Shooting at the 1900 Summer Olympics – Men's 25 metre rapid fire pistol

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Men's 25 metre rapid fire pistol
at the Games of the II Olympiad
Dates August 1–4
Competitors 6 from 2 nations
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Maurice Larrouy
 France
2nd, silver medalist(s) Léon Moreaux
 France
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Eugène Balme
 France
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Shooting at the
1900 Summer Olympics
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25 metre rapid fire pistol men
50 metre free pistol men
50 metre free pistol, team men
Trap shooting men
300 metre free rifle, standing men
300 metre free rifle, kneeling men
300 metre free rifle, prone men
300 metre free rifle, three positions men
300 metre free rifle, team men

The 20 metre military pistol was one of the competitions in the shooting at the 1900 Summer Olympics events in Paris. It was held from August 1 to August 4, 1900. 6 athletes from 2 nations competed.

Results[edit]

25 series of 6 shots for a total of 150. Each series worth 60 points. Best series wins etc. It is not known how the five-way tie at 57 points was broken.

Place Shooter Score
1  Maurice Larrouy (FRA) 58
2  Léon Moreaux (FRA) 57
3  Eugène Balme (FRA) 57
4  Paul Moreau (FRA) 57
5  Paul Probst (SUI) 57
6  Joseph Labbé (FRA) 57

References[edit]

  • International Olympic Committee medal winners database
  • De Wael, Herman. Herman's Full Olympians: "Shooting 1900". Accessed 3 March 2006. Available electronically at [1].
  • Mallon, Bill (1998). The 1900 Olympic Games, Results for All Competitors in All Events, with Commentary. Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers. ISBN 978-0-7864-0378-3.