Thomas A. "Tom" Tamas (born June 11, 1965) is an American sport shooter.
He was born in Honolulu, Hawaii.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. He shares the world record in the 50 meter rifle prone competition.
|Current world records held in 50 m Rifle Prone|
|Men||Qualification||600||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)|
Buenos Aires (ARG)
Fort Benning (USA)
Fort Benning (USA)
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