WA Secretary General elected to World Games Committee

Tom Dielen, World Archery secretary general, has been re-elected to the International World Games Association Executive Committee.

The World Games has been referred to as ‘the Olympics of the compound discipline’, and features a field round for recurve and compound shooters and a target round for compound archers as an international competition for events not included in the official Olympic Games.

Elected during the federation’s AGM at SportAccord in Turkey, Mr Dielen released a statement on the World Archery website: “Archery is an important part of the World Games movement. The sport has been on the programme since 1985, and it offers our non-Olympic disciplines the elite Games that they deserve.

“The introduction of compound as a separate event at Cali 2013 was highly successful. Knowing how well the organisation of our World Cup stage in Wroclaw is going, now in its second year, I am wholly confident in the success of archery at Wroclaw 2017 – the next World Games.”

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in News
One comment on “WA Secretary General elected to World Games Committee
  1. The Origin says:

    After looking into a few of the blog posts on your site, I seriously appreciate your
    technique of writing a blog. I added it to my bookmark site list and will be
    checking back soon. Take a look at my website as well and tell me what you think.

1 Pings/Trackbacks for "WA Secretary General elected to World Games Committee"
  1. URL says:

    … [Trackback]

    […] Read More: bow-international.local/news/wa-secretary-general-elected-to-world-games-committee/ […]

Follow Us