In the world of big sports, you can often hear that the "bronze" is won, and the "silver" is lost. Martin Oborovecki strongly disagrees with this statement! From a junior to the silver medalist - the athlete considers World Cup Final – 2018 in crossbow shooting successful. Martin Oborovecki told in an exclusive interview about the way to his “silver victory”, training, dreams and the realities of crossbow sports.
The past year was remembered for all fans of crossbow shooting by a landmark event - the final of the World Cup “Orel-2018”. After all, the tournament was not only held for the first time in history, but also for the first time in a completely new format. This bright sports show has left no one indifferent! Vice President of IAU in Europe Harald Lugmaer spoke about the modernization of the rules and the further development of the IAU in our exclusive interview.
The triumphant of the final of the World Cup Orel - 2018! Domagoj Pereglin managed not only to win the tense tournament, but also for the first time in history, he won the catchy title "The best shooter of the year". Total, he won the Big and Small Crystal Globes. Domagoj Pereglin told about the secret of success, training, music and future plans in an exclusive interview.
Leaving skis and a rifle, changing the biathlon to crossbow sports and in a year becoming a champion of Russia – that is about Olga Klimova. The bronze medalist of the final of the World Cup Orel-2018 having risked once, today regrets nothing. She found herself and is moving to her goal. Olga Klimova tells about shooting and friendship, talismans and emotions, as well as the launch of the Angara rocket in our exclusive interview for www.iau-crossbow.org/ru
The final, the first World Cup and it's first winner - Linda Mantsurova will remain in the history of crossbow sports for ages. This victory was not an easy one, so it is more important and valuable! The most sportive police lieutenant colonel is not only good at shooting but also says that crossbow “has won her heart”. Read about emotions, impressions, hobbies and future plans of Linda Mantsurova in an exclusive interview.
A few days are left before World Cup Orel - 2018 in crossbow shooting. Very soon we will again see the best shooters of the world, we will follow the fascinating contests, enjoy the technique and beauty of this unique sport. The right to host the first World Cup final was given to Russia. The tournament in Orel will surely be a real holiday. All the guests and spectators will enjoy a rich sports and cultural program. You’ll find more details about surprises, preparation and new format in our exclusive interview with IAU Secretary-General Valery Ashikhmin.