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

The men's 300 metre team military rifle, standing 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 standing position. The competition was held on 29 July 1920. 75 shooters from 15 nations competed.[1]

Men's 300 metre team military rifle, standing
at the Games of the VII Olympiad
VenueBeverloo Camp
Date29 July
Competitors75 from 15 nations
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Niels Larsen, Lars Jørgen Madsen, Anders Peter Nielsen, Anders Petersen, Erik Sætter-Lassen
 Denmark
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Thomas Brown, Willis A. Lee, Lawrence Nuesslein, Carl Osburn, Lloyd Spooner
 United States
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Olle Ericsson, Mauritz Eriksson, Walfrid Hellman, Hugo Johansson, Leon Lagerlöf
 Sweden

ResultsEdit

The scores of the five shooters were summed to give a team score. The maximum score was 300.

Place Shooter Score
1
  Denmark (DEN) 266
Lars Jørgen Madsen 55
Erik Sætter-Lassen 54
Anders Petersen 53
Anders Peter Nielsen 53
Niels Larsen 51
2
  United States (USA) 255
Lawrence Nuesslein 56
Carl Osburn 53
Lloyd Spooner 50
Willis A. Lee 48
Thomas Brown 48
3
  Sweden (SWE) 255
Olle Ericsson 54
Walfrid Hellman 53
Mauritz Eriksson 52
Hugo Johansson 49
Leon Lagerlöf 47
4
  Italy (ITA) 251
Ricardo Ticchi
Camillo Isnardi
Luigi Favretti
Giancarlo Boriani
Sem De Ranieri
5
  France (FRA) 249
Léon Johnson
Achille Paroche
Émile Rumeau
André Parmentier
Georges Roes
6
  Norway (NOR) 242
Østen Østensen
Otto Olsen
Olaf Sletten
Albert Helgerud
Gudbrand Skatteboe
7
  Finland (FIN) 235
Kalle Lappalainen
Vilho Vauhkonen
Magnus Wegelius
Voitto Kolho
Nestor Toivonen
8
  Switzerland (SUI) 234
Fritz Kuchen
Albert Tröndle
Arnold Rösli
Walter Lienhard
Caspar Widmer
9
  South Africa (RSA) 233
Robert Bodley
Fred Morgan
Mark Paxton
Ferdinand Buchanan
David Smith
10
  Netherlands (NED) 228
Gerard van den Bergh
Antonius Bouwens
Herman Bouwens
Cornelis van Dalen
Jan Brussaard
11
  Portugal (POR) 226
Hermínio Rebelo
António dos Santos
António Ferreira
António Martins
Dario Canas
12
  Belgium (BEL) 217
Paul Van Asbroeck
Joseph Janssens
Vincent Libert
Louis Ryskens
Conrad Adriaenssens
13
  Greece (GRE) 209
Andreas Vikhos
Ioannis Theofilakis
Konstantinos Kefalas
Vasileios Xylinakis
Emmanouil Peristerakis
14
  Czechoslovakia (TCH) 200
Rudolf Jelen
Josef Sucharda
Václav Kindl
Josef Linert
Antonín Brych
  Spain (ESP) 200
José Bento
Antonio Bonilla
Domingo Rodríguez
Luis Calvet
Antonio Moreira

ReferencesEdit

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

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