18 December, 2017
The Oceania Championships & Youth Championships will be held in New Caledonia 9th – 13th July 2018.
Archery NZ has been invited to send 3 archers for each of the men’s & women’s Intermediate, Cadet & Junior divisions to the Youth event.
To qualify for this tournament Archery NZ will hold a Selection Event which will run in conjunction with the South Island Youth Championships, Ellesmere Archery Club, Southbridge, Canterbury, New Zealand on the 10th & 11th March 2018. This will be run in the same format as the Senior Selection Event for Team Campaign #1 WC Stage 1. The format will be a 72 arrow round for ranking then round robin match play with the top 3 in each division being selected.
The Policy & Criteria and entry forms will be available on the Archery NZ Website shortly.
Also running over this weekend will be the Youth Olympic Games CQT qualifier. This will determine the CWR & CMR archers who will contest the Continental Qualifying Tournament being held during the Oceania Championships to fight for qualifying places for New Zealand at the Youth Olympic Games 2018. Policy & Criteria for Youth Olympic Games are available on the Archery NZ Website under Athletes/Selection Policies.