The ISSF World Cup in Munich took place from 4. bis 13. Juni 2014. Just a few month before the World Championship world's top shooters came to Munich.
This was one of the most successful tournaments in the history of STEYR SPORT!
Sergey Kruglov from Russia gained Silver at the 10m Air rifle competition men with his STEYR Challenge E - the Match Air rifle with electronic trigger!
Three days later Pablo CARRERA gained souvereign with nearly 2 rings ahead of the second the Gold medal. The European Champion of 2012 and Bronze medalist of 2013 was able to let the competitiors behind him with 201,3 rings. Bronze went to the reigning Junior European Champion Pavlo KOROSTYLOV (URK) with 178,4 rings. Also on the rank 4: Atallah ALANAZI, KSA, 5: Vladimir GONTCHAROV, RUS and 6: PU Qifeng, CHN were STEYR-shooters.
The women made the sensation perfect. At the air pistol competion on the last day 7 out of 8 finalists shoot a STEYR air pistol! The Olympic Champion GUO Wenjun from China showed just before the World Championship in top condition. She gained Gold with 200,3 rings before Klaudia BRES from Poland with 198,6 and Alejandra ZAVALA from Mexico with 177,2 rings. Sonja FRANQUET (ESP), Olena KOSTEVYCH (UKR), Viktoria CHAIKA (BLR) and Antoaneta BONEVA (BUL) on the ranks 4, 5, 6 and 8 completed this fantastic result.
Once again congratulations to all the successful STEYR shooters and good luck for the upcoming ISSF World cups in Maribor and Beijing!