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Archery at the 1984 Summer Olympics


Archery at the 1984 Summer Olympics

at the Games of the XXIII Olympiad
Venue El Dorado Park
Dates August 8—11
Competitors 109 from 35 nations

Archery at the 1984 Summer Olympics was contested in the same format used since 1972. There were two events: men's individual and women's individual. Points were in a format called the double FITA round, which included 288 arrows shot over four days at four different distances: 70 meters, 60 meters, 50 meters, 30 meters for women; 90 meters, 70 meters, 50 meters, 30 meters for men. It was the fourth, and last, time that the format was used in Olympic competition.

Neroli Fairhall from New Zealand, who came 35th in the Women's individual event, was the first paraplegic athlete to compete at the

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