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Emil Kellenberger

Full name: Emil Kellenberger
Gender: Male
Born: April 3, 1864 in Walzenhausen, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland
Died: November 30, 1943 in Walzenhausen, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Switzerland
Country: SUI Switzerland
Sport: Shooting

Medals: 2 Gold, 1 Silver (3 Total)

Biography

Emil Kellenberger was a prolific Swiss rifle shooter at the turn of the 20th century, who won 36 international medals. At the 1900 Olympics, Kellenberger was the top rifle shooter and won gold in free rifle, three positions; silver in free rifle, kneeling; and led the Swiss team to the team free rifle, three positions gold medal. At the World Championships, Kennenberger won 13 gold medals – in 1900-03 in free rifle, three positions; in 1901 in free rifle, prone; in 1902 in free rifle, standing; in 1903 in free rifle, kneeling; in 1922 in army rifle 3x20 shots ;and in 1899-03 in team free rifle, three positions. He also won seven silver medals at World Championships. Domestically Kellenberger won the free rifle, three positions at the Swiss Championships in 1898 and was crowned as the Schützenkönig that year.

Results

Men's Free Rifle, Three Positions, 300 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit PTS SP KP PP
1900 Summer 36 Paris Shooting Switzerland SUI Final Standings 930 292 314 324

Men's Free Rifle, Three Positions, 300 metres, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank TP IP
1900 Summer 36 Paris Shooting Switzerland SUI Final Standings 1 4,399 930

Men's Free Rifle, Kneeling, 300 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit PTS
1900 Summer 36 Paris Shooting Switzerland SUI Final Standings 314

Men's Free Rifle, Prone, 300 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit PTS
1900 Summer 36 Paris Shooting Switzerland SUI Final Standings 324

Men's Free Rifle, Standing, 300 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit PTS
1900 Summer 36 Paris Shooting Switzerland SUI Final Standings 292
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