Zhanna Shapialevich

Zhanna Henadziyeuna Shapialevich (née Shitsik) (Belarusian: Жанна Генадзеўна Шыцік-Шапялевіч; born February 26, 1971 in Hrodna) is a Belarusian sport shooter.[2] Shapialevich made her official debut for the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia, where she placed fourteenth in the women's 25 m pistol, accumulating a score of 577 points.[1]

Zhanna Shapialevich
Personal information
Full nameZhanna Henadziyeuna Shitsik-
Shapialevich
Nationality Belarus
Born (1971-02-26) 26 February 1971 (age 50)
Hrodna, Belarusian SSR
Height1.64 m (5 ft 4 12 in)
Weight63 kg (139 lb)
Sport
SportShooting
Event(s)10 m air pistol (AP40)
25 m pistol (SP)
ClubSK VS Hrodna[1]
Coached byAleh Pishchukevich[1]

Twelve years after competing in her last Olympics, Shapialevich qualified for her second Belarusian team, as a 37-year-old, at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, by finishing eighth in the sport pistol from the 2006 ISSF World Shooting Championships in Zagreb, Croatia.[1] She placed forty-second out of forty-four shooters in the women's 10 m air pistol by one point ahead of Uruguay's Carolina Lozado, with a total score of 368 targets.[3] Three days later, Shapialevich competed for her second event, 25 m pistol, where she was able to shoot 287 targets in the precision stage, and 282 in the rapid fire, for a total score of 569 points, finishing only in thirty-eighth place.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d "ISSF Profile – Zhanna Shapialevich". ISSF. Retrieved 20 January 2013.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Zhanna Shapialevich". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 20 January 2013.
  3. ^ "Women's 10m Air Pistol Qualification". NBC Olympics. Archived from the original on 16 August 2012. Retrieved 20 January 2013.
  4. ^ "Women's 25m Pistol Qualification". NBC Olympics. Archived from the original on 16 August 2012. Retrieved 20 January 2013.

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