Wallingford Castle Archers

Tournament prospectus

County of Oxfordshire Junior, Intermediate and Novice Outdoors 2022, to be held on 17th September 2022.

Rounds

WRS WA 1440 (Ladies)
WRS Metric II
WRS Metric III
WRS Metric IV
WRS Metric V
WRS Long Metric III (50m/40m)
WRS Long Metric IV (40m/30m)

Event Format

UKRS Metric and Long Metric rounds shot in accordance with World Archery Rules of Shooting. Arrows will be shot in ends of 6 arrows in 4 minutes at longer distances, and 3 arrows in 2 minutes at shorter distances. There will be four archers per target. Full size 80cm faces will be used at shorter distances for all rounds.

Judges

Andrew Trimble (chair), Adrian Gifkins, Meera Shah, Kate Kelly

Awards

Awards will be made for all categories where archers are shooting the full distance for their age and gender. Archers shooting longer distances will be included in an older age group. Archers shooting shorter distances will not be awarded, but are welcome to enter.

For adults, Novice archers (started archery April 2021 or later) will shoot the Metric IV. Intermediate archers (those who have not achieved a first class classification in any bowstyle before 2022) will shoot the Metric III.

Tournament Organiser

Marc Tamlyn & Andrew Buchan

Dress

Dress code is according to the AGB Rules of Shooting

Drug testing

Archers competing at record status tournaments may be liable to drug testing. Competitors who are approached to give samples must comply. Non-compliance will be treated as a positive result. Parents/Guardians must check the relevant box on the entry form giving consent for junior archers (under 18s) to be drug tested if approached.

Important information

Timing

Registration opens 8am. ArcheryGB cards or e-cards will be required.

Assembly at 8.45am followed by 3 ends of practice and the qualification round. Match play will begin as soon as possible after the main round. Awards will take place immediately after shooting concludes.

Venue

The tournament will take place at our outdoor venue at Wallingford Sports Park, Wallingford OX10 9RB. The shooting field is the northern field, please follow the track past the buildings to the car park, and follow directions from parking attendants.

Refreshments

We are hoping to provide catering for this event and will confirm nearer the time.

Enter now

Entry is open to all ArcheryGB members and members of other World Archery Affiliated bodies, excluding those from Russia and Belarus in line with UK Government sanctions. Entry will open to Oxfordshire archers only from 16th June 2022, with open entry from 14th July 2022 subject to space.

Entry fee is £10. Entries must be received by 12th September 2022 at 23:59.

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