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Australian Shooting Team celebrate Tokyo selection

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James Willett's #OlympicTakeover and Tokyo Selection

The Australian Olympic Team for next year's Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games expanded to 71 athletes last week, following the announcement of 15 shooting athletes selected to the Team.

Shotgun athlete James Willett has been selected for his second Games, after placing fifth on debut at Rio 2016.

The 24-year-old took over the @AUSOlympicTeam Instagram story on the day of the Team Selection to show how he was celebrating the announcement with his partner and dogs on his property in Mulwala in country NSW.

During is takeover, James takes us on a tour of his home-built shooting range  and answers all your burning questions.


Due to COVID-19 social distancing regulations, the Aussie Shooting Team all celebrated their selection to the Team at home in their own unique way.

Dan Repacholi was clearly excited about his selection to his fifth Olympic Team, dancing with his daughter Zoe at home in Nulkaba, NSW.

 

Read more about Dan's incredible Olympic journey HERE.

Olympic debutants Alex Hoberg and Sergei Evglevski celebrated with their families at home

 

While everyone pulled on their ASICS Australia Happi Coates and showed off their Qantas Boarding Passes.

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