Archery - Star FITA
June 22-23, 2019
West Michigan Archery Center
3500 10 Mile Rd.
Rockford, MI 49341
- 8:00 am - Check-in and on-site registration (for walk-in registration if open spots remain)
- 9:00 am - Equipment check
- 9:30 am - Practice ends (2) begin
- 10:00 am - Scoring ends begin
- 8:00 am - Check-in
- 8:30 am - Practice ends (2) begin
- 9:00 am - Scoring ends begin
A lunch break of approximately one hour will take place between the first and second target of each day. An awards ceremony will take place upon receipt of all score sheets and compilation of scores on Sunday - Around 3:00pm based on past experience.
Registration opening in 2019.
Archers must compete in one of the designated age categories as determined by U.S.A. Archery. Age Determination date: December 31, 2018. YOU WILL BE ASKED TO PROVIDE A NFAA or USA ARCHERY MEMBERSHIP ID NUMBER.
Please note: This event is registered as a STAR-FITA event with USA Archery. Participants must be members of USA Archery to participate for medal consideration. If not a regular member, participants may sign up for a USA Temporary Membership at the link below:
Participants who are not members of USA Archery will be registered as guests, and will not be eligible for medals.
Yeoman: Archers who are currently 8 & under or will turn 9 during the 2018 calendar year)
Bowman: Archers will turn 10, 11, or 12 during the 2018 calendar year
Cub: Archers who will turn 13 or 14 during the 2018 calendar year
Cadet: Archers who will turn 15, 16, or 17 during the 2018 calendar year
Junior: Archers who will turn 18, 19, or 20 during the 2018 calendar year
Senior, Master 50+, Master 60+, Master 70+, AR-AR3: (Disabled categories)
* Archers who wish to compete with traditional equipment should register as “Barebow ”.
** Archers who compete with compound bows with fingers should register as “Compound”
***Individual divisions for these categories will be in place for the tournament, and archers will be asked to note their designation at the time of registration on site.
Archers who wish to compete must be registered USA Archery or NFAA members. As a registered event, archers will be required to comply with USA Archery dress code regulations. Equipment must meet FITA rules, with arrows having a diameter of 9.3mm or 2315 or less. All rules and regulations will be posted on this web-site listed below prior to the event. Shooting distances for the four targets of the tournament are shown HERE
Scoring Procedures: CLICK HERE
In order to ensure that the tournament progresses smoothly, we ask that all archers review the link below explaining tournament scoring procedures. We especially ask youth archery coaches and parents to review this, so that our young archers are familiar with the process prior to the competition.
Archers must comply with tournament dress code regulations of USA Archery. More information about rules, target size, shooting divisions, and other information will be available at http://wmarchery.org
Fifth Third Ballpark will be hosting the 2019 Summer Games Opening Ceremony on Friday, June 21st! We will be celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Meijer State Games of Michigan Summer Games.
Athletes will have the opportunity to represent their sport in the athlete parade. There will also be vendors, swag, merchandise for purchase, entertainment, and more!
More information on tickets and details for the event will be coming soon.
STATE GAMES OF AMERICA
This event is a qualifying event for the 2019 State Games of America. Any athlete who places 1st, 2nd, or 3rd has the opportunity to compete in the 2019 State Games of America hosted in Lynchburg, Virginia. Please visit the State Games of America website for more information