Rifle shooter Patrick Azzopardi from the On Target Shooting Club, competed in the BR Italia Mediterranean Finals in Italy. After having shot in 5 Competitions in 3 different categories, Azzopardi made it through to the finals.
In the Free Category (Custom-built Match Rifle) the Maltese marksman started the first Target with 50 points and the Italians, Roberto Giarletta and Gaetano Brancato shot 50+2 points and 49 points respectively. Patrick Azzopardi’s second Target score was 50+2 points, Roberto Giarletta scored 50 points and Gaetano Brancato managed 50+1 points.
On the third and final Target, Azzopardi shot 47, Giarletta 50+3 and Brancato 50. With a total score of 147+2 points, Patrick Azzopardi concluded the Free Category in 3rd place overall.
In the other two categories, the Ex Ordinaza Iron Sights and the Ex Ordinaza Sniper, Patrick Azzopardi finished in 2nd place overall.
The On Target Shooting Club is affiliated with the Malta Shooting Sport Federation MSSF.