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Bennett Shelton catwalks to first masters world title

Laura Bennett Shelton was named the first gold medallist and world champion of the first 2018 World Archery Masters Championships when she took the recurve women’s 50+ indoor title, beating Swiss Olympian Nathalie Dielen by seven over the combined indoor...

Indian compound teams make Asian Games finals

India’s compounders shot their way to both the men’s and women’s team finals at the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta, as Chinese Taipei got to both recurve gold medal matches, and Korea made all four. “We are all happy to...

Maria Emma Gaviria re-elected World Archery Americas President until 2022

Colombia’s Maria Emma Gaviria was re-elected as president of World Archery Americas for a four-year term running from 2018 until 2020 during the continental federation’s general assembly, held during the 2018 Pan Am and Para Pan Am Championships in...

Mario Scarzella re-elected as World Archery Europe president for 4th term

Mario Scarzella was re-elected as president of World Archery Europe for another four-year term running until 2020 at the continental federation’s congress in Legnica, Poland, just before the start of the 2018 European Archery Championships. The Italian Archery Federation president received 41 supporting votes out...

Agatha says greatness achievable after Indonesia’s two Asian Games podiums

Recurve archers Diananda Choirunisa and Riau Ega Agatha won individual recurve silver and bronze medals to give Indonesia two podium finishes in the archery competitions at the 2018 Asian Games on home turf in Jakarta. Choirunisa fell to Zhang Xinyan...

Lisa Unruh wins 2nd consecutive world field title; Wataru Oonuki takes 1st

Olympic silver medallist and World Archery Indoor Champion Lisa Unruh won the recurve women’s title at the 2018 World Archery Field Championships in Cortina, Italy, where Japan’s Oonuki Wataru defeated the Italian hosts’ Massimiliano Mandia to claim his first ever...

European Champion Anagoz to join Samsun roster

Yasemin Anagoz, Fatih Bozlar, and Demir and Gizem Elmaagacli will join qualifiers Yesim Bostan and Mete Gazoz as Turkey’s representatives at the 2018 Hyundai Archery World Cup Final in Samsun, the Turkish Archery Federation has announced. As host of the event,...

Swedish couple Erik Jonsson and Lina Bjorklund win barebow champion titles in Cortina

Swedish archers Erik Jonsson and Lina Bjorklund won the barebow men’s and women’s gold medals at the 2018 World Archery Field Championships in Cortina, Italy revitalising Sweden’s domination in the discipline. Erik collected his third world field champion title in a...

Pippa Britton appointed to IPC Anti-Doping Committee

Great Britain's Pippa Britton has been appointed as a member of the International Paralympic Committee’s anti-doping committee following a meeting of the organisation’s governing board in Madrid, Spain in mid-September. Pippa will serve on the committee until a governance review has addressed...

Competitive masters group growing in US says Olympic medallist Ochs

Deborah Ochs took Olympic bronze in Seoul in 1988 with the USA recurve women’s team. A former national champion, she also won individual silver at the Pan American Games all the way back in 1983. Her competitive drive has never...

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