Date(s) - 10/27/2018
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Papago Archery Range
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2018 Papago 900
October 27th, 2018
Papago Archery Range
Join us for the 2018 Papago 900 Halloween Shoot!
The 900 round tournaments hosted by Papago Archery Association (PAA) are the perfect “first time” tournament for archers of all ages, especially the youth, and fun shoots for any archer that enjoys a little friendly, outdoor target competition.
HALLOWEEN COSTUME CONTEST
Archers & spectators are encouraged to participate in the holiday spirit by dressing up in appropriate & ‘safe to shoot in’ costumes or other Halloween themed attire. Voting & winners will be announced at the end of the tournament. Please see voting categories below.
Club Spirit – We are encouraging all clubs to come up with a theme that their archers and spectators can use as inspiration for their costumes. The club that comes to the range with the most spirit will take home the Club Spirit Award and bragging rights!
Best Youth Costume (participants 17 and under)
Best Adult Costume (participants 18 and older)
Best Couples Costume
Most Creative Costume
Best Overall Costume
**Please do not wear anything that will interfere with shooting or hinder other archers at the line. Safety will still be the priority for the shoot.**
October 27th, 2018 (Saturday)
Check in & Equipment Inspection: 7:30 am
Official Practice (minimum 2 ends): 8:00 am
First Round will begin after official practice.
$35 for Senior & Master Divisions
$30 for all Youth Divisions (Bowman through Junior)
$50 Late registration fee for all divisions (After October 21st, 2018)
Onsite registration will NOT be accepted.
NO REFUNDS after October 20th, 2018.
Papago Park Archery Range
6201 E Oak Street, Phoenix, AZ 85008
Tables & benches are available on site. Please bring additional chairs and canopies as needed. There will be water provided for archers and a concession stand will be available for drink & snack purchases.
*Parking is provided in the paved parking area adjacent to the range and in the additional parking lot located to the NE. All vehicles must be parked in one of the designated parking areas. No parking is allowed on unpaved surfaces.
900 Round on 122cm target faces for Recurve & Barebow divisions* – Archers will shoot three (3) rounds at three (3) different distances. Each round will be 30 arrows (5 ends of 6 arrows). There will be a break between the middle and short distances.
*Bales with only compound archers will use (2) 122 cm five ring center spot target faces. Lanes will be identified when tentative lane assignments are posted.
*Compound Para-VI archer will shoot at 30m on 60/80/122 cm target faces.
Master, Senior & Junior 60/50/40 Meters
Cadet 50/40/30 Meters
Cub 40/30/20 Meters
Bowman 30/25/20 Meters
Yeoman 20/15/10 Meters
Barebow or Genesis, Recurve Bow, Compound Bow
“Senior”, (any age)
“Masters 50+”, (Born in or before 1967)
“Masters 60+”, (Born in or before 1957)
“Masters 70+”(Born in or before 1947)
“Junior” through the calendar year of their 20th birthday
“Cadet” through the calendar year of their 17th birthday
“Cub” through the calendar year of their 14th birthday
“Bowman” through the calendar year of their 12th birthday
“Yeoman” through the calendar year of their 9th birthday
*All archers are allowed to shoot up in a higher division if desired.
Current World Archery/USA Archery rules apply with exceptions noted below.
Arizona Tournament Rules and Procedures can be found here:
*Dress Code will be adjusted to accommodate costumes. Any clothing or accessories that would be unsafe or cause interference with other archers on the shooting line are not allowed. If you have any specific questions regarding dress code, please let us know.
QUESTIONS: Tournament Director, Kelsey Lard