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Leo Dove

Full name: Leo Dove
Gender: Male
Born: August 24, 1903 in Burnley, Victoria, Australia
Died: December 14, 1986 in Murwillumbah, New South Wales, Australia
Affiliations: Cootamundra
Country: AUS Australia
Sport: Shooting

Related Olympians: Father of Russell Dove.

Biography

Leo Dove started shooting in 1928. He made the 1948 Australian Olympic team and also competed at Bisley that year. At Perth in 1951, Dove won the Commonwealth Grand Championship. He also won the Victorian Queen’s Prize in 1952 at the Williamstown Rifle Range. Dove was a hairdresser in Murwillumbah.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 44 London Shooting Men's Small-Bore Rifle, Prone, 50 metres Australia AUS 55

Men's Small-Bore Rifle, Prone, 50 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit PTS R1P R2P R3P R4P R5P R6P
1948 Summer 44 London Shooting Australia AUS Final Standings 578 98 99 94 95 95 97
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