Friday, January 18, 2013

5th Southeast Asian (SEA) Archery Championships 2013

Photo: " Malaysian Archer failed  to get Gold medal, but didn't fail to smile... "

Location:  Wunna Theiddhi Archery Range
                 Zabuthiri, Myanmar

Date: 9th -14th  January 2013

Results: By Medals

(1) Myanmar - 9 golds: 4 silvers: 3 bronzes

(2) Vietnam - 4 golds: 5 silvers: 6 bronzes

(3) Malaysia - 3 golds: 4 silvers: 1 bronze

Some detailed results: 

The archery competition includes recurve, compound and recurve mix team and compound mix team with 18 gold medals, 18 silver medals and 18 bronze medals.

Men’s Recurve Team Event
1st - Malaysia
2nd - Thailand
3rd - Myanmar

Women’s Recurve Team Event
1st - Myanmar
2nd - Vietnam
3rd - Singapore

Men’s Compound Team Event
1st - Vietnam
2nd - Myanmar

Women’s Compound Team Event
1st - Myanmar
2nd - Vietnam

Recurve Mixed Team Event
1st - Myanmar
2nd - Malaysia
3rd - Vietnam

Compound Mixed Team Event
1st - Indonesia
2nd - Myanmar
3rd - Vietnam 

Women’s Compound Final
1st - Aung Ngein (Myanmar)
2nd - Sri Ranti (Indonesia)
3rd - Yaw Sein Ya (Myanmar)

Men’s Compound Event
1st -  Vu Viet Anh (Vietnam)
2nd - Nguyen Tien Cuong (Vietnam)
3rd - Ngyuen Tuan Anh (Vietnam)

Women’s Recurve Event
1st - Thin Thin Khaing (Myanmar)
2nd - Sunantra Su Chat (Malaysia)
3rd - Loc Thi Dao (Vietnam)

Only six nations from Southeast Asia participated in the event. These are Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam and the host Myanmar. This event also serves as pre-SEA Games Trial for the upcoming 27th SEA Games. The Myanmar national team was the largest at the competition, comprising 30 archers. Vietnam sent 19, Malaysia and Singapore 10 each, Indonesia six and Thailand four.

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