Yarrawonga Chronicle

Ready for decade of Olympics

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not having internatio­nal competitio­ns like the other countries,” Willett senior said.

This year’s Nationals in Perth scheduled for October have been cancelled due to Covid but Willett’s enthusiasm for the sport will never be dampened. His attention centres around preparing for a big decade in front of him.

In addition to, hopefully a big program of world cups outside of Australia in 2022, there are the Olympic Games in Paris, in 2024, Los Angeles in 2028 and Brisbane was chosen earlier this year to host the 2032 Olympic Games awaiting Willett.

Selection in the Olympic Games is always exciting and especially so when the world event is in your own country, in 2032. “In this sport you reach your prime in your early thirties and I will have reached my prime by then,” he said.

 ??  ?? A big program over at least the next decade awaits Australian Olympian James Willett.
A big program over at least the next decade awaits Australian Olympian James Willett.
 ??  ?? In the control room of the Olympic standard trap shooting range at Shellford…James Willett with his dad Arthur Willett.
In the control room of the Olympic standard trap shooting range at Shellford…James Willett with his dad Arthur Willett.

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