Our warmest congrats to Lapua Team Member Christian Reitz (GER) for winning the gold medal in the 25 m rapid fire pistol event at the 2016 Olympics! Great job!
We also want to congratulate all Lapua Team members and Lapua sponsored shooters who participated in the Olympics, we are proud of you all for being part of this great event. Here are the results for our other shooters:
Peter Sidi (HUN): 5th in men’s 10 m air rifle; 10th in men’s 50 m rifle Prone; 34th in men’s 50 m rifle 3-pos.
Eva Rösken (GER): 14th in women’s 50 m rifle 3-pos.
Monika Karsch (GER): silver in women´s 25 m pistol
Heidi Diethelm Gerber (SUI): bronze in women´s 25 m pistol
Riccardo Mazzetti (ITA): 6th in men’s 25 m rapid fire pistol
Cyril Graff (FRA): 9th in men’s 50 m rifle Prone
Istvan Peni (HUN): 13th in men’s 10 m air rifle;
12th in men’s 50 m rifle 3-pos.
Torben Grimmel (DEN): 23rd in men’s 50 m rifle 3-pos.
According to statistics, a total of 7 Olympic medals were won using Lapua ammunition. Awesome stuff!