Competition schedule

The final schedules and the following documents are now available.


For the latest updates about each venue (schedules, target assignments and results), please go to the Ianseo website:


Competition schedules by venue:



Participants by category

Participants by country

Number of entries per country

List of Officials per country

1st World Archery Masters Championships

Lausanne, Switzerland
14-18 August 2018

Categories: 40-49 | 50-59 | 60-69 | 70 +

Disciplines: Recurve, Compound, Barebow. Instinctive and Longbow (a minimum of 8 participants are required. Otherwise age groups will be combined)



  • 72 arrow qualification round
  • Recurve 70 or 60m (according categories) with the 122cm target face
  • Compound 50m with the 80cm (10-6 scoring zone) target face
  • Barebow 30m 80cm target face
  • Longbow and Instinctive 30m with the 122cm target face
  • Head to head elimination for Recurve and Compound


  • Recurve and Compound, a combined format of 60 arrows at 18m + 60 arrows at 25m
    • 18m indoor with the single or triple vertical 40cm target face
    • 25m indoor with the single or triple vertical 60cm target face
  • Barebow 18m with single 40cm target face and 25m with single 60cm target face
  • Longbow and Instinctive 18m with single 60cm target face and 25m with single 80cm target face


  • Recurve, Compound, Barebow, Longbow and Instinctive
  • 72 arrows over 24 targets (12 marked and 12 unmarked)
World Championship medals and titles will only be awarded to the 50-59 age category, for recurve and compound divisions in Indoor, Outdoor and Field events and for the Barebow division only in the Field event. For more detailed information on this matter, please refer to the FAQ document.
Participants information booklet

Dear Archery friends,

The World Archery Excellence Centre, situated in Lausanne (Switzerland) is proud to host the first World Archery Masters Championships from the 14th – 18th August 2018. This competition is the first of its kind dedicated to archers over the age of 40.

On behalf of the Organising Committee we have the pleasure to invite all archers over 40 years old to participate in this new archery event. Not only will you have beautiful archery venues, but also the wonderful city of Lausanne, the Olympic capital, and its surrounding areas to explore, where you will be able to take advantage of the numerous cultural and tourist activities.

As this event is a novelty, we encourage you to show a keen interest in it by being amongst the number of participants for this first meeting of its kind in archery.

For more information and registration, please visit our website at Here you will find all relevant information about competition format, accommodation, entertainment options, etc.

To summarise; we are planning one day of training and three days of competition; one indoor, one WA 50/70 outdoor and one Field event, Competitors are free to choose any or all of the disciplines. A “sight seeing” day will give the participants the opportunity to discover our beautiful region.

We thank you in advance for your support and look forward to welcoming you to this unique première !

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Juan Carlos Holgado - WAEC Director | Organising Committee


Accompanying coach (receives accreditation)
200 CHF per one event + training
+ 75 CHF for two events
+ 50 CHF for three events
100 CHF per person for all events
with access to the field of play

(spectators: guest no cost)

There is no team event.


For registrations received before 01 April, participants must pay their entry fee before Friday, 08 April, 23:59 CET (11:59 PM CET) to receive the “early bird” discount.  Any payment received after Friday, 08 April, 23:59 CET cannot apply the “early bird” discount.

Entry fee includes daily local transport to and from practice field to the official hotels during the qualification, elimination and finals venues (timetable to be confirmed).


The entry fees should be paid in advance before deadline of registration (24 July 2018).

For the payment of accommodation, it will follow each hotel policies.

Participants need to book their accommodation by themselves.


International Wiring Instructions

BENEFICIARY: Fondation Internationale de Développement de Tir à l’Arc
IBAN : CH49 0483 5040 3388 5100 2
Current account : 403388-51-2

Online credit card payement

Online credit card payment system is now available.

Cancellations & Changes

Written Cancellations must be:

  • Received before 31 July 2018 for full refund of the entry fee payment
  • Received later than 31 July 2018, 50% refund.

All refunds, if any, will be processed after the event.


The competition will take place across three competition venues, depending on the discipline
Venue Name
Competition hosted
Venue Information
Transport Information
World Archery Excellence Centre - FIDTA
Indoor Archery + outdoor 60 +70 m
Ch de Chalet Pra Roman 10, 1000 Lausanne 25
Dimensions: 9000m2 in Total / surface: indoor-synthetic floor / outdoor, grass + asphalt for walking paths
public transport to Croisette + shuttle busses
Venue Name
Competition hosted
Venue Information
Transport Information
Field Archery Range Montheron,
Compagnie des Archers de Lausanne (CAL)
Field Archery
Field range of 20 fix targets
Shuttle busses from WAEC / dedicated transport when needed
Venue Name
Competition hosted
Venue Information
Transport Information
Archery outdoor field Vidy,
Compagnie des Archers de Lausanne (CAL)
Outdoor Archery 50 m
Park de Vidy
Dimensions : 50m x 110m large / surface: grass / toilets: 1
Public transport + Shuttle busses