2023 International Team Staff Application Process

Please read the International Team Staff Selection Procedures located at www.usarchery.org prior to applying.

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION: December 16th, 2022
Description of Roles:
Head Coach/Alternate Head Coach - The Men’s and Women’s International Team will be led by one of the USA Archery staff coaches selected by USA Archery to be the Head Coach and the Para International Team will be led by the USA Archery appointed Para National Head Coach. Otherwise, the selection committee will select a Head Coach for each international trip. The Head Coach may assign coaches to individuals, and teams in team rounds, by assessing individual and group dynamics. The Head Coach maintains communication with the Team Leader during all components of the event.

Assistant Coach/Alternate Assistant Coach – The Assistant Coach will be one of the USA Archery staff coaches and will be assigned as the primary assistant coach and will report to the Head Coach. Otherwise, the selection committee will select an Assistant Coach for each international trip. Any additional Assistant Coaches will also report to the Head Coach. The primary role of an Assistant Coach is to help the archers to perform at their peak. Assistant Coaches perform duties as assigned by the Head Coach and they may also be asked to assist the Team Leader. Assistant Coaches report information pertinent to the archers’ performance to the Head Coach during practice and competition. Assistant Coaches will interact with athletes and ask questions to prompt open communication.

Team Leader/Alternate Team Leader
- The Team Leader is the delegation’s liaison to World Archery, the Organizing Committee, and Tournament Officials. The Team Leader will accompany (or delegate a coach to accompany) athletes to drug testing. The Team Leader is responsible for coordinating all team logistics and administration with the Athlete Services Manager.


*Alternate staff members will only used in the event that the assigned staff member is unable to attend the event.

International Team Staff Selection Procedures can be found here.
Para Pan Am Championships Staff Selection Procedures can be found here.
Pan Am Championships Staff Selection Procedures can be found here.

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* 1. Personal Contact Information - Write the word "NONE" if there is no information to give.

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* 2. Passport Copy - A color copy of your valid passport at the time of application (PDF format only) that is clear and easy to read (no glare). Passports must be valid until 6 months after the event for which you are applying.

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* 3. International Team Staff Coach Positions:
Please select the events you would like to attend as a funded coach (dates of travel are approximate). 

*Note, all selected Para coaches will be asked to complete more physically demanding activities including but not limited to: carrying archery equipment and bow cases or other adaptive equipment, retrieving arrows, loading arrows and athlete wheelchair transfers, if applicable. Para staff selected to funded Para Events will need to attend any Para prep camp.

  Head Coach/Assistant Coach/Alternate Head Coach/Alternate Coach
World Archery Para Championships- Pilsen, CZE - July 17-23
World Cup #1 Antalya, Turkey - April 18-23 (Alternate Coaches Only)
World Cup #2 TBD (Asia)  - May 16-21 (Alternate Coaches Only)
World Cup #3 Medellin, Colombia - June 13-18 (Alternate Coaches Only)
World Archery Youth Championships- Limerick, Ireland - July 1-9
World Archery Championships- Berlin, Germany  - July 30-August 6
World Cup #4 Paris, France - August 15-20 (Alternate Coaches Only)
Pan American Games - Santiago, Chile - November 1-5 (Alternate Coaches Only)
Para Pan American Games - Santiago, Chile - November 19-22

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* 4. International Team Staff - Team Leader Positions:
Please indicate for which events you would like to attend as a funded or self-funded team leader (dates of travel are approximate). Funding will depend on budget approval.

*Note, all selected ParaTeam Leaders will be asked to complete more physically demanding activities including but not limited to: carrying archery equipment and bow cases or other adaptive equipment, retrieving arrows, loading arrows and athlete wheelchair transfers, if applicable. Para staff selected to any Para funded events will to attend any Para prep camp.

  Team Leader/Alternate Team Leader
World Archery Para Championships- Pilsen, CZE - July 17-23
World Cup #1 Antalya, Turkey - April 18-23 (Alternate Team Leader Only)
World Cup #2 TBD (Asia)  - May 16-21 (Alternate Team Leader Only)
World Cup #3 Medellin, Colombia  - June 13-18 (Alternate Team Leader Only)
World Archery Youth Championships- Limerick, Ireland - July 1-9 (Alternate Team Leader Only)
World Archery Championships- Berlin, Germany - July 30- August 6 (Alternate Team Leader Only)
World Cup #4 Paris, France - August 15-20 (Alternate Team Leader Only)
U-15 Gymnasiade - Rio de Janiero, Brazil - August 19-27 (Self-funded)
Pan American Games - Santiago, Chile - November 1-5 (Alternate Team Leader Only)
Para Pan American Games - Santiago, Chile -  November 19-22 (Alternate Team Leader Only)
Para World Ranking Event - Santiago, Chile - October 2-8 (Self-funded)
South American Open Youth Championships - Guayaquil, Ecuador - October 8-14 (Self-funded)
Pan American Field Championships - Iguazu, Argentina - November 8-12 (Self-funded)

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