Indoor Club Tournament 2020

Indoor Club Tournament

Sunday 8th March 2020

Assembly (ready to shoot) at 13:15, Sighters at 13:30

Once again we are shooting the unique BA 720.
For those new to the club, it isn't the British Airways flight between London Heathrow and Zurich, its an indoor round invented for Blue Arrows, by Blue arrows and works as follows:

It may sound strange, but we shoot an outdoor round - Indoors!  How? you may well ask? This is what we will be doing.

As you know when we shoot a round outdoors, targets are at different distances. Starting with the longest first and getting shorter as the round goes on. The target face therefore is at its smallest at the longer distances and bigger as it gets closer.

We can replicate that indoors by putting on different size faces all at the same distance. Small target faces first and then moving to bigger ones as the round progresses.
This is how it will work:

2 dozen arrows (shot in 3's) at 20yds on a 40cm face.
2 dozen arrows (shot in 3's) at 20yds on a 60cm face.
2 dozen arrows (shot in 3's) at 20yds on an 80cm face.

There will be breaks in between as target faces are changed just like outdoors when bosses are moved.

Everyone can reach 20yds and will be a great challenge on the smaller faces but it will become easier as the faces increase in size. Or will it???

It will be shot in a normal competition environment so will give those that have not experienced an indoor comp before a chance to get familiar with how they work.

For those new to competitions, assembly means you have your bow set up and ready to start shooting once the briefing has been completed.

The Hall is open at 12:00 with assembly at 1.15pm. There will be one round of sighters at 13:30 and shooting will start immediately afterwards.

Any volunteers to arrive from 12:00 to set up would be very much appreciated. 
Anyone wanting to enter the Indoor Competition, please register here.
You will be sent an email to confirm you place.  You'll also get a link should you need to cancel (not that you'll need it!).
Registration is now open and will remain so until 17:00 on Friday 28th February.
The more the merrier

Event Properties

Event Date 1:15 pm 08/03/2020
Event End Date 5:30 pm 08/03/2020
Registration Start Date 8:00 am 20/01/2020
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 26
Cut off date 5:00 pm 28/02/2020
Location Northgate Sports Centre

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