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  • News | Nanjing 2014

    Nanjing 2014: Champions of the future right on target in the men’s shooting

    Ukraine’s Pavlo Korostylov and China’s Yang Haoran produced world-class performances to earn respective gold medals in the 10m air pistol and rifle finals. In doing so they adapted seamlessly to a set of new rules, which even allow for the playing of music during competitions.
    27 Oct 2014 | Nanjing 2014, YOG, Olympic News
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    Teamwork without borders on the range in Nanjing

    For the first time ever on the Olympic stage, the air pistol and air rifle competitions featured a mixed international team format which allowed the young athletes to get a chance to know each other and forge links across borders and languages.
    21 Oct 2014 | Nanjing 2014, YOG, Olympic News
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    Tension all the way as young guns impress in the women’s shooting

    Europe’s top young female sharpshooters kept their cool under pressure in Nanjing, with Poland’s Agata Nowak securing gold with her final shot in the 10m air pistol event and Switzerland’s Sarah Hornung doing likewise in the 10m air rifle.
    04 Oct 2014 | Nanjing 2014, YOG, Olympic News
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    Pavlo Korostylov stays focused to secure shooting gold

    There were numerous distractions that could have knocked Ukraine's Pavlo Korostylov off his game in the men’s 10m air pistol final. The music and cheering, the presence of International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach and, not least, the fact he had a Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games gold medal in his sights.
    18 Aug 2014 | Nanjing 2014, YOG, Olympic News
  • News | Nanjing 2014

    Poland’s Agata Nowak holds her nerve to win shooting gold

    The crowd erupted in cheers when Agata Nowak (POL) shot her final pellet to score a near-perfect 10.7, but the day was not over yet in the women’s 10m air pistol competition.
    17 Aug 2014 | Nanjing 2014, YOG, Olympic News
  • News | Nanjing 2014

    The Nanjing 2014 sports: Shooting

    The International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) has come up with an international mixed team event for the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing and is hopeful of developing the format for use at future competitions.
    12 Aug 2014 | Nanjing 2014, YOG, Olympic News
  • News | YOG

    Kim Jangmi’s journey to London 2012 via Singapore 2010

    A gold medallist in the 10m air pistol at the 2010 Youth Olympic Games in Singapore at the age of 17, the Republic of Korea’s Kim Jang-Mi kicked on in the best possible style by winning the 25m title at London 2012.
    24 Jul 2014 | YOG, Singapore 2010, Olympic News
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