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Los Angeles 1932 Olympics: On U.S. Soil, But Problems Develop (Part 3)

The final installment of our deep dive on the shooting events at the Los Angeles 1932 Olympic Games.

Los Angeles 1932 Olympics: On U.S. Soil, But Problems Develop (Part 2)

The second installment of our deep dive on the shooting events at the Los Angeles 1932 Summer Olympics.

Los Angeles 1932 Olympics: On U.S. Soil, But Problems Develop

After the bleak Amsterdam 1928 Olympics with no shooting events, the 1932 Games in Los Angeles, Calif., included multiple matches. However, bad communication and other problems developed at the 1932 Olympic shooting events. For starters, the Organizing Committee built a 50-meter range that wasn't 50 meters long.

The 1932 Los Angeles Olympic Games Fiasco

In 1932, the International Olympic Games Committee failed to consult the NRA's Olympic committees on shooting arrangements, and the resulting matches in Los Angeles were less than ideal.

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