Archery is open to athletes with a physical impairment, who may shoot with assistive devices allowed under classification rules, if required. Para archery competition, which includes specific competition categories for athletes with certain classifications, is an integral part of the Paralympic Games.
On Monday 21st May, 2018, St Ignatius Secondary School in Lethem, Region 9 was the first school in Guyana to lead the way for introduction of Archery in Schools at a national level. Archery Guyana continues to spread it wings as two of its recently certified Level 1 Coaches from Region 9, Mr. Manley Polo Thomas and Ms. Shunette Thompson conducted an introduction session with of one the classes from the St Ignatius Secondary School.
The afternoon of May 6th, 2018, Guyana’s Inaugural World Archery Level 1 Coach Training Course conducted from April 28 – May 6, 2018 at the National Resource Centre, Georgetown, Guyana came to a closing.