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SAMUELSSON Bjorn
Sport Shooting Para sport
NPC Sweden   
GenderMen
Age47
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence
Linköping, SWE
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He started shooting at age 11.
Club / Team
Linkoping Shooting Club: Linköping, SWE
General Interest
Impairment
He suffers from a congenital weakness in the legs and back. (linkopingstidning.se, 10 May 2011)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Preliminary round 1996 Air Rifle 3x40 SH1 1157
Preliminary round 1996 Air Rifle Prone SH1 597
Preliminary round 1996 Air Rifle Standing SH1 562
Preliminary round 1996 English Match SH1 579
3 1996 Free Rifle 3x40 SH1 1229.9
Preliminary round 2000 Air Rifle Prone SH1 595
Preliminary round 2000 Air Rifle Standing SH1 561
Preliminary round 2000 Free Rifle 3x40 SH1 1110
Preliminary round 2000 Free Rifle Prone SH1 572
22 2004 Air Rifle Standing SH1 555
20 2004 Free Rifle 3x40 SH1 1092
29 2004 Free Rifle Prone SH1 572
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
7 2006 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1 682.4