Joana Castelao Portugal

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

26 Dec 1984

Height

1.62m

Weight

56kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 0 0

Sport Guides

SHOOTING

Joana Castelao 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 Joana Castelao

Date Event Rank Mark
1 Aug Women's 25m Pistol Rapid 29 288 pts
1 Aug Women's 25m Pistol Precision 35 283 pts
29 Jul Women's 10m Air Pistol Qualification 15 381 pts

Head to Head

Joana Castelao vs Georgina Geikie

Joana Castelao

Joana Castelao Portugal flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results (pts)

288 Women's 25m Pistol

Height

1.62m (5'4")

Weight

56kg

Age

30

Georgina Geikie

Georgina Geikie Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results (pts)

278 Women's 25m Pistol

Height

1.71m (5'7")

Weight

56kg

Age

30

View the London 2012 medallist table