Jorge Ballesteros Death Cause, Obituary- Jorge Ballesteros, (IPSC) International Practical Shooting Confederation medalist, Spanish sport shooter died allegedly by suicide at the age of 39, according to online reports on January 10, 2022.
Jorge Ballesteros was a talented Spanish sport shooter who won gold in the Open division of the 2017 IPSC Handgun World Shoot. He won the overall bronze medal in the Open Category at the 2005 World Shoot, and he won the Junior bronze medal in 2002.
He also holds two gold medals from the European Handgun Championship Open division (2013 and 2016) and has won the Spanish Handgun Championship 12 times.
“Mourning in the sports world
Today, we learn with disbelief and saddened hearts of the unexpected death of Jorge Ballesteros, who died suddenly yesterday. Dynamic sports shooting has lost an exceptionally skilled shooter, a young man who dedicated his life to the sport.
So many memories have been shared with him. He leaves an unforgettable vacuum, yet his memory will live on in our sporting discipline’s memories and history.
The F.I.T.D.S. extends its heartfelt sympathies and hugs to the bereaved family.”
“I can’t tell you how shocked I am by the sad news about Jorge Ballesteros, our good friend, World champion, teammate, and family man. We had so many good times in so many countries. In 2018, I brought you to my club in the Netherlands, where you taught us for two days and I learned so much from you.
R.I.P. my friend 🖤 #herosliveforever
I’m very sorry for his family and friends’ loss.”
“We’re hearing rumors and hoping they’re not true. Jorge Ballesteros is no longer alive. I’m not sure why he died, but he will be missed. Over the years, I spent a lot of time battling against him. He has been a true champion for the world community. Best wishes to his family. My friend, may you rest in peace.”