Abigail Fong

Shooting

Rifle National Team  
2008 U.S. Olympic Team Hopeful
 
Date of Birth: 1988
Birthplace: New York City, N.Y.
Hometown: New York City, N.Y.
Event(s): Air Rifle, Three-Position Rifle
 
Competition Highlights
  • 2007 National Championships Silver Medalist in 3-position rifle, 4th in air rilfe
  • 2007 National Championships Junior Women's Grand Champion
  • 2006 National Championships Junior Women's Grand Champion
 
Personal

Abigail's father taught her how to shoot at age 13. She practiced with her father and made the National Development Team in 2006 and the National Team in 2007. Abigail graduated from Hunter College High School in 2006 and she currently attends Princeton University, where she shoots on their rifle team.

 
Did You Know?

Both of Abigail's sisters are also nationally ranked shooters. Sandra is on the National Development Team and Danielle is on the US Paralympic Team. In addition to being an excellent shooter, Abigail is also a noteworthy swimmer; in 2005, she was the NYC PSAL Champion in the 50yd freestyle event. When she is not shooting, swimming or studying, Abigail enjoys reading and watching movies.