Archery was the sport in which Ross Sutton won Australia’s first Paralympic gold medal and it continued to provide medal success in 1972. Alan Conn won bronze as a member of the Australian men’s team in the FITA Open Round team event, with Roy Fowler and Tony South. In 1968, Australia’s most successful year for Archery, all three had won individual medals.
Date: August 1972
Author: This image is a still from a film made by Donald Worley about Australia's participation at the 1972 Summer Paralympics in Heidelberg, Germany.