United States at the 1950 World Archery Championships

The United States competed at the 1950 World Archery Championships in Copenhagen, Denmark in from 26 to 30 July 1950 [1] The United States entered a squad of 5 archers and competed in 3 events, the men's and women's individual events, and men's team events. The team one gold with Jean Lee in the women's individual. Russ Reynolds, who was suffering from leukemia won bronze in the men's individual was presented with the gold medal from the winner Hans Deutgen.[2]

United States at the
1950 World Archery Championships
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National federationUSA Archery
in Copenhagen, Denmark
26 July 1950 (1950-07-26) – 29 July 1950 (1950-07-29)
Competitors5 (3 men and 2 women) in 3 events
Medals
Ranked 2nd
Gold
1
Silver
1
Bronze
1
Total
3
World Archery Championships appearances
1933
1952

IndividualEdit

MenEdit

Archer Event Distance Total Rank
70m 60m 50m 50m 35m 25m
Russ Reynolds Individual 678 521 322 444 413 482 2854  
Richards 494 413 288 440 420 439 2494 29
Lee 224 250 221 347 376 364 1782 67

WomenEdit

Archer Event Distance Total Rank
70m 60m 50m 50m 35m 25m
Jean Lee Individual 631 645 516 491 491 414 3254  
Jean Richards 579 543 482 444 430 441 2919  

IndividualEdit

MenEdit

Archer Event Distance Total Rank
70m 60m 50m 50m 35m 25m
Russ Reynolds
Richards
Lee
Team 1390 1184 831 1231 1209 1285 7130 8

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ludivine. "Microsoft Word - WM50.doc" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on 2013-06-21. Retrieved 2013-06-18.
  2. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2013-10-14. Retrieved 2013-08-17.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)