• name: Warren POTENT
  • year of birth: 1962
  • nationality: Australian
  • birthplace: Sydney, Australia
  • discipline(s): 300FR60PR,FR60PR
  • personal coach: Miro Sipek
  • national coach: Petr Kurka


Warren has been on the shooting circuit for many years and has picked up many accolades and medals along the way.

In 2008 Warren won an Olympic Gold Medal for Australia, a very proud moment.

At the age of 52 he won the 50m Rifle Prone Men's event at the 51st ISSF World Championships in Granada, securing him World Champion status and an Olympic Quota place for Rio 2016.

60 seconds with Warren

tell us an interesting fact about yourself

I have chickens as pets!

what qualifications do you hold?

Production engineering and Automotive parts interpreting.

what is your proudest moment?

Marring my wife Phatnari (Lee) and Winning the World Championships.

what training tips can you offer?

Make every shot count, always fire "that extra 10 shots".

do you have a favourite motto or saying?

Just have a go and believe in yourself.

what is the best advice you’ve ever been given?

Train hard, but not too hard!