15 year old girl wins Zurich shooting competition
The traditional Zurich shooting competition has been won by a 15-year-old girl – Neva Menzi.
She scored 35 points even before the final round, securing her place as the winner.
The competition is open to all school children in canton Zurich aged between 13 to 17 and has been held every year since 1889. Although traditionally still called the ‘Boys Shooting Competition’, it’s been open to girls since 1991.
The kids use the standard issue Swiss army assault rifle.
Neva wins CHF 5,000 and a ride in a super puma helicopter.