What's New in Shooting - July 1

July 01, 2010, 5:30 p.m. (ET)

Fresh off an impressive year on the international circuit, USA Shooting’s Matt Emmons has been named an Athlete Role Model for the Youth Olympic Games. The inaugural Youth Olympic Games will take place in August in Singapore, with each sport having a role model assigned by the Federations to attend. As the shooting role model, Emmons will be charged with developing not just the skills of the competitors, but also to pass along the Olympic values, importance of social responsibility and advice on the digital media.