Shooting at the 2000 Summer Olympics – Men's 50 metre rifle three positions

Men's 50 metre rifle three positions was the last rifle event to be concluded at the 2000 Summer Olympics, on 23 September. The qualification round, consisting of 40 shots from each position, began at 09:00 Australian Eastern Standard Time (UTC+10), and the final round of 10 additional shots standing at 13:15. World record holder Rajmond Debevec won the competition and his first Olympic medal, setting two new Olympic records.

Men's 50 metre rifle three positions
at the Games of the XXVII Olympiad
VenueSydney International Shooting Centre
Date23 September 2000
Competitors44 from 29 nations
Winning score1275.1 (OR)
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Rajmond Debevec  Slovenia
2nd, silver medalist(s) Juha Hirvi  Finland
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Harald Stenvaag  Norway
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RecordsEdit

Prior to this competition, the existing World and Olympic records were as follows.

Qualification records
World record   Rajmond Debevec (SLO) 1186 Munich, Germany 29 August 1992
Olympic record   Jean-Pierre Amat (FRA) 1175 Atlanta, United States 27 July 1996
Final records
World record   Rajmond Debevec (SLO) 1287.9 (1186+101.9) Munich, Germany 29 August 1992
Olympic record   Jean-Pierre Amat (FRA) 1273.9 (1175+98.9) Atlanta, United States 27 July 1996

Qualification roundEdit

Rank Athlete Country Prone Stand Kneel Total Notes
1 Rajmond Debevec   Slovenia 397 388 392 1177 Q OR
2 Harald Stenvaag   Norway 399 383 393 1175 Q
3 Artem Khadjibekov   Russia 398 382 393 1173 Q
4 Juha Hirvi   Finland 394 384 393 1171 Q
5 Artur Ayvazyan   Ukraine 396 383 391 1170 Q
6 Christian Bauer   Germany 399 383 387 1169 Q
7 Yevgeni Aleinikov   Russia 393 384 389 1166 Q
8 Jozef Gönci   Slovakia 399 376 390 1165 Q
9 Michael Anti   United States 396 377 391 1164
9 Mario Knögler   Austria 397 381 386 1164
9 Sergei Martynov   Belarus 398 375 391 1164
12 Espen Berg-Knutsen   Norway 399 375 388 1162
12 Thomas Farnik   Austria 393 382 387 1162
12 Roger Hansson   Sweden 396 379 387 1162
15 Václav Bečvář   Czech Republic 396 370 395 1161
15 Nemanja Mirosavljev   Yugoslavia 397 374 390 1161
15 Radim Novak   Czech Republic 396 377 388 1161
18 Glenn Dubis   United States 396 378 386 1160
18 Lee Eun-chul   South Korea 395 381 384 1160
20 Jonas Edman   Sweden 399 375 385 1159
20 Timothy Lowndes   Australia 395 375 389 1159
22 Jean-Pierre Amat   France 399 372 387 1158
22 Oleg Mykhaylov   Ukraine 396 370 392 1158
22 Samuel Wieland   Australia 393 384 381 1158
25 Bae Sung-duk   South Korea 397 376 384 1157
25 Maik Eckhardt   Germany 393 379 385 1157
25 Anatoli Klimenko   Belarus 396 375 386 1157
25 Péter Sidi   Hungary 399 375 383 1157
29 Hrachya Petikyan   Armenia 393 370 393 1156
29 Stevan Pletikosić   Yugoslavia 398 369 389 1156
31 Ning Lijia   China 393 382 380 1155
32 Guy Starik   Israel 398 370 386 1154
33 Pablo Álvarez   Argentina 395 378 377 1150
33 Jorge González   Spain 396 365 389 1150
35 Yuri Lomov   Kyrgyzstan 387 372 388 1147
36 Jaco Henn   South Africa 396 364 385 1145
37 Tevarit Majchacheep   Thailand 390 384 370 1144
38 Cai Yalin   China 388 376 379 1143
39 Roberto José Elias Orozco   Mexico 382 380 378 1140
40 Naoki Kurita   Japan 384 371 383 1138
41 Nedžad Fazlija   Bosnia and Herzegovina 392 365 375 1132
42 Wayne Sorensen   Canada 386 369 376 1131
43 Varavut Majchacheep   Thailand 385 373 368 1126
44 Corne Basson   South Africa 396 350 379 1125

OR Olympic record – Q Qualified for final

FinalEdit

Rank Athlete Qual 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Final Total Notes
    Rajmond Debevec (SLO) 1177 9.8 10.7 8.3 10.0 10.4 9.5 10.5 9.3 9.6 10.0 98.1 1275.1 OR
    Juha Hirvi (FIN) 1171 10.0 10.5 10.4 8.7 10.3 9.1 9.4 10.3 10.7 10.1 99.5 1270.5
    Harald Stenvaag (NOR) 1175 10.3 9.3 9.2 6.7 9.7 9.0 10.3 10.1 9.0 10.0 93.6 1268.6
4   Artem Khadjibekov (RUS) 1173 9.9 9.9 10.5 7.9 9.8 10.2 9.9 8.6 9.5 9.0 95.2 1268.2
5   Artur Ayvazyan (UKR) 1170 9.2 9.5 9.1 9.0 10.1 10.3 10.4 10.4 8.3 10.3 96.6 1266.6
6   Christian Bauer (GER) 1169 10.1 9.1 9.3 10.1 9.8 9.9 9.0 9.0 10.0 10.7 97.0 1266.0
7   Yevgeni Aleinikov (RUS) 1166 10.4 10.6 9.4 10.1 9.2 10.5 10.2 10.0 9.6 9.5 99.5 1265.5
8   Jozef Gönci (SVK) 1165 10.4 9.0 10.5 10.4 10.2 10.0 10.3 9.1 7.0 9.4 96.3 1261.3

OR Olympic record

ReferencesEdit

  • Official Report of the XXVII Olympiad — Shooting (PDF). Retrieved 2008-09-06.