Iron Turkey 3D Challenge – 5 Mar 2017

Iron Turkey 3D Challenge Novelty Shoot

The San Diego Archers
Will host the Iron Turkey 3D Challenge
This Sunday, March 5, 2017
At the Balboa Park Rube Powell Archery Range

Registration opens at 7:30am
Registration Closes at 8:45am
Shoot begins at 9am

The Iron Turkey includes:
34 3D Targets
1 Arrow per Target
Maximum Score: 355
No Rangefinders allowed

ironturkey2Leg­end Leg­end has it that deep with­in the under­growth of Bal­boa Park struts the vora­cious Iron Turkey. Many a bold archer has risked arrow and limb con­fronting the fiend, only to have their pre­cious shafts shat­ter to shards of car­bon upon the beasts iron scaled hide.

The tale goes that one coura­geous archer, known only as Dave the Daunt­less, fired a mag­i­cal black arrow at the fowl beast. This shot broke away small scales from its Iron-clad breast reveal­ing two small vul­ner­a­bil­i­ties. A mighty archer of great skill and cun­ning could exploit this weak­ness … Read more »

Hunter – 19 Feb 2017

Hunter Round
The San Diego Archers
Will host the Hunter Round
This Sunday, February 19, 2017
At the Balboa Park Rube Powell Archery Range

Registration opens at 7:30am
Registration Closes at 8:45am
Shoot begins at 9am

The Hunter Round includes:
28 2D Paper Hunter Targets
4 Arrows per Target
Maximum Score: 560
No Rangefinders allowed

The Hunter Round is a field archery tour­na­ment of 28 2D paper tar­gets fir­ing 4 arrows per tar­get from RED col­ored stakes. There are 3 scor­ing zones on each tar­get. Each arrow scores either 3 points for the out­er black ring, 4 for the mid­dle black ring or 5 for the cen­ter white ring. There is a cen­ter X ring to the inner 5 point zone.

Hunter Target

Add up each arrow’s score to give a total score out of a max­i­mum 560.

Yardages are marked and are in ‘uneven’ incre­ments Read more »

Flying Pig Shoot Results — 5 Feb 2017

Flying Pig 3D Shoot & Fundraiser

Feb­ru­ary 5, 2017

Great turnout this year!

142 archers reg­is­tered, 122 score­cards turned in.

Congratulations to Mark Omel!!

Top score of the shoot:
286 + 21 X’s

28 3D Ani­mal tar­gets (includ­ing one Fly­ing Pig!): 295 total points and 28 X’s pos­si­ble.

Scores for hits on the Fly­ing Pig are dou­ble (20, 16, 10 with the X-ring worth 25 points)

We raised just under $2000 from the registration fees, concessions, and prizes. The total was rounded up to an even $2000. The San Diego Archers will match this 100% and will be sending the Museum of Man Jessop Collection a check for $4000!!

Thank you to every­one who par­tic­i­pat­ed, espe­cial­ly all the vol­un­teers who make fun events like this pos­si­ble!

CMSRCFran­co, Matthew19411
CFNFRYankopoulos, Elise136
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