Marcel Buerge Switzerland

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

28 Mar 1972

Height

1.8m

Weight

90kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 0 0

Sport Guides

SHOOTING

Marcel Buerge 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 Marcel Buerge

Date Event Rank Mark
6 Aug Men's 50m Rifle 3 Positions Qualification 11 1168 pts
3 Aug Men's 50m Rifle Prone Qualification 14 594 pts

Head to Head

Marcel Buerge vs James Huckle

Marcel Buerge

Marcel Buerge Switzerland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results (pts)

1168 Men's 50m Rifle 3 Positions

Height

1.8m (5'11")

Weight

90kg

Age

44

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

26

View the London 2012 medallist table