MSSF Shooters at ISSF World Cup 2011 Maribor Slovania

Wednesday, July 6, 2011, 15:47

Malta Shooting Sport Federation shooters will be taking part in The ISSF Wold Cup 2011 at Maribor, Slovenia amoung 591 shooters from 77 Nations. This ISSF World Cup is attracting many shooters to gain an Olympic Quota place for the London 2012 Olympics. Malta has already won a quota place in Double Trap last April when William Chetcuti won the Gold medal at The ISSF Beijing World Cup.

The first event that the Maltese shooters will be participating is The Men Trap event, with 75 clays on Saturday 9th July and 50 clays on Sunday 10th. The barrage finals will be held on Sunday afternoon with the top six shooters.

In this event Aquilina Jason John, Cardona Stanley and Vella Stephen will be the Malta Trap Team while Cassar George and Deguara Rennie will compete for the MQS.

On Tuesday 12th July in The  Double Trap event William Chetcuti and Nathan Lee Xuereb will compete on 150 clays and another 50 clays barrage finals in the afternoon.

On Thursday 14th July in The Skeet event Clive Farrugia will compete on 75 clays and another 50 clays on Friday   15th July, with a barrage final of 25 clays on Friday afternoon.

MSSF President Savior Portelli and MSSF Coach Jimmy Bugeja will be accompanying the Maltese shooters in Maribor.

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