Not held in other editions
| Event type

Military Rifle, 200 metres, Men

Date8 – 9 April 1896 — 10:30
LocationSkopeftirion, Kallithea
Participants20 from 7 countries
Format200 metres. Four ten-shot strings. Score for each string determined by multiplying target hits by points scored.

Pantelis Karasevdas was a law student. He won the military rifle competition by a huge margin, and was successful in hitting the target on all 40 of his shots.

PosCompetitorNOCTargets HitPoints
1Pantelis KarasevdasGRE402,350Gold
2Pavlos PavlidisGRE381,978Silver
3Nikolaos TrikoupisGRE341,713Bronze
4Anastasios MetaxasGRE1,701
5Georgios OrfanidisGRE1,698
6Viggo JensenDEN301,640
7Georgios DiamantisGRE1,456
8Albert BaumannSUI1,294
9Ioannis TheofilakisGRE1,261
10Sidney MerlinGBR1,156
11Alexios FetsisGRE894
=12Eugen SchmidtDEN26845
=12Spyridon StaisGRE
ACCharles WaldsteinUSA
AC MachonetGBR
ACGiuseppe RivabellaITA
ACAristovoulos PetmezasGRE
ACAlbin LermusiauxFRA
ACG. KaragiannopoulosGRE
DNFHolger NielsenDEN