Warren Potent

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Warren James Potent
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2008 Olympic bronze medalist Warren Potent
Personal information
NationalityAustralian
Born (1962-04-07) 7 April 1962 (age 56)
Parramatta, New South Wales
Sport
CountryAustralia
SportSport shooter
Event(s)50 metre rifle prone
Updated on 12 September 2014.

Warren James Potent (born 7 April 1962) is an Australian sport shooter. He won the bronze medal in the 50 metre rifle prone at the 2008 Summer Olympics. He won two of the four competitions during the 2007 World Cup season. In the 2008 ISSF World Cup, he won two bronzes as well as the gold in the pre-Olympic event in Beijing, where he equalled Christian Klees's then world record for the final aggregate score. At the 2014 ISSF World Championships in Grenada he became the 50 metre rifle prone World Champion.

Olympic results[edit]

Event 2000 2004 2008 2012
50 metre rifle prone 19th
593
42nd
586
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Bronze
595+105.5
32nd
591

External links[edit]

  • Athlete bio at 2008 Olympics site at the Wayback Machine (archived 8 September 2008)
  • Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Warren Potent". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC.
  • Warren Potent at the International Shooting Sport Federation Edit this at Wikidata