IBSA World Shooting Championship 2016

for Blind and Visually Impaired in All Positions

the 7th – 13th of November 2016 in Olsztyn, Poland






GSM Coordinates:        

53°46′23″N 20°28′34″E

Power Supply: 230V

Plug: European type

Time zone: GMT +1



Poland is a country situated in Central Europe. It covers more that 320 thousands square kilometers and has population of over 38 million people. Poland'sofficial language is Polish. The climate is moderate there, which means that summers are usually hot and sunny, winters cold and springs and autumns quitemild. While the north of Poland has an access to the sea, the south of Poland is dominated bythe mountains. The Tatra Mountains are perfect for winter sports andhiking, so they attract a lot of tourists and climbers from all over the Europe. The Baltic Sea, on the other hand, is known for its  healthy climate, sandy beaches and popular holiday resorts. Poland belongs to the European Union and hasa great economic potential. There are many universities and academies which offer the highest level of education. Polish culture and art have a long history and are distinguishable abroad. Although Poland is highly developed and influenced by contemporary trends, it also retains its own unique tradition.

            Olsztyn is located in the north-east part of Poland in the region known as the "Thousand Lakes". There are 15 lakes inside administrative bounds of the city (13 with an area greater than 1 ha) offering a lot to all those who appreciate the value of (active or passive) holiday by the water. Other attractions include: the Old Town situated on the Lyna’s bend, a planetarium, an astronomical observatory in a 19th century water tower, a philharmonic, and a park in the area of urban forest (the largest forest in an urban area in Europe) with a forest stadium dating from the 1920-ties.

There is a bus network with 33 bus lines, including 6 suburban lines, 2 night-time lines and 1 line tram. Olsztyn has train and bus connections to the biggest cities in Poland like: Warsaw, Gdansk, Szczecin, Poznan or Bydgoszcz.




         Hotel Villa-Pallas is located in the centre of Olsztyn, 100 meters from sport venue which will be held shooting competitions.An interior of the stylish residence emanates with peaceful, relaxing atmosphere due to which you will certainly experience unforgettable moments.



Hotel Villa-Pallas

ul. Żołnierska 4
10-557 Olsztyn
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tel/fax: +48 89 535 01 15

Accommodation with full board:

Single room – 105 euro/per day

Double room – 190 euro/per day

Attention! Please make a reservation via Entry Form made by Organizing Committee.




         All shooting competitions will be held in the city sport hall  located in the center of Olsztyn. It features a sports hall with dimensions of  30m x 18m and audience for about 300 spectators . In each competition at World Championship there will be 15 firing points with electronic target systems. On site there is are also fully equipped changing rooms and a storage room where it will be possible to store sports equipment free of charge.


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City sport hall

ul. Głowackiego 27

10-558 Olsztyn




           Medical classification will take place from 7th till 9th of November. Athletes with status "New" or "Review 2016" are obligated to take part in the classification. Full schedule of classification with names of athletes and dates will be published no later than a month before start of the World Championships. To take part in the medical classification it is necessary to have filled up MDF (Medical Diagnostic Form).

You can find MDF on or

            Classification will take place in LENS Centre for Eye Diagnostics and Microsurgery. Local Organizing Committee will provide transportation from hotel to clinic. 


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Transport on Route Warsaw - Olsztyn - Warsaw

Warsaw is the capitol of Poland. It is located approximately 220 kilometers from Olsztyn. It offers  most good direct plane or train connection with all the world. Organizing Committee provides transportation from Central Train Station and both Warsaw Airports: Warsaw Chopin Airport and Modlin Airport. Total cost for transportation on route Warsaw – Olsztyn – Warsaw is 150 euro per team.

Transport from different City in Poland to Olsztyn

Local Organizing Committee can also provide transportation from different city located in Poland. Due to different distances and options price will be estimated after getting an information from the participating team.

Transport in Olsztyn

Local Organizing Committee will provide free transportation from Olsztyn central train station to official hotel and transportation from hotel to the clinic where will be held medical classification.




Registration for event will close on 30th of September 2016. Registration documents will be available on Organizing Committee and IBSA Website. Files needs to be sent directly to the organizers.

Go to or to find entry forms.

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Attention! Every athlete must have a shooting IBSA license to register. 




Registration fee: 25€ per person accredited.

It is mandatory to make all payment (entry fee, accommodation, transportation) before 30th of September.

Bank account information:

            Account owner: Zwiazek Kultury Fizycznej “Olimp” ul. Konwiktorska 9, 00-216 Warsaw

            IBAN No: PL14 1090 1030 0000 0001 1853 3271

            BIC: WBKPPLPP

            Bank name: Bank Zachodni WBK S.A. ul. Rynek 9/11, 50-950 Wroclaw




IBSA World Shooting Championship Olsztyn 2016 will be held under official IBSA rules for sport shooting. You will find a full document in link below:




Związek Kultury Fizycznej “Olimp”

Ul. Konwiktorska 9

00-216 Warsaw


Phone nr. +48 22 635 73 99

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File to download:

Information bulletin World Shooting Championship Olsztyn 2016