Cousins sets on fire the World Archery 3D Championship
There is already one absolute protagonist in this 3D World Championship at Lago di Baratz.'
There is already one absolute protagonist in this 3D World Championship at Lago di Baratz. The American archer Dave Cousins reached a record score with compound, closing the 24 pitches of this qualification round with 521 points out of a top score of 528. Only seven points from absolute perfection for the champion from United States. A good competition also for the Italian archer Fabrizio di Nardo, who reached the 4th place in the rank with 498 points.
Out of the top 16 are at the moment Antonio Pompeo (20) and Raffaele Gallo (26), who will try to make it up tomorrow.
Among women, good results for the Italian team so far. The archer of the Fiamme Azzurre Irene Franchini placed herself at the 3rd place (477), Sonia Bianchi is 5th (468) and Simona Mazzali 11th (446).
At the moment is the british archer Lucy Holderness who holds a temporary first place in the ranks.
Tomorrow the second day of qualification rounds will designate the sixteen archers that will make it to the next level of the competition.