For the second time in two days, St Helena has won a Silver Medal in the NatWest Island Games 2013, currently being held in Bermuda.

Marksman, Simon Henry (picture attached), came second place in the 50m 3 Position Small Bore Rifle Open Event with a score of 535, just 29 points behind Gotland (564) and 4 points ahead of Guernsey (531).

Simon Henry
Simon Henry


Fellow St Helenian Carlos Yon followed closely behind in 6th position out of 11 shooters.

These results make this St Helena’s best ever performance in the Island Games, with several events still to come.

18 July 2013

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