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.

Telford hits European Archery Festival bid bullseye

By Nick Butler

small telford picAugust 4 - The International Centre in Telford has been announced as the host of the 2014 European Archery Festival in January in a venture which will substantially boost the local economy, it is claimed.

World Archery launch rejuvenated website

By James Crook

World-Archery LogoJune 6 - World Archery have upped their quest to modernise the sport with a fresh new website, giving archery fans the latest tools to keep up to date with the sport.

World Archery Federation partners with OlympAfrica

By Tom Degun

OlympAfricaApril 17 - The World Archery Federation (FITA) has signed a partnership agreement with OlympAfrica designed to develop the sport across the continent of Africa, particularly among young people.

World Archery announces new sponsorship deal with Fila

By James Crook

fila-logoMarch 28 - World Archery (WA) has today announced a four-year sponsorship deal with Fila for its World Cup and World Championships circuit, which will see the Italian sportswear brand provide clothing for WA judges, officials and staff.
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