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

The men's 300 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. 75 shooters from 15 nations competed.[1]

Men's 300 metre team military rifle, prone
at the Games of the VII Olympiad
VenueBeverloo Camp
Date29 July
Competitors75 from 15 nations
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Morris Fisher, Joseph Jackson, Willis Augustus Lee, Carl Osburn, Lloyd Spooner
 United States
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Léon Johnson, André Parmentier, Achille Paroche, Georges Roes, Émile Rumeau
 France
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Voitto Kolho, Kalle Lappalainen, Veli Nieminen, Vilho Vauhkonen, Magnus Wegelius
 Finland

ResultsEdit

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

Place Shooter Score
1
  United States (USA) 289
Carl Osburn 59
Lloyd Spooner 59
Morris Fisher 59
Willis Augustus Lee 57
Joseph Jackson 55
2
  France (FRA) 283
Léon Johnson
Achille Paroche
Émile Rumeau
André Parmentier 58
Georges Roes
3
  Finland (FIN) 281
Vilho Vauhkonen 59
Kalle Lappalainen 57
Veli Nieminen 57
Magnus Wegelius 57
Voitto Kolho 51
4
  Switzerland (SUI) 281
Fritz Kuchen 59
Albert Tröndle
Arnold Rösli
Walter Lienhard
Caspar Widmer
5
  Sweden (SWE) 281
Hugo Johansson 60
Mauritz Eriksson
Erik Blomqvist
Ture Holmberg
Werner Jernström
6
  Norway (NOR) 280
Østen Østensen
Otto Olsen
Olaf Sletten
Albert Helgerud
Jacob Onsrud
7
  Spain (ESP) 278
José Bento
Antonio Bonilla
Domingo Rodríguez
Luis Calvet
Antonio Moreira
8
  South Africa (RSA) 276
Robert Bodley
George Lishman
David Smith
Mark Paxton
Fred Morgan
9
  Italy (ITA) 272
Ricardo Ticchi
Raffaele Frasca
Alfredo Galli
Camillo Isnardi
Peppy Campus
10
  Czechoslovakia (TCH) 271
Rudolf Jelen
Josef Sucharda
Václav Kindl
Josef Linert
Antonín Brych
11
  Greece (GRE) 270
Andreas Vikhos
Ioannis Theofilakis
Alexandros Theofilakis
Konstantinos Kefalas
Emmanouil Peristerakis
12
  Netherlands (NED) 269
Gerard van den Bergh
Antonius Bouwens
Herman Bouwens
Cornelis van Dalen
Jan Brussaard
13
  Denmark (DEN) 268
Lars Jørgen Madsen
Niels Larsen
Peter Petersen
Otto Plantener
Anton Andersen
14
  Belgium (BEL) 264
Paul Van Asbroeck
Joseph Janssens
Vincent Libert
Louis Ryskens
Conrad Adriaenssens
15
  Portugal (POR) 256
Hermínio Rebelo
António dos Santos
António Ferreira
António Martins
Dario Canas

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Shooting at the 1920 Antwerpen Summer Games: Men's Military Rifle, Prone, 300 metres, Team". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 14 December 2014.

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