What it's like to shoot at the Olympics – FieldsportsChannel Podcast, episode 43


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Peter Wilson and Matt French are two of the most decorated athletes who have shot for Team GB. Recorded with interviewer Charlie Jacoby at the Carter Jonas Game Fair Theatre 2021, they explain what it's like to go into an Olympics as a shooter. However, their original sport, double trap, no longer exists at the Olympics. Peter criticises the way the International Shooting Sports Federation handled the cancellation of a clayshooting discipline.

Matt now shoots Olympic Skeet and Peter Olympic Trap. They talk about the future of shooting at the Olympics.

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