TOURNAMENT DATES: 7-8 November 2009
HOSTING CLUB: Central Florida Archers
RANGE LOCATION: Fort Meade, Florida
RANGE MAP : MAP
DRESS CODE: It's simple - no camo -- any color top,
white or dark blue bottoms (blue jeans are allowed for FITA Field, just not for FITA Indoor).
BOW WEIGHT: Compound bows are restricted to 60# draw weight maximum!
ARROW SIZE: Arrows are
to a maximum of 9.3 mm shaft diameter. With aluminum shafts, this would
include all shafts of 23 diameter except the 2317. Shafts
produced in the 23 size
category and legal under the 9.3 mm rule are the 2312, 2314, and 2315 (as of 1 April 2001). Anything larger is not legal.
is limited to recurve bows. (Compound Barebow shooters will be
Compound-Fingers). [Unbraced bow complete with accessories must
capable of passing through a hole or ring of 12.2cm inside diameter +/-
0.5mm] (that's approximately 4.8
inches) -- No stabilizers and no draw checks (no clickers).
DIRECTIONS: The range is located 3.5 miles south of Ft. Meade on Highway 17 south.
SEND REGISTRATION FORM AND CHECK TO: Florida Archery Association, Timothy O. Austin (Sec/Treas), 1710 S W 76th Ter, Gainesville FL 32607-3418. Phone (352) 332-1969 or (352) 332-1914. Email: email@example.com
PRE-REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Mailed entries should be postmarked by November 1, 2009.
LATE-REGISTRATION: Phoned registrations through 5 November 2009 accepted for a $2 surcharge payable at shoot. Registration at the shoot requires full late fee at registration address or at range on Saturday.
SHOOTING SCHEDULE: Talk at 8:00, shoot at 8:30. We will shoot 2 24 target FITA Field round on Saturday and 1 on Sunday (12 marked and 12 unmarked each round - three arrows per target).
LUNCH: Drinks and food will be available at the shoot.
Other hotels in the area. Prices are very old.
Best Western Motel 863-773-2378
at 2727 Hwy 17, Bowling Green,
Florida... about 4 miles South of the range. The
AAA (and the AARP) Rate there is $80.99/night wich works out to $86.66
including tax. Current Rate for Nov 2009.
Fort Meade Motel, 220 Charleston Ave N, Ft Meade (5 miles north of range) 863/285-8040. Rates: $40.00 - 1 bed, $50.00 - 2 beds, $60.00 - 2 bedrooms.
Super 8 Motel, 2525 SR60, Mulberry (20 miles north west of range) 863/425-2500. Rates: $60.00 - 2 dbl beds.
Colonial Arms in Wauchula (south of range) 863/773-9758
Footed Tub (Bed and Breakfast) Fort Green 877/664-8989 or 863/767-8989.
CAMPING SITE INFO:
Prices are very old.
Central Florida Archers has primitive camping on the range (no water and no power)
Hammock Lk Mobile Home Park, 1801 HWY 17, Ft Meade (1.5 miles north of range) 863/285-9560. They have water and power hook up but no toilet facilities. Rate is $17.50 per night.
River Valley RV Resort, 2555 HWY 17, Wauchula (15 miles south of range) 863/773-0088. They have water and power hook-up, as well as restroom facilities. Rate is $20.00 per night.
NAA or NFAA membership required. Styles and Divisions
will be in accordance with NAA rules. Pre-registration “no-shows” will receive refund less $2 processing fee.
President - Wilbur Duncan 863/533-6424
VP - Cecil Keen 863/285-9304
Secretary - Katherin Branch 863/648-0049
Treasurer - Mike Branch 863/644-1707
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