SSG Archery

SUNSHINE STATE GAMES

ARCHERY

Location and Schedule

Saturday, June 9
720 Round – Easton-Newberry Archery Center
Field Events – Gator Bowman Archery Range, Gainesville

8:30 a.m.: Instructions
9:00 a.m.: Shoot – Metric 720 Round and 28 Target Field

Sunday, June 10
900 Round – Easton-Newberry Archery Center
3-D Events – Gator Bowman Archery Range, Gainesville

8:30 a.m.: Instructions
9:00 a.m.: Shoot – 900 Round 60-50-40 yards and 25 Target 3-D Marked

 

Events

  • 720 Round Recurve
  • 720 Round Compound Release
  • 720 Round Compound Fingers
  • 720 Round Barebow
  • 900 Round Sunday Crossbow
  • 900 Round Sunday Freestyle
  • 900 Round Sunday Freestyle Limited
  • 900 Round Sunday Freestyle Limited Recurve
  • 900 Round Sunday Barebow
  • 900 Round Sunday Bowhunter
  • 900 Round Sunday Bowhunter Freestyle-Limited
  • 900 Round Sunday Bowhunter Freestyle
  • 900 Round Sunday Traditional
  • 900 Round Sunday Longbow
  • 28 Target Field Freestyle
  • 28 Target Field Freestyle Limited
  • 28 Target Field Freestyle Limited Recurve
  • 28 Target Field Barebow
  • 28 Target Field Bowhunter
  • 28 Target Field Bowhunter Freestyle-Limited
  • 28 Target Field Bowhunter Freestyle
  • 28 Target Field Traditional
  • 28 Target Field Longbow
  • 25 Target 3-D Freestyle
  • 25 Target 3-D Freestyle Limited
  • 25 Target 3-D Freestyle Limited Recurve
  • 25 Target 3-D Barebow
  • 25 Target 3-D Bowhunter
  • 25 Target 3-D Bowhunter Freestyle-Limited
  • 25 Target 3-D Bowhunter Freestyle
  • 25 Target 3-D Traditional
  • 25 Target 3-D Longbow

Entry Requirements

  1. Pre-registration entry fee is $30 and includes an official Sunshine State Games t-shirt. NO refunds. On-site registration entry fee is $35.  NO refunds.  Only cash, checks and money orders will be accepted for on-site registration. Day of Registration Participants are not guaranteed an Athlete Shirt.
  2. All pre-registration entries must be received by June 2, 2018. Register online by June 6, 2018 at www.flasports.com.
  3. Each applicant must complete an Individual Entry Form and Waiver of Liability or register online at flasports.com.
  4. It is the responsibility of the applicant to confirm their registration by visiting flasports.com or calling toll-free 866-FL-GAMES (866-354-2637).
  5. Archers may compete in only one event each day.
  6. No pre-qualifying required.
  7. Age as of date for NFAA competition is as of Saturday, June 9, 2018
  8. Age as of date for the 720 round (USA Archery Rules) is as of birthdate in 2018.

Format

900 Round, Field Round and Marked 3-D Divisions

Male and Female – Pee Wee (7 and under); Cub (8-11); Youth (12-14); Young Adult (15-17); Adult (18+); Senior (50+); Silver Senior (60+); Master Senior (70+). Ages are determined by the archer’s age on Saturday, June 14, 2018.

720 Round Divisions

Male and Female – Bowman (12 and under); Cub (14 and under); Cadet (16 and under); Junior (18 and under); Adult (18+); 50+ Master (50+); 60+ Master (60+); 70+ Master (70+). Ages are determined as of birthdate in 2018.

Styles for Field, 900 and Marked 3-D

  • Freestyle: All types of bows (compound/recurves) except crossbows; any sight system, mechanical release aids allowed.
  • Freestyle Limited: Same as Freestyle except no release aids allowed.
  • Freestyle Limited Recurve: Same as Freestyle limited except no compound bows and equipment must conform to FITA rules.
  • Barebow: All types of bows except crossbows; no mechanical release aids; no sights; National Field Archery Association (NFAA) rules apply.
  • *Bowhunter: Maximum 12″ stabilizer, single anchor point, no sights; IFAA rules apply.
  • *Bowhunter Freestyle-Limited: Rules same as Bowhunter except fixed-pin sights allowed. (IFAA rules apply)
  • Bowhunter Freestyle: Rules same as Bowhunter Freestyle Limited except mechanical release aids allowed.
  • *Longbow: NFAA rules apply.
  • *Traditional: Rules same as Bowhunter except no compound bows.
  • Crossbow: NFAA rules apply. Adult only.

* Youth, Young Adult, Adult and Senior Only.

Styles for 720 Round

  • Olympic Recurve: Same as Freestyle Limited except no compound bows are allowed and bow must be configured in conformance with FITA/National Archery Association (NAA) rules.
  • Olympic Compound Release: Same as Freestyle except bow weight is limited to 60lbs. and no electronic equipment allowed.
  • Olympic Compound Fingers: Same as Olympic Compound Release except no release aides allowed.
  • Olympic Barebow: Same as Barebow except no compound bows, no draw checks and no stabilizers.

Sports Rules

As established by the FAA, NFAA and NAA under direction of the Florida Archery Association.

Hotel Information

CLICK HERE for Hotel Information.

Registration

CLICK HERE to register online for the 2018 Sunshine State Games Archery

CLICK HERE to download the registration form (Excel sheet) to register by mail.

FSF Staff Contact
Karissa Pendleton
(850) 298-6628 or Kpendleton@flasports.com

State Director
Tim Austin: (352) 332-1969 or flarchery@earthlink.net
Bob Jones: (352) 563-5732 or bobjones-FAA@tampabay.rr.com

Directors of Shooting
900 Round: Bob Jones, (352) 563-5732
Field: Oliver Austin, (850) 309-1918
3-D: James Pettitt, (305) 545-5829
720 Round: Bill Coulter (954) 292-4310