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World record! New best performances in 2018.

The year 2018 has just begun and we have already amazing news for you! First, on January 20th of 2018, during the the German Championships for Youth and Juniors in Ruhpolding (GER), two athletes have established two top-marks in Target Shooting, one for the women and one for the men Bests’ Lists. And second, just one week afterwards, on January 27th during the Austrian Target-Shooting National Championships in Marchtrenk (AUT), came a new top-achievement for the men bests’ list.

Ruhpolding (GER), 20.01.2018, German Championships for Youth and Juniors
VERENA GOTZLER, from Germany, has set a NEW WORLD RECORD and writes her name on the top of our history books with 201 points! This is a fantastic best-performance, as she not only exceeds the last record by 9 points, she also breaks the magic limit of 200 points for the first time as a woman. Just amazing!
FLORIAN MARCHER, also from Germany, writes 202 points on the ice and equals with this score the third best-mark of all times! Now he is among the Top-6 Men in our Bests’ Lists.

Marchtrenk (AUT), 27.01.2018, Austrian Target-Shooting National Championships
MATTHIAS TAXACHER, from Tirol/Austria, performed an incredible third round during the championships with 204 points, staying thus, just 2 points behind the current World record. He equals with this fantastic score the second-best mark of all times!

The most cheerful congratulations to Verena, Matthias and Florian for these absolutely sensational top-successes!

You can check out the current table of best marks here.