Blind Veterans UK Bowmen formerly St Dunstans

Metric outdoor rounds

Metric rounds Scoring is 10,9,8,7,6,5,4,3,2,1

Two faces are used either 80cm face or 122cm face

The first set of rounds are the FITA rounds. The Gentlemen and Ladies FITA is shot in four sets of 3 dozen arrows. For the gentlemen the first two distances are 90 metres and 70 metres with a 122cm face. The second two distances are 50 metres and 30 metres with an 80cm face. For the ladies the first two distances are 70 metres and 60 metres with a 122cm face. . The second two distances are 50 metres and 30 metres with an 80cm face. The half FITA for gentlemen and ladies is the same distances and faces as the full FITA but with one and a half dozen arrows at each distance.

The second set of metric rounds are shot in sets of 3 dozen arrows at four distances. A metric 1 is shot at 70 metres and 60 metres on a 122cm face and then 50 metres and 30 metres on an 80cm face. A metric 2 is shot at 60 metres and 50 metres on a 122cm face and then 40 metres and 30 metres on an 80cm face. A metric 3 is shot at 50 metres and 40 metres on a 122cm face and then 30 metres and 20 metres on an 80cm face. A metric 4 is shot at 40 metres and 30 metres on a 122cm face and then 20 metres and 10 metres on an 80cm face. A metric 5 is shot at 30 metres and 20 metres on a 122cm face and then 15 metres and 10 metres on an 80cm face.

The third set of metric rounds are shot in sets of 3dozen arrows at two distances all on a 122cm face. A Long Metric gentlemen is shot at 90 metres and 70 metres. A Long Metric ladies is shot at 70 metres and 60 metres. A Long Metric 1 is shot at 70 metres and 60 metres. A Long Metric 2 is shot at 60 metres and 50 metres. A Long Metric 3 is shot at 50 metres and 40 metres. A Long Metric 4 is shot at 40 metres and 30 metres. A Long Metric 5 is shot at 30 metres and 20 metres.

The fourth set of metric rounds are shot in sets of 3dozen arrows at two distances all on an 80cm face. A Short Metric is shot at 50 metres and 30 metres. A Short Metric 1 is shot at 50 metres and 30 metres. A Short Metric 2 is shot at 40 metres and 30 metres. A Short Metric 3 is shot at 30 metres and 20 metres. A Short Metric 4 is shot at 20 metres and 10 metres. A Short Metric 5 is shot at 15 metres and 10 metres.

The fifth set of metric rounds are shot in sets of one and a half dozen arrows at four distances. A Half metric 1 is shot at 70 metres and 60 metres on a 122cm face and then 50 metres and 30 metres on an 80cm face. A Half metric 2 is shot at 60 metres and 50 metres on a 122cm face and then 40 metres and 30 metres on an 80cm face. A Half metric 3 is shot at 50 metres and 40 metres on a 122cm face and then 30 metres and 20 metres on an 80cm face. A Half metric 4 is shot at 40 metres and 30 metres on a 122cm face and then 20 metres and 10 metres on an 80cm face. A Half metric 5 is shot at 30 metres and 20 metres on a 122cm face and then 15 metres and 10 metres on an 80cm face.

A FITA 900 is shot in three sets of two and a half dozen arrows on a 122cm face. The distances are 60 metres, 50 metres and 40 metres.

A FITA 70n is shot in one set of six dozen arrows on a 122cm face. The distance is 70 metres.

A FITA Standard is shot in two sets of three dozen arrows on a 122cm face. The target is set at 50 metres and 30 metres. There is also a Frostbite round traditionally in the winter season. It consists of 3 dozen arrows on a 80cm face at 30metres.

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