2017 3rd Annual Texas Cup (Star Fita)
Belt Buckles awarded for top 3 in each division. All Joad participants will be recognized.
Hosted by: North Dallas JOAD
Host Location: Texas Archery Academy
WHEN: January 20-22, 2017
WHAT: Adult Lines: A double FITA I (60 arrows at 18 meters on a 40 centimeter face) at two separate times for adults and youths shooting the adult round.
JOAD Line: All archers will shoot a single FITA I (60 arrows at 18 meters), except Yeoman (30 arrows at 9 meters on a 60cm target face). All compound archers will shoot a 40cm target face (Bowman and Cubs score outer 10-ring; Cadets and Junior score inner 10- ring). For Recurve archers: Bowman and Cubs will shoot a 60cm target face; Cadets and Juniors will shoot a 40cm target face.
WHERE: The 2017 Texas Cup will be held at Texas Archery Academy. Texas Archery Academy is located at 600B Accent Drive, Plano TX 75075. The Academy is located in the same parking lot as the PGA Superstore.
SHOOTING TIMES: JOAD line -Saturday at 1 p.m.
All other divisions: (Choose two of the following) Friday 6 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m., Saturday 6 p.m., Sunday 9 a.m.
COST: $43 for the double FITA I portion; $35 for the JOAD single FITA Registration; Use the following link to register.
FOR MORE INFO CONTACT: North Dallas JOAD at: NDJoad@gmail.com Tournament Director: Chris Kamilar at (972) 768-4622
ENTRY DEADLINE: January 11th, 2017. Late registration 1/12 to 1/19 an additional $15
Entries will be accepted on a space available basis after the deadline with a $15 late fee. Space on each line is limited, so get your entry in early to be guaranteed a time slot. You may email a request to have a space held. Space will be held for one week. If payment is not received by then, the space will be given to people on the waiting list if there is a waiting list at that point.
THERE WILL BE NO ONSITE REGISTRATION!!! HOST HOTEL: Ramada Inn at 75 and 190. 1 800 345-2995
NAA official dress code will be enforced – no blue jeans or camo. College teams and JOAD clubs can wear their club uniform.
*Novice Division is for those who are collegiate archers that have been shooting for only 1 year or less. All other collegiate archers with more than 1 year experience must register in their appropriate junior/senior division. (If you want to shoot in an unlisted division, just let me know and we will add it).
AGE Classifications Yeoman through 8th year of age (shoot 9 meters)
Bowman through 12th year of age Cub through 14th year of age Cadet thru 17th year of age Junior thru 20th year of age
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You will be asked to sign the following release at the tournament. All archers are required to complete the WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND ASSUMPTION OF RISK before they will be allowed to participate.
In consideration of me being allowed to participate in any way in any “Activity” with The National Archery Association (USA Archery) of the US, I agree to the following:
1. I UNDERSTAND DANGERS may be caused by my own actions, or inaction’s, the actions or inaction’s of others participating in the Activity, and the condition.
I understand the nature of The National Archery Association of the US activities and acknowledge my experience and capabilities and believe I am qualified to participate in such Activity. I further acknowledge that I am aware that the activity will be conducted in facilities open to the public during the Activity. I further agree and warrant that if, at any time, I believe conditions to be unsafe, I will immediately discontinue further participation of the Activity.
2. I FULLY UNDERSTAND that activities involve risks and dangers of SERIOUS BODILY INJURY, INCLUDING PERMANENT DISABILITY, PARALYSIS AND DEATH (“Risks); These Risks in which the Activity takes place or THE NEGLIGENCE OF THE “RELEASES” NAMED BELOW;
c. There may be other risks and social and economic losses either not known to me or not readily foreseeable at this time; and I FULLY ACCEPT AND ASSUME ALL SUCH RISKS AND ALL RESPONSIBILITY FOR LOSSES, COSTS, AND DAMAGES incurred as a result of my participation in the Activity.
3. I HEREBY RELEASE, DISCHARGE, COVENANT NOT TO SUE, AND AGREE TO HOLD HARMLESS The National Archery Association of the US, their respective administrators, directors, agents, officers, volunteers, and employees, Texas Archery Academy their respective administrators, directors, agents, officers, volunteers, and the tournament organizers and volunteers, other participants, any sponsors, advertisers, and if applicable, owners and lessors of premises on which the Activity takes place (each considered one of the “Releasees” herein) from all liability, claims, demands, losses, or damages on account caused or alleged to be caused in whole or in part by the negligence of the “Releasees” or otherwise, including negligent rescue operations and further agree that if, despite this release, I, or anyone on my behalf makes a claim against any of the Releasees named above, I WILL INDEMNIFY, SAVE AND HOLD HARMLESS EACH OF THE RELEASEES FROM ANY LITIGATION EXPENSES, ATTORNEY FEES, LOSS LIABILITY, DAMAGE OR COST ANY MAY INCUR AS THE RESULT OF ANY SUCH CLAIM.
I HAVE READ THIS AGREEMENT, FULLY UNDERSTAND IT’S TERMS, UNDERSTAND THAT I HAVE GIVEN UP SUBSTANTIAL RIGHTS BY SIGNING IT AND HAVE SIGNED IT FREELY AND WITHOUT ANY INDUCEMENT OR ASSURANCE OF ANY NATURE AND INTEND IT TO BE COMPLETE AND UNCONDITIONAL RELEASE OF ALL LIABILITY TO THE GREATEST EXTENT ALLOWED BY THE LAW AND AGREE THAT IF ANY PORTION OF THIS
AGREEMENT IS HELD INVALID THAT THE BALANCE, NOTWITHSTANDING, SHALL CONTINUE IN FULL FORCE AND EFFECT.
By Signing below I give my photo release and sign the Waiver and Release Liability and Assumption of Risk Agreement.
Printed Name of Participant** ____________________Signature of Participant_______________________ Printed Name of Witness________________________Signature of Witness_________________________
**If archer is under 18 years of age, Parent or guardian must also read waiver and sign.
Printed Name of Parent/Guardian_________________Signature of Parent/Guardian___________________ Date__________________
Note: Every athlete must have a signed waiver on file with the tournament.