When shooting was reintroduced at the 1932 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles after being absent at the previous Games, it consisted of two events, one rifle event and one pistol event. The competitions were held on August 12, 1932 and August 13, 1932.[1]

Medal summary

Event Gold Silver Bronze
rapid fire pistol
 Renzo Morigi (ITA)  Heinz Hax (GER)  Domenico Matteucci (ITA)
rifle prone
 Bertil Rönnmark (SWE)  Gustavo Huet (MEX)  Zoltán Soós-Ruszka Hradetzky (HUN)

Participating nations

A total of 41 shooters from 10 nations competed at the Los Angeles Games:[1]

Medal table

1 Italy (ITA)1012
2 Sweden (SWE)1001
3 Germany (GER)0101
 Mexico (MEX)0101
5 Hungary (HUN)0011
Totals (5 entries)2226


  1. ^ a b "Shooting at the 1932 Los Angeles Summer Games". Sports Reference.com. Archived from the original on April 17, 2020. Retrieved January 4, 2015.