World Traditional Archery Culture Forum

Topic : Future and diversity value of World Archery Culture contents

Themes

  • Traditional World Archery Culture
  • Rules for bow survival game and suggestion of competition
  • Global archery ranking for bow diversity value
  • Recommendations for Asian Games in Indonesia
  • Date : 2017. 10. 16
  • Venue : Yecheon, Republic of Korea
  • Participation: 25 countries (member), international NGOs, officials in Yecheon, local academic organizations, cultural organizations, etc.

Time Country Speaker Title
09:00 - 12:30 USA Candy Sall Grayson Archery Collection: The Importance of Archery Collections and Cultural Context
UK Hilary Greenland The ‘English’ Longbow. Performance, culture and history and it’s place in archery today
FRANCE Raphael Rambur Study of a book from 1733, corner stone of the French Traditional Archery
GERMANY Jurgen Junkmanns The Prehistoric European Archery and Spearthrowing Championships
TURKEY Murat Özveri Turkish Traditional Archery History, Disciplines, Institutions, Mystic Aspects
BHUTAN Sithar Tshering THE ARAB ARCHER- A HISTORY OVERVIEW
AUSTRIA Peter O. Stecher TRADITION TODAY
BAHRAIN Dr.Mohamed Nouiri Traditional Archery of Amazon
BOLIVIA Jorge Perales Traditional Archery: From the historical and cultural point of view
CHINA Cai Zhi Zhong Cultural Meaning and Humanistic Spirit of Chinese Traditional Archery
GREECE Spyros Bakas Archery in ancient Greece: operational practice and tactics
INDONESIA Adhi Ariebowo Maskirno Ancient Indonesia Archipelago Archery Chronicles
JAPAN Jiro Watanabe Traditional archery culture of Japan
KOREA Jeong Jae Seong Korean Archery Culture
MALAYSIA Mohamad Akmal Mohamad Dahalan Traditional Archery in Malaysia
MONGOL Zorigt Mashbat MONGOLIAN TRADITIONAL ARCHERY ASSOCIATION BRIEF INTRODUCTION
POLAND Adam Radziun West Slavic simple bows in the Middle Ages
THAILAND Thanat Moonjaroenporn Thailand Traditional Archery
USA Kathleen Iva Koppedrayer Modern Flight Archery in America: The Cultural Implications of Design & Technology


Yecheon World Archery Commemoration Forum

  • Date : 2015. 10. 16
  • Venue : Yecheon, Republic of Korea

Time Country Speaker Title
17:00 - 17:10 Korea Lee Hyeonjun Cultural Exchange Proposal for vitalizing Archery culture
17:10 - 17:20 France Marion Roux-Durand Project research report and incidental effects to UNESCO World Heritage (including traditional French bow)
17:20 - 17:30 Bhutan Kinzang Thinley Bhutan’s traditional bow : the historical value of the country’s sports in Bhutan
17:30 - 17:40 Mongol Baasankhuu Yondon Activities of the Mongolian Archery Association
Mongol Mashbat Zorigt History of Mongol’s Bow and Arrows


The 1st International Symposium

  • Date : 2014. 10. 17
  • Venue : Yecheon, Republic of Korea

Time Topic Speaker
11:40 - 12:30 1st Topic Kwon Yeonghak (Chief Archer, Gyeongbuk intangible Cultural Assets)
History and Culture of Yecheon Archery
Discussion Prof. Choi Seokgyu(Chungbuk Univ.)
13:30 - 16:30 2nd Topic Naoko Sakamoto (Japaness Scholar)
Current and Prospects of Japanese Archery Festival
3rd Topic Zhuwang Nidap (Bhutan Expert)
Current and Prospects of Bhutan Archery Festival
Discussion Prof. Choi Seokgyu(Chungbuk Univ.)
4th Topic Ochir (Director, Mongolian Nomadic Culture Research)
Current and Prospects of Mongolian Archery Festival-Nadam
5th Topic Shukai Chai (Honorary Chairman, Chinese Traditional Archery Association)
Current and Prospects of Chinese Archery Festival
Discussion Han Changhee (Chairman, Korean Archery Culture Association)
16:50 - 18:20 6th Topic Kai Kopedreyer (Professor of Cultural Anthropology)
Current and Prospects of American Archery Festival
7th Topic Lee Geonho (CEO, Digital Archery Newpaper)
Current and Prospects of Korean Archery Festival
Discussion Lee Jangsong (Professor of Military Academy)