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Archery - 28 Jan 2008
Archery fans worldwide now have access to the FITA videos and archives of World Championships and World Cup events from <A href=""></A> on YouTube.
Archery - 18 Dec 2007
FITA President, Dr Ugur Erdener, officially launched the new logo of the Archery World Cup from the FITA office this Monday.
Archery - 29 Nov 2007
FITA – the International Archery Federation - held its World Cup Final this past weekend in Dubai. During the event a successful Observer’s programme was held giving positive insights into the event for future host cities.
Archery - 27 Nov 2007
Meteksan Events, a new integrated solutions provider for major sports events, has opened up its headquarters in the Olympic capital of Lausanne, Switzerland.
Archery - 26 Nov 2007
Dola Banerjee from India has taken the World Cup Title in the Recurve Women division in beautiful Dubai! She beat the Korean Choi Eun Young in a very tight and exciting match on a 70-meter floating platform at the Madinat Jumeirah Souk venue.
Archery - 23 Nov 2007
The Archery World Cup Final in Dubai will take place on Saturday 24 November with the top 16 archers of the year. For the first time in history, the athletes will be shooting over a floating platform in a lake at the Madinat Jumeirah Souk, close to the famous 7-star hotel Burj Al Arab.
Archery - 20 Nov 2007
Preparations for the Archery World Cup Final, being held on 24 November at the Madinat Amphitheatre in Dubai, are underway and tension is mounting amongst the finalists as they prepare to compete for the prize and prestige of being World Cup Final Winner.
Archery - 14 Nov 2007
The top 4 archers in the world per category in 2007 qualified for the World Cup Final in Dubai. They beat a field of 500 archers to get there. What will it take now for them to win the big prize money and be sacred World Cup 2007 Winner?
Archery - 06 Nov 2007
The International Archery Federation (FITA) promises another spectacular show for the Archery World Cup Final 2007, on 24 November in Dubai (UAE). The athletes will be shooting on a lake! It will be shown on television worldwide.
Archery - 02 Oct 2007
FITA – the International Archery Federation - today officially opened the bidding process for their 2010 and 2011 World Cup Finals.
Archery - 25 Sep 2007
On 1 October 2007 the International Archery Federation (FITA) will launch the bidding process for its 2010 and 2011 World Cup Final events. The World Cup Final event has been designed with a focus on encouraging hosts to showcase their most spectacular destinations as competition venues.
Archery - 10 Jul 2007
The 47th FITA Congress was hosted in Leipzig on July 5-6 and made history in adopting the Archery World Plan for 2007-2012.
Archery - 21 Dec 2006
Thanks to the success for the Meteksan Archery World Cup and the Field World Championships, the International Archery Federation (FITA) is pleased to announce that an estimated 900’000’000 people watched Archery on television in 2006.
Archery - 27 Nov 2006
The Meteksan Archery World Cup had a great launch in 2006. It gave quality events to the top Archers and the year-long competition raised the media interest to Archery.
Archery - 16 Oct 2006
The World Cup Final held at the Mayapan pyramids in Yucatan, Mexico on October 22nd will be broadcasted live on the FITA Web TV.
Archery - 04 Oct 2006
On Thursday, the eliminations day of the Shanghai World Cup was truly a race to the World Cup Final in Merida, on October 22nd.
Archery - 26 Sep 2006
Many of the 200 archers that came to the Stage 4 of the Meteksan Archery World Cup in Shanghai have one thing in common : this is their last chance to grab one of the 4 spots in the Grand Final in Merida (MEX) and a stack of the big prize money next month.
Archery - 29 Aug 2006
The 20th Field World Championships officially got underway with the Opening Ceremony taking place at the “Trädgårdsföreningen”, a beautiful garden in the heart of Göteborg.<BR>
Archery - 23 Aug 2006
Taking advantage of the 75th anniversary, the FITA Council met in Lausanne on August 19-20 under the Presidency of Dr Ugur Erdener.
Archery - 08 Aug 2006
The International Archery Federation (FITA) confirms the start of a new era by officially inaugurating its new Office at the Maison du Sport International in Lausanne, Switzerland, and by celebrating its 75th anniversary.
Archery - 28 Jun 2006
Last week-end turned to be very important for the nation of El Salvador and Archery.
Archery - 13 Jun 2006
10 June&nbsp;was the individual finals of the Meteksan Antalya World Cup, second out of four stages leading to the Great Final in Mexico on October 22.
Archery - 30 May 2006
May 30, 2006. The French Channel SPORT+ will broadcast several times this week a 26-min highlights of the World Cup event that took place at the beginning of May in Porec, Croatia.
Archery - 02 May 2006
The new Archery World Cup will start in Porec, Croatia on the 9th of May.
Archery - 24 Apr 2006
New nation ranking and prizes for the world cup
Archery - 27 Mar 2006
For the first time in its history, FITA took part directly at the Sportel. It is the biggest televisions and images fair, where right owners such as sports federations or agencies come together with TV stations, TV website, mobile phone companies to buy, sell, distribute their sporting images.
