2019 Arizona Compound Indoor State Championship

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Date(s) - 01/26/2019 - 01/27/2019
7:00 am - 6:00 pm

Ben Avery Indoor Archery Range

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2019 Arizona State

Indoor Compound Championship


Compound January 26-27, 2019

Archery/ Air Pistol Indoor Range

Ben Avery Shooting Facility

Phoenix, Arizona




Compound Bow- Two (2) – 600 rounds from 18 meters; 40 cm target face (choice of single spot, triangle or vertical three-spot face — must use choice for entire tournament); all compounds use inner 10 ring scoring regardless of age. (Double 600 round = 60 arrows x 2 rounds = 120 arrows) (60 Pound draw weight maximum as measured by the Tournament Scale)


Target Face – All archers use a 40cm target face, regardless of age or category.


MEMBERSHIP – USAA/NAA membership listing Arizona residence is required to compete for the State Championship recognition. If your USAA membership expires prior to the official start date of the tournament, a copy of your USAA membership renewal must be emailed to desertskyarchers@gmail.com or brought to check in at the tournament. Your application will not be considered complete until your current membership is on file with the USAA.  All archers must show USAA membership card at the tournament registration table. Link to USA Archery – NAA Membership You can sign up for a tournament membership on line prior to the day of the event.  No registrations available at the tournament


USAA Arizona rules and procedures:  http://www.azjoad.com/main/forms/USAA-AZ_Tournament_Rules_and_Procedures_Summary-Nov-19-2015.pdf


USAA rules and Dress Code apply. Dress Code Link

***USAA Dress Code will be enforced…this includes official practice sessions***

1. All athletes and coaches must present a professional, athletic appearance while on the field. (Torn, ripped or badly faded clothing articles are not allowed.) Clothing may be of any color.
2. No camo or blue denim (jeans) may be worn at target events. Accessories such as trim on shirts, caps, quivers, armguards, footwear, etc., are permitted to be camo. At field events, denim may be worn but camo may not be worn.
3. Shorts, skorts and skirts must not be shorter than finger tip length while standing normally.
4. Men and women are required to wear upper garments covering the front and back of the body and covering the midriff when at full draw. Women’s upper garments shall have a minimum strap of 3″ or sleeves. Men’s upper garments shall have short or long sleeves.
5. Sport/athletic shoes are recommended to all athletes and coaches during target events. Shoes must cover the entire foot.
6. At no time will any athlete or coach wear any article bearing any image or language to be considered offensive to others.
Please be aware there may be a rule change on dress code on January 1, 2017.  IF THERE IS A NEW DRESS CODE, THE NEW CODE WILL BE ENFORCED!!


Arrow Requirements (World Archery, Book 3):

11.1.7. Arrows of any type may be used provided they comply with the common meaning

of the word “arrow” as used in target archery, and do not cause undue damage to

target faces or butts. An arrow consists of a shaft with a tip (point), nocks, fletching and, if desired, cresting. The maximum diameter of arrow shafts shall not exceed 9.3mm (arrow wraps shall not be considered as part of this limitation as long they do not extend further than 22cm toward the point of the arrow when measured from the throat – nock hole where the string sits – of the nock to the end of the wrap); the tips (points) for these arrows may have a maximum diameter of 9.4mm. All arrows of every athlete shall be marked with the athlete’s name or initials on the shaft. All arrows used in any end shall be identical and shall carry the same pattern and colour(s) of fletching, nocks and cresting, if any. Tracer nocks (electrically/electronically lighted arrow nocks) are not allowed.



Remember USA Archery goes by YEAR OF BIRTH.  So if you turn 15 on December 31st, 2019; you are a CADET on January 1, 2019.

“Senior”, (any age)

“Masters 50″(Born in or before 1969)

“Masters 60″(born in or after 1959)

Masters 70″(born in or after 1949)

“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

“Collegiate” member of a registered USAA Collegiate Team


Bow Divisions:

Compound: per World Archery Rules

Collegiate Bowhunter:  Shoot under Compound Rules, no separate division.



Tournament CONTACT Information:

Hosted by: ……………………….. Desert Sky Archers

Tournament Director: ………… Rick Bachman

Email ………………………………. desertskyarchers@gmail.com

Phone ……………………………… 602-295-1639


Payment is made at time of registration via Paypal.  All Registrations must be paid via Paypal.  No registration is complete until payment is made.


Space is limited – priority will be given to Arizona USAA Members.  Desert Sky Archers will do their best to accommodate requested shooting times.  Shooting times desired may not be available as registration closure gets near.  Overflow will shoot during the recurve weekend.  If archer is shooting in the Lancaster Classic, there are a limited number of spots available on the Recurve weekend.  Archer must show their receipt of paid entry to the Lancaster Classic to be eligible for this option.


Online waiver must be agreed to prior to participation in event.



No Refunds After January 17, 2019

On time registration

  • Current USAA-AZ Member ………………… $65.00 
  • Current USAA-AZ Youth and Collegiate.. $60.00 
  • Guest USAA Member not AZ resident (no awards given)…..$70.00 
  • Family Registration (3 or more)————————$160  Contact Tournament Director desertskyarchers@gmail.com


Late registration received after January 17, 2019

  • All categories…………………………………… $85.00 

 No Refunds After January 17, 2019


Registration is open until the venue is full, which may occur

before the registration deadline.


*********** Late registration accepted on space available basis *************

 NO REFUNDS AFTER January 17, 2019

USAA AZ residents will be given registration preference



Competitors will compete in one of the below shooting times. The 2 Shooting Selection Choices are as follows:

Saturday AM/Sunday AM

Saturday PM/Sunday PM

USAA-AZ members will receive session preference.


Day 1 – Saturday, JANUARY 26, 2019

 Morning Shooting (600 Round)  Will shoot second half Sunday Morning

Check-in and equipment inspection                         7:45 AM

Official Practice                                                       8:30 AM (3 ends of practice)

Scoring Begins 1st – 30 arrows                              after official practice

Break Approximately 10 minutes

Scoring 2nd – 30 arrows



 Afternoon Shooting (600 Round)  Will shoot second half Sunday Afternoon

Check-in and equipment inspection                         12:30 PM

Official Practice                                                       1:15 PM (3 ends of practice)

Scoring Begins 1st – 30 arrows                             after official practice

Break Approximately 10 minutes

Scoring 2nd – 30 arrows



Day 2 – Sunday, JANUARY 27, 2019

 Morning Shooting (600 Round)  Finishing from Saturday Morning

                Check-in                                                                7:45 AM

Official Practice                                                        8:30 AM (3 ends of practice)

Scoring Begins 1st – 30 arrows                             after official practice

Break Approximately 10 minutes

Scoring 2nd – 30 arrows


Afternoon Shooting (600 Round)  Finishing from Saturday Afternoon

Official Practice                                                         1:00 PM (3 ends of practice)

Scoring Begins 1st – 30 arrows                             after official practice

Break Approximately 10 minutes

Scoring 2nd – 30 arrows


Awards given out 15 minutes after final score is turned in


Map to Ben Avery


Nearby Restaurants:

Carefree Hwy and I-17

  •  McDonald’s
  •  Subway
  •  Chili’s
  •  In and Out
  •  Taco Bell


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