Benjamin Karlsen ELEY sponsored shooter

Benjamin Karlsen

ELEY sponsored shooter

Birthplace: Gjovik, Norway

Disciplines: 50m 3 Position Rifle Men, 50m Prone Rifle Men, 10m Air Rifle

Personal bests: 3 Position: 1183, Prone: 627.1, Air Rifle: 627.8

Coach: Espen Berg-Knutsen and Hakon Sorli

Club: Kisen MSL

What is your occupation: Initial Military Service

What is your proudest moment: Winning the Gold medal in the Junior World Cup in Gabala 2016

Do you have a favourite motto: There is no such thing as trying. Either you do, or you don’t

What is the best advice you’ve ever been given: “Choose an animal you like to compare yourself with. Think of it at the worst times, but also the best. Think of that one thing to keep you calm. My animal is an eagle” – Leif Steinar Rolland (former National Junior Coach)

How long have you been using ELEY: Since 2012

What are your hobbies: Shooting, training, fishing and movies

Norway ELEY sponsored shooter