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Beginners Archery Course (Session 3, Class 3)

This is the 3rd class of the Beginners Archery Course (Session 3 – 2017). The course is comprised of 3 class lessons designed to get you started in the sport of archery the right way. Each class is 90 minutes in length and the cost for course is $75 per archer.

The Beginners Archery Course is open to all persons 8 years old and up and we encourage parents to shoot with their children as archery is a great FAMILY activity. Classes cover safety, the beginnings of the National Training System (NTS – formerly the B.E.S.T. method) and Olympic Archery recurve equipment. All equipment needed for the class will be provided.

CLASS DATES 

Sunday – April 23rd, 2017  (8:00 – 9:30 a.m.)– Beginners Archery Course #1

Sunday – April 30th, 2017 (8:00 – 9:30 a.m.)– Beginners Archery Course #2

Sunday – May 7th, 2017 (8:00 – 9:30 a.m.)– Beginners Archery Course #3

2017 AZ State JOAD Outdoor Championships

Tournament Rules:  Current World Archery/USA Archery rules apply with exceptions noted below.

Dress Code:  Dress code that went into effect January 1, 2017 applies.

Championship Eligibility: USA Archery Membership listing Arizona as your residence is REQUIRED for you to be eligible for awards, elimination rounds and team rounds.  Guest are welcome to shoot the ranking rounds on Saturday, no award given.

Championship Awards: The State Champion will be based on the winner of the elimination rounds.  Plaques will be given to top 3 in each division.  Ranking rounds, top 3 will receive medals.  Team rounds, top 3 will receive medals.

Tournament Fee:  $45 (not including optional team rounds see below).  Tournament registration will stay open until April 27th, 2017.  No late registrations, no walk-up registrations.  All registrations must be done on line.  No Refunds after April 27th if cancel or no show.  Cancellations after April 23rd will be 50%.  Guests are $65 (must be of JOAD age)

Schedule:

Saturday

  • 7:00 AM Check-In and Equipment Inspection
  • Unofficial Practice will start shortly after Check-In
  • 7:30 AM Start of official Practice 2 Ends
  • 1st Distance will start after 2 ends of Official Practice
  • 10:00 AM approx. will start 2nd Distance
  • 60 Minute Lunch following 2nd Distance
  • 1:30 PM Ranking Round Awards
  • 2:00 PM Start of Team rounds
  • Team Round Awards Upon Completion

Sunday

  • 8:30AM Start of Official Practice 2 ends
  • Start of Elimination Rounds after 2 end of Official Practice
  • Awards will be given at the end of all competition

 

2017 AZ State Master’s Championships

 

 

2017 Arizona State Master’s Outdoor Championships

April 22nd, 2017

Papago Archery Range

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Join Papago Archery Association and USA Archery AZ as we host the Inaugural AZ State Master’s Championships in 2017!

LANE ASSIGNMENTS

REGISTERED ARCHERS

WHEN
April 22nd, 2017 (Saturday)

Check in & Equipment Inspection: 7:30 am  


Official Practice (minimum 2 ends): 8:30 am
First Round will begin after official practice.

REGISTRATION FEE
$50 for AZ State Master’s (early registration before April 12th, 2017)
$60 for non-resident Master’s (registered before April 12th, 2017)
$70 for late registration (Between April 12th – 15th, 2017)

Onsite registration will NOT be accepted. 50% refunds after April 15th, 2017. NO REFUNDS after April 20th, 2017.

LOCATION
Papago Park Archery Range
6201 E Oak Street, Phoenix, AZ 85008

Tables & benches are available on site. Please bring additional chairs and canopies as needed. There will be water provided for archers and a concession stand will be available for drink & snack purchases.

*Parking is provided in the paved parking area adjacent to the range and in the additional parking lot located to the NE. All vehicles must be parked in one of the designated parking areas. No parking is allowed on unpaved surfaces.
FORMAT
900 Round on 122cm target faces for Recurve & Barebow divisions* – Archers will shoot three (3) rounds at three (3) different distances. Each round will be 30 arrows (5 ends of 6 arrows).  There will be a break between the middle and short distances.

*Bales with only compound archers will use (2) 122 cm five ring center spot target faces. Lanes will be identified when tentative lane assignments are posted.

*Compound Para-VI archer will shoot at 30m on 60/80/122 cm target faces.

Three Distances:
60 Meters
50 Meters
40 Meters

DIVISIONS

Bow Type:
Barebow or Genesis, Recurve Bow, Compound Bow
Age:
“Masters 50+”, (Born in or before 1967)
“Masters 60+”, (Born in or before 1957)
“Masters 70+”(Born in or before 1947)

 

TOURNAMENT RULES
Current World Archery/USA Archery rules apply with exceptions noted below.

Arizona Tournament Rules and Procedures can be found here:

http://www.azjoad.com/main/forms/USA_Archery_AZ_Tournament_Rules_and_Procedures_Summary-09Jan2017.pdf

 

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

Championship Eligibility: USA Archery Membership listing Arizona as your residence is REQUIRED for you to be eligible for awards.  Guest are welcome to shoot the 900 rounds on Saturday, no award given.

