Regional Pistol Nijmegen (NL) 2018

Individual match Center Fire 25m pistol 1st place Mikael Nilsson  (SWE) 575 pts, 2nd place Pelle Carlsson (SWE) 571 pts, 3rd place Heinz Koeltringer (AUT) 569 pts

Best shooter: Sgt Mikael Nilsson (SWE) 1732 pts (5 times Gold!)

Copyright pictures by Mikael Nilsson, Joakim Olsson and Matti Kirilov (SWE)

Copyright pictures by Belgian Military Pistol Team

CISM is Silver in ISSF WC Mexico 2018

CISM athletes participating in the World Cup in Mexico 2018 are doing great.  There was a well deserved silver medal for CISM athlete Bernhard Pickl (AUT) at the ISSF World Cup in Mexico in the 50m Men 3 position match. Another silver medal was won by our CISM friend Doreen Vennekamp (GER) at the 25m Women Pistol finals match. Heidi Diethelm Gerber (SUI) finished 7th and Michelle Skeries (GER) finished 6th after Shoot off. In the 50m Women 3 position Rifle finals, CISM friend Beate Koestel (GER) finished 7th. Congratulations from the CISM Sport Committee Shooting!

find schedule here and all results here

CISM friends at ISSF World Cup Mexico 2018

Our CISM friends Alexander Schmirl (AUT) became 2nd after Istvan Peni (HUN) and Bernhard Pickl (AUT) was 7th in the 10m Rifle Men finals at the WC in Mexico.
A day earlier, in the 10m Pistol Men finals, Jitu Rai (IND) won the Bronze medal, after Silver medallist Christian Christian Reitz (GER), the sympathetic policeman married to our CISM friend Sandra Reitz who would be shooting her finals later today. LCol Julio Almeida (BRA) became 5th. Gold was for Shahzar Rizvi (Ind).
In the 10m AP Women WC, our CISM friend Celine Goberville (FRA) won the Bronze medal, Sandra Reitz (GER) came 6th and het team mate Julia Hochmuth (GER) 7th; Heidi Diethelm Gerber finished 8th in the finals. The gold medal was for the 16 (!) year old Manu Bhaker (IND.

Keep your eyes on the ISSF page: https://www.facebook.com/ISSF.Shooting

 

PCSC meeting Nice (FRA) 2018

At February 18th, CISM celebrated it’s 70th birthday in Nice (France). During the celebration week, the presidents of the CISM Sport Committees had their yearly meeting.
President of CISM Shooting, colonel Wolfensberger attended at this meeting.

(pictures: Marco Tulio Baptista, BRA)

CISM success at 10M EC Győr, Hungary

At the 2018 European championship in 10m air pistol, Celine Gobervile (FRA) and Yusuf Dikec (TUR) both won gold medal in the women and men event. Joao Costa (POR) won bronze right followed by Anton Gurianov (RUS) who became 4th, Oleh Omelchuk  (UKR) who became 7th and Giuseppe Giordano (ITA) who became 8th in the men 10m Air Pistol event. In women’s air rifle 10m, Jolyn Beer (GER) came 8th in the finals, as in the men’s 10m air rifle event, Alexander Schmirl (AUT) became 7th.
In the 10m Air Pistol Women Team event, Germany won Silver behind Russia and guess who was in this team? CISM friends Sandra Reitz, Monika Karsch & Carina Wimmer! In the 10m Air Pistol Men Team event, Ukraine won gold with the team of Oleh Omelchuk, followed by Serbia and Germany. In 4th place came Russia with Anton Gurianov and his team. This was another great achievement for these sympathetic CISM athletes!

In the jury Marko Leppa, also a CISM friend from Finland was attending. All results of the event can be found in the Sius Ascor website

(Copyright pictures by ESC media, Joao Costa, Celine Gobervile & Sandra Reitz and Dansk Skytte Union)

HAPPY 70th BIRTHDAY CISM!

On behalf of all athletes, coaches, judges and other officials of the 45 African, 18 American, 30 Asian and 42 European member nations and my Shooting Committee members, I congratulate the International Military Sports Council on the occasion of the 70th birthday anniversary of CISM.

18-02-1948 ~ 18-02-2018

Bruno Wolfensberger,
president Sport Committee Shooting

More info (in French)