Shooting at the 1984 Summer Olympics

Shooting at the 1984 Summer Olympics took place at Prado Olympic Shooting Park, Chino, California, United States. The games marked the first time that women’s shooting events were included in the Olympic program.[1]

Medal countEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  United States (USA)3126
2  China (CHN)3036
3  Italy (ITA)1113
4  France (FRA)1102
5  Great Britain (GBR)1034
6  Canada (CAN)1001
  Japan (JPN)1001
8  Austria (AUT)0101
  Colombia (COL)0101
  Denmark (DEN)0101
  Peru (PER)0101
  Romania (ROU)0101
  Sweden (SWE)0101
  Switzerland (SUI)0101
  West Germany (FRG)0101
16  Australia (AUS)0011
  Finland (FIN)0011
Totals (17 nations)11111133

Men's eventsEdit

 
From left to right: Michel Bury, Edward Etzel and Michael Sullivan
Event Gold Silver Bronze
air rifle
details
  Philippe Heberlé (FRA)   Andreas Kronthaler (AUT)   Barry Dagger (GBR)
pistol
details
  Xu Haifeng (CHN)   Ragnar Skanåker (SWE)   Wang Yifu (CHN)
rapid fire pistol
details
  Takeo Kamachi (JPN)   Corneliu Ion (ROU)   Rauno Bies (FIN)
rifle prone
details
  Edward Etzel (USA)   Michel Bury (FRA)   Michael Sullivan (GBR)
rifle three positions
details
  Malcolm Cooper (GBR)   Daniel Nipkov (SUI)   Alister Allan (GBR)
running target
details
  Li Yuwei (CHN)   Helmut Bellingrodt (COL)   Huang Shiping (CHN)

Women's eventsEdit

 
From left to right: Ulrike Holmer, Wu Xiauxuan and Wanda R. Jewell
 
From left to right: Ruby Fox, Linda Thom and Patricia Dench
Event Gold Silver Bronze
air rifle
details
  Pat Spurgin (USA)   Edith Gufler (ITA)   Wu Xiaoxuan (CHN)
pistol
details
  Linda Thom (CAN)   Ruby Fox (USA)   Patricia Dench (AUS)
rifle three positions
details
  Wu Xiaoxuan (CHN)   Ulrike Holmer (FRG)   Wanda Jewell (USA)

Mixed eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
skeet
details
  Matthew Dryke (USA)   Ole Riber Rasmussen (DEN)   Luca Scribani Rossi (ITA)
trap
details
  Luciano Giovannetti (ITA)   Francisco Boza (PER)   Daniel Carlisle (USA)

Participating nationsEdit

A total of 460 shooters, 382 men and 77 women, from 68 nations competed at the Los Angeles Games:[1]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Shooting at the 1984 Los Angeles Summer Games". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 13 February 2020.

External linksEdit