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Movement or coordination moderately affected throughout the whole body.

Movement and coordination affected to a high degree on one side of the body, one arm and both legs.

Movement highly affected in the mid-trunk and legs, with one arm also moderately affected.

Movement and coordination moderately affected in the trunk and arms and highly affected in the hands and legs.

Movement affected to a high degree in the trunk, legs and hands with movement moderately affected in the arms.


W1 is for archers with moderately affected coordination, highly affected range of movement, or the absence of limbs.

These archers all shoot from seated and create their own style in pulling the bow back and aiming.

 Archery W1 is a competition class at the Paris 2024 Paralympics