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1st WMC Archery – Teheran (IRI) - Day 1



TEHERAN (IRI) – The 1st WMC Archery officially started yesterday in Teheran, Islamic Republic of Iran, with the Preliminary Meeting, the first trainings and the Opening Ceremony of the event. The 61 participants (30 male and 31 female) from 7 participating countries attended the Opening Ceremony which was held in presence of the following high authorities: Brigadier-General Merh Ali Barancheshmesh, Vice-President Asia, Member of the CISM Board of Directors and Official CISM Representative of the event; Dr. Farhad Nafarzadeh, Chief of Delegation of the Islamic Republic Iran to CISM; Habibollah Sayyari, Coordinating Deputy of Islamic Republic of Iran Army; Gholamreza Shabani Bahar, Chief of the Iranian Archery as well as local and international high authorities and fans.

The first competitions will start today morning in Teheran with the compound and recurve events.



All the pictures of the event are available on the CISM FLICKR ACCOUNT!


(Source: CISM Media and Communication Department)