Participants

Dane SAMPSON

Dane SAMPSON
    Shooting
Birth Date:  20 Aug 1986
Place of Birth:  BLACKTOWN
Country of birth:  AUS
Age:  31
Gender:   Men
Height (cm):  183
Weight (Kg):  90

Events and Medals


Dane SAMPSON - Records

Record Event Mark Date Location
GR 10m Air Rifle Men's Finals 245.0 8 April, 2018 Gold Coast (AUS)

Dane SAMPSON - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Sun, 8 Apr 10:30
Men's 10m Air Rifle Qualification
Finished
Sun, 8 Apr 13:30
Gold Medal Event Men's 10m Air Rifle Finals
Finished
Tue, 10 Apr 9:00
Men's 50m Rifle Prone Qualification
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 9:00
Men's 50m Rifle 3 Positions Qualification
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 12:45
Gold Medal Event Men's 50m Rifle 3 Positions Finals
Finished

Legend

GR: Commonwealth Games Record

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationEventRank
2014 Glasgow, SCO 10m Air Rifle Men 8
2014 Glasgow, SCO 50m Rifle Prone Men 4
2014 Glasgow, SCO 50m Rifle 3 Positions Men 8

Olympic Games
YearLocationEventRank
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA 10m Air Rifle Men 37
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA 50m Rifle 3 Positions Men 20
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA 50m Rifle Prone Men 31
2012 London, GBR 10m Air Rifle Men 42
2012 London, GBR 50m Rifle 3 Positions Men 37
2012 London, GBR 50m Rifle Prone Men 48

World Championships
YearLocationEventRank
2014 Granada, ESP 10m Air Rifle Men 76
2014 Granada, ESP 50m Rifle 3 Positions Men 48

Nickname: Daneo (Athlete, 27 Oct 2017)
Hobbies

Photography, surfing, hiking, music, pier jumping, woodwork (Athlete, 27 Oct 2017; shootingaustralia.org, 15 May 2017; issf-sports.org, 10 Oct 2017)


Occupation: Furniture maker (Athlete, 27 Oct 2017)
Languages spoken: English
Coach

NATIONAL/PERSONAL: Petr KURTA (CZE) (Athlete, 27 Oct 2017)


Position style: Right hand, right eye
Sporting relatives

Aunt Anna BUGDEN was a rifle shooter and competed for Australia at the World Championships in Milan, Italy in 1994. (Athlete, 27 Oct 2017; issf-sports.org, 28 oct 2017)


Reason: "Because I wanted to compete at the Olympics and travel." (Athlete, 27 Oct 2017)
Ambition: "Be competitive at a high level for many years." (Athlete, 27 Oct 2017)
Memorable: Finishing 20th in 50m rifle 3 positions at Rio 2016 Olympic Games. (Athlete, 27 Oct 2017)
Hero: "My father has always been my idol." (Athlete, 27 Oct 2017)
Influence: Coach Petr KURKA (Athlete, 27 Oct 2017)
Ritual: Shower and breakfast. (Athlete, 27 Oct 2017)
Additional information

COMMONWEALTH DEBUT
Made final in all three events he entered on Commonwealth Games debut at Glasgow 2014. Best result fourth in 50m rifle prone. (g2014results.thecgf.com, 28 Jul 2014)


MATTER OF TASTE
"I have a habit of making my sandwiches too big to get my mouth around. I don't like clowns, and I do like Vegemite on my pancakes." (shootingaustralia.org, 11 Dec 2015)

IMPRESSIVE
Gold in 50m rifle prone and bronze in 50m rifle 3 positions at Commonwealth Shooting Championships in November 2017 at Belmont shooting complex in Brisbane - a test event for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. (shootingaustralia.org, 6 Nov 2017)


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Legend

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

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