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Ruby Fox

Full name: Ruby Ellen Fox
Gender: Female
Height: 5-7.5 (172 cm)
Weight: 150 lbs (68 kg)
Born: August 11, 1945 in Los Angeles, California, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Shooting

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Ruby Fox won three gold medals at the Pan American Games, two in team pistol events at the 1983 Games, and an individual sport pistol gold at the 1987 Pan Ams. She was World Champion in air pistol in 1979. At the 1985 Champions of the Americas event, she won a silver in sport pistol and a bronze in air pistol. Fox won 19 women’s pistol championships, 7 in air pistol and 10 with sport pistol.

Fox served over 28 years in the US Army Reserves, retiring in 2003. She was the only woman on the elite US Army Reserve Pistol Team. She also was a coach for the Thailand Shooting Federation, served on the advisory board of the Director of Civilian Marksmanship, and was a member of the Pistol and International Committees of the NRA (National Rifle Association).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Summer 38 Los Angeles Shooting Women's Sporting Pistol, 25 metres United States USA 2 Silver OR
1988 Summer 43 Seoul Shooting Women's Air Pistol, 10 metres United States USA 22T
1988 Summer 43 Seoul Shooting Women's Sporting Pistol, 25 metres United States USA 26

Women's Air Pistol, 10 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit TP PTS R1P R2P R3P R4P
1988 Summer 43 Seoul Shooting United States USA Final Standings 375
1988 Summer 43 Seoul Shooting United States USA Preliminary Round 375 94 95 94 92

Women's Sporting Pistol, 25 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit PTS R1P R2P R3P R4P R5P R6P TP
1984 Summer 38 Los Angeles Shooting United States USA Final Standings 585 99 97 96 98 97 98
1984 Summer 38 Los Angeles Shooting United States USA Shoot-off for 1st place 197
1988 Summer 43 Seoul Shooting United States USA Final Standings 577
1988 Summer 43 Seoul Shooting United States USA Preliminary Round 577 291 286
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