From July the 4th to 12th 2016, Trap Concaverde in Lonato del Garda will host the European Championship Shotgun, the last international venue before Rio 2016 Olympic Games, pivotal moment of these four years.

A very important event, followed with great attention by the Italian television notwithstanding the concurrence of UEFA EURO 2016, the Athletics Championships in Amsterdam and the Tour de France: live streaming of all tournament finals and daily updates from the shooting ground are alreadty included in RAI Sport schedule.

The event will start with a great Opening Ceremony, planned for Thursday July the 5th, at the presence of Vladimir Lisin, President of the European Shooting Confederation, and Luciano Rossi, President of the Italian FITAV. The Promoting Commitee of Rome 2024 Olympic Games will be involved too: they will catch the occasion to meet the European Confederation management that will be at the venue. Soon after the Opening Ceremony, those present will enjoy a special Air Show held by the acrobatic patrol WeFly! Team, which involves disabled pilots. After that, the hosts will enjoy a welcome refreshment and a live music show.

On July the 5th it’ll be inaugurated the European Village too, where stands and products of the most important companies in the industry will be displayed.

The tournament will start on Wednesday the 6th, with the first day of the Trap Men competition and the complete Trap Women.

Tuesday July the 7th will be completely dedicated to the Trap Man competition.

Following the path traced by Baku 2015 European Games, the European Championship Shotgun schedule will include Mixed Couples competitions and, on Friday July the 8th, the Trap ones. At the same time, the official Skeet training session will be hosted at Trap Concaverde shooting platforms.

On Saturday July the 9th the program will proceed with the complete Skeet Women competition and the first day of Skeet Man, lasting throughout Sunday July the 10th together with the official Double Trap training sessions.

Monday July the 11th will be the very last day of the competition: the specialists of Double Trap and Skeet will get on the shotgun platforms as protagonists, respectively with the complete competition and the Mixed Couples competition.

At the end of two award ceremonies, on July the 11th at 6.00 pm, the Closing Ceremony will be started offering live music and refreshing appetizers. Not to be missed!

Enjoy this event with us at Trap Concaverde, via Slossaroli, Lonato Del Garda (BS).