Thomas Farnik Austria

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

06 Jan 1967

Height

1.83m

Weight

83kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 0 0

Sport Guides

SHOOTING

Thomas Farnik 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 Thomas Farnik

Date Event Rank Mark
6 Aug Men's 50m Rifle 3 Positions Qualification 12 1167 pts
3 Aug Men's 50m Rifle Prone Qualification 27 592 pts
30 Jul Men's 10m Air Rifle Qualification 28 591 pts

Head to Head

Thomas Farnik vs James Huckle

Thomas Farnik

Thomas Farnik Austria flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results (pts)

1167 Men's 50m Rifle 3 Positions

Height

1.83m (6'0")

Weight

83kg

Age

48

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