Participants

Scott WILSON

Scott WILSON
    Shooting
Birth Date:  15 Jul 1977
Place of Birth:  INVERCARGILL
Country of birth:  NZL
Age:  40
Gender:   Men
Height (cm):  183
Weight (Kg):  78

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
SHO Shooting Men's Double Trap 11

Scott WILSON - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Wed, 11 Apr 9:00
Men's Double Trap Qualification
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationEventRank
2002 Manchester, ENG Double Trap Men 14
2002 Manchester, ENG Pairs Double Trap Men 8

World Championships
YearLocationEventRank
2001 Cairo, EGY Double Trap Men 63

Hobbies

"Hunting, tramping, fishing, diving, running and long-range shooting." (Athlete, 31 Oct 2017) 


Occupation: Police officer (Athlete, 31 Oct 2017)
Languages spoken: English
Position style: Right hand, equal right/left eye
Reason: “Because of the chance to compete against international competitors and I love the sport.? (Athlete, 31 Oct 2017)
Ambition: "Do well for my country." (Athlete, 31 Oct 2017)
Memorable: Taking bronze at 2001 Commonwealth Shooting Championships in Bisley, England, and competing at Manchester 2002 Commonwealth Games. (Athlete, 31 Oct 2017)
Influence: Late father Neville. “Just great wisdom. He was always there for me.? (Athlete, 31 Oct 2017)
Ritual: "Big breakfast, drink well and have fun." (Athlete, 31 Oct 2017)
Additional information

COACHING
Coaches the Gore High School clay target shooting team at Mataura Gun Club. Tuition on firearms safety is part of the coaching. (stuff.co.nz, 23 Aug 2017)

APPEAL
Lodged appeal against the New Zealand Shooting Federation when it failed to nominate him for double trap at Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games. Appeal was dismissed. (sportstribunal.org.nz, 21 May 2014)

SERVICE
Owns two farms but currently employed by New Zealand Police. (Athlete, 31 Oct 2017)

CLUB
The Mataura Gun Club, which he is a member of, set up a double trap facility in 2016 to allow him to practise for major events. (stuff.co.nz, 21 Jan 2018)



Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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