Host City: Stockholm, Sweden
Venue(s): KaknÃ¤s, DjurgÃ¥rden, Stockholm
Date Started: June 29, 1912
Date Finished: June 29, 1912
Format: Six-man teams. 15 shots each at 200, 400, 500, and 600 metres. 75 possible per shooter at each distance, 300 possible per shooter, 1,800 possible per Team. Ties decided by shoot-off on the spot.
This event figured on the Olympic Program in 1912, 1920, and 1924, but with varying distances and formats. In 1912, the United States completely dominated this event. They had the highest score at all four distances. The lowest scoring American, [Warren Sprout], had a total of 276, which equalled the highest individual total of any non-American shooter - [Harcourt Ommundsen] of Great Britain also scored 276.