Hancock Wins Olympic Gold Medal

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Army Pfc. Vincent Hancock was nearly as hot as smoking shotgun shells last 
weekend on the Beijing Shooting Range, Aug. 16, 2008. Hancock set two Olympic records en route to winning the gold medal in men's skeet competiton. 
 U.S. Army photo by Tim Hipps
  • U.S. Army Pfc. Vincent Hancock sets two Olympic records and prevails in a four-shot shoot-out with Norway's Tore Brovold to win the men's skeet competition at the Beijing Shooting Range, Aug. 16, 2008. 
 U. S. Army photo by Tim Hipps
  • U.S. Army Pfc. Vincent Hancock sets two Olympic records and prevails in a four-shot shoot-out with Norway's Tore Brovold to win the men's skeet competition at the Beijing Shooting Range, Aug. 16, 2008.  
 U. S. Army photo by Tim Hipps
  • Team USA shotgun coach Lloyd Woodhouse, a retired U.S. Air Force chief master sergeant, hugs U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit member, U.S. Army Pfc. Vincent Hancock after he wins the Olympic gold medal in men's skeet competiton at the Beijing Shooting Range, Aug. 16, 2008.  U. S. Army photo by Tim Hipps
  • Olympic skeet gold medal winner U.S. Army Pfc. Vincent Hancock, center, of the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit, is flanked by silver medalist Tore Brovold, left, of Norway and bronze medalist Anthony Terras, right, of Italy on the podium at the Beijing Shooting Range, Aug. 16, 2008.  U. S. Army photo by Tim Hipps
  • U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit shotgun shooter, U.S. Army Pfc. Vincent Hancock answers questions during a press conference after winning the Olympic gold medal in men's skeet competition in Beijing, Aug. 16, 2008.  U.S. Army photo by Tim Hipps