National Records

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View the Records Listing in the old format (updated 6/30/15)

*Please note: USA Archery Records were previously and graciously maintained by a volunteer

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All records are subject to verification. A printable Certificate of Accomplishment, in the form of an Adobe Acrobat file, will be emailed to the archer at the email address entered on the claim form.


Current USA Archery Records That May Be Set/Broken

Outdoor Rounds

For Cadet, Junior, Senior, Masters in Recurve, Barebow and Compound Divisions as applicable.

  • 1440 Round (formerly FITA round)
  • 90m (36 arrows/122cm face)
  • 70m (36 arrows/122cm face)
  • 60m (36 arrows/122 cm face)
  • 50m (36 arrows/80 cm face)
  • 50m (Cadets/Masters; 36 arrows/122 cm face)
  • 30m (36 arrows 80 cm face)
  • 40m (Cadets/Masters; 36 arrows/ 80 cm face)
  • 30m (36 arrows/80 cm face)

Note: World Records for the above distances may only be shot as part of the 1440 Round

  • 70m Round (Recurve/72 arrows)
  • 60m Round (Cadets/Masters/72 arrows)
  • Compound 50m Round (Cadets/Junior/Senior/Masters/72 arrows/80 cm; 6-ring target face)
  • Recurve Cub- 50m (72 arrows; 122 cm target face)*
  • Recurve Bowmen - 30m (72 arrows; 122 cm target face)*
  • Compound Cub - 30m (72 arrows/80 cm; 6-ring target face)*
  • Compound Bowmen - 25m (72 arrows/80cm 6-ring target face)*

* Eligible for National Record status only – not World Record Status

Indoor Rounds

For Bowmen, Cub, Cadet, Junior, Senior and Masters in Recurve, Barebow and Compound Divisions.

  • 25m (60 arrows; 60 cm face)
  • 18m (60 arrows; 40 cm face) (Compounds = inner 10 ring scoring)

Para Athletes - Men and Women in All Divisions

For Recurve: W1, W2, Standing; 

For Compound Open, W1 and 

Visually Impaired (VI):

  • Rounds are the same as able-body divisions with the exception of VI.

VI Outdoor Round shot in the following order:

  • 30m (36 arrows/60 cm face)
  • 30m (36 arrows/80 cm face)
  • 30m (36 arrows/80 cm face)
  • 30m (36 arrows/122 cm face)
  • VI 30m Round (30m/72 arrows/80cm face)
  • VI Indoor Round (18m/60 arrows/60cm face)


Traditional Records

(this site is maintained by the Traditional Archery Committee)