Eglys Yahima De La Cruz Cuba

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Competed in

Date of birth

12 Apr 1980


London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
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Eglys Yahima De La Cruz 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.

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Cuba Shooting

Results for Eglys Yahima De La Cruz

Date Event Rank Mark
4 Aug Women's 50m Rifle 3 Positions Qualification 16 581 pts
28 Jul Women's 10m Air Rifle Qualification 44 391 pts