8th Eurasian Traditional Archery Competitions (ETRAC) and Festivals will be held on 7-8-9 October 2016 in Adana, Yuregir.
Competitions and festivals are organised by Yüreğir District with the permission of Traditional Sport Federation and with the support of World Traditional Archery Federation.
October 7th, Friday : There will be dinner to meet at Yüreğir. Then, Janissary Band, Sword-Shield Team, and rider team will walk to the town centre.
October 8th, Saturday : In the morning at 8 there will be breakfast. At 08:30 the trip to competition area will start. At 09:30 Mounted Archery and Ground Archery competitions will start. At 13:00 free time and lunch. During the lunch, Janissary Band, Sword and Shield, and Traditional Folk dance performances will take place. At 14:30 competitions will restart and will last till evening. Dinner will be served at the hotels.
October 9th, Sunday : At 10:00 the programme will start with the traditional village breakfast at competition area. At 12:00, arrow rain will be done. At 12:30 Archery, Mounted Archery, Mounted Acrobatics, Sword-Shield, Janissary Band,etc. will be held. At 15:00, Reward Ceremony and at 16:00.

It will be great honour for us to host you. 200 foreigners from 18 countries,and more than 600 Turkish sportsmen from each parts of our country honoured us in 2015. This year, we are getting ready for the ETRAC with great enthusiasm.
I request the foreign archers to register via They can contact with Metin Ateş via
I thank to all our friends who worked hard for this organization.

We are looking forward to seeing you.
Thanks for sharing our excitement.
See you on 7-8-9 October in Yüreğir.

District Governor of Yuregir

Information for International Guests

We are very happy to meet you in 8th Eurasian Traditional Archery Competitions (ETRAC) will be held in Adana city between 7th and 9th October, 2016.

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