completed the podium in 2nd and 3rd place, respectively. https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3076 https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3076 Tue, 12 Jun 2018 18:51:22 GMT ISSF launches the World Tour Target Sprint Germany, the Netherlands and Great Britain will host the three legs of the inaugural Target Sprint competition series in 2018, ahead of the 2nd ISSF World Championship Target Sprint to be held in Changwon (KOR) in September. https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3075 https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3075 Tue, 12 Jun 2018 13:30:09 GMT ISSF World Cup Shotgun - Siggiewi, MLT - Final Skeet Men - Vincent Hancock completes his hat-trick in Malta! The United States’ phenomenal shooter won his 10th World Cup gold medal in Siggiewi (MLT), completing a streak that included this year’s competitions in Guadalajara (MEX) and Changwon (KOR). Egypt’s Azmy Mehelba and Italy’s Gabriele Rossetti completed the podium in 2nd and 3rd place, respectively. https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3074 https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3074 Sat, 09 Jun 2018 19:57:53 GMT ISSF World Cup Shotgun - Siggiewi, MLT - Final Skeet Women - Amber Hill completes an outstanding sweep by taking gold in Siggiewi After winning bronze and silver at this year’s first two World Cup stages — respectively held in Guadalajara (MEX) and Changwon (KOR) — the British 20-year-old took gold in Malta, doubling the gold she won five years ago in Acapulco (MEX), when she was only 15. https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3073 https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3073 Fri, 08 Jun 2018 20:32:59 GMT ISSF Statement on the decision taken by the ISSF Ethics Committee, in response to FITAV’s allegations ISSF explain the background of the decision in reply to today’s press release of the Italian Shotgun Federation “FITAV”. https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3072 https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3072 Fri, 08 Jun 2018 19:11:17 GMT ISSF World Cup Shotgun - Siggiewi, MLT - Opening Ceremony - The ISSF World Cup in Malta opens in a spectacular way A stunning fireworks show sealed the opening ceremony of the fifth stage of this year’s World Cup Series, which will take place in Siggiewi (MLT) until June 15th. https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3071 https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3071 Wed, 06 Jun 2018 23:00:00 GMT In memoriam: Bjorn Schullstrom, ISSF Honorary Member, former Vice President The ISSF mourns the loss of ISSF Honorary Member Björn Schullström, a former Vice President, esteemed colleague and dear friend of many members of the ISSF family, who passed away in his homeland of Sweden on 5 June 2018 at the age of 87. https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3070 https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3070 Wed, 06 Jun 2018 14:55:17 GMT ISSF World Cup Shotgun - Siggiewi, MLT - The ISSF World Cup lands in Malta for the very first time From the 5th to the 15th of June, the fifth stage of the 2018 ISSF World Cup Series will take place at the Malta National Shooting Ranges in Siggiewi (MLT), where More than 400 shooters will compete, representing 61 NOCs and piling up 478 starts. https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3068 https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3068 Mon, 04 Jun 2018 10:09:40 GMT 50th CISM World Shooting Championship - Thun, SUI - The 50th CISM Shooting World Championship opens in Thun The 50th edition of the competition will take place until June 5th in Thun (SUI). More than 350 athletes will participate, representing 48 nations and battling in 25, 50 and 300 metres events. https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3067 https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3067 Fri, 01 Jun 2018 08:42:52 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol - Munich, GER - ISSF World Cup Munich closes: medals and records The ISSF World Cup in Rifle and Pistol events in Munich came to an end today: the People’s Republic of China finishes atop of the medal standings, 12 records set or equalled. https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3062 https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3062 Mon, 28 May 2018 18:00:00 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol - Munich, GER - Final 10m Air Pistol Mixed Team - Kostevych and Omelchuk sign Ukraine's third thrilling gold The Ukrainian team pocketed the brightest medal in the 10m Air Pistol Mixed Team final, the closing event of the ISSF World Cup Stage 4 in Munich (GER). Serbia and the People’s Republic of China completed the podium in 2nd and 3rd place, respectively. https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3061 https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3061 Mon, 28 May 2018 16:20:15 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol - Munich, GER - Final 10m Air Rifle Mixed Team - Kamenskiy and Galashina lift Russia atop the Air Rifle Mixed Team podium The experienced Olympic medalist and the up-and-coming junior world champion beat Team China 1 and Team China 2 to collect their first gold medal in this event. https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3060 https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3060 Mon, 28 May 2018 14:31:03 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol - Munich, GER - Final 25m Rapid Fire Pistol Men - Lin claims second 25m Rapid Fire Pistol gold back to back The stats of the 21-year old Chinese shooter are impressive: 2 gold and 1 silver, out of 4 finals, out of 5 total participations in world cup events. https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3059 https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3059 Sun, 27 May 2018 19:33:47 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol - Munich, GER - Final 10m Air Pistol Women - Kostevych wins Air Pistol final, claims second medal in Munich Back to the range, with her six-month-old baby, the pistol ace is aiming at the world championship. https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3058 https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3058 Sun, 27 May 2018 17:22:01 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol - Munich, GER - Final 50m Rifle 3 Positions Women - Ahmadi beats two world-record holders to win 50m Rifle 3 Positions final The Iranian shooter claimed her first world cup gold medal in this event, finishing ahead of China’s Chen and Zhang in an odd-defying victory. https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3057 https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3057 Sun, 27 May 2018 16:07:44 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol - Munich, GER - Final 10m Air Rifle Men - Belarus’ Charheika beat Maslennikov to win air rifle final in Munich The two athletes dueled right to the last shot to secure the brightest medal at the third stage of this year’s ISSF World Cup Series. https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3056 https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3056 Sat, 26 May 2018 15:02:59 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol - Munich, GER - Final 25m Pistol Women - Xiong claims China’s second gold in Munich The first-time finalist beat her teammate Yao to win the 25m Pistol Women final at the ISSF World Cup in Munich. https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3055 https://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=3055 Fri, 25 May 2018 18:30:48 GMT