Join us for the 2017 Papago 900 Halloween Shoot!
The 900 round tournaments hosted by Papago Archery Association (PAA) are the perfect “first time” tournament for archers of all ages, especially the youth, and fun shoots for any archer that enjoys a little friendly, outdoor target competition.
TENTATIVE LANE ASSIGNMENTS (updated 10/27/17)
HALLOWEEN COSTUME CONTEST
Archers & spectators are encouraged to participate in the holiday spirit by dressing up in appropriate & ‘safe to shoot in’ costumes or other Halloween themed attire. Voting & winners will be announced at the end of the tournament. Please see voting categories below.
Club Spirit – We are encouraging all clubs to come up with a theme that their archers and spectators can use as inspiration for their costumes. The club that comes to the range with the most spirit will take home the Club Spirit Award and bragging rights!
Best Youth Costume (participants 17 and under)
Best Adult Costume (participants 18 and older)
Best Couples Costume
Most Creative Costume
Best Overall Costume
**Please do not wear anything that will interfere with shooting or hinder other archers at the line. Safety will still be the priority for the shoot.**
October 28th, 2017 (Saturday)
Check in & Equipment Inspection: 7:30 am
Official Practice (minimum 2 ends): 8:00 am
First Round will begin after official practice.
Master, Senior & Junior 60/50/40 Meters
Cadet 50/40/30 Meters
Cub 40/30/20 Meters
Bowman 30/25/20 Meters
Yeoman 20/15/10 Meters
Current World Archery/USA Archery rules apply with exceptions noted below.
Arizona Tournament Rules and Procedures can be found here:
Dress Code: Dress code that went into effect January 1, 2017 applies.
USA Archery Dress Code Policy
The USA Archery Dress Code Policy applies to the following individuals when in front of the Spectator Line at USA Archery Sanctioned Events: (a) Athletes, coaches, managers, credentialed media, team officials, tournament officials, and archer agents.
Must present a professional, athletic appearance while on the field. (Torn, ripped or badly faded clothing articles are not allowed.) Clothing may be of any color, except as noted below.
No camo or blue denim (jeans) may be worn at target events. Accessories such as trim on shirts, caps, quivers, armguards, footwear, etc., are permitted to be camo. At field events, denim may be worn but camo may not be worn.
Shorts, skorts and skirts must not be shorter than fingertip length while standing normally. Leggings (tight fitting/yoga-type stretch pants) may be worn with compliant shorts, skorts or skirts.
Men and women are required to wear upper garments covering the front and back of the body and covering the midriff when at full draw. Women’s upper garments shall have a minimum strap of 3″ or sleeves. Men’s upper garments shall have short or long sleeves.
Shoes must cover the entire foot. Sport/athletic shoes are recommended to all athletes and coaches during target events.
At no time will any athlete or coach wear any article bearing any image or language to be considered offensive to others.
Camo Bows ARE ALLOWED
QUESTIONS: Tournament Director, Kelsey Lard