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Shooting at the 1912 Stockholm Summer Games:

Men's Military Rifle, Any Position, 600 metres

Shooting at the 1912 Summer Games:

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Host City: Stockholm, Sweden
Venue(s): Kaknäs, Djurgården, Stockholm
Date Started: July 1, 1912
Date Finished: July 1, 1912
Format: 20 shots at 600 metres. 100 possible. Ties decided by shoot-off on the spot.

Gold: FRA Paul Colas
Silver: USA Carl Osburn
Bronze: USA John Jackson

Summary

Carl Osburn had finished second in the 300 metre military rifle event, and Paul Colas would win the free rifle event the next day. In this event, they tied for first with scores of 94. In the shoot-off, Osburn led early but after 19 shots they were tied with 86 points. Colas scored a perfect 5 on the final shot, to defeat Osburn, who scored only a 4, by one point, 91-90. John Jackson and Allan Briggs also shot off for the bronze medal, Jackson winning by one point.

Final Standings

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC Medal PTS SO
1 Paul Colas 31 France FRA Gold 94 91
2 Carl Osburn 28 United States USA Silver 94 90
3 John Jackson 27 United States USA Bronze 93 90
4 Allan Briggs 39 United States USA 93 89
5 Philip Plater 45 Great Britain GBR 90
6 Werner Jernström 29 Sweden SWE 88
7 Harcourt Ommundsen 33 Great Britain GBR 88
8 Cornelius Burdette 33 United States USA 87
9 Arthur Fulton 24 Great Britain GBR 87
10 Henry Burr 40 Great Britain GBR 87
11 Karl Wallenborg 36 Sweden SWE 87
12 Harry Adams 31 United States USA 86
13 James Reid 37 Great Britain GBR 86
14 Warren Sprout 38 United States USA 85
15 Emil Gustafsson 28 Sweden SWE 85
16 Edward Skilton 48 Great Britain GBR 85
17 Ole Christiansen Degnæs 34 Norway NOR 84
18 Edward Parnell 36 Great Britain GBR 84
19 Harold Bartlett 24 United States USA 83
20 Louis Percy 39 France FRA 83
21 George Harvey 34 South Africa RSA 83
22 Frangiskos Mavrommatis 42 Greece GRE 82
23 Hugo Johansson 24 Sweden SWE 82
24 Carl-Johan Sund 42 Sweden SWE 82
25 Tönnes Björkman 24 Sweden SWE 81
26 Fred Hird 32 United States USA 81
27 Fleetwood Varley 49 Great Britain GBR 81
28 Erik Ohlsson 27 Sweden SWE 81
29 Leon Lagerlöf 42 Sweden SWE 81
30 Arne Sunde 28 Norway NOR 80
31 John Sedgewick 38 Great Britain GBR 80
32 Neil McDonnell 35 United States USA 80
33 Philip Richardson 47 Great Britain GBR 79
34 Ioannis Theofilakis Greece GRE 79
35 Hans Nordvik 31 Norway NOR 79
36 Robert Jonsson 25 Sweden SWE 79
37 Robert Davies 35 Great Britain GBR 78
38 Mauritz Eriksson 23 Sweden SWE 77
39 Konstantin Kalinin 26 Russia RUS 77
40 Gudbrand Skatteboe 36 Norway NOR 77
41 Thomas Refsum 34 Norway NOR 76
42 Charles Jeffreys 34 South Africa RSA 76
43 Albert Johnstone 33 South Africa RSA 75
44 Hans Schultz 48 Denmark DEN 75
45 Pavel de Valdayne 24 Russia RUS 75
46 John Somers 37 Great Britain GBR 74
47 Albert Helgerud 35 Norway NOR 74
48 Rasmus Friis 40 Denmark DEN 74
49 Ruben Örtegren 30 Sweden SWE 74
50 Raoul, Count de Boigne 49 France FRA 73
51 Dāvids Veiss 32 Russia RUS 73
52 Nikolaos Levidis 43 Greece GRE 73
53 Robert Patterson 37 South Africa RSA 73
54 Bob Bodley 33 South Africa RSA 73
55 Ragnvald Maseng 20 Norway NOR 73
56 Ole Jensen 39 Norway NOR 73
57 Paul Vighals 26 Norway NOR 72
58 Osvald Rechke 28 Russia RUS 71
59 Dmitry Kuskov 35 Russia RUS 71
60 Olaf Sæter 40 Norway NOR 70
61 Georgy de Davydov 38 Russia RUS 70
62 Aleksandr Tillo 41 Russia RUS 70
63 Auguste Marion 35 France FRA 69
64 Daniel Mérillon 59 France FRA 69
65 Boris Belinsky 27 Russia RUS 69
66 Torsten Nyström 33 Sweden SWE 69
67 Harald Ekwall 38 Chile CHI 67
68 Alexandros Theofilakis Greece GRE 66
69 Pierre Gentil 30 France FRA 65
70 Pavel Leche 24 Russia RUS 62
71 Aleksandr Dobrzhansky 39 Russia RUS 61
72 Félix Alegría 35 Chile CHI 61
73 Rezső Velez 24 Hungary HUN 60
74 Teotan Lebedev 40 Russia RUS 59
75 Alfred Thielemann 43 Norway NOR 57
76 Aladár von Farkas 37 Hungary HUN 56
77 Georgy Vishnyakov 41 Russia RUS 56
78 Zoltán Jelenffy-Tóth von Csejthe 35 Hungary HUN 54
79 Géza Mészöly 35 Hungary HUN 54
80 Elemér, Sir Bömches von Boor 32 Hungary HUN 51
81 Johann Dulnig 33 Austria AUT 41
82 Søren Christensen 38 Norway NOR 40
83 László Hauler 27 Hungary HUN 35
84 Athanase Sartori 59 France FRA 32
85 Iakovos Theofilas 50 Greece GRE 13