Shooting at the 1920 Summer Olympics – Men's 300 and 600 metre team military rifle, prone

The men's 300 and 600 metre team military rifle, prone was a shooting sports event held as part of the Shooting at the 1920 Summer Olympics programme. It was the third (and last) appearance for military rifle events but the first time that medals were awarded for teams in the prone position. The competition was held on 29 July 1920. 70 shooters from 14 nations competed.[1]

Men's 300 and 600 metre team military rifle, prone
at the Games of the VII Olympiad
VenueBeverloo Camp
Date29 July
Competitors70 from 14 nations
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Joseph Jackson, Willis A. Lee, Carl Osburn, Oliver Schriver, Lloyd Spooner
 United States
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Albert Helgerud, Otto Olsen, Jacob Onsrud, Østen Østensen, Olaf Sletten
 Norway
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Eugene Addor, Joseph Jehle, Fritz Kuchen, Werner Schneeberger, Weibel
 Switzerland

ResultsEdit

The scores of the five shooters were summed to give a team score. The maximum score was 600.

Place Shooter Score
1
  United States (USA) 573
Joseph Jackson 116
Willis Augustus Lee 116
Oliver Schriver 115
Lloyd Spooner 113
Carl Osburn 113
2
  Norway (NOR) 565
Otto Olsen 117
Østen Østensen 116
Olaf Sletten 114
Albert Helgerud 111
Jacob Onsrud 107
3
  Switzerland (SUI) 563
Werner Schneeberger 116
Joseph Jehle 114
Weibel 114
Fritz Kuchen 111
Eugene Addor 108
4
  France (FRA) 563
Léon Johnson 117
Achille Paroche
Émile Rumeau
André Parmentier
Georges Roes
5
  South Africa (RSA) 560
David Smith
Robert Bodley
Ferdinand Buchanan
George Harvey
Fred Morgan
6
  Sweden (SWE) 558
Erik Blomqvist 118
Mauritz Eriksson
Hugo Johansson
Bror Andreasson
Gustaf Adolf Jonsson
7
  Greece (GRE) 553
Ioannis Theofilakis
Alexandros Theofilakis
Konstantinos Kefalas
Vasileios Xylinakis
Emmanouil Peristerakis
8
  Czechoslovakia (TCH) 536
Rudolf Jelen
Josef Sucharda
Václav Kindl
Josef Linert
Antonín Brych
9
  Italy (ITA) 527
Ricardo Ticchi
Raffaele Frasca
Camillo Isnardi
Alfredo Galli
Sem De Ranieri
10
  Finland (FIN) 524
Veli Nieminen 111
Kalle Lappalainen 110
Magnus Wegelius 106
Voitto Kolho 102
Vilho Vauhkonen 95
11
  Portugal (POR) 519
Hermínio Rebelo
António dos Santos
António Ferreira
António Martins
Dario Canas
12
  Spain (ESP) 510
José Bento
Antonio Bonilla
Domingo Rodríguez
Luis Calvet
Antonio Moreira
13
  Netherlands (NED) 495
Gerard van den Bergh
Antonius Bouwens
Herman Bouwens
Cornelis van Dalen
Jan Brussaard
14
  Belgium (BEL) 469
Paul Van Asbroeck
Conrad Adriaenssens
Arthur Balbaert
François Ceulemans
Joseph Haesaerts

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Shooting at the 1920 Antwerpen Summer Games: Men's Military Rifle, 300 metres and 600 metres, Prone, Team". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 18 December 2014.

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