Shooting

Sun 8 Apr 2018

‘Coominya Kid’ puts country town on the map

‘Coominya Kid’ puts country town on the map

THE electric vibe of gold medal glory can crackle around the world in seconds — yet it still takes time to reach Coominya. Where is Coominya, you say?

Thu 11 Aug 2016

Potent knows rivals will be gunning for him

Potent knows rivals will be gunning for him

Experience has tempered the confidence of Australia's Warren Potent ahead of the men's 50m rifle prone shooting event in Rio.

Mon 8 Aug 2016

Skinner shoots her way to gold at Rio Olympics

Skinner shoots her way to gold at Rio Olympics

Victorian Catherine Skinner has claimed Australia's third gold at the Olympic Games after taking the women's trap title at the Olympic Shooting Centre.

Thu 4 Aug 2016

Veteran remains a Potent force in shooting

Veteran remains a Potent force in shooting

Shooter Warren Potent has already been knocked off his perch before getting to the Rio Olympics, but he is quite happy about it.

Sat 23 Jul 2016

Rio gold in Vella’s sights

Rio gold in Vella’s sights

Shooter Adam Vella has put behind him the messy Australian Olympic selection saga, and is looking forward to contesting his third Games.

Mon 4 Jul 2016

Teen off to Rio in place of Diamond

Teen off to Rio in place of Diamond

Teenage shooter Mitch Iles has benefited from the axing of veteran Michael Diamond from the Australian Olympic team.

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