Jay Shi

Date of Birth: 2/23/79

Hometown: Phoenix, Arizona

Event(s):  Men's Air Pistol, Men's Free Pistol

Jay Shi enjoys archery and table tennis in his free time. He started shooting archery at age 10 and would consistently rank in the top-10 in the state in his junior class until he went off to college. Shi graduated from Arizona State University in 2004 with a degree in Computer System Engineering. He works in web application development and software engineering outside of his pistol training.

Beijing Native Shi Shooting for U.S. Pistol Berth (

A Dream 10 Years in the Making

Competition Highlights

  • 2016 Olympic Games, 14th (Free), 18th (Air)
  • 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Smallbore, Gold Medalist (Free)
  • 2016 World Cup Rio Seventh Place (Free Pistol)
  • 2015 Pan American Games Silver Medalist (Air)
  • 2015 Anniston Airgun Selection Match Bronze Medalist (Air)
  • 2014 USA Shooting National Championships - Fourth Place (Air)
  • 2013 USA Shooting National Championships Bronze Medalist (Air)
  • 2006 USA Shooting National Championships Bronze Medalist (Air)