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Gustavo Zepeda

Full name: Gustavo Zepeda Carranza
Gender: Male
Height: 5-11.5 (182 cm)
Weight: 157 lbs (71 kg)
Born: June 12, 1923 in Ciudad de México, Ciudad de México, Mexico
Died: October 29, 2010 in Ciudad de México, Ciudad de México, Mexico
Affiliations: Club de Tiro de Pichón, Ciudad de México (MEX)
Country: MEX Mexico
Sport: Shooting

Biography

Over the course of several decades, Gustavo Zepeda found much success in trap shooting in his native Mexico, but the peak of his international career came when his country hosted the Olympics in 1968. He finished 41st out of 55 competitors in the individual trap but, two years later, as part of the Mexican delegation to the 1970 World Championships, he won a silver medal in the team event. He was a member of the Club de Tiro de Pichón and served as its president from 1960 through 1970. He was also president of the Federacion Mexicana de Tiro y Caza briefly in 1992. By career he was involved in the garment industry and served as president of the Cámara Nacional de la Industria del Vestido from 1949 through 1950.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 45 Ciudad de México Shooting Mixed Trap Mexico MEX 41

Mixed Trap

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit PTS
1968 Summer 45 Ciudad de México Shooting Mexico MEX Final Standings 181
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