Rules

Target and Field Archery Rules for Sanctioned Tournaments

USA Archery Event Reference Guidebook

Our USA Archery Event Reference Guidebook has everything you need to know for your first USA Archery event, and is a great quick refresher if you've competed before.

USA Archery Event Reference Guidebook

Flight Archery Rules

Traditional Archery Rules

Crossbow Rules

Basic Compound Definition

A bow where the draw is mechanically varied by a system of pulleys or cams with no draw stop. Maximum draw weight will be 20lbs. No sight, stabilizer, peep or kisser button, and shot only with fingers (glove, tab or bare fingers) are allowed. An arrow rest will be permitted.