Merlin Field Archers
(and Paradox Archers)
OPEN MARKED WA FIELD
UK RECORD STATUS
Date: Sunday 13th October 2019
Venue: Merlin Melbourne Rd, Ashby-de-la-Zouch LE65 1RS, UK
(Map to be issued with the Target List)
Round: WA Marked Field Round
Lady Paramount: TBC
Chairman of Judges: Kieran Dexter
Judges: David Leech and AN Other
Programme: Assembly at 10.00am – Start shooting 10:30am Practice Targets
available from 9.00am.
Entries: The closing date for entries is 6th October 2018 – spaces limited to 96 archers.
Entry Fees £10 Senior, £7 Junior. Cheques payable to “Merlin Archery”
Bank Details for email entry available upon request
Archery GB Membership Cards will be required to be shown for insurance purposes.
Archery GB Dress regulations do not apply – please dress appropriately for the
weather – bright colour is recommended for a field shoot
Directions: Will be issued in the week prior to the shoot with the Target List.
Awards: will be made as follows:.
Medals will be awarded in each recognised Archery GB division on an Open basis, and will be
dependent on the number of entries in the division.
1 or 2 entries – 1 medal
3 to 4 entries – 2 medals
5 or more entries – 3 medals
Shoot format and course: The course will comprise 24 targets (The Merlin course has 28
targets, but only 24 will be used)
All Juniors may shoot the appropriate peg for their age and bow class, or may shoot from a
colour of peg that is of greater distance than that specified. For the awards all Juniors age groups
will be taken together in each division.
The pegs for each classification and age group will be as follows:
Senior Recurve and Compound Limited and Unlimited will shoot RED pegs
Senior Barebow, Traditional, Longbow and American Flat Bow will shoot BLUE pegs
Juniors (both Boys and Girls) to shoot the appropriate pegs as follows:
o Recurve Freestyle Juniors – U18 Red Pegs, U15 Blue Pegs U12 White Pegs
Barebow, Traditional, Longbow, American Flat Bow Juniors and Compound
Barebow – U18 Blue Pegs, U15 Blue Pegs U12 White Pegs
o Compound Limited and Unlimited Juniors – U18 Red Pegs, U15 Red Pegs U12
All butts on the course will be layered foam.
Refreshments: Hot and cold refreshments will be available to purchase and this will again be
confirmed on the Target List
Drug testing: ‘Record Status Shoots will be liable for drug testing and competitors approached to
give samples must comply: If they refuse, that refusal will be treated as a positive result. The
signature of a Parent or Legal Guardian consenting to a junior archer being tested for drugs is
required if they will not be attending (NOTE This must be Parent or Legal Guardian – a senior
archer accompanying the child cannot give this consent.). An address should also be provided
where they can be contacted in case of problems. (See Entry Form)
Photography: Forms will be available for completion on the day for registering the name and
contact details of anyone wishing to use photographic/filming equipment (including mobile phone