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WORLD ARCHERY FACT SHEET

 

Concept

  • Showcasing the World Archery events at some of the world’s most spectacular locations.

 

Five targets

  • Host events with top-level archers all year long
  • Bring archery to the fans
  • Consistently give a strong platform to our sponsors
  • Give archery worldwide media exposure
  • Provide a leading flagship for archery development

 

Places

  • Central Park, New York (USA)
  • Ancient Panathinaiko Stadium, Athens (GRE)
  • Mayapan Pyramides, Yucatan (MEX)
  • Madinat Jumeirah Lake, Dubai (UAE)
  • Montbenon Esplanade, Lausanne (SUI)
  • Antalya Beaches, (TUR)
  • Huangpu River shores, Shanghai (CHN)
  • Nyhavn Canal, Copenhagen (DEN)
  • Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh (GBR)
  • Piazza Castello, Turin (ITA)
  • Bosphore edge, Istanbul (TUR)
  • Imperial Palace Gardens, Tokyo (JPN)
Future location: Trocadero Fountain, Paris (FRA)

 

Facts and Figures

  • 50 world class archery events since 2006
  • 80 countries and 600 participants at World Championships
  • 150 countries as Member Associations
  • 60,000 fans on facebook - 6,000 on twitter
  • 100,000 articles on the web per year
  • 8 million archers worldwide
  • 500-750 million cumulative TV viewers per year for archery (80 TV channels – 100 territories)
  • Audience records during the London Olympic Games

 

Top Countries, Medallists from five Continents

China, India, Korea, Japan, Great Britain, Italy, France, Russia, Ukraine, Turkey, USA, Mexico, Australia

 

Values

  • Precision - Technology - Intensity – Focus – Duel
  • Fun – Trendy – Elegance – Harmony

 

TV plan for 2013

  • Six events: Live – Highlights – Short features – News

 








  
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