14, Jul, 2017
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Selection Policy now available and T'Shirt Design Competition!
Selection Policy The Selection Policy and Criteria for the 2018 Trans-Tasman Test is now available for all Juniors wishing to...

11, Jul, 2017
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Congratulations Barbara Scott!
Archery NZ is proud to announce that Barbara Scott has been selected to represent Archery NZ at the 2017 World Championships...

29, Jun, 2017
For tournaments conducted in New Zealand it is accepted that camouflage equipment, including bows, and associated accessories...

09, Jun, 2017
Congratulations archers!
Darren Day & Mike Savage have been selected for the World Archery World 3D Champs in Robion, France in September 2017 -...

01, Jun, 2017
Last Round Results and Final Standings for the Teams Postal 2016-17
Hi All So here are the results for this years Teams Postal League, sorry for the wait. So starting at Division 6 This had...

01, Jun, 2017
Under Downloads
The Selection Policy and Criteria for the 2018 Youth Olympic Games is now available. All Archers interested need to note that...

19, May, 2017
Archery NZ takes great pleasure in announcing an archery Team as par of the wider New Zealand Team for the 2017 Summer...

19, May, 2017
Archery New Zealand 2017 Youth National Championships 30 September – 5 October
It gives me great pleaure to extend this invitation to all Youth Archers (both local and international), to enter the Archery...

12, May, 2017
Results for the Royle Hutton Shoot 2017
Apologies for the delay in the final scores for this event.  For the future can clubs remind their members that only fully...

09, May, 2017
Team Official/s for the International University Sports Federation (FISU) Summer Universiades 2017 to be held in Taipei, Chinese Taipei from 20th to 24th August 2017.
Archery NZ has archers meeting qualification requirements for this event, however we can not select an Archery Team as the the...

27, Apr, 2017
Links to results for the Archery events for all Venues for Day Four.
For links to the results of the World Masters Games 2017, you can view either: World Masters Games website

26, Apr, 2017
Links to results for the Archery events for all Venues for Day Three.
For links to the results of the World Masters Games 2017, you can view either: World Masters Games website

25, Apr, 2017

Urgent Call for Team Officials for 2017 World Championships

Archery NZ are urgently seeking registrations of interest from those who are keen on being team officials to accompany archers...

25, Apr, 2017
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Highlights from Day One
The World Masters Games in Auckland started with more shoot-offs for position that the organisers had bargained for. With over...

24, Apr, 2017
Links to results for the Archery events for all Venues for Day Two.
For links to the results of the World Masters Games 2017, you can view either: World Masters Games website

23, Apr, 2017
Links to results for the Archery events for all Venues for Day One.
For links to the results of the World Masters Games 2017, you can view either: World Masters Games website

21, Apr, 2017
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The Archery at the World Masters Games 2017 is set to thrill as athletes start arriving in Auckland.
Practice sessions have been filling up and local legends have been rubbing shoulders with some of the world’s best....

19, Apr, 2017

Archery New Zealand would officially like to invite archers from World Archery Oceania to participate in the 2017 Indoor Postal League Series.

The Indoor league series is a 15 week postal event where archers can shoot an 18m, 30 arrow round (specifically the Vegas...

16, Apr, 2017
The World Archery Marked Field Round at the World Masters Games 2017 will fall within the qualifying period for the World...

13, Apr, 2017
This Archery NZ affiliated competition will be starting on the 1 st of May and offers 8 fortnightly periods for and new and...

12, Apr, 2017

Expressions of Interest Sought for Hosting of National Outdoor Tournaments 

Based on the results of the recent ballot, the Board of Archery NZ is calling for expressions of interest from clubs to host...

12, Apr, 2017
Notice of the Ballot results for the changes to the Outdoor National Championships and Selection Panel
The following sets out the results of the latest ballot undertaken by the Archery NZ Board.  A total of 141 votes (35.7% of...

10, Apr, 2017
Call for Team Officials 2017 International Events
2017 is shaping up to be a big year for international archery events, and Archery NZ are now seeking registrations of interest...

08, Apr, 2017
Thanks ChronoTir for your support!
Chronotir has been used in many archery events for many years, and this April it will be a part of the World Masters Games in...

