João Costa (sport shooter)

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João Costa
Medal record
Representing  Portugal
Men's Shooting
World Shooting Championships
Silver medal – second place 2014 Granada 25m Standard pistol
European Championships
Gold medal – first place 2009 Osijek 50m pistol
Gold medal – first place 2011 Belgrade 25m center fire pistol
Silver medal – second place 2013 Osijek 50m pistol
Bronze medal – third place 2003 Plzen 25m standard pistol
Bronze medal – third place 2003 Plzen 50m pistol
Bronze medal – third place 2003 Plzen 25m center fire pistol
Bronze medal – third place 2009 Osijek 25m center fire pistol
Bronze medal – third place 2011 Belgrade 50m pistol
Bronze medal – third place 2013 Osijek 25m standard pistol
Bronze medal – third place 2014 Moscow 10m Air pistol
ISSF World Cup Final
Silver medal – second place 2009 Wuxi 50m pistol
ISSF World Cup
Gold medal – first place 2006 Munich 50m pistol
Gold medal – first place 2007 Munich 50m pistol
Gold medal – first place 2015 Munich 50m pistol
Gold medal – first place 2015 Munich 10m pistol
Silver medal – second place 2006 GUANGZHOU 50m pistol
Silver medal – second place 2006 Munich 10m pistol
Silver medal – second place 2011 Fort Benning 10m pistol
Silver medal – second place 2013 Granada 50m pistol
Bronze medal – third place 2001 Seoul 10m Air pistol
Bronze medal – third place 2002 Milan 10m Air pistol
Bronze medal – third place 2008 Milan 50m Air pistol
Bronze medal – third place 2013 Munich 10m Air pistol
Bronze medal – third place 2015 Fort Benning 10m Air pistol

João Carlos Calvete Pereira da Costa (born 28 October 1964 in Luanda, Angola) is a Portuguese sports shooter who competed in the Summer Olympic Games in 2000, 2004 and 2008.[1] Costa has also qualified to compete in the men's 10 m air pistol event at the 2012 Summer Olympics.[2] In the 2012 Olympic Competition, Costa placed 8th in the qualifying round with a score of 583. He placed 7th after the final with a combined score of 682.3.[3] He has qualified for the 2016 Rio Olympic games.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "João Costa biography". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 25 May 2011. 
  2. ^ "Quota places by Nation and Name". ISSF. 8 March 2011. Retrieved 23 May 2011. 
  3. ^ "NBC Olympics Website".