Simon Beyeler Switzerland

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

11 Jun 1982

Height

1.7m

Weight

63kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 0 0

Sport Guides

SHOOTING

Simon Beyeler competed in SHOOTING

Did you know?

  • Shooting has 15 medal events, divided into three different groups: rifle, pistol and shotgun.
  • In the rifle and pistol competitions, marksmen aim at targets ranging from 10 to 50 metres away.
  • In the shotgun event, competitors shoot at clay targets propelled at a series of different directions and angles.
  • Shooting has been an Olympic sport since the first modern Games in 1896 but the events were very different back then.
  • There was live pigeon shooting in Paris in 1900 and pistol duelling at the unofficial Games six years later - when participants shot at mannequins in frock coats.

Results for Simon Beyeler

Date Event Rank Mark
6 Aug Men's 50m Rifle 3 Positions Qualification 19 1164 pts
30 Jul Men's 10m Air Rifle Qualification 39 588 pts

Head to Head

Simon Beyeler vs James Huckle

Simon Beyeler

Simon Beyeler Switzerland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results (pts)

1164 Men's 50m Rifle 3 Positions

Height

1.7m (5'7")

Weight

63kg

Age

33

James Huckle

James Huckle Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results (pts)

1162 Men's 50m Rifle 3 Positions

Height

1.68m (5'6")

Weight

60kg

Age

24

View the London 2012 medallist table