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.
Join the excitement of #WCSaltLake by joining the event on Facebook and following
on Instagram!

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. Connect with us on Facebook.
About the Utah Sports Commission
The Utah Sports Commission, a not-for-profit 501c6 business league and Utah Sports

Commission Foundation, a not-for-profit 501c3 charitable organization, are governed by an all-
volunteer Board of Trustees consisting of statewide sports, business, community, and

government leaders. The Sports Commission was created to be a catalyst for Utah in its Olympic
legacy efforts and to help enhance Utah’s economy, image and quality of life through the
attraction, promotion and development of national and international sports. The Sports
Commission works closely with communities, sports entities, and organizations to provide event
services ranging from the bid process, on-site logistics, volunteer coordination, sponsorships and
promotional opportunities and other related services. For more information, visit
www.utahsportscommission.com.
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.

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