European Shooting Confederation http://www.esc-shooting.org The organization of the European Shooting Championships was decided at the Congress of The International Shooting Union held in Helsinki in 1952 http://esc-shooting.org/file/head/logo.jpg European Shooting Confederation http://www.esc-shooting.org Tue, 17 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 en-en French Laurent Cussigh was the most accurate in 25m Standard Pistol Men Junior http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/french_laurent_cussigh_was_the_most_accurate_in_25m_standard_pistol_men_junior-538/ Tuesday was the day of his life today when he won the European Championship in 25m Standard Pistol Men Junior. He won gold only with 1 point difference before Czech Matej Rampula. German Florian Peter shot bronze. Tue, 17 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 Norway carries the European Champion Crown after the 50m Rifle Prone Mixed Team Final http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/norway_carries_the_european_champion_crown_after_the_50m_rifle_prone_mixed_team_final-539/ Norway 2 showed their best shooting skills and also tactic in this competition. The team was 7th after the qualification, only Lithuania was behind them in the Qualification. Anyway they solved and received their road to semifinals and finally to the final. Tue, 17 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 Familiar names on the podium of 25m Standard Pistol http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/familiar_names_on_the_podium_of_25m_standard_pistol-540/ The Championship of the 25m Standard Pistol was the fight of three famous athletes: Ukrainian Pavlo Korostylov; Turkish Yusuf Dikec and German Christian Reitz. These athletes have won quite many medals each and so they did again today here in Bologna. Tue, 17 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 New week – new champions http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/new_week_____new_champions-532/ The Monday morning opened calm and nice warm. The temperature had been informed to be about +31C. Mon, 16 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 Latvian Ernest Erbs shot gold http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/latvian_ernest_erbs_shot_gold-533/ Latvian Ernest Erbs was crowned today the European Champion of the 25m Pistol Junior Men. Mon, 16 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 Victory for Hungary in 50m Rifle Prone Junior Mixed Teams http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/victory_for_hungary_in_50m_rifle_prone_junior_mixed_teams-534/ Totally 21 teams were competing from the European Championship in 50m Rifle Prone Mixed Teams in Bologna today. Mon, 16 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 A great finish in Skeet Mixed Team - Goodbye, European Championship Shotgun and Lonato! http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/a_great_finish_in_skeet_mixed_team___goodbye__european_championship_shotgun_and_lonato_-535/ It was the last competition day of the European Championship Shotgun, and it is time to say goodbye – again – to the beautiful shooting range in Lonato. Memorable ECH finished with the excellent competition of Skeet Mixed Team. Mon, 16 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 Bulgarian Samuil Donkov won gold in 50m Pistol Men http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/bulgarian_samuil_donkov_won_gold_in_50m_pistol_men-536/ Bulgarian Samuil Donkov was the strongest in 50 m Pistol Men Competition today (16.09) in Bologna. Mon, 16 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 Russian Margarita Lomova and Mikhail Isakov conquered the gold medal in 50m Pistol Mixed Team Final http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/russian_margarita_lomova_and_mikhail_isakov_conquered_the_gold_medal_in_50m_pistol_mixed_team_final-537/ Russian Federation and Ukraine managed to have two team into the 50m Pistol Mixed Team Final. Fourth team who reached to the final was Latvia. Russian Team 1, Georgia and Switzerland dropped out in semifinals. Mon, 16 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 Tears and deep emotions in 25 m Pistol Women Junior final – happy tears http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/tears_and_deep_emotions_in_25_m_pistol_women_junior_final_____happy_tears-527/ The Pistol events started also in Bologna yesterday (Saturday) with 25m Pistol Women Junior. The athletes shot first the Qualification: On Saturday the athletes shot the precision stage and today (Sunday) the Rapid Fire stage and eight best reached their place to the final. Sun, 15 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 The European Deaf Shooting Championships has started in Moscow Region http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/the_european_deaf_shooting_championships_has_started_in_moscow_region-528/ The 14th European Deaf Shooting Championships has started in the Fox Lodge Shooting Complex, Moscow Region, Russia. Sun, 15 