Nasser Al-Attiyah profile

Shooting (Men's Skeet)

Career highlight

London 2012 will be the fifth Olympics in a row Nasser Al-Attiyah has competed in.

The Qatar athlete heads in to the competition in top form after he equalled the world record in the skeet at the Asian Shooting Championship in January after he hit 150 out of 150 targets.

Career other

At the 2004 Olympic Games he finished fourth, but he slumped to 15th place overall at the 2008 Olympics.

Did you know?

Al-Attiyah also regularly competes in international rally car racing and in January 2011 became the first Arab to win the Dakar race.