Opening Ceremony Asian Games

ISSF President Luciano Rossi was participating in the Spectacular Opening Ceremony Marks the Commencement of the 19th Asian Games in Hangzhou, China

Cultural Richness and Athletic Spirit Shine Bright as Asia Gathers for the Grand Event

The 19th Asian Games has officially begun in Hangzhou, China, with the dazzling opening ceremony that left spectators in awe. This extraordinary event sets the stage for a week of thrilling sportsmanship, precision, and marksmanship.

The competition will witness 475 shooters representing various Asian nations, all vying for a total of 102 prestigious medals - 33 Gold, 33 Silver, and 36 Bronze.

The opening ceremony, a true masterpiece, the digital ignition ceremony one of the highlights of the event, has arouse the passion of hundred of millions of people and the cultural diversity and athletic enthusiasm, brought together athletes, coaches, and spectators from across Asia, igniting the spirit of the Games.

Running from September 24th to October 1st, 2023, the Olympic shooting competition offers a wide range of disciplines, highlighting the remarkable skills of the participating athletes. From rifle and pistol events to shotgun competitions, this sport's diversity promises an unforgettable experience for all.

Beyond being a stage for elite athletes to showcase their talents, the 19th Asian Games Shooting Competition embodies the essence of cultural exchange and friendship among nations. As the event unfolds, global fans and supporters will be glued to their screens, passionately cheering for their favorite shooters and celebrating the true spirit of sportsmanship.

Stay tuned for updates as the competition progresses, and the world watches in awe as these exceptional athletes compete for coveted medals in the heart of Hangzhou, China.



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