Shooting at the 1920 Summer Olympics – Men's 30 metre military pistol

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Men's 30 metre military pistol
at the Games of the VII Olympiad
Venue Beverloo Camp
Date 3 August
Competitors 7
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Guilherme Paraense  Brazil
2nd, silver medalist(s) Raymond Bracken  United States
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Fritz Zulauf  Switzerland
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Shooting at the
1920 Summer Olympics
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30 m military pistol men
Team 30 m military pistol men
50 m free pistol men
Team 50 m free pistol men
50 m small-bore rifle men
Team 50 m small-bore rifle men
300 m free rifle, 3 positions men
Team free rifle men
300 m military rifle, prone men
Team 300 m military rifle, prone men
300 m military rifle, standing men
Team 300 m military rifle, standing men
600 m military rifle, prone men
Team 600 m military rifle, prone men
Team 300 + 600 m military rifle, prone men
100 m running deer, single shots men
Team 100 m running deer, single shots men
100 m running deer, double shots men
Team 100 m running deer, double shots men
Trap men
Team clay pigeons men

The men's 30 metre military pistol was a shooting sports event held as part of the Shooting at the 1920 Summer Olympics programme. It was the third appearance of a military pistol event but the first time the distance was 30 metres. In 1896 and 1906 the distance was 25 metres. The competition was held on 3 August 1920. 7 shooters competed.[1]

Results[edit]

The maximum score was 300. Guilherme Paraense won the first Olympic gold medal for Brazil ever.

Place Shooter Total
1  Guilherme Paraense (BRA) 274
2  Raymond Bracken (USA) 272
3  Fritz Zulauf (SUI) 269
-  Louis Harant (USA) 264
 Karl Frederick (USA) 262
 Alfred Lane (USA) 258
 Howard Bayles (USA) 244

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Shooting at the 1920 Antwerpen Summer Games: Men's Military Pistol, 30 metres". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 13 December 2014. 

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