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Today celebrates the Birthday

Karolina Hynkova
IAU position: Athlet

The winners of the 20th World Crossbow Championship will be awarded exclusive medals.


Exquisite design and ultra-strength along with a placer of phianites – exclusive medals of the 20th World Crossbow Championship in Ulyanovsk are already waiting for their heroes. A medal event with 37 sets of medals – 25 in “Match” and 12 in “Field” divisions will be held in individual and team competitions.Gold, silver and bronze medals of the 20th World Crossbow Championship are covered with gilding, nickel and copper respectively.


A metal plating method provides protective and decorative properties of medals. Jewellery polishing and phianite inlay make the awards of the 20th World Crossbow Championship a masterpiece of medal art. The size of each medal is 80*60*5,5 mm.

According to the international rules, the obverse of each medal contains the text (the name of the World Crossbow Championship in English) and the official emblem of IAU. The IAU emblem also has its unique meaning: five different colors symbolize 5 continents whereas a crossbow stands for the unifying power of sport and international competitions.

We remind you that the 20th World Crossbow Championship in “Match” and “Field” divisions is taking place this summer, on August 12-19, in Ulyanovsk (Russia). About 350 crossbow shooters from 35 countries will struggle for medals. Therefore, the Championship 2019 is going to become a record-breaking event in the history of the IAU crossbow-shooting World Championships, concerning the number of participants.