Archery

Mexico City on target after being awarded 2017 World Archery Championships

By Gary Anderson

Mexico City is celebrating after being awarded the 2015 World Cup Final and the 2017 World Championships ©Moveo LabsWorld Archery today announced it has awarded the 2015 World Cup final and the 2017 World Championships to Mexico City.

Turkish Airlines to continue as official airline of World Archery until 2015

By Emily Goddard

Turkish Airlines has extended its sponsorship of World Archery until the end of 2015 ©Turkish AirlinesTurkish Airlines will continue as the official airline of World Archery until the end of the 2015 season after the company revealed it has extended its sponsorship of the sport's world governing body for a further two years.

World Archery reveals competition schedule for 2015 season

By Emily Goddard

World Archery has revealed its competition schedule for the 2015 season ©World ArcheryWorld Archery has revealed its international competition schedule for the 2015 season, including the dates for the World Championships, Rio 2016 Olympic test event and World Cup events.

Colombian archer López named IWGA Athlete of the Month for April

By Emily Goddard

The IWGA has named Sara López as its athlete of the month for April ©IWGAColombian world champion archer Sara López has been named as the International World Games Association (IWGA) Athlete of the Month for April after her silver medal winning performance at this year's first Archery World Cup event.

Williamson gives up on Rio 2016 record chase

By Mike Rowbottom

Alison Williamson, pictured at her sixth Olympics in London, has retired ©Getty ImagesApril 22 - Alison Williamson, the archer who became only the third Briton to take part in six Olympics when she competed at London 2012, will not seek a record-breaking seventh appearance at the Rio 2016, having decided to retire from the sport.

Christiansborg Palace revealed as 2015 World Archery Championships finals venue

By Emily Goddard

Christiansborg Palace will provide the backdrop for the 2015 World Archery Championships finals ©WikipediaApril 18 - Christiansborg Palace, home of the Danish Parliament in Copenhagen, has been revealed as the venue for the 2015 World Archery Championships finals.

United States top medals table at World Archery Indoor Championships

By Gary Anderson

March 2 - Braden Gellenthien helped the US to take team compound gold at the World Archery Indoor Championships ©AFP/Getty ImagesThe United States have ended the World Archery Indoor Championships in Nimes on top of the medals table after claiming two gold, five silver and three bronze medals over five days of action.

World Archery President Erdener re-elected unopposed

By James Crook

Uğur ErdenerSeptember 28 - World Archery President and International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Uğur Erdener has been re-elected unopposed for another term at the helm during the World Archery Congress in the Turkish city of Belek, keeping hold of his position in a landslide vote.

USA Archery hopes for sustained growth as survey shows sport booming nationwide

By James Crook

archerygenericAugust 21 - A study by the Archery Trade Association (ATA) has found that almost 19 million American adults participated in archery or bowhunting last year, accompanying a significant boost in event registrations and membership for USA Archery from 2012 to 2013.
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