Participants

Brian CARTER

Brian CARTER
    Shooting
Birth Date:  20 Jan 1964
Place of Birth:  WHAKATANE
Country of birth:  NZL
Age:  54
Gender:   Men
Height (cm):  178
Weight (Kg):  81

Events and Medals


Brian CARTER - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Mon, 9 Apr 10:00
Queen's Prize Pairs Finals Day 1
Finished
Tue, 10 Apr 10:00
Gold Medal Event Queen's Prize Pairs Finals Day 2
Finished
Wed, 11 Apr 10:00
Queen's Prize Individual Finals Day 1
Finished
Thu, 12 Apr 10:00
Queen's Prize Individual Finals Day 2
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 10:00
Gold Medal Event Queen's Prize Individual Finals Day 3
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationEventRank
2006 Melbourne, AUS Open Full Bore 12
2006 Melbourne, AUS Pairs Open Full Bore 7

Hobbies

Hunting, wetland restoration (Athlete, 4 Nov 2017)


Occupation: Solicitor (Athlete, 24 Jun 2017)
Education: Law at Otago University, Dunedin, New Zealand
Languages spoken: English
Position style: Right hand, right eye
Reason: Started in the sport in 1986 while studying at Otago University, which had a rifle club. (Athlete, 4 Nov 2017; m2006.thecgf.com, March 2006)
Ambition: Shooting perfect five points all the time. (Athlete, 4 Nov 2017)
Memorable: Became a national champion and won a Ballinger Belt, the oldest sporting trophy in New Zealand that dates back to 1873, in 2006, 2008 and 2012. (Athlete, 4 Nov 2017)
Ritual: Talk to people and other shooters. (Athlete, 4 Nov 2017)
Additional information

LAW FIRM
Works as a solicitor in a small town, Whakatane (population 18,750), and has to deal with many issues as there are not many law firms in the town. Specialises in property and commercial. (Athlete, 4 Nov 2017)

FAMILY THING
Father was a possum trapper so CARTER grew up interested in firearms and was a keen hunter. Also an enthusiastic deerstalker. (m2006.thecgf.com, March 2006)


GAME ON 
Keen interest in the environment, particularly wetland habitat enhancement. Representative for six years on Fish and Game Council for the Eastern Region. (hamertons.co.nz, 6 Nov 2017)



Legend

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

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