Olympic Archery Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. ATM Personnel To Be Encouraged To Take Up ArcheryRead the original story

    May 16, 2017 | Malaysian National News Agency

    The Malaysian Armed Forces personnel will be encouraged to take up the sport of archery, considering the potential of the sport to win medals at the international level. Deputy Defence Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Johari Baharum, who is also president of the National Archery Association of Malaysia , said he would discuss with several government-linked companies under the Ministry of Defence on the possibility of sponsoring and bringing in the world's best coaches to develop the talents among the ATM personnel.

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  2. Golden pair make historyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2017 | The Daily Star

    A day after Rabbi Hasan Munna's silver medal exploit, Bangladesh's ace shooter Abdullahel Baki and Syeda Atkiya Hasan Disha brought the first gold medal from the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games in shooting's 10m air rifle team event in Baku, Azerbaijan yesterday. The shooting pair comprehensively beat their Iranian counterparts in the final shootout 5-1 to bring Bangladesh its first ever gold medal from the Games.

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  3. Fair Haven Teen Aims for Olympic GloryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Red Bank Green

    Nikolas Swidryk, a 17-year-old junior at RFH, is one of the top cadet and Junior Olympic recurve archers in the country. Nikolas Swidryk, a junior at Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School, has "hit the mark" as a recurve archer, and is now closer to his dream of Olympic glory.

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  4. Canada's Olympians are whiter and better off than general population, according to studyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | The Toronto Star

    Even before the opening ceremony and weeks of competition at an Olympic Games, statisticians have a pretty good idea of what the final medal table will look like. That's because a country's participation and success at the Olympics is strongly correlated with a nation's wealth, government investment in sport and past results.

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  5. Prestonsburg trio adds depth to UPIKE archery recruiting classRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Floyd County Times

    Andrew Blackburn, Chris Little and Nathaniel Rankin of Prestonsburg High School have all signed with the University of Pikeville archery team, UPIKE head coach Jon Woods announced early last week. The group is the third trio to hold a joint signing with the Bears, joining signees from Pikeville High School and Corbin High School.

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  6. Qatar to take part in 'Baku 2017' Islamic Solidarity GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | The Peninsula

    Doha: Qatar will participate in the fourth Islamic Solidarity Games , which will be held in Azerbaijan from May 12 to 22. Qatar will take part in 15 group and individual games and will be represented by 75 athletes. Secretary General of the Qatar Olympic Committee Dr. Thani bin Abdulrahman Al Kuwari will head the Qatar mission.

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  7. Brother and sister hoping for Invictus Games call-upRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | This is Wiltshire

    MALMESBURY RAF veteran Andy Phillips has to wait to the end of the month to find out if he will once again be heading off to the Invictus Games - and this time he could have his sister Clare by his side, as both are bidding to compete for GB in archery. Former RAF Aircraft Technician Weapons Andy, 51, competed in London in 2014 and in Orlando last year.

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  8. Dumaguete archer wins 2 golds, lifts NIR in Palaro 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Sun-Star

    WITH Dumaguete City's win in archery events during the last day of Palarong Pambansa, the Negros Island Region ranked fourth place in the final overall medal tally of the competition. Dumaguete City archer Ma.

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  9. Archers on song at huge tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | Area News

    Lawrence Salvestro, Marcel Zucatto and Nathan Rowley show off their spoils from the 2017 National Youth Archery Championships in Morwell, Victoria. Everyone has heard the saying and these three Griffith archers are living proof that putting in the hours pays dividends.

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  10. Caraa improves to sixth place in Palarong PambansaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2017 | Sun-Star

    TRUE TO their words, athletes from the Cordillera Administrative Region Athletic Association made their presence felt as it climbed to sixth over-all in the medal standings at the close of the 2017 Palarong Pambansa in Antique. The region closed out its campaign in the weeklong competition backed by the Department of Education and the Philippine Sports Commission with 26 gold medals, 21 silver and 21 bronze medals for an improved sixth place from a dismal ninth place finish in last year's edition.

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  11. Add your commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2017 | Vicksburg Post

    Registration is now open for the 2017 Gator Bait at Eagle Lake Endurance Challenge. The race is scheduled for May 13 at Eagle Lake and features an Olympic distance and sprint triathlon.

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  12. 4 golds in day 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | Sun-Star

    On Target. Lloyd Apawan will remember his first and last Palaro as he scored two gold medals, so far, after winning his second gold yesterday.

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  13. Sports PulseRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2017 | Turret

    The USA Track & Field sanctioned event presented by BeastMode Hardin County Kentucky track club is holding Kentucky Classic 2017 May 13 at North Hardin High School, 801 S. Logsdon Parkway in Radcliff. Field events begin at 9:30 a.m. and running events begin at 10 a.m. All clubs, schools and unattached athletes are welcome.

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  14. M'sia banks on archery for first goldRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | Daily Express

    Kuala Lumpur: Archery has emerged as Malaysia's best hope for the first gold medal from the 29th SEA Games following a revised schedule of events to accommodate the closing ceremony on August 30. The archery squad will compete in the compound events in place of synchronised swimming on August 16, three days before the SEA Games was to be officially opened. Chief Executive Officer of the Secretariat of the 29th SEA Games and the 9th Asean Para Games , Datuk Seri Zolkples Embong said 17 sports and 25 disciplines were affected by the change.

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  15. Takraw gets the honourRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | The Star Online

    KUALA LUMPUR: Chin lone is all set to steal the early limelight for Malay sia in the Kuala Lumpur SEA Games from Aug 19-30. Two gold medals in the linking events will be decided before 1pm on Aug 16 - three days before the opening ceremony of the Games.

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  16. Villamor, jins propel Caraa surge in PalaroRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | Sun-Star

    BAGUIO. Charmaine Angela Villamor snatched two more gold medals in archery to help propel the Cordilleras in the over-all team standing in the ongoing Palarong Pambansa 2017.

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  17. CVIRAA's downward spiral?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | Sun-Star

    Way ahead of you. Elyzza May Salinas leaves the competition behind as she wins the heats in the 100-meter low hurdles to advance to the medal round.

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  18. Archers shoot down four goldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: Sabah archers returned with four golds and one bronze in the State Talent Backup Carnival held at the Perlis Sports Council Rakan Sukan Hall in Kangar over the weekend. Mohd Syafiq Busthamin captured the only individual gold in the Olympics round.

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  19. Arnis bet wins Cordillera's first gold in PalaroRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | Sun-Star

    ANTIQUE. Eza Rai Yalong is off to a good start with the rest of the Secondary Arnis Team after snaring the first gold for Cordillera in the on-going Palarong Pambansa in Antique, April 24. CORDILLERA delegates are making true to a promise to improve their over-all standings by starting their campaign in the 2017 Palarong Pambansa being held in Antique.

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  20. Archers let loose at Denison tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | The Herald Democrat

    More than 600 archers from Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana converged on Denison Friday and Saturday for the seventh annual Red River Archery Shootout.

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