Legnica is ready for European Archery Championships


It is the first time in Poland to host the European Outdoor Archery Championships.

331 competitors from 43 countries will compete in Legnica for the 2018 titles in recurve and compound divisions. There will be 60 medals awarded in individual, team and mixed teams competitions.

Championships will be valid also as Continental Quota Tournament for European Games – Minsk 2019.

On sunday August 26 there will be also the World Archery Europe Elective Congress.

SCHEDULE – On Monday, August 27, official practice and opening ceremony; on Tuesday, August 28, let’s start with Qualification Rounds: morning session for RW and CM and afternoon session for RM and CW, with also first matches of individual eliminations (1/48 RM). On Wednesday 29 morning Individual Eliminations (1/48 and 1/24 for RW, CM and CW) than on afternoon all Team Eliminations (from 1/12 till bronze); on Thursday 30 morning last Individual Eliminations (from 1/16 till 1/2); in the afternoon will take place Mixed team competition (from 1/12 to bronze) and first matches of Quota Tournament. Friday 31 is dedicated to Continental Quota Tournament. Finals will be on Saturday September 1st (compound in the morning and recurve in the afternoon session).

LIVE RESULTS – End-by-end and arrow-by-arrow results will be available on and on dedicated InfoSystem page. In addition Live Twitting Result on WAE twitter profile (@archeryeurope), starting from elimination rounds.

LIVE STREAMING – There will be Live Streaming of Finals (Saturday). (more info to come)

PHOTOGALLERY – Here the official photogallery of the event, with day-by-day updates.

LOCATION – Legnica is a city in southwestern Poland, in the central part of Lower Silesia, on the Kaczawa River and the Czarna Woda. Between 1 June 1975 and 31 December 1998 Legnica was the capital of the Legnica Voivodeship.

Discover more about the city.

OFFICIAL WEBSITE – Here the official event website.

WEATHER – Not so bad weather is expected all the week; here weather forecast for entire event.

SOCIAL – Follow WAE facebook page and Championships facebook event; socialize with official hashtag #EACLegnica18.

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