Thomas Tamas

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Thomas A. "Tom" Tamas (born June 11, 1965) is an American sport shooter. [1]

He was born in Honolulu, Hawaii. [1] He competed for the United States in the 2000 Summer Olympics, in the Men's Small-Bore Rifle, Prone, 50, coming in tied for 13th. [1] He shares the world record in the 50 meter rifle prone competition. [2]

Honolulu State capital city in Hawaii, United States

Honolulu is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Hawaiʻi. It is an unincorporated part of and the county seat of the City and County of Honolulu along the southeast coast of the island of Oʻahu. The city is the main gateway to Hawaiʻi and a major portal into the United States. The city is also a major hub for international business, military defense, as well as famously being host to a diverse variety of east-west and Pacific culture, cuisine, and traditions.

2000 Summer Olympics Games of the XXVII Olympiad, held in Sydney in 2000

The 2000 Summer Olympic Games, officially known as the Games of the XXVII Olympiad and commonly known as Sydney 2000 or the Millennium Olympic Games/Games of the New Millennium, were an international multi-sport event which was held between 15 September and 1 October 2000 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. It was the second time that the Summer Olympics were held in Australia, and also the Southern Hemisphere, the first being in Melbourne, Victoria, in 1956.

Current world record in 50 m rifle prone

Current world records held in 50 m Rifle Prone
Men Qualification 600Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Viatcheslav Botchkarev  (URS)
Flag of SFR Yugoslavia.svg  Stevan Pletikosić  (YUG)
Flag of France.svg  Jean-Pierre Amat  (FRA)
Flag of Germany.svg  Christian Klees  (GER)
Flag of Belarus.svg  Sergei Martynov  (BLR)
Flag of the United States.svg  Thomas Tamas  (USA)
Flag of Belarus.svg  Sergei Martynov  (BLR)
Flag of Belarus.svg  Sergei Martynov  (BLR)
Flag of Belarus.svg  Petr Litvinchuk  (BLR)
Flag of Austria.svg  Wolfram Waibel Jr.  (AUT)
Flag of Austria.svg  Wolfram Waibel Jr.  (AUT)
Flag of Germany.svg  Christian Lusch  (GER)
Flag of the United States.svg  Eric Uptagrafft  (USA)
Flag of France.svg  Valérian Sauveplane  (FRA)
Flag of Belarus.svg  Sergei Martynov  (BLR)
Flag of Belarus.svg  Sergei Martynov  (BLR)
Flag of the United States.svg  Matthew Emmons  (USA)
Flag of Israel.svg  Guy Starik  (ISR)
Flag of Belarus.svg  Sergei Martynov  (BLR)
13 July 1989
29 August 1991
27 April 1994
25 July 1996
23 May 1997
28 July 1998
4 September 1998
8 June 2000
11 June 2003
18 July 2003
3 March 2004
27 October 2004
11 May 2005
11 May 2005
26 August 2005
29 March 2006
9 May 2007
18 May 2008
3 August 2012
Zagreb (YUG)
Munich (GER)
Havana (CUB)
Atlanta (USA)
Munich (GER)
Barcelona (ESP)
Buenos Aires (ARG)
Munich (GER)
Munich (GER)
Plzeň (CZE)
Sydney (AUS)
Bangkok (THA)
Fort Benning (USA)
Fort Benning (USA)
Munich (GER)
Guangzhou (CHN)
Bangkok (THA)
Munich (GER)
London (ENG)
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References

  1. 1 2 3 "Tom Tamas Biography and Olympic Results". Sports-reference.com. Retrieved November 13, 2011.
  2. "USAMU soldier wins World Cup". Infantry Magazine. Retrieved November 14, 2011.[ permanent dead link ]