Vincent Hancock United States

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

19 Mar 1989

Height

1.73m

Weight

77kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
1 0 0

Top Performances

Sport Guides

SHOOTING

Vincent Hancock 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 Vincent Hancock

Date Event Rank Mark
31 Jul Men's Skeet Finals 1 gold 25 pts
31 Jul Men's Skeet Qualification Day 2 8 49 pts
30 Jul Men's Skeet Qualification Day 1 1 74 pts

Head to Head

Vincent Hancock vs Richard Brickell

Vincent Hancock

Vincent Hancock United States flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results (pts)

25 Men's Skeet

Height

1.73m (5'8")

Weight

77kg

Age

25

Richard Brickell

Richard Brickell Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results (pts)

49 Men's Skeet

Height

1.8m (5'11")

Weight

76kg

Age

38

View the London 2012 medallist table