Shooting

Munich and Nicosia to host ISSF World Cup Finals in 2015

By Nick Butler

Shooting World Cup Finals in all three disciplines have been awarded for 2015 ©ISSFMunich will host next year's International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup Final in rifle and pistol events on the same range used at the 1972 Olympic Games, while Cypriot capital Nicosia will host the shotgun season finale.

Olegario Vazquez Raña re-elected President of ISSF

By Paul Osborne

Olegario Vazquez Raña has been re-elected President of the ISSF ©ISSFOlegario Vazquez Raña has been re-elected President of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF).

Moscow awarded 2017 ISSF Shotgun World Championships

By Duncan Mackay

The Russian Shooting Union's bid to host the 2017 World Shotgun Championships in Moscow has been successful ©ESCMoscow today beat Slovenian town Gaj-Maribor to win its bid to host the 2017 International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Shotgun World Championships.

Exclusive: ISSF Presidential candidate accused of using Government position to try to influence election

By Duncan Mackay

Sheikh Salman Sabah Al-Salem Al-Homoud Al-Sabah has been accused of abusing his Government position to help get him elected as President of the ISSF ©WikipediaA row has broken out on the eve of the election for President of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) after Olegario Vázquez Raña's rival was accused of using his Government position in Kuwait to try to influence voters.

Vázquez Raña facing Kuwaiti opposition for ISSF Presidency as General Assembly opens

By Nick Butler

Olegario Vazquez Raña faces a challenge is his bid to return as ISSF President for another four years ©ISSFOlegario Vázquez Raña's bid to extend his 34-year tenure at the helm of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) faces a major test at the General Assembly at the Hilton Park Hotel in Munich starting tomorrow.

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.
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