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Shooting at the 1988 Seoul Summer Games:

Men's Running Target, 50 metres

Shooting at the 1988 Summer Games: Previous Summer Games

Events:
Phases:

Host City: Seoul, South Korea
Venue(s): Taeneung International Shooting Range, Seoul
Date Started: September 23, 1988
Date Finished: September 23, 1988

Gold: NOR Tor Heiestad
Silver: CHN Huang Shiping
Bronze: URS Hennadiy Avramenko

Summary

Only the top four shooters advanced to the final shoot-off after the preliminary round. Norway’s Tor Heiestad was tied after the prelims with Soviet/Ukrainian Hennady Avramenko, both with 591. Heiestad had opened a big lead in the slow phase with 299 and held on with 292 in the fast phase. In the final round, Avramenko struggled and dropped back to the bronze medal while Heiestad shot 98 to win the gold medal. The silver medal went to China’s Huang Shiping who had won a bronze medal in 1984.

Final Standings

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC Medal TP
1 Tor Heiestad 26 Norway NOR Gold 689 OR
2 Huang Shiping 25 China CHN Silver 687
3 Hennadiy Avramenko 23 Soviet Union URS Bronze 686
4 Ján Kermiet 25 Czechoslovakia TCH 679
5 András Doleschall 29 Hungary HUN 591
6 Thomas Pfeffer 31 East Germany GDR 591
7 Attila Solti 21 Hungary HUN 589
8 Christian Stützinger 19 West Germany FRG 588
9 Jan Pettersson 27 Sweden SWE 588
10 Ji Gang 19 China CHN 588
11 Jean-Luc Tricoire 35 France FRA 587
12T Jerzy Greszkiewicz 38 Poland POL 586
12T Luboš Račanský 24 Czechoslovakia TCH 586
12T Oleg Moldovan 21 Soviet Union URS 586
12T Mike Herrmann 22 East Germany GDR 586
16T Wojciech Karkusiewicz 25 Poland POL 584
16T Todd Bensley 27 United States USA 584
18 Scott Swinney 19 United States USA 583
19T Valerio Donnianni 28 Italy ITA 582
19T Hong Seung-Pyo 26 South Korea KOR 582
21 David Lee 40 Canada CAN 581
22 Bryan Wilson 25 Australia AUS 580
23 Carlos Silva 36 Guatemala GUA 577