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Shooting at the 1912 Stockholm Summer Games:

Men's Military Rifle, 200, 400, 500 and 600 metres, Team

Shooting at the 1912 Summer Games:

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Host City: Stockholm, Sweden
Venue(s): Kaknäs, Djurgården, Stockholm
Date Started: June 29, 1912
Date Finished: June 29, 1912
Format: Six-man teams. 15 shots each at 200, 400, 500, and 600 metres. 75 possible per shooter at each distance, 300 possible per shooter, 1,800 possible per Team. Ties decided by shoot-off on the spot.

Gold: USA United States
Silver: GBR Great Britain
Bronze: SWE Sweden

Summary

This event figured on the Olympic Program in 1912, 1920, and 1924, but with varying distances and formats. In 1912, the United States completely dominated this event. They had the highest score at all four distances. The lowest scoring American, Warren Sprout, had a total of 276, which equalled the highest individual total of any non-American shooter - Harcourt Ommundsen of Great Britain also scored 276.

Final Standings

Rank Team NOC Medal TP
1 United States USA Gold 1,687
2 Great Britain GBR Silver 1,602
3 Sweden SWE Bronze 1,570
4 South Africa RSA 1,531
5 France FRA 1,515
6 Norway NOR 1,473
7 Greece GRE 1,445
8 Denmark DEN 1,419
9 Russia RUS 1,403
10 Hungary HUN 1,333