Membership to USA Archery is REQUIRED and CURRENT: temporary membership for the tournament can be found here.  Be prepared to show membership card if asked.

https://webpoint.usarchery.org/wp/Memberships/Join.wp

 

QUESTIONS: Tournament Director, Kelsey Lard

 

REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS CLOSED

BEGINNERS ARCHERY COURSE (Winter Session – Class #2)

This is the 2nd class of the Beginners Archery Course (Winter Session). The course is comprised of 3 class lessons designed to get you started in the sport of archery the right way. Each class is 90 minutes in length and the cost for course is $75 per archer.

The Beginners Archery Course is open to all persons 8 years old and up and we encourage parents to shoot with their children as archery is a great FAMILY activity. Classes cover safety, the beginnings of the National Training System (NTS – formerly the B.E.S.T. method) and Olympic Archery recurve equipment. All equipment needed for the class will be provided.

 

CLASS DATES 

Sunday – December 4th  (9:00 – 10:30 a.m.)– Beginners Archery Course #1

Sunday – December 11th (9:00 – 10:30 a.m.)– Beginners Archery Course #2

Sunday – December 18th (9:00 – 10:30 a.m.)– Beginners Archery Course #3

BEGINNERS ARCHERY COURSE (Winter Session)

The course is comprised of 3 class lessons designed to get you started in the sport of archery the right way. Each class is 90 minutes in length and the cost for course is $75 per archer.

The Beginners Archery Course is open to all persons 8 years old and up and we encourage parents to shoot with their children as archery is a great FAMILY activity. Classes cover safety, the beginnings of the National Training System (NTS – formerly the B.E.S.T. method) and Olympic Archery recurve equipment. All equipment needed for the class will be provided.

Class space is limited and will fill up fast. Registration for all courses is done online and when we reach the maximum number of participants (20 archers), the link will shut down. 

CLASS DATES 

Sunday – December 4th  (9:00 – 10:30 a.m.)– Beginners Archery Course #1

Sunday – December 11th (9:00 – 10:30 a.m.)– Beginners Archery Course #2

Sunday – December 18th (9:00 – 10:30 a.m.)– Beginners Archery Course #3

 

REGISTRATION IS CLOSED

BEGINNERS ARCHERY COURSE (Fall Session 2 – Class #3)

This is the 3rd class of the Beginners Archery Course (Fall Session 2). The course is comprised of 3 class lessons designed to get you started in the sport of archery the right way. Each class is 90 minutes in length and the cost for course is $75 per archer.

The Beginners Archery Course is open to all persons 8 years old and up and we encourage parents to shoot with their children as archery is a great FAMILY activity. Classes cover safety, the beginnings of the National Training System (NTS – formerly the B.E.S.T. method) and Olympic Archery recurve equipment. All equipment needed for the class will be provided.

CLASS DATES (2 session times)

Sunday – November 6th  (8 a.m. & 10:00 a.m.)– Beginners Archery Course #1

Sunday – November 13th (8 a.m. & 10:00 a.m.)– Beginners Archery Course #2

Sunday – November 20th  (8 a.m. & 10:00 a.m.)– Beginners Archery Course #3

BEGINNERS ARCHERY COURSE (Fall Session 2 – Class #2)

This is the 2nd class of the Beginners Archery Course (Fall Session 2). The course is comprised of 3 class lessons designed to get you started in the sport of archery the right way. Each class is 90 minutes in length and the cost for course is $75 per archer.

The Beginners Archery Course is open to all persons 8 years old and up and we encourage parents to shoot with their children as archery is a great FAMILY activity. Classes cover safety, the beginnings of the National Training System (NTS – formerly the B.E.S.T. method) and Olympic Archery recurve equipment. All equipment needed for the class will be provided.

 

CLASS DATES (2 session times)

Sunday – November 6th  (8 a.m. & 10:00 a.m.)– Beginners Archery Course #1

Sunday – November 13th (8 a.m. & 10:00 a.m.)– Beginners Archery Course #2

Sunday – November 20th  (8 a.m. & 10:00 a.m.)– Beginners Archery Course #3

 

2016 Arctic Challenge – Papago 900 Registration Open

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Get ready to shoot a 900 round tournament in the ‘cold’ Arizona weather. The Arctic Challenge is an annual event hosted by Papago Archery Association. This is the perfect event for archers, both new & seasoned, to come out and train in the colder weather and have some fun. If this is your first time competing or your hundredth…this is the perfect tournament for you.

Registration is OPEN! Get signed up today.

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BEGINNERS ARCHERY COURSE (Fall Session 2)

The course is comprised of 3 class lessons designed to get you started in the sport of archery the right way. Each class is 90 minutes in length and the cost for course is $75 per archer.

The Beginners Archery Course is open to all persons 8 years old and up and we encourage parents to shoot with their children as archery is a great FAMILY activity. Classes cover safety, the beginnings of the National Training System (NTS – formerly the B.E.S.T. method) and Olympic Archery recurve equipment. All equipment needed for the class will be provided.

Class space is limited and will fill up fast. Registration for all courses is done online and when we reach the maximum number of participants (20 archers), the link will shut down. 

CLASS DATES (2 session times)

Sunday – November 6th  (8 a.m. & 10:00 a.m.)– Beginners Archery Course #1

Sunday – November 13th (8 a.m. & 10:00 a.m.)– Beginners Archery Course #2

Sunday – November 20th  (8 a.m. & 10:00 a.m.)– Beginners Archery Course #3

 

THIS COURSE IS FULL.
For additional course dates & times available, please see our CLASSES page.

 

*photo by Ily Andor