Archery - 22 Mar 2006
Lausanne – March 17, 2006. Following the decision taken by FITA and supported by the International Olympic Committee to set up an archery center in the Middle East region, we have already announced the hiring of the well known Korean archery Coach, Mr. KIM Jeong-Ho. We have also announced the choice of Cairo for hosting this center.
Archery - 08 Feb 2006
This new partnership with Turkish Airlines confirms that Archery fosters an image of speed, precision and high quality brand.
Archery - 23 Dec 2005
Archery takes a new step in the world of elegance thanks to a partnership agreement with Balmain Swiss Watches.<BR>
Archery - 15 Dec 2005
FITA has cast the first stone for the success of its 2006 World Cup.
Archery - 05 Dec 2005
FITA is pleased to announce that we have appointed a FITA Archery Development Officer in West Africa, with a possibility to extend to any African country upon request.
Archery - 25 Nov 2005
FITA is pleased to announce today its adoption of ADAMS (Anti-Doping Administration &amp; Management System), the web-based database management system developed by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) for the coordination of anti-doping activities worldwide under the World Anti-Doping Code (Code).
Archery - 25 Nov 2005
FITA is breaking new ground in the development of worldwide archery with the opening of its 1st International Training Center.
Archery - 18 Nov 2005
At the occasion of the 2005 Asian Continental Championships in New Dehli, FITA President Dr. Erdener personally gave the FITA Star 1400 to Park Sung Hyun (KOR).
Archery - 11 Nov 2005
New Dehli, November 10th, 2005. The 14th Asian Championships in New Dehli (IND) concluded with the team finals and an astonishing upset.
Archery - 08 Nov 2005
India has made major progress in archery for the last few years and it hopes to earn some great results at the 14th Asian Outdoor Archery Championships.
Archery - 26 Oct 2005
FITA is entering an exciting era with new leadership, competitions and commercial exposure. President Dr. Ugur Erdener (TUR) opened his mandate with two major decisions : a new World Cup circuit for 2006 and a first sponsor !
Archery - 15 Sep 2005
The new President of FITA, Dr Ugur Erdener, was passing through the Olympic capital on Tuesday this week for the first time since he was elected.
Archery - 02 Sep 2005
Dr. Uður Erdener, the newly elected President of the International Archery Federation (FITA), will host a discussion forum to gather ideas for the future of the archery federation and its members.
Archery - 26 Jul 2005
Lausanne, Switzerland – Just after the IOC meeting in Singapore, FITA visited Beijing for a meeting with BOCOG from July 10th to 12th.
Archery - 11 Jul 2005
Following a decision made at the FITA Congress in June 2005 in Madrid, Spain, the FITA Athletes Committee will be elected by the archers themselves and expanded to 5 members. The Chairperson of this committee will have a place on the FITA Council.
Archery - 07 Jul 2005
Following a decision made at the FITA Congress in June 2005 in Madrid, Spain, the FITA Athletes Committee will be elected by the archers themselves and expanded to 5 members. The Chairperson of this committee will have a place on the FITA Council.
Archery - 05 Jul 2005
A new Archery Training Centre was recently opened in Madrid, Spain. The centre is fully equipped to train archers from the beginner through to the advanced&nbsp; Olympic and World Championships level.
Archery - 05 Jul 2005
As part of an agreement between the FITA Secretary General and Terry Reilly, confirmed by the FITA Executive Committee, Terry Reilly will leave FITA as of 31st of July 2005.
Archery - 29 Jun 2005
Lausanne, Switzerland - After a repeated interest in Sydney and then Athens for live broadcasting of archery events, the International Archery Federation (FITA) enjoyed an outstanding TV coverage for its 43rd World Outdoor Target Archery Championships in Madrid, Spain at the end of June.
Archery - 20 Jun 2005
Madrid, June 19, 2005 - Dr Ugur Erdener of Turkey has been elected the new president of the International Archery Federation (FITA).
Archery - 20 Jun 2005
June 17, 2005: Jim Easton, vice-president of the International Olympic Committee, is to retire as president of the International Archery Federation (FITA) after 16 years of service.
Archery - 27 Apr 2005
Lausanne, Switzerland - As outcome of a meeting held near Torino, Italy on 15th April 2005, FITA and the International Biathlon Union (IBU) have prepared a joint agreement defining the future of ski archery (former archery biathlon) under the authority of FITA. This agreement was then officially ratified by the two International Federations Presidents Jim Easton and Anders Besserberg on 20th April in Berlin, Germany.
Archery - 21 Apr 2005
Lausanne, Switzerland – A big sporting event in Genoa next month: the Italian city will host the second 3D Archery World Championships from 16 to 21 May. More than 160 athletes from Austria, Canada, Estonia, Finland, France, Italy, Mexico, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland, etc, will be present at this event. The archers, both women and men, will compete in three categories: Recurve, Compound and Longbow. <BR>
Archery - 04 Apr 2005
Lausanne, Switzerland - FITA is proud to welcome two new members: Nicaragua and Solomom Islands.
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