2016 Summer Olympics / Archery
Archery at the
2016 Summer Olympics
|venue||Rio de Janeiro|
|Competition venue||Sambodromo da Marquês de Sapucaí|
|Athletes||128 (64 , 64 )|
|date||August 6th to 12th, 2016|
|← London 2012|
At the XXXI. At the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro , four archery competitions were held in the Sambódromo from August 6th to August 12th, 2016 . There was an individual competition and a team competition for both women and men. The competition program was identical to that of the London 2012 competitions . The competitions were held with the recurve bow , shooting was done from a distance of 70 meters on supports with a diameter of 122 centimeters.
Competitions and schedule
|Archery competitions and schedule|
|Placement and elimination rounds||Round of 16 to final|
|3||United States||Brady Ellison|
|4th||NED||Sjef van den Berg|
Final: August 12, 2016
Florian Floto started for Germany . There were no shooters for Austria and Switzerland . In the preliminary fight Florian Floto reached 11th place with 677 rings. In the elimination round, Floto then made it to the round of the last 16. There he was eliminated with 4-6 against the eventual Olympic champion Ku Bon-chan . In the final ranking, Florian Floto finished ninth.
Final: August 6, 2016
Final: August 11, 2016 at 9:43 pm
Lisa Unruh started for Germany and Laurence Baldauff for Austria . There was no shooter for Switzerland . In the preliminary fight, Lisa Unruh reached 21st place with 640 rings and Laurence Baldauff reached 41st place with 619 rings. In the elimination round, Unruh made it to the finals and lost to Chang Hye-jin. Laurence Baldauff was eliminated in the first round of elimination against Indian Bombayla Laishram. In the final ranking, Lisa Unruh took second place and thus the first individual medal for a German archer. Laurence Baldauff reached the shared 33rd place.
Final: August 7, 2016
The qualification for the competitions takes place according to the rules of the responsible world association, the World Archery Federation (WA). 128 starting places are generally allocated for the competitions, 64 each for women and men. These include six guaranteed quota places for the host NOK as well as six starting places, which the WA awards after the qualification phase by invitation to NOKs who were unable to achieve any quota places. Furthermore, a maximum of 3 women and 3 men per NOK can take part in the competitions. Potential participants in an official WA tournament must have shot a prescribed minimum number of rings (Minimum Qualification Score / MQS; men = 630 rings at 70 m; women = 600 rings at 70 m) within the qualification period.
The remaining 116 quota places will be awarded at various qualifying tournaments. Qualifying tournaments are:
- 2015 World Archery Championship (WAC)
- WA World Championships in Copenhagen , July 26th to August 2nd, 2015
- 3 starting places each for women and men for the eight best teams in the team competition;
- 8 starting places each for the eight best starters in the individual competition, unless places have already been achieved by the team;
- Final World Team Qualification Tournament (FTQT)
- 9 starting places each;
- Continental Qualification Tournaments (CQTs)
- 14 starting places each, 3 each for Europe, Africa, America and Asia and 2 each for Oceania;
- Final World Individual Qualification Tournament (FIQT)
- 3 starting places each for women and men
As a result of the qualification, participants from a total of 49 nations are admitted to the games. Germany achieved a starting place for the men and women. As part of the national allocation of these places, these went to Florian Floto and Lisa Unruh . Germany was unable to secure a starting place for the team. Austria is represented at the competitions with a starter, Laurence Baldauff , and is not allowed to send a male participant or a team. Switzerland could not even get permission to start the games.
|Won quota places according to NOKs|
|Total: NOK 56||64||12||64||12||128|
- Olympic Schedule. Retrieved July 11, 2016 .
- Final result (men singles). (PDF) (No longer available online.) Rio2016.com, August 12, 2016, archived from the original on September 2, 2016 ; accessed on August 31, 2016 . Info: The archive link was inserted automatically and has not yet been checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice.
- Final result (men's team). (PDF) (No longer available online.) Rio2016.com, August 6, 2016, archived from the original on August 7, 2016 ; accessed on August 31, 2016 . Info: The archive link was inserted automatically and has not yet been checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice.
- Final result (women singles). (PDF) (No longer available online.) Rio2016.com, August 11, 2016, archived from the original on September 2, 2016 ; accessed on August 31, 2016 . Info: The archive link was inserted automatically and has not yet been checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice.
- Full Time (women's team). (PDF) (No longer available online.) Rio2016.com, August 7, 2016, archived from the original on August 23, 2016 ; accessed on August 31, 2016 . Info: The archive link was inserted automatically and has not yet been checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice.
- QUALIFICATION SYSTEM - GAMES OF THE XXXI OLYMPIAD - RIO 2016. (PDF) Retrieved on June 23, 2015 (English).
- Last DSB Olympia tickets to Lisa Unruh and Florian Floto. Deutscher Schützenbund , June 23, 2016, accessed on July 11, 2016 .