Host City: Antwerpen, Belgium
Venue(s): Beverlo Camp, Beverlo
Date Started: July 29, 1920
Date Finished: August 2, 1920
Format: 600 metres prone. Five-man teams, each shooter with 10 shots. Team possible 300. Individual possible 60.
This event required two shoot-offs. The United States, South Africa, and Sweden tied with 287. A shoot-off was necessary because all three nations recorded 37 6s, and 13 5s. In the first shoot-off, Sweden was eliminated with 275. The original scores gave Sweden 283 and the United States 282. Later that night the targets were re-examined and the United Statesâ score was changed to 283, necessitating another shoot-off. The United States won the second shoot-off, 284-279.