Tuesday, 26 June 2012

Olympic Shooting

Shooting is a competitive sport.In shooting sport there are tests of proficiency in which checking the accuracy and speed using various types of weapons such as pistal, firearms and airguns. Hunting is also a shooting sport, and indeed shooting live pigeons was an Olympic event (albeit only once, in 1900). The shooting sports are categorized by the type of firearm or target used.

Shooting sports have been included in every Olympic Games since the birth of the modern Olympic Games at the 1896 Olympics except at the 1904 & 1928 editions. It is also included in non-Olympic events.

London 2012 Olympic will showcase Olympic Shooting from Saturday 28 July to Monday 6 August, 2012 at The Royal Artillery Barracks. 390 athletes will contest for 15 Medals. You can get Olympic Shooting Tickets on affordable prices from Global Ticket Market.

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