Baku 2015 Meet the Team: Shooting

06 May 2015 / 12:50

With 15 Rio 2016 quota places up for grabs for the individual events at Baku 2015, Team GB’s shooters are set to take on Europe’s elite across pistol, rifle and shotgun.

 

Abbey Ling

Event:  Women’s Trap

Age: 28

Home town: Somerset

First woman to be crowned British champion three years in a row

 

 

Charlotte Kerwood

Event: Women’s Trap

Age: 28

Home town: Fletching, East Sussex

Twitter: @charkerwood

Two-time Olympian and four-time Commonwealth Games gold medallist

 

Ed Ling

Event: Men’s Trap

Age: 32

Home town: Wellington, Somerset

Silver medallist at the 2014 World Championships

 

 

Brad Davis

Event: Men’s Trap

Age: 29

Home town: Guildford

Silver medallist at the 2014 British Championships

 

Elena Allen

Event: Women’s Skeet

Age: 42

Home town: Newport

Silver medallist at the 2014 World Championships in the individual skeet event

 

 

Amber Hill

Event:  Women’s Skeet

Age: 17

Home town: Bracknell

Twitter: @Amberjohill

Gold medallist at the 2014 World Championships in the skeet team event

 

Jeremy Bird

Event:  Men’s Skeet

Age: 25

Home town: Hartlepool

Seventh at the 2014 World Championships in men’s skeet

 

Mike Gilligan

Event:  Men’s Skeet

Age: 25

Home town: Derby

Twitter: @mikegill89

Two-time British champion (2010, 2013)

 

 

Steve Scott

Event:  Men’s Double Trap

Age: 30

Home town: Battle, East Sussex

Twitter: @ssshooting

2014 Commonwealth Games Double Trap gold medallist

 

Tim Kneale

Event: Men’s Double Trap

Age: 32

Home town: Ramsey, Cambridgeshire

Current men’s double trap world record holder

 

 

John Hammond

Event: Men’s Prone

Age: 34

Home town: Banchory, Aberdeenshire

Two-time Olympian (Beijing 2008 and London 2012)

 

Jen McIntosh

Event: Women’s 50m 3p and 10m Air Rifle

Age: 23

Home town: Falkirk

Twitter: @JenMac600

Has won two Commonwealth Games golds and is also a five-time medallist 

 

Seonaid McIntosh

Event: Women's 10m Air Rifle

Age: 19

Home town: Dollar

Junior silver medallist at the 2015 European 10m Championships – Great Britain’s first shooting medal at the championships in 35 years