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Silhouette World Championships Heinola Finland


Most of the medals to Finnish shooters, New World Record shot with Lapua .22LR cartridge 


Participants from 12 countries enjoyed the well-organized event in Heinola, Finland. However, Finns proved to be most accurate in the competition, and took altogether 34 medals (19 gold, 10 silver and 5 bronze medals) out of 78 possible.

Jyrki Viitakoski (FIN) made an unbeatable New World Record in 40/40 SBPS (Small Bore Pistol Standing) with Lapua´s .22LR cartridge.

Link to Silhouette WC results page

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