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SHOOTING Preview: Three Rio gold medalists and four World Champions in Pistol and Rifle...

The famed ISSF World Cup for pistol and rifle events in Munich (GER) is one of the annual highlights of the international shooting season,...

SHOOTING: U.S. wins five medals to lead all nations at Shotgun World Cup in...

After winning both the men’s and women’s Skeet events during the first week of the ISSF Shotgun World Cup in Changwon (KOR), the U.S....

SHOOTING: American stars Rhode and Hancock sweep World Cup Skeet titles in Korea

The first half of the ISSF Shotgun World Cup confirmed – once again – that the Skeet favorites for Tokyo are Americans Vincent Hancock...

SHOOTING Preview: American gold medalists Hancock and Rhode headline Shotgun World Cup in Korea

The third ISSF World Cup for the Shotgun disciplines gets underway on Thursday in Changwon (KOR), with 360 shooters from 58 countries ready in...

SHOOTING: Strong showing for India in Rifle/Pistol World Cup in China

The continuing quest for Olympic quota places earned headlines in India as it scored a tournament-high three gold medals in the latest ISSF World...

SHOOTING Preview: Battle for Olympic qualifying places continues in Beijing

A massive field of 588 shooters from 67 countries are gathering in Beijing (CHN) for the ISSF World Cup for pistol and rifle, with...

SHOOTING: Amazing Kim Rhode wins 20th World Cup title in Al Ain

There is simply no stopping American shooting legend Kim Rhode. Now 39 and the winner of six Olympic medals over the last six Olympic...

SHOOTING Preview: Gold medalists galore lined up for Shotgun World Cup in UAE

An enormous, star-studded field of 432 shooters from 71 countries is in Al Ain (UAE) for the ISSF Shotgun World Cup that starts Sunday...

SHOOTING: American Pan-Am pistol and rifle squad set after Spring Selection in Georgia

A tense six days of shooting at the U.S. Army Marksmanship Center at Ft. Benning, Georgia selected a formidable U.S. team for the pistol...

SHOOTING: Sherry, Todorova, Weisz sweep Rifle/Pistol Spring Selection matches

This week’s competitions at the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit in Fort Benning, Georgia will select the U.S. rifle and pistol competitors for the Pan...

LANE ONE: Crucial IOC Executive Board meeting this week in Switzerland could impact...

We’re going to have some interesting days starting on Tuesday as the International Olympic Committee’s Executive Board meets in Lausanne (SUI). A series of issues which have been simmering for months might come to a boil … or maybe not. But there is a lot of interest in what the IOC is going to do […]
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SHOOTING: Amazing Rhode wins again in Acapulco World Cup

If you’re looking for the Fountain of Youth, you might want to ask American shooting star Kim Rhode. Now 39, she recorded her 19th World...

LANE ONE: A call to eliminate guns from the Games, but that doesn’t...

The highly-respected Alan Abrahamson, one of the best commentators on Olympic sport, wrote on his 3WireSports site last Saturday that: “The Games and the values for which the Olympics purport to be about — excellence, friendship, respect and, by extension, tolerance — are the very thing that stand in marked contrast to an abhorrent shooting […]
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SHOOTING Preview: Shotgun World Cup gets started in Acapulco, with strong fields

A large field of 351 shooters from 61 countries is assembling on the Mexican Riviera – specifically in Acapulco – for the first ISSF...

SHOOTING: Haldeman, Jungman, Carroll and Rhode claim World Champs slots at Shotgun Spring Selection

Plane tickets to the most important competitions of the season were on the line for the American Trap and Skeet specialists at the Shotgun...

SHOOTING: Huge field in New Delhi World Cup produces four world records; two wins...

Although it will be remembered mostly for the controversy over an non-admission of two Pakistani shooters, the first ISSF World Cup of 2019 also...

SHOOTING Preview: U.S. international team slots at stake in Shotgun Spring Selection in Tucson

Who will represent the U.S. in the upcoming Pan American Games, World Cups and World Championships will be decided – mostly – by the...

SHOOTING: Three world records in first four events at ISSF World Cup in New...

The ISSF World Cup in New Delhi was overshadowed at its start by the refusal of the Indian government to issue a visa for...

LANE ONE: Think politics and sports don’t mix? They mix, but pretty badly...

During his 20-year term as the head of the International Olympic Committee, Avery Brundage often insisted that “sports and politics don’t mix.” He found out, to his horror and that of the entire world, that they do mix and can mix very badly, as Palestinian terrorists murdered 11 members of the Israeli Olympic delegation at […]
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SHOOTING: First ISSF World Cup overshadowed by Pakistan visa issue

The ISSF World Cup in New Delhi (IND) was supposed to be an opportunity for Olympic qualification for Tokyo in 2020, but the competition has already been impacted by politics. First, the schedule: • 23 Feb.: Women/10 m Air Rifle • 24 Feb.: Men/50 m Rifle/3 Pos., Men/10 m Air Pistol, Women/25 m Pistol • […]
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