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Miscellaneous Files 2004
- NEW: Canadian Airgun Grand Prix 2004: Here is a 2.5 minute minute video compilation of the Canadian Airgun Grand Prix, one of North America's largest international airgun events, with over 2500 competitors in attendance.
- Susan Nattrass (Canada) - Trap/Double Trap: Here is a 1 minute video compilation of Susan at the Athens' World Cup April 2004. This was a prelude to her representation for Canada at the Athens Olympics, her fifth Olympic Games.
- NEW: Olena Kostevych (Ukraine) - Air Pistol: Shooting at the 2004 Athens World Cup, in preparation for the 2004 Olympic Games. About 2.5 minutes of video, shot from various angles. Large file, so be patient!
- Wang Yifu (China) - Air Pistol: Shooting at the 2004 Athens World Cup, in preparation for the 2004 Olympic Games. About 1.5 minutes of video, shot from various angles. Large file, so be patient!
- Jozef Gonci (Slovakia) - Air Rifle: Shooting at the 2004 Athens World Cup, in preparation for the 2004 Olympic Games. About 2 minutes of video from the Athens' World Cup April 2004, shot from various angles. Large file, so be patient!
- Franck Du Moulin (France) - Air Pistol April 2004: Here is a 2 minute video compilation of Franck at the Athens' World Cup April 2004. You will see Mikhail from a few different angles, to better understand his positioning. Beware: it's a large file (approx. 10.8 MB) so it may take some time to download.
- Mikhail Nestruev (Russia) - Air Pistol April 2004: Here is a 2.5 minute video compilation of Mikhail at the Athens' World Cup April 2004. The purpose of this tape was to develop some footage for later video analysis. Beware: it's a large file (approx. 11.5 MB) so it may take some time to download.
- Avianna Chao - Television Interview, aired April 3rd, 2004: Avianna is getting well known within Toronto's large Chinese community. Between the 2004 Canadian Airgun Grand Prix and the Athen's World Cup, one of the Mandarin language television stations interviewed her. Here's the file, sub-titled for those who don't speak Chinese. Beware: it's a VERY BIG file (approx. 21 MB) so it may take some time to download.
Pan American Games 2003 - Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
USA World Cup 2003 - Ft. Benning, Georgia
- Franck Du Moulin (France) - Air Pistol: At the time of this video, Franck was ranked #2 in the world. I was surprised to see that he also shoots Olympic Rapid Fire, which is an unusual pairing with air pistol.
- Bill Demarest (USA) & Mick Gault (GBR) - Air Pistol: Believe it or not, the day before, I ran into Mick in the Columbus (Ft. Benning) KMart and helped him find the white sweatband which he is wearing in the video. I'm such a helpful guy!
- Roberto Di Donna (Italy) and Ragnar Skanaker (Sweden) - Air Pistol: Roberto is on the left and Ragnar is on the right. Di Donna has several World Cup Championship gold medals to his credit. Skanaker is a living legend in the shooting world, whom many shooters (including Di Donna) list as an influence.
- Abhinav Bindra (India) - Air Rifle: Bindra is from India, and at the time of this video is a 19-year old business student at University of Colarado (spending a bit of time at the USA Olympic Training Center, as well.)
- Mikhail Nestruev (Russia) - Air Pistol : Initially a rifle shooter, Nestruev switched to pistol. At the time of the video, he was ranked #1 in Men's Air Pistol by the ISSF despite the claim that he never dryfires.
- Women's Air Pistol - Finals' Shot #5 : This video displays an example of finals for an ISSF precision match, specifically the 5th shot. The same format is used for free pistol, air rifle and smallbore rifle. This event was won by Soo Kyeong Ahn (KOR - Gold - Position 1), Lina Wang (CHN - Silver - Position 3) and Gundegmaa Otryad (MGL - Bronze - Position 5). We spoke with Lina and found that she has been shooting for 17 years and is currently training 7 days a week in Beijing.
- Avianna Chao (Canada) - Air Pistol: This World Cup was Avie's first international match representing Canada. She made her Minimum Qualifying Score for the Olympics in both Air Pistol and Sport Pistol.
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