Archery World Cup Returns to Salt Lake City this June.

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – The 2018 Hyundai Archery World Cup circuit returns to Salt Lake City for the third leg this June 19-24. The Archery World Cup consists of four stages and a Final for the top eight archers in each of four divisions. The Easton Foundations is honored to welcome hundreds of the world’s greatest archery talents to the Easton Salt Lake Archery Center for this fun and exciting event that is also open to the public.

“We are excited to host this prestigious event at the world class Easton Salt Lake Archery Center,” commented President of Easton Foundations, Greg Easton. “We built this facility with hosting major events in mind and are proud we can bring a leg of the World Cup back to Utah and to Salt Lake City.”

Spectators are encouraged to come and cheer for Olympians, World Champions, underdogs and all the hottest names in archery. Qualification and early elimination matches on June 19-21 are free and open to the public to attend. June 23-24 will host the exciting head to head finals matches and a huge Archery Festival for spectators. Attendees will have the opportunity to try their hand at archery, play games, win prizes, taste local flavor at on-site food trucks and more!

Tickets are now available at http://archeryworldcupsaltlake.org. Tickets are $10 pp/session, and children ages 8 and under enter free. This is the perfect family event for the start of summer. If your passion for archery is ignited by the World Cup and Archery Festival, the Easton Center is one of the world’s most premier archery facilities and hosts youth and adult archery programs year-round.

As the Easton Foundations works to involve the community in this great event, volunteer positions are also open. There are many opportunities to support the success of the World Cup event, so please consider registering here.

This event is expected to host over 300 archers from more than 40 nations. For archery fans who are not able to attend the event, there will be a live video stream on the Olympic Channel. There are sponsor opportunities and vendor spaces available. Interested parties should contact Jenni Bailey Edmunds at loc.wcslc@gmail.com.

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Easton Salt Lake Archery Center | 575 N John Glenn Rd. | Salt Lake City, UT 84116 | 801.523.5232
About the Easton Foundations
Created by Jim Easton, CEO of Jas. D. Easton, Inc., the Easton Foundations aims to promote and maintain the viability of archery by growing the sport as a mainstream activity at the state, regional and national level. This is accomplished by developing grassroots programs in communities and schools, supporting college and university programs, and through these efforts,
inspiring the next generation of Olympic and Paralympic hopefuls. Additionally, the Foundations support outdoor and indoor archery facilities at city parks, schools, universities and sports complexes throughout the U.S. and provides programs to train aspiring archers, trainers, coaches and administrators. For more information on the Easton Foundations, please go to the website
www.esdf.org.

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About USA Archery
USA Archery is the National Governing Body for the Olympic sport of archery in the United States. USA Archery selects and trains Olympic, Paralympic, World Championship, and World Cup teams and develops archery at the grassroots level across the United States. For more information, visit http://www.usarchery.org.