Shooting

Olympic shooting gold medallist Peter Wilson announces retirement

By Daniel Etchells

Peter Wilson reached the pinnacle of his career by winning a gold medal at London 2012 ©Getty ImagesBritain's Olympic gold medallist Peter Wilson has announced his retirement from competitive target shooting.

Shooting World Championships draw to a close in Granada as ISSF flag handed to Changwon

By Paul Osborne

The Shooting World Championships came to a close in Granada ©ISSFThe Shooting World Championships drew to a close in Granada today as the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) flag was handed to the South Korea Shooting Federation and the city of Changwon as it prepares to host the next edition of the event.

Zemlin takes final senior gold of Shooting World Championships with men's skeet victory

By Paul Osborne 

Alexander Zemlin took top honours in the men's skeet, the final senior gold medal of the World Shooting Championships in Granada ©ISSFRussia's Alexander Zemlin has secured the final senior gold medal of the Shooting World Championships in Granada after beating Anthony Terras in the men's skeet final.

Former Olympic champion Bindra one of four athletes elected to ISSF Athletes’ Committee

By Gary Anderson

Indian Abhinav Bindra is set to serve another term on the ISSF Athletes' Committee ©Getty ImagesIndia's former Olympic champion Abhinav Bindra is one of four athletes that have been elected to the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Athletes' Committee as the World Championships in Granada draw to a close.

China's Pei Ruijiao wins junior women's title at Shooting World Championships

By Gary Anderson

Pei Ruijiao of China shot her way to a junior world title in Granada ©ISSFChina's Pei Ruijiao proved the sharpest on show as she claimed the junior women's 50 metre three positions crown at the Shooting World Championships in Granada.

Jakobsen secures fourth world title at Shooting World Championships

By Gary Anderson

Dane Charlotte Jakobsen shot her way to a fourth world title in Granada ©ISSFCharlotte Jakobsen has claimed gold medal number four at the Shooting World Championships after firing her way to glory in the women's 300 metre rifle prone competition in Granada.

Germany takes individual and team gold in junior men’s 50m rifle prone at Shooting World Championships

By Gary Anderson

The ISSF Shooting World Championships continued today with Germany taking individual and team honours in the men's junior 50m prone rifle events ©ISSFGermany's Christoph Kaulich fired his way to gold in the junior men's 50 metre rifle prone competition at the Shooting World Championships, helping his side also take home team honours from Granada.

Drozd claims first world title with skeet gold at Shooting World Championships

By Gary Anderson

Brandy Drozd of the United States claimed her first world title in Granada with victory in the women's skeet competition ©ISSFAmerican Brandy Drozd secured her first international title after firing her way to skeet gold at the Shooting World Championships in Granada, while there were also gold medals for Russia, France and the United States in junior competition.

American Richmond retains double trap title at Shooting World Championships

By Gary Anderson

Joshua Richmond defended his double trap title at the Shooting World Championships in Granada ©ISSFJoshua Richmond from the United States won his second consecutive men's double trap gold by defending his title at the Shooting World Championships in Granada.
Page 1 of 11