Birgitte Bæk Larsen of Denmark (right in the picture) has shared some pictures with us. Along with some other pictures of Kim Verhees (NED), Gunn Heidi Sønsterud Haugen (NOR), Maria Csson (SWE), Sylvia Steiner (AUT), Leva Simsone (LAT) and Lasse Carlsson (SWE) you find them in the CSC photo collection.
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Click here to go to the album of the Regional Pistol Tournament in Boden (SWE) 2014.
It was not the only succes in Sweden, also in the Nordic championships in Lahti, Finland, the Danish team did well:
Danish military newspaper (translated):
It became two gold medals, five silver and three bronze for the Danish Defence, as the Nordic Military Championship in shooting was settled by Karelia Brigade in Vekaranjärvi in Finland in late June.
Nurse Pia Villemoes from FSU became Nordic champion in the sport pistol while the other gold medal went to the team of military rapid fire pistol, while the other gold medal went to the team of military rapid fire pistol.
The picture shows four happy and proud Scandinavian Masters on military rapid fire pistol. From left nurse Pia Villemoes, FSU, Private Sarah Madsen, HJV Odense, SSG Dorte Thorsen, Karup, SSG Birgitte Larsen
RESULT CISM Boden 2014 Final
Best Female shooter: Sylvia Steiner (AUT)
While he has an exam with squadleaders at the shootingrange…
at the same time his CISM pistol friends from 8 different nations are having a regional competition in the background at the next range…
BODEN is a great place
Anton Lindfors, of the Swedish Armed Forces says: “Take care and good luck my friends!”
Opening ceremony; Colonel Granander welcomeparticipants and Good Shot!
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Preparation in Boden is going…………
We say welcome to all participants on monday
At the CISM Regional pistol tournament in Boden (SWE) 29 male and 17 female pistol shooters take part.
The following countries are represented:
AUT, BEL, DEN, FIN, LAT, NED, NOR,SUI and SWE
Under the motto of CISM “Friendship Through Sport” and according to the CISM Policy Manual, the Chief of Mission should, up on return to his country, address a letter of courtessy to the organising delegation through his Chief of Delegation.
Here you see the Letter to Lt Col Siegenthaler that Colonel Bruno Wolfensberger, president of CISM Sport Committee Shooting, has sent to thank Swiss CISM team, Civil Protection of Thun and Swiss Shooting Sport federation for a championship that has met high results and left good memories.
The CSC Shooting encourages the participating countries to let the Swiss delegation know what you have experienced in Thun.