Brazilian Federation of Archery
The World Crossbow Shooting Association is
pleased to welcome as new members the Brazilian
Federation of Archery Crossbow (Federacao Brasileira de Tiro
Balestra), THeir web site has been setup and can
be access by following this link -
World Crossbow Championship
Dates for the 2015 World Championships in Fort Lauderdale, Florida,
have been announced. Day 1 is July 11th 2015. Official practice is
July 12th and the 1st day of competition, the World Target
Championships, being held on July 13th.
The program is
still being finalised but International Crossbow Festival will
include the traditional Target, Match Play & Forest rounds making up
the World Championships and also include Indoor, Benchrest and a 2
day 3D event.
Also at the
festival will be Crossbow Trade show vendors and demonstrations
still to be scheduled.
to be finalised the dates are:
Judges Training Course & various meetings
Target World Championships Day 1.
Target World Championships Day 2 & Medal presentation.
July 15: Match
Play World Championships Day & Medal presentation & 1st banquet.
Forest: World Championships Day 1 & ICF Indoor Round 1 (following
the Forest round completion).
Forest: World Championships Day 2 & ICF Indoor Round 2 (following
the Forest round completion).
July 18: ICF
3D Round Day 1
July 19: ICF
3D Round Day 2 & 2nd banquet
shooting will have a flexible timetable throughout the ICF.
The WEB site
for the 2015 World Championships in Fort Lauderdale, Florida is:
Looking after the details
John Bingham has put
together a comprehensive document about looking after your bow, your
bolts and you. Click
to read it.
June 2014 Tournament Results
The results from the 2nd
European Championships and the Australian National Championships
have been posted on the results page.
New WCSA Recorder:
has been appointed as the new WCSA Recorder. Stephen Sommers & Iris
will work to transition the workload off Stephen to Iris. Please be
patient as the transition takes place. Also a new email address has
been setup for the recorder. It is
New WCSA Official:
excellent effort at officiating at the 2nd European Championships in
Germany, Parvej Joshi is now a WCSA International Judge. Parvej
became a Judge Candidate following his successful completion of the
judges training course held in India in February. His elevation to
being an International Judge in such a short time frame is due to
his efforts and dedication to the sport. WCSA wishes to congratulate
May 2014 Indian Crossbow
In May 17th 2014 the ICSA did a
crossbow demonstration at St. Andrews College, Agra. Read
the article by Hina Vij, the ISCA Administrator
In May 5th 2014 the ICSA did a
crossbow demonstration at St. Anthony's Junior College, Agra. Read
the article by Rajat Vij, the WCSA Asian Development Officer
On April 26th 2014 the ICSA honoured Father Paul Thannical of St.
Peter's College for the continued support of the sport of crossbow
in India. Futher
information can be read in the PDF file or by contacting Rajat Vij
1st WCSA Postal World Bench/Prone
The 1st World Postal
Bench/Prone Championships are now underway. Further information and
scorecards can be obtained by clicking the links below. Remember that scores from this Postal Bench/Prone event will be included
in the ranking as a World Championships (so a higher value - meaning
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