USA Shooting are honouring their greatest ever athlete with the Lones Wigger Endowment and Legacy Project. Lones is an iconic figure in shooting sports, winning 111 medals over the course of his 25 year career, three of them Olympic. His determination and persistence earned him dozens of World Records, induction into the Olympic Hall of Fame, and a place in history as one of shooting’s greats.
New Delhi, India welcomed the world’s elite athletes to the first ISSF World Cup of 2017. Returning to the country after a break of 14 years, the host nation greeted the shooters in style with a dance-filled opening ceremony. The contest was characterised by comebacks, clashes between youth and experience, and ELEY supremacy with 78% of medals.