Success for two local rifle shooters

Tuesday, August 30, 2011, 16:00

Top Maltese rifle shooter Patrick Azzopardi and Vince Calleja has won in Palermo this last Sunday in two different competition bench rest rifle cal.22lr 50metres, organized by BRItalia and the FSTS .
In the first competition Azzopardi shot a nice score of 235+2X and after on his second target he improved his score with a 237+2X, only 1 point less on the winner Giovanni Canzioneri that he makes 238+2x. Patrick confirmed his 2nd place in this competition, and in the Sicilian Championship from 6th place now Patrick in holding the 3rd place. Vince Calleja then shot a 236+2X and finish 3rd.
In the 2nd competition which was organized by the FSTS, with bench rest rifle Category  C Custom sharp shooter, shooting only best 5 shots, Patrick Azzopardi dominated and won the 1st place when he shot a tight 5 shoots in 9.5mm
After the competition the winners were presented the trophies by Salvo Peta (FSTS) and by Prof Ranieri de Maria (CONI Rome) together with Ferdinando Gangitano ( BRItalia).

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