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Frequently Asked Questions

Questions & Answers


What National Competitions do you hold?

We currently hold two Championship events each year. The first is the 3D Champs (held on Bank Holiday weekend at the end of May) and the second is the National Champs held on the 3rd weekend in September.

Are there any entry requirements to compete at the National Champs?

You must be a full adult or full junior member with current membership to apply to enter the the Nationals or 3Ds. If you have shot an NFAS National Champs (either Nationals or 3Ds) before then you are eligible to enter. If you haven't shot an NFAS Champs before then you will need to provide 3 signed cards from 3 different shoots (not different clubs) in the style you intend to shoot at your first 3Ds or Nationals. An archer can submit 3 signed cards on different dates from the same club (as long as it's not the said member's club). A ?Statement of Attendance' is not acceptable. Please contact the Champs administrator by email if you have a specific query (either or

Can I walk round a Champs course?

Yes as long as you are a current NFAS member. All walkers and shoot guardians must be booked in in advance (on the entry form) and must provide details of the archer that they will be accompanying.

How do I qualify to be part of a team at the Nationals?

To qualify as a member of a team at the National Championships an archer must be registered with the NFAS Membership Secretary as a member of the club they wish to shoot for. This must be no less than 90 days prior to the first day of the National Championships taking place. Full team rules are provided with the Team Entry Form.