2017 World Games World Archery's Quota Spot Qualification Procedure


July 20 – 30, 2017


Wroclaw, Poland


  • The World Games is a multi-sport games. The World Games include archery.
  • The following archery categories will be contested:
  1. Outdoor Archery: COMPOUND (Individual and Mixed Team)
  2. Field Archery: RECURVE (Individual) and BAREBOW (Individual)



  • Quota spots or places are obtained for the member association (Archery Canada), not for the athlete him/herself.



  • The qualification procedure issued by World Archery for countries to earn quota spots for the 2017 World Games is provided below and is also at the following link on the World Archery website http://worldarchery.org/events?ComId=14535 .


  1. Outdoor Target Archery
  • Compound (24 places per gender)
  • Maximum of 2 per country
  • Top 10 World Ranking List as of 31 December 2016
  • Top 3 from Continental Qualifiers in 2016 or 2017 (latest date 1 April 2017):

-      Europe: Nottingham European Championships

-      Asia: WRL Tournament 2017

-      Americas: To be determined, most likely end of 2016. S. Ogilvie wrote: The Continental Qualifier for the Americas is now confirmed as the 2016 Pan/Parapan American Archery Championships, which will be held in San Jose, COSTA RICA on May 24–29, 2016. At this time, an invitation package is not available from the host organizing committee. Once information is received, Archery Canada will communicate it. Team selection details on the Pan/Parapan American Archery Championships will be provided by Archery Canada in the near future. 

-Top 2 from Continental Qualifiers 2016:

-      Oceania: Tonga April 2016

-      Africa: Namibia African Championships 2016

  • World Ranking list takes precedence on continental championships
  • Guaranteed 1 place for Poland
  • Final Entries by 31 May 2017
  • In case places are returned additional places will be allocated based on the world ranking list

independent of continent

  • Mixed teams are qualified when a country has earned a quota spot or place in both genders


  1. Field Archery
  • Recurve / Barebow
  • 12 places per gender
  • 1 place for Poland
  • 1 place for World Champion
  • Maximum 1 place per country (except for World Champion and Poland)
  • Qualification at World Archery Field Championships 2016 Dublin based on final ranking