Equipment Checklist

Below is a recommended list of equipment you should have on the day of an Indoor Archery Competition. You should have spares available of all major kit such as bosses, in case anything goes wrong. With smaller kit, it is often quicker to have replacements than to attempt repairs, Please ensure all equipment is of standard expected for a competition.

  • Bosses.
  • Stands.
  • Appropriate floor protection from stands (e.g. mats).
  • Safety Net.
  • Shooting Line/Waiting Line (easily done with masking tape).
  • Safety Signs.
  • Direction Signs.
  • Seating (preferred but not required).
  • Target Pins
  • 60cm Portsmouth Faces
  • Score Cards.
  • Whistle.
  • Pens.
  • Clipboards.
  • Red Pens For Judges.
  • GNAS Rules Of Shooting.
  • Calculator (for your ease in checking score cards).
  • Spreadsheet or similar for compilation of scores.
  • Toolbox (this is not mandatory, as clubs should provide their own equipment, but is often helpful in ensuring any equipment failures are dealt with as rapidly as possible)
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