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2016 Rio Olympic Games: Archery

2016 Rio Olympic Games: Archery

Summer Olympics: Complete Archery Coverage

Aug 21, 2016

In China, a Forgiving Public Embraces Fewer Gold Medals

In China, a Forgiving Public Embraces Fewer Gold Medals

In a country long focused on bringing home as many Olympic gold medals as possible, this year's haul isn't what China expected.

Aug 16, 2016

South Korea Rules Over Smaller, Obscure Sports

South Korea Rules Over Smaller, Obscure Sports

South Korea's domination in some of the smaller Olympic sports can more accurately be linked to a decades-long concentration of time, effort and money, often sponsored by the government, on training and...

Aug 15, 2016

Gymnastics Beer Cups Are Hottest Souvenir of Rio Olympics

Gymnastics Beer Cups Are Hottest Souvenir of Rio Olympics

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Will Rodriguez put his collectible cup down just for a second, then — swoosh! — it was swiped.

Aug 12, 2016

South Korea's Chang Hyejin: "I Felt a Lot of Responsibility" to Win the Gold

South Korea's Chang Hyejin: "I Felt a Lot of Responsibility" to Win the Gold

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Being an archer in South Korea, pressure just inherently comes with the territory.

Aug 12, 2016

DiCaprio Look-Alike Brady Ellison Wins Bronze

DiCaprio Look-Alike Brady Ellison Wins Bronze

American archer Brady Ellison won bronze in men's individual archery on Friday. He knocked out the Netherland's Sjef van der Berg for the medal in a 6-2 finish. The score was tied after the second set, but a...

Aug 11, 2016

Young US Archer Zach Garrett Hits Target on and Off Field

Young US Archer Zach Garrett Hits Target on and Off Field

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Part entrepreneur and part elite competitor, Zach Garrett dedicates his life completely to archery.

Aug 10, 2016

Ellison, Kaminsky Speak Out About Their all-American Round of 32 Match

Ellison, Kaminsky Speak Out About Their all-American Round of 32 Match

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The two best friends made a pact before their archery match at the Olympics — no coaches would join them on the field. No hard feelings would linger, either.

Aug 6, 2016

US Men's Archery Team Repeats as Silver Medalists in Rio

US Men's Archery Team Repeats as Silver Medalists in Rio

The United States repeated as Olympic silver medalists in team archery Saturday after running into a deadeye South Korean team in the men's gold medal final. Brady Ellison, Jake Kaminski, Zach Garrett displayed...

Aug 5, 2016

A Summer Olympics First for Iran: A Female Flagbearer

A Summer Olympics First for Iran: A Female Flagbearer

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Hours after making her Olympic debut, Iranian archer Zahra Nemati carried her country's flag in the opening ceremony.

Aug 4, 2016

U.S. Archer Takes Aim at South Korea's Reign in Women's Event

U.S. Archer Takes Aim at South Korea's Reign in Women's Event

The lowdown on American archer Mackenzie Brown: She knits, line dances, used to be a competitive swimmer — backstroke was her specialty — and shoots arrows while listening to country music to hone her...

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