Archery Association of India

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Archery Association of India
Official logo of Archery Association of India.jpg
Founded8 August 1973
AffiliationInternational Archery Federation
Affiliation date1973
Regional affiliationAsian Archery Federation
Affiliation date1978
LocationNew Delhi
PresidentProf Vijay Kumar Malhotra[1]
SecretaryParesh Nath Mukherjee[1]
CoachLimba Ram
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Archery Association of India (AAI) is the national governing body of archery in India. Its headquarters are located in New Delhi, and its current president is Vijay Kumar Malhotra. AAI is a non-profit, government funded organisation affiliated by International Archery Federation (IAF), Asian Archery Federation (AAF) and Indian Olympic Association (IOA) and recoginsed by Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports of India.[2][3]

AAI came into existence on 8 August 1973 after archery was reintroduced to the Olympic Games in 1972. It is responsible to organise, promote and control the sport of archery in India.[3]

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  1. ^ a b "Office Bearers of the AAI for the year 2008-12". Archery Association of India's official website. Retrieved 12 April 2011.
  2. ^ "AAF Member Associations". Asian Archery Federation's official website. Archived from the original on 7 April 2013. Retrieved 12 April 2011.
  3. ^ a b "History of Archery Association of India". Archery Association of India's official website. Retrieved 12 April 2011.

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