Luna Solomon

IOC Refugee Olympic Team ROT

Shooting

Biography

Luna Solomon

Luna is an Eritrean refugee who fled her country and arrived in Switzerland in 2015. She is the proud mum of a little boy. While living in Lausanne, she met Niccolo Campriani, an Italian three-time Olympic champion sport shooter, who offered her the chance to take up his discipline, air rifle. After a day of trials, she was given the opportunity to train for the Olympic Games and joined a trio of refugees and asylum seekers under Nicco's guidance. Luna is currently training three to four days a week in Lausanne and aiming for the Olympic minimum qualification score to reach the eligibility requirements and become a member of the team for Tokyo 2020.