Registration / rules
Only archers who are members of an Association affiliated to IFAA, holding a valid score/classification card may attend the WBHC 2017.
All participants must show their IFAA score/classification card at bowcheck. Archers without such card cannot shoot in the tournament.
The number of parcours is limited to 8. No more than 1680 archers are allowed according to the IFAA Book of Rules.
2 x IFAA Unmarked Animal Round (3 arrow-round in which a maximum of three arrows may be shot)
1 x IFAA 3D Standard Round (2 arrows-round in which two arrows must be shot to each target)
1 x IFAA 3D Hunting Round (1 arrow round)
All the ranges will be built with 3D targets
The competition will take place from Monday 19.06.2017 until Friday 23.06.2017. Each shooting group will have a day off.
Shooting styles and Divisions
All IFAA divisions and shooting styles are allowed. If you have doubts about your division or style, please read the IFAA Book of Rules, available here.
Divisions (male and female):
Veterans 55+ years (born before 19th June 1962)
Adults 19+ years (born before 19th June 1998)
Young adults 17 – 18 years (born between 19th June 1998 and 18th June 2000)
Juniors 13 – 16 years (born between 19th June 2000 and 18th June 2004)
Cubs under 13 years (born after 19th June 2004)
Participants in the Veteran, Young adult, Junior and Cub divisions shall require showing proof of age as on the first shooting day of the tournament. Veteran division is not mandatory.
Barebow Recurve (BBR) - all divisions
Barebow Compound (BBC) - all divisions
Freestyle Limited Recurve (FSR) - all divisions
Freestyle Limited Compound (FSC) - all divisions
Freestyle Unlimited (FU) - all divisions
Longbow (LB) - all divisions
Bowhunter Recurve (BHR) - no cubs allowed
Bowhunter Compound (BHC) - no cubs allowed
Bowhunter Limited (BL) - no cubs allowed
Bowhunter Unlimited (BU) - no cubs allowed
Historical Bow (HB) - only adult division
Professional Unlimited (PFU) - only adult division
Professional Limited Recurve (PFSR) - only adult division
Professional Limited Compound (PFSC) - only adult division
Hereafter the full chart from the IFAA Book of Rules with Divisions and Styles