Shooting at the 2000 Summer Olympics – Men's trap
at the Games of the XXVII Olympiad
|Venue||Sydney International Shooting Centre|
|Date||16 September 2000
17 September 2000
|Competitors||41 from 28 nations|
|Shooting at the
2000 Summer Olympics
|50 m rifle three positions||men||women|
|50 m rifle prone||men|
|10 m air rifle||men||women|
|50 m pistol||men|
|25 m pistol||women|
|25 m rapid fire pistol||men|
|10 m air pistol||men||women|
|10 m running target||men|
The men's trap shooting competition at the 2000 Summer Olympics was held on 16 and 17 September. By defending his title from Atlanta, Michael Diamond won the host country's only gold medal in the shooting competitions.
The existing world and Olympic records were as follows.
|World record||Giovanni Pellielo (ITA)||125||Nicosia, Cyprus||1 April 1994|
|Olympic record||Michael Diamond (AUS)||124||Atlanta, United States||21 July 1996|
|World record||Marco Tittarelli (ITA)||150 (125+25)||Suhl, Germany||11 June 1996|
|Olympic record||Michael Diamond (AUS)||149||Atlanta, United States||21 July 1996|
The qualification round comprised 75 targets on day 1, and 50 targets on day 2.
Q Qualified for final
|Michael Diamond (AUS)||122||25||147|
|Ian Peel (GBR)||118||24||142|
|Giovanni Pellielo (ITA)||116||24||140|
|4||Khaled Al Mudhaf (KUW)||115||24||139|
|5||Marco Venturini (ITA)||115||23||138||5|
|6||David Kostelecký (CZE)||116||22||138||4|
- Official Report of the XXVII Olympiad — Shooting (PDF). Retrieved 2008-09-06.