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Olympic Records in Shooting





Olympic Records in Shooting: Shooting was introduced to the Summer Olympics' schedule in the first modern Summer Games in 1896 . Since then shooting has been a regular event at the Summer Olympics except the years 1904 and 1928.Many records have been made in various events of shooting in the Summer Games.

The current Olympic records in various men's events of shooting are as follows-

Men's records
Event ScoreNameNationGamesDate
50 m rifle three positionsQual.1180Niccolò Campriani Italy (ITA) 2012 London6 Aug 2012
Final1287.5Niccolò Campriani Italy (ITA) 2012 London6 Aug 2012
TrapQual.125Michael Diamond Australia (AUS) 2012 London6 Aug 2012
Final146David Kostelecký
Giovanni Cernogoraz
Massimo Fabbrizi
 Czech Republic (CZE)
 Croatia (CRO)
 Italy (ITA)
2008 Beijing
2012 London
2012 London
2008-08-10
2012-08-06
2012-08-06
50 m rifle proneQual.600Christian Klees Germany (GER) 1996 Atlanta25 Jul 1996
Final705.5Sergei Martynov Belarus (BLR) 2012 London3 Aug 2012
25 m rapid fire pistolQual.592Alexei Klimov Russia (RUS) 2012 London3 Aug 2012
Final34Leuris Pupo Cuba (CUB) 2012 London3 Aug 2012
SkeetQual.121Vincent Hancock United States (USA) 2008 Beijing16 Aug 2008
Final145Vincent Hancock
Tore Brovold
 United States (USA)
 Norway (NOR)
2008 Beijing16 Aug 2008
Double trapQual.145Walton Eller United States (USA) 2008 Beijing12 Aug 2008
Final190Walton Eller United States (USA) 2008 Beijing12 Aug 2008
10 m air rifleQual.599Zhu Qinan China (CHN) 2004 Athens16 Aug 2004
Final702.7Zhu Qinan China (CHN) 2004 Athens16 Aug 2004
10 m air pistolQual.591Mikhail Nestruyev Russia (RUS) 2004 Athens14 Aug 2004
Final690Wang Yifu China (CHN) 2004 Athens14 Aug 2004
50 m pistolQual.581Aleksandr Melentiev Soviet Union (URS) 1980 Moscow20 Jul 1980
Final666.4Boris Kokorev Russia (RUS) 1996 Atlanta23 Jul 1996




Women's records
Event ScoreNameNationGamesDate
50 m rifle three positionsQual.592Jamie Lynn Gray United States (USA) 2012 London4 Aug 2012
Final691.9Jamie Lynn Gray United States (USA) 2012 London4 Aug 2012
TrapQual.75Jessica Rossi Italy (ITA) 2012 London4 Aug 2012
Final99Jessica Rossi Italy (ITA) 2012 London4 Aug 2012
SkeetQual.74Kim Rhode United States (USA) 2012 London29 Jul 2012
Final99Kim Rhode United States (USA) 2012 London29 Jul 2012
10 m air rifleQual.400Kateřina Emmons Czech Republic (CZE) 2008 Beijing9 Aug 2008
Final503.5Kateřina Emmons Czech Republic (CZE) 2008 Beijing9 Aug 2008
25 m pistolQual.590Tao Luna
Otryadyn Gündegmaa
 China (CHN)
 Mongolia (MGL)
2000 Sydney
2008 Beijing
2000-09-22
2008-08-13
Final793.4Chen Ying China (CHN) 2008 Beijing13 Aug 2008
10 m air pistolQual.391Natalia Paderina Russia (RUS) 2008 Beijing10 Aug 2008
Final492.3Guo Wenjun China (CHN) 2008 Beijing10 Aug 2008

Source:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Olympic_records_in_shooting
https://www.mapsofworld.com/sports/olympics/records/olympic-records-shooting.html

Last Updated On : January 22, 2016


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