Shooting at the 1924 Summer Olympics – Men's 50 metre rifle, prone
|Men's 50 metre rifle, prone
at the Games of the VIII Olympiad
|Venue||Le Stade Olympique Reims|
|Competitors||66 from 19 nations|
|Shooting at the
1924 Summer Olympics
|25 m rapid fire pistol||men|
|50 m rifle, prone||men|
|600 m free rifle||men|
|Team free rifle||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|
|Team clay pigeons||men|
The men's 50 metre rifle, prone was a shooting sports event held as part of the Shooting at the 1924 Summer Olympics programme. It was the third appearance of the event. The competition was held on 23 June 1924 at the shooting ranges at Reims. 66 shooters from 19 nations competed.
These were the standing world and Olympic records prior to the 1924 Summer Olympics.
|Olympic Record||391||Lawrence Nuesslein||Antwerp (BEL)||August 2, 1920|
There was no official world record registered.
Pierre Coquelin de Lisle set a new Olympic record with 398 rings.
A maximum of four competitors per nation were allowed.
- "Shooting at the 1924 Paris Summer Games: Men's Small-Bore Rifle, Prone, 50 metres". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 31 December 2014.
- Official Report
- Wudarski, Pawel (1999). "Wyniki Igrzysk Olimpijskich" (in Polish). Retrieved 17 December 2007.