JANUARY 27-28-29, 2023
Arkansas State Fairgrounds-Little Rock
EVENT INFO • BOW SHOOT
Bring your bow and enter the 3D Pop-Up Bow Shoot Tournament!
BOW SHOOT CONTACT INFORMATION
Clarence Taylor -Team Bowmasters
The Bow Shoot is open all hours of the Classic.
Friday & Saturday: Practice & Qualifying Rounds
Sunday: Finals and Team Shoot ONLY
Located in the Arkansas Building
BOW SHOOT ENTRY FEES
Practice Rounds - 2 FOR $15.00
Bow-Hunter - $25.00 (Two Rounds)
Teen and Pre-Teen - $15.00
Team - $20.00 (Two People)
BOW SHOOT DIVISIONS
Bow-hunter - Fixed pin with no magnifying,
12 inch or less stabilizer. V-bar is considered a stabilizer.
Teen - ages 13, 14, and 15
Pre-teen - ages 12 and under
BOW SHOOT FORMAT
Each competitor will shoot TWO (2) rounds from an elevated platform from a tree stand. The two (2) rounds will be added together for a total score. The total score will be used to rank the top eight (8) or sixteen (16) shooters in each division. If there are 30 shooters or less in a division, 8 shooters will advance to the elimination round; if there are 31 or more shooters in a division, 16 shooters will advance. The shooters advancing to the elimination round will be placed in a heads up, single elimination round in the following order: 1 vs. 8, 2 vs. 7, etc. If there are 16 in the elimination round it will be: 1 vs. 16, 2 vs. 15, etc.
BOW SHOOT RULES
Shooters are only allowed 7 arrows in the tree stand. A dropped arrow may not be retrieved by anyone.
If a shooter has equipment failure during a round and stops before completing the round, that round will be re-shot. If a shooter completes a round and then discovers equipment failure that roundscore will stand. If Bowmasters of Arkansas has equipment failure during a round, the round will be re-shot. If Bowmasters of Arkansas must stop a round due to some unforeseeable problem, the round will be re-shot.
The maximum draw weight allowed is 80 pounds. Then minimum arrow weight allowed is 5 grains per pound of draw weight. Scoring will be 14, 12, 10, 8 AND 5. All ties in the qualifying rounds will be broken by Bowmasters of Arkansas personnel. In the case of identical ties, and all ties in the finals, the ties will be broken by a shoot off round. You may shoot in more than one division provided you shoot equipment common to that division. A shooter may not shoot in both Advanced and Bow-hunter divisions. No range finding devices will be allowed in the shooting area. A shooter may re-enter the tournament FIVE (5) times. If the shooter re-enters, his/her initial score will be erased and the following score will count. NO EXCEPTIONS. Shooters will be allowed to re-enter as time permits. The consumption of alcohol before or during a tournament will be grounds for immediate disqualification from the tournament.