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Tyrone Taylor finished first in the B Class production division at IPSC provincials Aug. 20 in Selkirk, Man. The 27-year-old only recently started competing in sport handgun competitions, and has aspirations to compete against Canada’s best. (submitted photo)

Portage sport shooter excels at IPSC provincials

A beep sounds, it triggers a reaction. Tyrone Taylor raises his loaded pistol and begins moving through his plan of attack. His forearms straight, he shifts from target to target, manoeuvring around obstacles while looking intently down the barrel of a CZ 85 combat pistol.

Rosie MacLennan of Canada wins gold in the trampoline competition during the Rio Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Friday, Aug. 12, 2016. (Dave Abel/Toronto Sun/Postmedia Network )

MacLennan takes gold medal

Rosie MacLennan, Canada’s only gold medallist in 2012 in London, returned to the top step of the podium in women’s trampoline on Friday at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.