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Archery

2017-02-0119:42 Mona Lisa Skipnes

Strong tradition

There is a strong tradition of archery in the Cap of the North countries. Contact is being established with Murmansk, but so far Russia has not participated in the Barents Games in Archery. Both girls and boys compete in various disciplines and at different distances. The exchange between the countries has always been good and it is growing every year.

12 athletes

Recurve 70: 2 men senior, 2 women senior

Recurve 60: 2 men junior, 2 women junior

Compund 50: 2 men senior, 2 women senior.

When Barents Winter Games takes place in Luleå 16-18 March 2018, more than 1000 young athletes from Sweden, Norway, Finland and Russia will compete in 15 different sports, including three parasports.