Shooting at the 1920 Summer Olympics – Men's 50 metre team small-bore rifle

The men's 50 metre team small-bore rifle, standing position was a shooting sports event held as part of the Shooting at the 1920 Summer Olympics programme. It was the only appearance of the event in the standing position, with a similar team competition being held in 1908 and 1912.[1] The competition was held on 2 August 1920. 50 shooters from 10 nations competed.[2]

Men's 50 metre team small-bore rifle
at the Games of the VII Olympiad
VenueBeverloo Camp
Date2 August
Competitors50 from 10 nations
1st place, gold medalist(s) Dennis Fenton, Willis A. Lee, Lawrence Nuesslein, Arthur Rothrock, Oliver Schriver
 United States
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Oscar Eriksson, Sigvard Hultcrantz, Leon Lagerlöf, Erik Ohlsson, Ragnar Stare
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Albert Helgerud, Sigvart Johansen, Anton Olsen, Østen Østensen, Olaf Sletten


The scores of the five shooters on each team were the scores from the 50 metre small-bore rifle, standing position event and were summed to give a team score. The maximum score was 2000.

Lawrence Nuesslein won his second gold medal.

Place Shooter Score
  United States (USA) 1899
Lawrence Nuesslein 391
Arthur Rothrock 386
Dennis Fenton 385
Willis A. Lee 370
Oliver Schriver 367
  Sweden (SWE) 1873
Sigvard Hultcrantz 382
Erik Ohlsson 381
Leon Lagerlöf 375
Oscar Eriksson 370
Ragnar Stare 365
  Norway (NOR) 1866
Anton Olsen 379
Albert Helgerud 375
Sigvart Johansen 373
Olaf Sletten 371
Østen Østensen 368
  Denmark (DEN) 1862
Lars Jørgen Madsen 378
Erik Sætter-Lassen 378
Anders Peter Nielsen 374
Otto Wegener 373
Christen Møller 359
  France (FRA) 1847
Léon Johnson
Achille Paroche
Émile Rumeau
André Parmentier
Georges Roes
  Belgium (BEL) 1785
Paul Van Asbroeck
Norbert Van Molle
Philippe Cammaerts
Victor Robert
Louis Andrieu
  Italy (ITA) 1777
Alfredo Galli
Raffaele Frasca
Peppy Campus
Franco Micheli
Ricardo Ticchi
  South Africa (RSA) 1755
George Lishman
Fred Morgan
George Harvey
Robert Bodley
Mark Paxton
  Spain (ESP) 1753
José Bento
Antonio Bonilla
Domingo Rodríguez
Luis Calvet
Antonio Moreira
  Greece (GRE) 1727
Andreas Vikhos
Ioannis Theofilakis
Konstantinos Kefalas
Vasileios Xylinakis
Emmanouil Peristerakis


  1. ^ "Historical Results". ISSF. Retrieved 12 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Shooting at the 1920 Antwerpen Summer Games: Men's Small Bore-Rifle, Standing, 50 metres, Team". Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 20 December 2014.

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