Field Round This Sunday
The San Diego Archers
will host our 1st Field Round of the year,
this Sunday, March 16, 2014.
Please note the following schedule changes:
Registration opens at 8:00am
Registration closes at 8:45am
Shoot begins at 9am
The field round is a field archery tournament of 28 targets, firing 4 arrows per target for a total of 112 arrows. There are 3 scoring zones on each target. Each arrow scores either 3 points for the black outer ring, 4 for the white middle ring or 5 for the black bulls 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’ 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 shot from a different marked stake,
spread in a fan pattern, each stake at same distance to
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 & 40 yards.)
For Youths, under 15, the longest distance is 50 yards.
For Cubs, under 12, the longest distance is 30 yards.
Two more Field Rounds this year: August 17 & December 21
Entry fee $15 per person, $10 for members.
Please arrive at the Balboa Park Archery Range with plenty of time
To ensure we start on time, it will be necessary to close registration
Shooting starts at 9:00am.
Please send any questions or comments to: SanDiegoArchers@yahoo.com
**The Cabrillo Bridge retrofit project is ongoing.**
**Please use caution when shooting in that area.**