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 Egor Ismakov did what he wished http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/egor_ismakov_did_what_he_wished-529/ Egor Ismakov is now the new European Champion in Junior Men Rapid Fire Pistol. He had a tough final, but after the final he was so relaxing; smiling, dancing, and waving his hand. Sun, 15 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 German Juniors ruled the 50m Rifle 3 positions competitions http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/german_juniors_ruled_the_50m_rifle_3_positions_competitions-530/ The day was German juniors when speaking about the 50 m Rifle 3 position competitions. Sun, 15 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 Skeet Team Finals: Czech Republic, Italy and Slovakia took gold http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/skeet_team_finals__czech_republic__italy_and_slovakia_took_gold-531/ Four gold medal matches in Skeet Team finals and three nations won the gold medal. They were Czech Republic with two golds, and Italy and Slovakia, both one. Sun, 15 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 Russian Federation ruled the 50m Rifle Prone Junior Men Competitions http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/russian_federation_ruled_the_50m_rifle_prone_junior_men_competitions-523/ The Bolognian weather shows the best side on the first official competition day. Not so hot, but not so cold, something like +26C. Mild wind was blowing but it was not disturbing. It made the shooting only more interesting when the direction of the wind turned. The first competition was the 50m Rifle Prone Junior Men. Sat, 14 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 Exciting finish in Rifle Prone Junior Women http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/exciting_finish_in_rifle_prone_junior_women-524/ The second competition of Saturday was the 50m Rifle Prone Women Junior. Sat, 14 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 Excellent day of Skeet shooting in the ECH! http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/excellent_day_of_skeet_shooting_in_the_ech_-525/ It was a day of excellent Skeet shooting in the ECH! Sat, 14 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 Bologna has started officially! http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/bologna_has_started_officially_-526/ The Opening Ceremony of the European Championship was organized on Saturday 14th September at shooting range of Bologna. Sat, 14 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 Danka Bartekova took the gold in Skeet Women, Eva-Tamara Reichert won Skeet Women Junior http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/danka_bartekova_took_the_gold_in_skeet_women__eva_tamara_reichert_won_skeet_women_junior-521/ What an evening in ECH Shotgun! Danka Bartekova took the gold medal in Skeet Women and Eva-Tamara Reichert (GER) won Skeet Women Junior after the very exciting finals. Barbora Sumova (CZE) and Iryna Malovichko (UKR) obtained the Quota Place for Tokyo 2020 in Skeet Women. Fri, 13 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 Benvenuti a Bologna! http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/benvenuti_a_bologna_-522/ Benvenuti, warmly welcome to Bologna, wishes the police officer friendly in the arriving hall of the Airport. Fri, 13 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 Iryna Malovichko leading Skeet Women, Eva-Tamara Reichert Skeet Women Junior http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/iryna_malovichko_leading_skeet_women__eva_tamara_reichert_skeet_women_junior-520/ Iryna Malovichko (UKR) is in the lead of Skeet Women after the first day. Eva-Tamara Reichert (GER) is in a top position of Skeet Women Junior. Malovichko hit 74 targets and Reichert 72. Thu, 12 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 Italy dominated in Double Trap in Lonato http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/italy_dominated_in_double_trap_in_lonato-519/ Team of Italy has been strong in Trap events in the ECH in Lonato. The same kind of high performance was seen again in Double Trap events on Tuesday: Italy dominated the event. Tue, 10 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 Spain and Italy took gold in Trap Mixed Team http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/spain_and_italy_took_gold_in_trap_mixed_team-518/ What an exciting day again in the European Championship Shotgun! Spain won the gold medal in Trap Mixed Team, and Italy 1 was the best in Trap Mixed Team Junior. Mon, 09 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 The winners of Trap Team Finals: Italy, Finland and Russia http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/the_winners_of_trap_team_finals__italy__finland_and_russia-517/ Italy won two gold medals and Finland and Russia one gold medal in the Trap Team Finals of the European Championship Shotgun. Italy got a medal in all four categories: Men, Women, Men Junior and Women Junior. Sun, 08 