08 Oct 2018 - Sport News

Fiocchi on the top of Para Trap World Championship


A lot of medals and satisfations: this is the summary of the first, historic Para Trap World Championship, that brought over than 100 athletes representing 16 Nations at the the Concaverde Shooting Range(ITA).

In addition to being the exclusive ammunition sponsor of the event, Fiocchi climbed 5 times on the podium of Lonato del Garda. In the SG-L category, for athletes with lower-body disabilities, the Finnish Vesa Jarvinen graduated as World Champion, while in the SG-U category, for shooters with arms disabilities, the italian Paolo Bortolin won the Bronze medal.

In the SG-S category, for shooters using a wheelchair, Fiocchi signed an amazing tris with the Australian Scottie Brydon (Gold), the Italian Oreste Lai (Silver), and the Cypriot Neofytos Nicolaou (Bronze).

"Congratulations to all our shooters and to all the athletes who took part in this first  Para Trap World Championship - said Mr. Marzio Maccacaro, Commercial Director of Fiocchi Munizioni - We’re very happy to have supported this historic competition, which will be a crucial milestone in the development path of Paralympic shooting. We’ll continue to help Paralympic sports, supporting competitions, athletes, and  encouraging the practice with dedicated promotions and concessions.”