The prize winners of the SAKO TROPHY:
1st prize: Barry Grobbelaar, South Africa 225 points (54 rams)
2d prize Aki Tanninen Finland, 225 points (48 rams)
3d prize Sylvain Kaleta France, 224 points
Due to an unfortunate calculus misstake, Juha Piiroinen of Finland was mistakingly anounced winner at the banquet. In a recheck his score was two point less than anounced totaling 223 points and a fourth place.
The world-renowned Finnish gunmaker SAKO has instigated a special prize:
to celebrate the 13th Metallic Silhouette World Championships
The SAKO TROPHY is a separate additional aggregate competition where the competitors’ aggregate score of a maximum of any 6 individual events is calculated. SBRL and SBRS where 80 targets are shot, counts as two events each.
The SAKO TROPHY has an automatic entry with no entry fee.
The maximum score is 240 points (6x40 targets). The competitors with the highest scores wins the prizes. On equal scores the winner is decided by reverse animal count. (Total amount of hit rams, then turkeys, pigs and hens in this order).
If a competitor shoots more than 6 events, the 6 best results are included in the count.
Aggregates for competitors with less than 6 events are also counted.
The prizes will be awarded at the awarding ceremony at the closing banquet.
For a closer look at the prizes, please click the pictures.