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Hometown: Columbus, Georgia

Event: Men's 10m Air Pistol; Men's 50m Free Pistol

Staff Sgt. Greg Markowski, originally from Sycow, Poland, has been living in the United States for 17 years. He joined the Army in 2009 and began shooting with the USAMU after completing Basic Combat Training and Advanced Infantry Training at Fort Benning. Markowski started shooting when he was 15, and before coming to the United States, he was the 1990 Polish Junior Championships Free Pistol Gold Medalist and Polish record holder; 1991 and 1992 Polish Junior Championships Air Pistol Gold Medalist; 1992 Polish Junior Championships Free Pistol Silver Medalist and 1993 Polish Junior Championships Free Pistol Silver Medalist. He was also a 1991 European Junior Championships Free Pistol Team Gold Medalist, and he placed 9th in the 1991 World Cup Zurich free pistol event. Markowski was not shooting competitively when he first came to the United States, but said he joined the Army so he could train and compete in good facilities with good coaches and continue to do what he loves.

Competition Highlights

  • 2016 USA Shooting National Championships, Silver Medalist (Free), Silver Medalist (Air), Gold Medalist (Standard), Gold Medalist (Centerfire)
  • 2015 USA Shooting National Championships, Gold Medalist (Centerfire), Silver Medalist (Standard)
  • 2014 World Championship Team Member