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Feb 04 USA Archery Announces Format and Tentative Schedule for Outdoor National Events

By USA Archery | Feb. 04, 2014, 12 a.m. (ET)

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The 130th U.S. National Target Championships, U.S. Open and 2014 Easton JOAD National Target Championships will be held from July 23-27 at Joyce Park in Hamilton, Ohio. These three events are held concurrently in one location, giving youth and adult archers the opportunity to shoot for national titles and medals.

USA Archery has released a tentative schedule for this event, subject to change:

July 23 - Official Practice, Equipment Inspection, Check-in and Clout Round

    for U.S. National Target Championships AND Easton JOAD Nationals

July 24 – Qualification for U.S. National Target Championships AND

    Easton JOAD Nationals

July 25 – Qualification for U.S. National Target Championships AND

                  Easton JOAD Nationals

July 26 – U.S. Open for Senior and Master divisions AND

    Easton JOAD Nationals Team Rounds

July 27 – Easton JOAD Nationals Eliminations

In keeping with new World Archery rules, this year's National Target Championships will see the four-distance FITA round replaced with a double 70m Round – two rounds of 72 arrows for recurve senior archers – and a double 50m Round for compound senior archers.  Recurve masters archers will shoot a double 60 meter round, while compound masters archers will shoot a double 50 meter round.

The format for the Easton JOAD Nationals remains the same as in recent years:

Recurve Junior = Double 70m

Recurve Cadet = Double 60m

Recurve Cub = Double 50m

Recurve Bowman =  Double 30m

Compound Junior = Double 50m

Compound Cadet = Double 50m

Compound Cub = Double 30m

Compound Bowman = Double 25m

Registration will be online only and managed using the USA Archery Membership system. To ensure your registration is successful, please be sure your account indicates the following:

1.  Membership is current through the last day of the event

2.  Correct birth date

3.  Indicates citizenship status

4.  Correct gender

5.  JOAD Club and Club affiliation current

More information on these events will be released on usarchery.org as it becomes available.

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