The first meeting of the IAU Development Committee was held in Buninsky Hall of TMС “Grinn”. The leaders of the International Union of crossbow shooters, the organizers of the competition, as well as the guests of the tournament took part in the meeting.
All delegations have arrived at World Cup Orel - 2018 in crossbow shooting. Athletes from Croatia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, India and Russia have already settled in the tourist multifunctional complex "Grinn" where the tournament will be held.
32 strongest shooters of the world, selected from a thousand of applicants, arrived in the city of Orel. Tomorrow they will have an official training, after which the qualifying phase of the World Cup final in crossbow shooting will start.
A few days are left before World Cup Orel - 2018 in crossbow shooting. Very soon we will again see the best shooters of the world, we will follow the fascinating contests, enjoy the technique and beauty of this unique sport. The right to host the first World Cup final was given to Russia. The tournament in Orel will surely be a real holiday. All the guests and spectators will enjoy a rich sports and cultural program. You’ll find more details about surprises, preparation and new format in our exclusive interview with IAU Secretary-General Valery Ashikhmin.
They always know exactly “what?”, “where?” and “when?” They will gladly share this information, help to create a holiday atmosphere, hospitality and geniality. It’s impossible to imagine any major sporting event without them, and these people perform their special role absolutely for free – they are volunteers.
The champion of World and Europe Valentina Pereglin is a great representative of the nice crossbow dynasty, the first in the waiting list of the results of the rating "the best shooter of the year" by the IAU among women. Family traditions plus talent multiplied by hard work -that's the equation of her success. How to live by crossbow sports; to find time not only for everyday work? Hobbies, goals, new discoveries and dreams of Valentina Pereglin are in an exclusive interview.
Olympic champion Adelina Sotnikova will take part in a stellar master class and master the crossbow. Figure skater will arrive in Orel for the World Cup final 2018.
The world-famous athlete has forever inscribed her name in the history of Russian sports, becoming the first owner of the Olympic “gold” in women's single skating in the individual competition. When she was 13 years old, the wonder kid performed two extremely complex cascades in one program: triple lutz - triple rittberger and triple Salchow - triple rittberger.