New Rules 2017

Posted on April 18, 2017


Match Crossbow: translation are available.

IAU Rules – Match Crossbow – Jan 2017 – [FR]

Match Crossbow: the new rules (IAU Rules – Match Crossbow – Jan 2017 – [DE]) are available.

Match Crossbow: the new rules (IAU Rules – Match Crossbow – Jan 2017 – Annexes) are available.

Field Crossbow: the new rules (IAU Rules – Field Crossbow – 2017 [EN]) are available.


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OSIJEK 2017 – 19th IAU WCH Official Invitation

Posted on March 11, 2017

The IAU Executive Committee is pleased to inform that the Official Invitation to the 19th World Crossbow Championships (Match & Field) is now online to download. The event will take place in Osijek, Croatia from 9th to 16th July 2017. Please be advised that the FINAL DEADLINE for Entry forms, Hotel Reservation forms and Travel forms is 10th JUNE 2017.



Posted on December 13, 2016


Dear Crossbow Friends,

The IAU Executive Committee sends it best wishes for the festive season to crossbow archers everywhere around the world. We would like to thank our member national federations, the athletes, the coaches our judges and the volunteers for your support during the past year.

We now look forward to meeting you in Croatia next July for our 19th World Championships Match & Field (Osijek, July 9-16, 2017).

With best wishes, Charles MÉCHIN, IAU President

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22nd Croatia Cup 2017 (Field IR1800) Invitation

Posted on November 16, 2016

The Croatian Shooting Federation and the Shooting Club Veliko Trgovišce are pleased to invite IAU member nations and their athletes to the 22 Croatia Cup, international Field-crossbow competition (IR1800) which will take place in Veliko Trgovišce, Croatia during 23-25 June 2017. Immediately after the competition (25-28 June) members of the Croatian Crossbow Team (Field) will conduct a special Training Program for the upcoming World Championships (Osijek 2017).Training will take place at the Terme Tuhelj Hotel Well. Athletes from other nations will be welcome to join the program and exchange crossbow skills.   For more information, kindly download the official invitation.


2017 World Championship announced

Posted on November 14, 2016



The IAU Executive Committee is pleased to announce that the 19th World Championships will take place in Osijek, Croatia during 9th to 16th July 2017. Further information will be posted when it becomes available. Charles Méchin, IAU President.