Earthquake Disaster in Japan

Posted on April 19, 2016

IAU President Charles MÈCHIN has sent a letter to the President of the Japan Bowgun Association Masato Furusho San expressing his sympathy, on behalf of the IAU,  to our friends in Japan for the loss of life and damage to property due to the recent Earthquakes in Kumamoto, Kyushu Island Southern Japan.

New Address – Russia

Posted on April 19, 2016

Dear National Federation Secretaries,

The IAU’s member federation for Russia has a new address, name and acronym – please amend your address books as follows: Crossbow Shooting Federation of Russia CSFR, Address: Mnevniki Str., Bld. 1, 123308 Moscow, Russia. Contact: Valerly ASHIKHMIN, President. Email address:

Charles MÉCHIN, IAU President

Croatia Cup 2016 – Invitation

Posted on April 06, 2016

tuhelj_hotel_well_croDear Friends,

It is our great pleasure to invite You and Your athletes to the 21st International crossbow competition Croatia Cup 2016 that will held from 24.-26.06.2016. Immediately after the competition members of the Croatian Crossbow Team will hold a special preparation for the upcoming ECH Zurich 2016. If you want to join our team players in these preparations and exchange your crossbow skills. The preparations will held in Tuhelj Hotel Well (4-star). All rooms have a free Wi-Fi network, air conditioning, a safe, LED TV, minibar, hairdryer, modern furniture, and a „smart management system“, which guarantees you a greater sense of privacy and security. The hotel’s buildings are connected with heated underground passages to all the thermal spa pools, which are part of the Water planet and to the Sauna World as well as to the SPAeVITA center. Besides the spa services, there is also a fitness center. Moreover, the hotel offers diverse culinary delights that will satisfy even the most demanding guests. We already look forward to welcoming you in Veliko Trgovišće. Enclosed please find the Invitation letter 24.05.2016

Best regards, Dragutin Vrbek, Croatian Shooting Federation, General Secretary

European Championship Poster

Posted on März 21, 2016




The IAU European Championships Poster is here to download…



Nations Cup 2016 Thaon-les-Vosges FRA Invitation

Posted on Januar 13, 2016



The French Shooting Federation FFTir has the pleasure to invite all IAU Member Federations to participate in the 2016 Nations Cup Match 10m/30m and Field Crossbow which will take place at the shooting range of Thaon-les-Vosges, France from 4th to 8th.  May 2016. Preliminary entries should be sent to the organizer by February 1st 2016 at the following email address  A copy of the provisional programme and entry forms can be downloaded here thaon_2016_invitation