The Tokyo Summer Olympics have been shifted to 2021. That’s the first thing that our readers must know. This article will only focus on the Archery event at the summer Olympics. The intent of this blog post is to provide concrete information without any fillers to the audience.
Qualification & Competition Format
128 qualifying places are planned for the current archery Olympics event. With 64 for men and 64 for women. That however is subject to change as no recent information is available on the event. Every nation is represented by an Olympic committee. Each Olympic committee is allowed to send 6 participants from their side. They can participate in a team as well as individual events. Every other rule is governed by the protocol of the world archery organization.
There are 3 prevailing formats for the archery event. They are
Individual: All the participants are expected to enter.
Men’s & Women Team Events: Top 4 teams reach quarter-finals. Reaming teams fight for other spots.
Mixed Event: No format declared till now.
Participating Nations List
As per the information that we have the following nations are participating. There might be certain changes in the coming future.
Australia, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Belarus, Brazil, Canada, Chad, China, Ivory Coast, Colombia, Denmark, Egypt, Spain, Great Britain, Germany, Indonesia, India, Iran, Italy Japan, Kazakhstan, South Korea, Malaysia, Moldova, Mexico, Mongolia, The Netherlands, New Zealand, North Korea, Russia, Sweden, Chinese Taipei, Tunisia, Ukraine, United States & Vietnam
The Venue for the present chapter for the summer Olympics archery is Yumenoshima Park, Tokyo, Japan.
Best Way To Watch Summer Olympics Archery Livestream
The list of official broadcasters is pretty huge as they are divided into nationalities. However, things become easier for those who wish to watch the Livestream of the archery event. Here are the best options for catching the Livestream of the archery event.
As per the information we have presently olympicschannels.com will be live streaming the archery event. This channel or web service is generally free for everyone. However, there are certain events that require a subscription. Right now we don’t have information on whether the archery will be a premium Livestream. The way we see it – it should be free. But one can never be sure.
It is one of the official live streaming partners for the Olympics. The subscription price is 9.99 USD per month and if you go for the annual option then the cost is 64.99 USD. There might be geo-restrictions but that can be easily overcome by using a VPN.
Youtube TV although presently available in a select few countries carries NBC in its bundle. Its geo-restriction is easily overcome by using a VPN. The service quality is flawless and it comes with unlimited DVR space also. You can surely watch the Livestream of the Archery event on this service.
There are many other ways through which you can watch the archery at the Summer Olympics. Social media options like Reddit and Facebook are full of such options. We would be covering those options in detail later.