Women's Team

World record: 72 Arrows - South Korea -Sung-Hyung Park, Sung-Jin Lee, Mi-Jin Yun

Venue: Olympic Green Archery Field

Korean archers’ extra-sensitive fingers

Archery is said to be for South Korea as table tennis is for China. Korean women hold every world record in the outdoor recurve discipline as used in the Olympics.
South Korea has even made their training center a replica of the venue being used for the Beijing Olympics. Coaches make noise in the [...]

10 years ago

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Three men have sewn up places in the Canadian archery team at the team trials which ended on Monday in Toronto.
There were 14 starters at the three day event but it was Crispin Duenas from Toronto, Jay Lyon of Winnipeg and John David (J.D.) Burnes also of Toronto who clinched the three Olympic berths.
It will [...]