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 Jiri Liptak won the gold medal in Trap Men, Marut Ilbilgi number 1 in Trap Men Junior http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/jiri_liptak_won_the_gold_medal_in_trap_men__marut_ilbilgi_number_1_in_trap_men_junior-516/ Jiri Liptak (CZE) won the gold medal in Trap Men, and Marut Ilbilgi (TUR) was number one in Trap Men Junior in the European Championship Shotgun in Lonato, Italy. Two quota places to Tokyo 2020 were obtained by Liptak and Aaron Heading (GBR). Sat, 07 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 Neutral Referees will conduct the Finals in individual Olympic events http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/neutral_referees_will_conduct_the_finals_in_individual_olympic_events-514/ The Referee of the Final in each of the four individual events where Quota Places for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games will be distributed should not represent any country that has athletes qualified for the Finals. Fri, 06 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 First gold medalist at the ECH Lonato: Daria Semianova and Mar Molne Magrina http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/first_gold_medalist_at_the_ech_lonato__daria_semianova_and_mar_molne_magrina-515/ Daria Semianova (RUS) and Mar Molne Magrina (ESP) are the first gold medalist in the European Championship Shotgun in Lonato, Italy. Fri, 06 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 The ECH in Shotgun officially opened in Lonato http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/the_ech_in_shotgun_officially_opened_in_lonato-512/ The European Championship in Shotgun is now officially opened in Lonato, Italy. The opening ceremony was held late Wednesday in Lonato del Garda at the “Trap Concaverde” Shooting Range. Thu, 05 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 Exciting day coming up in Trap Women and Trap Women Junior http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/exciting_day_coming_up_in_trap_women_and_trap_women_junior-513/ The first day of a competition in the European Championship Shotgun finished in an interesting situation. Both qualifications – Trap Women and Trap Women Junior – are very close, which means there will be an exciting day coming up tomorrow. Thu, 05 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 THE 2019 EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP IS ON START! http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/the_2019_european_championship_is_on_start_-510/ The 2019 European Championship in Italy is on start. Tue, 03 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 Lonato is ready again for the Championship in Shotgun http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/lonato_is_ready_again_for_the_championship_in_shotgun-511/ Here we go again in Lonato! Yes, you may say this because the European Championship Shotgun is about to start in Lonato, Italy. Tue, 03 Sep 19 10:00:00 +0300 Swiss women for triple victory in 300m Rifle Prone Women http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/swiss_women_for_triple_victory_in_300m_rifle_prone_women-509/ The Lapua European Cup 25-300m continued in Thun with Rifle Prone and in Pistol with Standard Pistol competitions. Sat, 17 Aug 19 10:00:00 +0300 Istvan Peni made a vaulting result in 300m Rifle 3 x 40 in Lapua European Cup in Thun http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/istvan_peni_made_a_vaulting_result_in_300m_rifle__3_x_40_in_lapua_european_cup_in_thun-508/ The Lapua 25-300m European Cups continued this time in Switzerland in Thun. In there will be competed both events: 25m Pistol and 300m Rifle as well. Thu, 15 Aug 19 10:00:00 +0300 Maria Enqvist and Juho Autio crowned their weekend to the gold http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/maria_enqvist_and_juho_autio_crowned_their_weekend_to_the_gold-507/ The last event of the second round in Lapua European Cup 300m Rifle finished in to the victories of Swedish Marie Enqvist and Finn Juho Autio in the 300m Rifle Prone Women and Men competitions. Sun, 21 Jul 19 10:00:00 +0300 Dufaux was as exact as a Swiss watch http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/dufaux_was_as_exact_as_a_swiss_watch-505/ Swiss Gilles Dufaux continued his triumph in 300m Rifle 3 x40 Men competition today on the second competition day of Lapua European Cup 300m Rifle. His victory result was 1171 and he beat Finish Aleksi Leppa with four points (1167). Third was Leppa’s team mate Juho Autio(1166). Sat, 20 Jul 19 10:00:00 +0300 Leppä and Guignard best in the 300m Rifle Prone Eliminations http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/lepp___and_guignard_best_in_the_300m_rifle_prone_eliminations-506/ Saturday’s last event was the Elimination of the 300m Rifle Prone Men and Women. Sat, 20 Jul 19 10:00:00 +0300 Gilles Dufaux ruled the wind in Finland http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/gilles_dufaux_ruled_the_wind_in_finland-503/ Lapua European Cup 300m Rifle started today with the 