A large-scale event – the World Cup Final in “Field” division 2019 took place on December 5-8 in Dubrava, Croatia. Crossbow shooters from Croatia, Russia, Slovenia, the Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Hungary, Austria, Turkmenistan and Switzerland – 9 countries in total, participated in the tournament. We congratulate Croatian athletes on a flawless victory!
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Welcome to the official site of the IAU, the International Crossbow Shooting Union!
With us you will discover an amazing and inimitable world of crossbow shooting, get acquainted with its heroes - the strongest crossbow shooters from different countries, learn a lot of new and interesting things about the disciplines of the “Match” and “Field” divisions, read about the calendar plans and competition regulations. As well as become acquainted with interviews, comments, news, photos and video reports - always exclusive and prompt only on the website of the International Crossbow Shooting Union!
IAU (abbreviation from German - "Internationale Armbrustschützen Union") is a worldwide sports public organization founded on June 24, 1956.
Aims and objectives of the International Crossbow Shooting Union:
- development and popularization of crossbow shooting all over the world
- international sports competitions
- strengthening friendly ties between national crossbow shooting federations
Crossbow shooting is a technically challenging, distinctive sport that has a rich, centuries-old history and strong traditions that originate in various cultures around the world. Crossbow sport is always a bright sporting spectacle and uncompromising struggle on crossbow shooting ranges.
The head of the International Crossbow Shooting Union is the President of the IAU, who also chairs the Executive Committee. This collegial governing body is elected from the representatives of the national federations that are members of the IAU. And all together we are a team of like-minded people from Russia, Europe and Asia. We make every effort to develop the IAU in the true spirit of international sport.
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Live broadcast of the tournament will be available for the whole world on December 7th at 2:00 pm Croatian time, or at 1:00 pm London GMT at https://dai.ly/x7orxw8
Besides, we’d like to refresh on your memory the program of the IAU World Cup Final in “Field” division!
Everyone will be able to see the IAU World Cup Final in Dubrava! The final in Men and Women categories as well as the duels for the third place will be shown by the Croatian Sport Television (SPTV). An online broadcasting of the final part of the competition will also be available on the official website of the television company.