Archery - Star FITA

Date:

June 23 & 24, 2018

Special hotel athletic rates are now available, click the link above to make your reservation

Location:

West Michigan Archery Center
3500 10 Mile Rd.
Rockford, MI 49341
Directions

Time:

Saturday
- 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

Sunday
- 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.

Sport Director:

Jeff DeRegnaucourt
StateGames@wmarchery.org

opening ceremony:

The 2018 Summer Games Opening Ceremony is June 22, 2018 at East Kentwood High School. The ceremony will feature the parade of athletes, the Classic K9 Stunt Dog show and much more! Click here to learn more information!

New in 2018! There will be a limited number of free Opening Ceremony T-shirts available to pre-registered athletes.
To ensure you get your 2018 Meijer State Games of Michigan athlete t-shirt, you now have the ability to pre-order a moisture wicking performance shirt and have it sent direct to your home. Skip the long line at the Opening Ceremony and arrive in style! Order yours today!

Registration Categories:

Registration is closed for the 2018 Summer Games

 

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:

https://usarchery.sport80.com/register/membership?id_add_on=250

Participants who are not members of USA Archery will be registered as guests, and will not be eligible for medals.

Youth categories

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

Adult categories:

Senior, Master 50+, Master 60+,  Master 70+,  AR-AR3:  (Disabled categories)

Registration Notes:

* 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. 

Archery Rules:

FITA Rules (International)

Shooting Distances

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

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

 

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