(The America’s Finest City Marathon will be trotting through Balboa Park on Sunday)
The San Diego Archers
Will host the Field Round
This SATURDAY, August 15, 2015
At the Balboa Park Rube Powell Archery Range
Registration opens at 7:30 am
Registration closes at 8:45 am
Shoot begiins at 9am
The Field Round includes:
28 2D Paper Field Targets
4 Arrows per Target
Maximum Score: 560
The Field Round is a field archery tournament of 28 2D paper targets, firing 4 arrows per target from WHITE colored stakes for a total of 112 arrows. There are 3 scoring zones on each target. Each arrow scores either 3 points fro the black outer ring, 4 for the white middle ring or 5 for the black bull’s eye. There is a center ‘X’ ring to the inner 5 point zone.
A total of 20 points is possible per target, a perfect round is 560.
Field Rounds are at ‘even’ (5 yd) distances up to 80 yards, with the shortest distances measured in feet.
Targets may have different shooting positions:
1) All four arrows shot from one marked stake.
2) “Fan”: Each arrow is shot from a different marked stake, spread in a fan pattern, each stake at the same distance to the target.
3) “Walk Up”: Each arrow shot from a different marked stake at decreasing distances to the target.
(e.g., one arrow each at 45, 40, 35, 30 yards; or two arrows each at 45 and 40 yards.)
For Youth, under 15, the longest distance is 50 yards.
For Cubs, under 12, the longest distance is 30 yards.
Entry fee $15 per person, $10 for members.
Active Duty Military: $10.
Please arrive at the Balboa Park Archery Range with plenty of time to register.
To ensure we start on time, registration will close at 8:45 am
Shooting starts at 9:00 am
Please send any questions or comment to: SanDiegoArchers@yahoo.com