MOORE David < Back  
Sport Shooting
CGA Australia   
Gender Men
Born 30 Dec 1953 in Sydney, AUS
Height1.83 m
Weight 135 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Family Wife, Cheryl.
Residence Sydney, NSW, AUS
Occupation Armed Services, Flight Simulation Instructor
Languages English
Higher education Aeronautical Engineering - TAFE : Sydney, NSW, AUS
Sport Specific Information
Why this sport? He started shooting because it was too cold to sail during winter.
Club / Team Sydney Pistol Club : Sydney, NSW, AUS
Name of coach Cheryl Moore and Anatoly Babushkin
Coach from which country? Australia
Handedness Right
International Debut
Year 1992
Competing for Australia
General Interest
Hobbies Flying, sailing, gliding, computers. (ISSF, 02 Sep 2010)
Memorable sporting achievement Winning 4th place at the 2004 World Cup. (NOC, 21 May 2008)
Hero / Idol Pistol shooter Phil Adams. (Athlete, 06 Oct 1999)
Sporting philosophy / motto "Life was meant to be easy." (olympics.com.au, 02 Sep 2010)
Other sports He was a keen sailor since age 12 and competed in ocean races along the east coast of Australia until the early 1990s. He has also participated in flying, gliding and aerobatics. (NOC, 21 May 2008)
Other information AVIATION ENTHUSIAST
He began building model airplanes at the age of eight. He gained his private pilot's license in 1973 and his commercial license in 1978, undertaking his training whilst working as an engineer. He is an instructor for Qantas, teaching pilots to fly 747 aircrafts. He also used to take part in aerobatics competition and aeroplane displays. (olympics.com.au, 02 Sep 2010)