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Mikhail Nestruyev

Full name: Mikhail Valeryevich Nestruyev
Original name: Михаил Валерьевич Неструев
Gender: Male
Height: 5'9" (174 cm)
Weight: 134 lbs (61 kg)
Born: October 28, 1968 in Moscow, Moskva, Russia
Affiliations: SK Vooruzhennykh sil RF, Moskva
Country: RUS Russia
Sport: Shooting

Medals: 1 Gold, 1 Silver (2 Total)

Biography

Mikhail Nestruyev is an all-around pistol shooter, who has achieved great successes in all five ISSF pistol events. He holds the center-fire pistol, 25 metres world record of 594. He also shares the European record in standard pistol, 25 metres with Ragnar Skanåker and Vladas Turla. As a youth, Nestruyev competed in track and field athletics, cross-country skiing and played football, before taking up shooting at the age of 13. He was selected to the Soviet National team in 1989 and won his first international title next year at the 1990 World Championships, where he won gold in the air pistol, team. Besides his 1990 World title, Nestruyev has won four more World titles (1998 in standard pistol, individual; 2002 in both air pistol, individual and team; and 2006 in center-fire pistol, team) and nine silvers at the World Championships. At the Olympic Games, Nestruyev has won gold in free pistol, and silver in air pistol, both in 2004. At the 2000 Sydney Olympics he was also fourth in air pistol. Nestruyev has also won the World Cup five times and has won more than 30 European and 40 Russian titles.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
2000 Summer 31 Sydney Shooting Men's Air Pistol, 10 metres Russia RUS 4
2004 Summer 35 Athina Shooting Men's Air Pistol, 10 metres Russia RUS 2 Silver
2004 Summer 35 Athina Shooting Men's Free Pistol, 50 metres Russia RUS 1 Gold
2008 Summer 39 Beijing Shooting Men's Air Pistol, 10 metres Russia RUS 28
2008 Summer 39 Beijing Shooting Men's Free Pistol, 50 metres Russia RUS 23

Men's Air Pistol, 10 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit TP PRP FRP PTS R1P R2P R3P R4P R5P R6P
2000 Summer 31 Sydney Shooting Russia RUS Final Standings 682.3
2000 Summer 31 Sydney Shooting Russia RUS Final Round 682.3 583 99.3
2000 Summer 31 Sydney Shooting Russia RUS Preliminary Round 583 98 98 96 97 96 98
2004 Summer 35 Athina Shooting Russia RUS Final Standings 689.8
2004 Summer 35 Athina Shooting Russia RUS Final Round 689.8 591 98.8
2004 Summer 35 Athina Shooting Russia RUS Preliminary Round 591
2008 Summer 39 Beijing Shooting Russia RUS Final Standings 575
2008 Summer 39 Beijing Shooting Russia RUS Preliminary Round 575 96 96 94 97 99 93

Men's Free Pistol, 50 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit TP PRP FRP PTS R1P R2P R3P R4P R5P R6P
2004 Summer 35 Athina Shooting Russia RUS Final Standings 663.3
2004 Summer 35 Athina Shooting Russia RUS Final Round 663.3 565 98.3
2004 Summer 35 Athina Shooting Russia RUS Preliminary Round 565
2008 Summer 39 Beijing Shooting Russia RUS Final Standings 552
2008 Summer 39 Beijing Shooting Russia RUS Preliminary Round 552 98 88 93 90 95 88
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