Tuesday, 2 February 2016

Egypt’s Triumph at Archery Championships Wins African Championship

Egypt’s Triumph at Archery Championships Wins African ChampionshipEgypt’s triumph at the Archery Championships comes at the heel of its win at the African Men’s Handball Cup of Nations, where the Egyptian team ascend after maintaining the reigning record.  

Egypt’s National Archery team won the 2016 African Archery Championships in Nambia on 31st January, 2016 acquiring two spots in 2016 Summer Olympics.  

The team snagged 12 medals throughout the championship which includes 4 gold, 5 silver and 3 bronze medals.  

In the men’s individual recurve event and the women’s individual compound event archers Ahmed El Nemr and Hala El Gebeily won gold medals respectively.  

The African Championships played as the qualifying tournament for the continent, with the top three countries qualifying for the Olympics, which will take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Read More.....


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