The Czech and Italian para archers beat world marks at para archery international tournament held this week in Almere, Netherlands.
The new Judges Newsletter issued by World Archery has now been released
Beijing 2008 Olympic Champion ZHANG Juanjuan was at the Shanghai 2015 Archery World Cup stage, as a spectator. World Archery caught up with her as she recalled those special moments from Beijing and revealed what she’s been up to since the Olympic win.
At least 12 athletes will compete in VI1 and VI2/3 categories at the Donaueschingen 2015 World Archery Para Championships; marking the reintroduction of visually impaired divisions at world competition.
Experienced archers Bérengère SCHUH and Jean-Charles VALLADONT will lead the French recurve team at the Olympic quota tournament in Copenhagen, Denmark from 26 July to 2 August.
Athletes, coaches and officials participating in the Rio 2016 Olympic Games be aware of Rule 40 of the Olympic Charter on the use of participant's image for advertising purposes.
Olympic Maria Victoria ECHAVARRIA recently graduated from the USA Olympic Committee’s international coach development programme – ICECP. She visited World Archery’s headquarters in Lausanne for advice on improving the national coaching structure in her home country of Colombia.
Always looking to maintain and increase the number of judges to serve at international events, World Archery organises a seminar for continental judges.
Newcomer to Korea’s senior squad KANG Chae Young won three gold medals but Riau EGA AGATHA stopped a Korean clean sweep of the individual recurve podiums.
China’s only hope of a medal in Shanghai rested on its recurve mixed team, into a bronze final with Mexican pair ROMAN and SERRANO. Korea contested gold with Japan. Both matches needed shoot-offs.