By Alexandre G. Posted on May 26, 2021 at 3:12 p.m. Updated May 26, 2021 at 3:17 p.m.
We are approaching the big meeting! Just before the launch of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, the last Olympic archery qualification tournament takes place at the Charléty Stadium in Paris, from June 19 to 21, 2021. The best archers in the country compete for the final tickets for Japan! The ticketing is open
The archery will be well at Tokyo Olympics 2020. And the last Olympic qualifying tournament takes place in Paris, from June 19 to 21 at Charléty Stadium in the south of the capital. The best french archers will try to win the last places to fly to the Japan with the French Olympic and Paralympic team. Since this Wednesday, May 26, 2021, the ticket office is open !
Obviously, this final Olympic qualifying tournament will be decisive for all professionals in the archery, who have been waiting for the next Olympic Games, scheduled in Japan from July 23, 2021. It will issue team quotas and at least one individual quota for per gender. Once the best archers have been chosen, the very last places will be played in an individual tournament with matches taking place in an “arena”, in the same format as the ALREADY.
At men’s, Jean-Charles Valladont (28th worldwide) will have to fight with Pierre Plihon and Thomas chirault, the best current French. In the women’s team, Lisa Barbelin, Melanie Gaubil and Angeline Cohendet will have the opportunity to warm up properly before the big meeting. From 22 to 27 June 2021, the Charléty Stadium will also host a stage of the Archery World Cup.
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