A forum to talk about Olympic style shooting, rifle or pistol, 10 meters to 50 meters, and whatever is in between. Hosted by
It is currently Fri Jan 19, 2018 8:29 am

All times are UTC - 6 hours [ DST ]

Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 1 post ] 
Author Message
PostPosted: Sat Nov 11, 2017 7:14 pm 

Joined: Mon Jun 02, 2014 11:27 am
Posts: 186
Joss Wins Bronze to Close WSPS World Cup

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado (November 11, 2017)
John Joss won the bronze medal in the R6 (Mixed 50m Rifle Prone SH1) event today the World Shooting Para Sport (WSPS, formerly IPC Shooting) World Cup in Bangkok, Thailand.


Joss (Corsicana, Texas, pictured) qualified for the Final with the second highest score (617.1). Once in the Final, Joss was able to pull into the lead following the 12th shot, but would see his lead dissolve over the next few elimination shots. 2016 Paralympic Games silver medalist Abdulla Sultan Alaryani of the United Arab Emirates would win the gold medal, setting a new Finals World Record of 249.0. Anton Zappelli of Australia won the silver medal.

Kevin Nguyen (Westminster, California) qualified for the R6 Final with the fourth-highest score of 613.6. He finished in sixth place overall.

In R5 (Mixed 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2), Stetson Bardfield (Colorado Springs, Colorado) finished in 14th place. David Cromwell (Bandera, Texas) finished in 19th place in his international competitive debut and 2016 Paralympic Games bronze medalist McKenna Dahl (Arlington, Washington) finished in 20th place.

Today was the final day of competition at the WPSP World Cup with the USA Shooting Team earning two individual medals overall, including Marco De La Rosa’s (San Antonio, Texas) silver-medal win in P1 (Men’s 10m Air Pistol SH1) and one team medal, the P1 team bronze won by De La Rosa, Shaun Tichenor (Brainerd, Minnesota) and Aaron Causey (Riverside, Alabama). Read that recap here: ... -world-cup.

More than 120 athletes from 17 countries competed in 14 medal events at this World Cup. View complete results from the WSPS World Cup: ... okThailand.

Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 1 post ] 

All times are UTC - 6 hours [ DST ]

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: rtucker6508 and 3 guests

You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group