Sharon Bowes
  • Born: 09/17/1966
  • Height: 170cm
  • Weight: 65kg
  • Birthplace: Windsor, Ontario
  • Hometown: Waterloo, Ontario

Sharon Bowes is one of Canada’s most experienced shooters, having competed in four Olympic Games, four Commonwealth Games, and seven Pan American Games, a streak dating back to Indianapolis 1987. She has won 12 medals at the Commonwealth Games, including five in individual events. That includes the silver won in 1986 when she competed in the men’s 10m air rifle and gold in the 50m rifle 3 positions in 1994. She won gold at her very first Pan Am Games, adding silvers at Winnipeg 1999 and Mar del Plata 1995 as well as bronze at Havana 1991. Her best Olympic result came in her debut at Los Angeles 1984 where she just missed the podium in the 10m air rifle. She went on to finish fifth in the 50m rifle 3 positions at Seoul 1988. A seven-time world championship team member, Bowes has two World Cup medals to her credit, taking silver in 1992 (50m rifle 3 positions) and bronze in 1987 (10m air rifle).

NOTABLE INTERNATIONAL RESULTS

OG: 2000 – 26th (50m rifle 3x), 32nd (10m air rifle); 1992 – 7th (50m rifle 3x), 26th (10m air rifle); 1988 – 5th (50m rifle 3x) 7th (10m air rifle); 1984 – 19th (50m rifle 3x), 4th (10m air rifle)

PAG: 2011 – 13th (50m rifle 3x); 2007 – 5th (50m rifle 3x), 6th (10m air rifle); 2003 – 4th (50m rifle 3x), 6th (10m air rifle); 1999 – 5th (50m rifle 3x), SILVER (10m air rifle); 1995 – SILVER (50m rifle 3x), 7th (10m air rifle), 9th (50m rifle prone); 1991 – 5th (50m rifle 3x), BRONZE (10m air rifle), 6th (50m rifle prone); 1987 – 5th (50m rifle 3x), GOLD (10m air rifle)

CWG: 2002 – 4th (50m rifle 3x), 4th (10m air rifle)

ISSF WCh: 2010 – 123rd (10m air rifle); 2006 – 56th (50m rifle 3x), 93rd (10m air rifle); 2002 – 68th (10m air rifle); 1998 – 45th (10m air rifle); 1994 – 55th (50m rifle 3x), 51st (10m air rifle); 1987 – 8th (10m air rifle); 1985 – 5th (10m air rifle)

CAT: 2014 – 23rd (50m rifle 3x); 2010 – 10th (50m rifle 3x), 10th (10m air rifle), 16th (50m rifle prone); 2001 – 5th (50m rifle 3x), SILVER (10m air rifle), SILVER (50m rifle prone); 1989 – 6th (50m rifle 3x), 4th (10m air rifle); 1985 – 4th (50m rifle 3x), BRONZE (10m air rifle)

Olympic Highlights

Open/Close

GAME:

TYPE:

SPORT:

EVENT:

RESULT:

FINISH:

1984 Los Angeles Olympic Summer GamesShootingAir Rifle 10m - Women - 4
1984 Los Angeles Olympic Summer GamesShootingRifle 3 Positions 50m - Women - 19
1988 Seoul Olympic Summer GamesShootingRifle 3 Positions 50m - Women - 5
1988 Seoul Olympic Summer GamesShootingAir Rifle 10m - Women - 7
1992 Barcelona Olympic Summer GamesShootingRifle 3 Positions 50m - Women - 7
1992 Barcelona Olympic Summer GamesShootingAir Rifle 10m - Women - 26
2000 Sydney Olympic Summer GamesShootingRifle 3 Positions 50m - Women - 26
2000 Sydney Olympic Summer GamesShootingAir Rifle 10m - Women - 32
Olympic Club

TO2015 Daily RecapSee All

Day 16 Recap: Canada ends Toronto 2015 with 217 medals

Toronto 2015See All

2015 Toronto

2015 Toronto

Toronto was awarded the 2015 Pan American Games on November 6, 2009, defeating bids from Lima, Peru and Bogota, Colombia….

Top Team Canada Fans

Al Redpath

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 31545 points
  • Earned this week: 3456 points

Kerri McGregor

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 22740 points
  • Earned this week: 2205 points

Benn Wood

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 19260 points
  • Earned this week: 3517 points

Mary Manna

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 11639 points
  • Earned this week: 1478 points

Clay Naslund

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 9580 points
  • Earned this week: 1605 points

Ivy Tennis

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 8006 points
  • Earned this week: 1220 points

Beckie Santavy

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 7568 points

Matthew Tully

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 7375 points

Website by zync.ca | Programmed by Trew Knowledge | Powered by WordPress.com VIP

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,108 other followers