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CAPPELLI Jacopo
Sport Shooting Para sport
NPC Italy   
GenderMen
Age33
Height1.15 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
SH1
Further Personal Information
Residence
Faenza, ITA
Occupation
Bank Employee
Languages
English, Italian
Higher education
Electronic Engineering - University of Cesena: Italy
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began shooting in 1999 in Forli, Italy.
Why this sport?
He always liked weapons.
Club / Team
Tiro a Segno Nazionale Forli: Italy
Handedness
Right
Senior International Debut
Year
2008
Competing for
Italy
Location
France
General Interest
Nicknames
Giacopo [one of his friends couldn't pronounce the letter 'J' and thought it has the same pronunciation as 'G']. (Athlete, 16 Oct 2013)
Most influential person in career
His coaches. (Athlete, 16 Oct 2013)
Hero / Idol
Italian motor racing driver and Para cycling road athlete Alex Zanardi. (Athlete, 16 Oct 2013)
Impairment
He has osteogenesis imperfecta, a condition that results in brittle bones. (Athlete, 16 Oct 2013)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
19 2012 MR1 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH1 578
35 2012 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 593
32 2012 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1 577
18 2012 R7 - 50m Rifle 3 positions SH1 1111
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
11 2010 R1 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH1  
10 2010 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1  
13 2010 R7 - 50m Rifle 3 positions SH1  
20 2010 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1  
31 2014 R1 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH1 601.6
35 2014 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 626.4
45 2014 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1 592.9
26 2014 R7 - 50m Rifle 3 positions SH1 1110
42 2019 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 627.6
22 2019 R7 - 50m Rifle 3 Positions SH1 1110
25 2019 R1 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH1 604.3
38 2019 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1 602.6
World Cup (Châteauroux)
Rank Year Event Result
13 2018 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1 613.6
13 2018 R7 - 50m Rifle 3 Positions SH1 1120
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
21 2013 R1 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH1 592.0
29 2013 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 622.4
  2013 R7 - 50m Rifle 3 positions SH1  DNS
International Shooting Competition of Hannover
Rank Year Event Result
13 2017 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1 609.5
30 2017 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 625.6
15 2017 R1 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH1 601.8