SITE: Tarragona ( Campclar Atlhetics Stadium – Mediterranean Ring)
Archery is a sport that involves shooting arrows at a target for accuracy from a set distance or distances. It can be practised in:
- Tournaments consisting in rounds of shots from different distances at fixed targets (the size of targets can be about 122, 80 and 40cm for example).
- Circuit tournaments aiming at different targets.
- Tournaments at targets with shapes (for example, animal shapes).
Archery was introduced in the Mediterranean Games celebrated in İzmir (Turkey) in 1971.