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Erich Buljung

Full name: Erich Buljung
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0 (183 cm)
Weight: 187 lbs (85 kg)
Born: March 21, 1944 in [unknown], Unknown, Yugoslavia
Country: USA United States
Sport: Shooting

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Erich Buljung was a career solider who was in the Army for over 25 years, often serving as a shooting instructor at Fort Benning, Georgia. Buljung served in Vietnam. Born in Yugoslavia, he graduated from Troy State University with a degree in criminal justice. Buljung competed at the 1984 and 1988 Olympics, in free pistol in 1984 and air pistol in 1988. He won 11 medals and 8 gold medals at the Pan American Games, competing in 1979, 1983, and 1987. He also competed in two World Championships, and has served as US National Pistol Coach.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Summer 40 Los Angeles Shooting Men's Free Pistol, 50 metres United States USA 9
1988 Summer 44 Seoul Shooting Men's Air Pistol, 10 metres United States USA 2 Silver

Men's Air Pistol, 10 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit TP PRP FRP PTS R1P R2P R3P R4P R5P R6P
1988 Summer 44 Seoul Shooting United States USA Final Standings 687.9
1988 Summer 44 Seoul Shooting United States USA Final Round 567 590 97.9
1988 Summer 44 Seoul Shooting United States USA Preliminary Round 590 98 98 98 99 99 98

Men's Free Pistol, 50 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit PTS R1P R2P R3P R4P R5P R6P
1984 Summer 40 Los Angeles Shooting United States USA Final Standings 558 95 93 91 94 93 92
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