A great result once again for Roberto Singia from the Mares Team!
This past weekend (12/03/17) Roberto took part in the 1° Underwater Target Shooting Trophy in Biella, Piedmont, Italy. This competition involved the best athletes in northern Italy who were competing to qualify for the Italian Championships which will take place in Catania on the 2-3-4 June 2017. Only the 20 best athletes from Italy can compete for the First Category Italian title.
The Underwater Target Shooting specialty involves 2 rounds of 5 shots, with a time of 5 minutes per round, resurfacing for air after every shot. The target can be found 4 metres from the tip of the speargun and the central circle is 12mm in diameter. The sum of points from the two shots makes the final result.
After a high-level challenge, obtaining 3595 points, Roberto took first place also obtaining a place in the final, establishing his best performance of the season and 3rd place overall at a European level.