Shooting at the 1932 Summer Olympics

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When shooting was reintroduced at the 1932 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, the extent of the competitions was far from those in the previous Games: it consisted of only two events, one rifle event and one pistol event, and no team events at all (which is still the case today). The competitions were held on August 12, 1932 and August 13, 1932.[1]

Shooting at the
1932 Summer Olympics
Shooting pictogram.svg
25 m rapid fire pistol men
50 m rifle, prone men

Medal summary[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
25 metre rapid fire pistol
 Renzo Morigi (ITA)  Heinz Hax (GER)  Domenico Matteucci (ITA)
50 metre rifle prone
 Bertil Rönnmark (SWE)  Gustavo Huet (MEX)  Zoltán Soós-Ruszka Hradetzky (HUN)

Participating nations[edit]

A total of 41 shooters from 10 nations competed at the Los Angeles Games:[1]

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Italy (ITA) 1 0 1 2
2  Sweden (SWE) 1 0 0 1
3  Germany (GER) 0 1 0 1
 Mexico (MEX) 0 1 0 1
5  Hungary (HUN) 0 0 1 1


  1. ^ a b "Shooting at the 1932 Los Angeles Summer Games". Sports Retrieved January 4, 2015. 

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