300m Standard Rifle 3 x20 Men competition. Athletes from eight countries will participate to this Lapua European Cup 300m Rifle. Fri, 19 Jul 19 10:00:00 +0300 Swiss power continued in Lapua European Cup Finland http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/swiss_power_continued_in_lapua_european_cup_finland-504/ Swiss athletes dominated on the first competition day in Lapua European Cup 300m Rifle in Finland. This morning Gilles Dufaux won first the 300m Standard Rifle 3x20 Men and now Silvia Guignard won the 300m Rifle 3 x 40 Women in very difficult circumstances. Fri, 19 Jul 19 10:00:00 +0300 Running Target’s day of fully dedicated to the 2nd run of 20 shots of the mixed-event, awarding and Closing Ceremony! http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/running_target___s_day_of_fully_dedicated_to_the_2nd_run_of_20_shots_of_the_mixed_event__awarding_and_closing_ceremony_-502/ Women are used to start the first run of mixed; for today is their last run here in Gyenesdiás. Let us go to the results. Sun, 14 Jul 19 10:00:00 +0300 Running Target’s day of fully dedicated to the first run of 20 shots of the mixed-event! http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/running_target___s_day_of_fully_dedicated_to_the_first_run_of_20_shots_of_the_mixed_event_-501/ The women start the first run of mixed to come to the following intermediate result. Sat, 13 Jul 19 10:00:00 +0300 July 11th - Running target’s day of the 30 fast’s and first awarding ceremony. http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/july_11th___running_target___s_day_of_the_30_fast___s_and_first_awarding_ceremony_-499/ The women start the Fast’s day. Fri, 12 Jul 19 10:00:00 +0300 Running Target’s day of the mixed team’s and more! http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/running_target___s_day_of_the_mixed_team___s_and_more_-500/ Today is the firework of mixed: mixed gender, are competing in mixed-run, and some of the teams are mixed-countries: 2 Russian teams, 2 Hungarian teams, 2 Finish team, 3 international teams. Fri, 12 Jul 19 10:00:00 +0300 The opening ceremony in live from Gyenesdiás http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/the_opening_ceremony_in_live_from_gyenesdi__s-496/ The house of nature in Gyenesdiás offers not only an insight to the Fauna and flora of the forest and the Keszthely’s mountains, but was for today the theater of the opening ceremony of the European Championship of Running Target 50 m. Wed, 10 Jul 19 10:00:00 +0300 Running Target’s day of the 30 slow’s http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/running_target___s_day_of_the_30_slow___s-497/ 13 women opened the competition with 30 shots slow. Wed, 10 Jul 19 10:00:00 +0300 Running Target’s day of the 30 slow’s for juniors http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/running_target___s_day_of_the_30_slow___s_for_juniors-498/ The junior events followed immediately in the beginning of the afternoon. Wed, 10 Jul 19 10:00:00 +0300 Running target’s place to be is Gyenesdiás, Hungary http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/running_target___s_place_to_be_is_gyenesdi__s__hungary-495/ Tomorrow starts the European Championship in Gyenesdiás in Running Target 50 m evens. A great day for a new area to develop this discipline. In total 59 shooters coming from 10 countries will line up for 160 starts in 10 evens. Mon, 08 Jul 19 10:00:00 +0300 Peeter Olesk won 25m Standard Pistol at his home range http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/peeter_olesk_won_25m_standard_pistol_at_his_home_range-494/ When I spoke and interview yesterday Estonian Peeter Olesk, he said me, that he has to be better today and he has to shoot minimum 575. When he finished his competition, the result was 575 and he was the best. Sun, 07 Jul 19 10:00:00 +0300 Double victory for France in Center Fire Pistol http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/double_victory_for_france_in_center_fire_pistol-493/ Saturday woke up a little bit unsure, there were quite a lot of clouds and a very small rain when arriving to Männiku Shooting Range. Slowly the sky opened and the sun was seen. The forecast had promised rain even 5.3 mm, but it had not yet arrived, when writing this. Sat, 06 Jul 19 10:00:00 +0300 Third round of the 25m Lapua European Cup will be competed in Tallinn, Estonia http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/third_round_of_the_25m_lapua_european_cup_will_be_competed_in_tallinn__estonia-492/ The athletes of the 25m Lapua European Cup were welcomed by 10.000 dancers and 35.000 singers in Tallinn Estonia where the third round of the Lapua Cup will be organized during this weekend 5-7.7.2019. Fri, 05 Jul 19 10:00:00 +0300 The European Olympic Qualification Tournament will take place in Plzen http://esc-shooting.org/news/read/the_european_olympic_qualification_tournament_will_take_place_in_plzen-491/ The European Olympic Qualification Tournament will take place in Plzen, Czech Republic, from 17 till 28 May of 2020. Mon, 01 Jul 19 10:00:00 +0300