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Arnold Vitarbo

Full name: Arnold Vitarbo
Gender: Male
Height: 5-6 (168 cm)
Weight: 190 lbs (86 kg)
Born: January 31, 1936 in New York, New York, United States
Affiliations: US Army, (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Shooting


Arnold Vitarbo won a gold medal in free pistol at the 1967 Pan American Games and then just missed the medals at the 1968 Olympics, placing fourth. Vitarbo started a military career in the Marines in the 1950s, but then became a career Air Force non-com officer, and coached the Air Force in shooting into the 1990s. He was US Shooting Coach from 1990-94, and then served as a consultant to USA Shooting. After leaving the Air Force, he coached the University of Utah pistol team starting in 2002.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 32 Ciudad de México Shooting Mixed Free Pistol, 50 metres United States USA 4

Mixed Free Pistol, 50 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit PTS R1P R2P R3P R4P R5P R6P
1968 Summer 32 Ciudad de México Shooting United States USA Final Standings 559 91 93 94 92 96 93
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