The Arizona State Field Championships are open to everyone and anyone that would like to shoot in a quality sanctioned event. Only members of USA Archery Arizona and member JOAD Clubs are eligible to shoot for the state championship titles. Guests, defined as Non USA Archery Arizona members, may shoot in the guest division, no awards are available. Guests must still possess the correct USA Archery membership. More info here.
The tournament will be held at the Naranja Park Archery Range walking courses, 660 West Naranja Drive, Oro Valley, AZ. Located in the Town of Oro Valley with the beautiful Santa Catalina Mountains as the back drop, Naranja Park Archery Range’s East and West walking courses will be the field of play in the amazing Sonoran Desert. Good shoes or boots are recommended for the trails in certain locations are steep.
There will be 24 targets shot on Saturday November 18. 12 unmarked targets on the West walking course. Then there will be 12 marked targets (known distances) shot, on the East course after completing the West course. Three arrows will be shot at each target for a total of 72 arrows.
Archer check-in will be at 7:00am on Saturday. Practice opens at 7:00am, an Archer meeting will be held at 8:45am, shooting to follow at 9:30 am. Awards to follow on Saturday after all of the score cards are turned in and scores verified.
World Archery does not recognize Cub and Bowman divisions. Therefore in this tournament, Cubs and Bowman shoot from the Cadet stake which is the yellow stake.