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Eight moments to remember in para archery’s history Eight moments to remember in para archery’s history
Lausanne (SUI) - Monday, September 22, 2014
As the International Paralympic Committee celebrates its 25-year anniversary, we look back at some historical moments for para archery
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Paralympian Matt STUTZMAN relocates to state-of-the-art archery centre Paralympian Matt STUTZMAN relocates to state-of-the-art archery centre
Salt Lake City, UT (USA) - Friday, September 19, 2014
In a bid to go one better than his silver medal at London 2012, STUTZMAN’s road to Rio runs through Salt Lake City
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IPC ThrowbackThursday: Remembering Neroli FAIRHALL IPC ThrowbackThursday: Remembering Neroli FAIRHALL
Bonn (GER) - Thursday, May 22, 2014

It has been 30 years since the New Zealand para-archer made the crossover to the Olympic Games. Neroli FAIRHALL set the tone for para-athletes wanting to compete alongside able-bodied athletes.

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John STUBBS: A moment of reflection John STUBBS: A moment of reflection
Lausanne (SUI) - Wednesday, April 09, 2014

Para archer John STUBBS won two golds at the Bangkok 2013 worlds. What many don’t know, though – is that he did it on the anniversary of the accident that put him in his wheelchair.

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Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee formally established Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee formally established
Tokyo - Monday, January 27, 2014

The Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games for Tokyo 2020 was formally announced on 24 January 2014. It will be headed by former Prime Minister of Japan Yoshiro MORI as President and Toshiro MUTO as Chief Executive Officer.

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IPC publishes Rio 2016 Qualification Guide and launches new website IPC publishes Rio 2016 Qualification Guide and launches new website
Bonn (GER) - Thursday, January 23, 2014

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has published the Qualification Guide for 18 of the 22 sports that will be contested at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games via a newly created microsite dedicated to the Games - www.paralympic.org/rio-2016.

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Press Release: Para-Archery classification rules Press Release: Para-Archery classification rules
Lausanne - Thursday, November 07, 2013

World Archery, in full agreement with the International Paralympic Committee, clearly states that the Paralympic Games and World Archery Para Championships should not be for anyone who has a physical disability, but for those athletes with a disability where the disability has a direct and important impact on the archery performance. As of 1 April next year the classification rules will be changed to reflect this situation.

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Seminar to progress archery for those with a visual impairment Seminar to progress archery for those with a visual impairment
Lausanne - Tuesday, July 23, 2013
A seminar to progress archery for those with a visual impairment (VI) was held at the National Training Centre, Lilleshall, Shropshire in Great Britain on 22-23 June 2013.
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Gizem GIRISMEN new member of the IPC Athletes’ Council Gizem GIRISMEN new member of the IPC Athletes’ Council
Lausanne - Monday, September 17, 2012
The Turkish archer Gizem GIRISMEN is among six athletes recently elected as members of the International Paralympic Committee’s Athletes’ Council for the next four years. 
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Athlete of the Week: Matt STUTZMAN (USA) Athlete of the Week: Matt STUTZMAN (USA)
Lausanne - Thursday, September 13, 2012
The American archer Matt STUTZMAN won the silver medal in the compound open division at his first Paralympic Games, a feat he accomplished despite being born without arms.
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