Name: Jay Shi
Sport: Shooting
Discipline(s): Pistol Shooting
Event(s): 10m Air, 50m Air
Height: 5-8
Weight: 135
DOB: 2/23/1979
Birthplace: Beijing, China
Hometown: Phoenix, Ariz.
High School: Gilbert High School (Gilbert, Ariz.) '98
College: Arizona State University, '04, Computer System Engineering
Team/Club: Phoenix Rod and Gun
Olympic Experience
  • Olympian (2016)
  • Rio 2016 , 18th (10m); 14th (50m)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2016 ISSF Rio de Janeiro World Cup, 7th (50m air); 24th (10m air)
  • 2015 Pan American Games, silver (10m air)
Personal: Son of Ping Yang and Yumin Shi...Married to Yuan Yuan Wang...Is bilingual in Chinese and English...His family moved to the United States from Beijing to receive medical care for an injury to his right eye at age 11...Began competing internationally in 2013...Is a professional web developer...Hobbies include driving, archery and playing table tennis.