08, Apr, 2017
Dates announced!
Archery New Zealand is pleased to confirm that Rotorua Archery Club will host the 2017 Youth National Championships from 30 th...

06, Apr, 2017

Archery NZ thanks ELEVEN Targets for their great co-operation and generosity in supporting this event.

With over 300 archers coming to New Zealand for the World Masters Games in two weeks, Archery NZ needed to provide them...

05, Apr, 2017
Archery NZ has the opportunity for archers born between 1st January 2001 and 31st December 2003 to compete in the Youth...

05, Apr, 2017
Download a copy of the World Archery Newsletter
The World Archery newsletter "The Gazette" for March has been published. Review articles on the Gender Champions Initiative, a...

24, Mar, 2017
Updates to the Tournament Regulations.
Please click on the link below to review the updated Tournament Regulations, which can also be found under Downloads....

21, Mar, 2017
Please find an notice regarding a recent review of the Archery NZ dress code  and associated amendment to the Tournament regulations -  which will become effective 1 April.
Please find an notice regarding a recent review of the Archery NZ dress code  and associated amendment to the Tournament...

20, Mar, 2017

Could This Be You?


Date 3, 4 and 5 June 2017

Location: Wellington

This course is open to coaches from all regions.

Following the successful roll-out of Foundation and Development Coach courses across New Zealand, the ArcheryNZ Performance...

16, Mar, 2017
An update for members about the Development Squad team shirt.
The Board of Archery NZ meet over the weekend of 11 th & 12 th March for a general board meeting.  During this meeting...

06, Mar, 2017

Board Meeting Minutes

24 January 2017

PDF Minutes 

06, Mar, 2017

Request for World Master Games helpers to assemble the ranges.

Archery at WMG was the first sport to sell out and we have a great response
for volunteers helping out on the days of the events.  The local archery
team and now looking for anyone who missed out on the opportunity to
volunteer during the event, but still want to help.

The team could do with a group of willing people to help setup the indoor and outdoor ranges. There is no need to fill in any...

23, Feb, 2017
Selection Policies for a New Zealand Development Team to the Pacific Mini Games, Vanuatu 2017 & Representative Team to the "INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY SPORTS FEDERATION SUMMER UNIVERSIADES 2017" & accompanying "UTSNZ Eligibility and Participation in International Events.
Please note that the requirement to shoot the Archery NZ National Outdoor Target Championship 2017 has been waived due to the...

17, Feb, 2017
The Rotorua Archery Club would like to advise that the Sulphur City Double 720 & Match Play event on 4 & 5 March, now includes a 60m line for Cadet & Master archers.
Please see the ANZ calendar for more information.

10, Feb, 2017

ArcheryNZ still on the lookout for 

  • Treasurer Role 
  • Ballot Officer
  • Trophy Steward
  • Privacy Officer 



For a details position description please see here and apply :)

10, Feb, 2017

A big congradualtions to all the clubs that managed to place scores in for last year's Ryan and Fraser shield shoots. See Results below:




27, Jan, 2017
Manawatu Archery Club (MAC) is hosting the 2017 Indoor Nationals.
This year we will be shooting two 18m rounds. More information and official entry forms will come out at the end of Feb The...

15, Jan, 2017

Updates from the 2017 Annual General Meeting of Archery NZ

Full Document: PDF Update

Archery NZ Announces New Board The Annual General Meeting of Archery NZ was held at Trentham as part of the Outdoor...

30, Dec, 2016

Following the successful roll-out of Foundation and Development Coach courses across New Zealand, the ArcheryNZ Performance Coach course is now available for members who are enthusiastic about developing athletes to perform in competitions.

Full Details found here: LINK

25, Dec, 2016
With the AGM and Commission meetings scheduled for the first week in January, members are reminded of their rights to participate in some/all of those meetings.
Extract from the Administration Rules 2016   - Rights of Members a) Full members are entitled to: (i) a membership...

25, Dec, 2016

Please note that the Archery NZ bank account with the ANZ Bank has now been closed and changed.

Any further deposits and payments must be made to the following account; Kiwibank account:  38-9015-0468141-01...

25, Dec, 2016
The Board of Archery New Zealand is writing to clarify an ongoing discussion regarding uniform design.
Here is an open letter from the Board in regard to Uniform Design.

16, Dec, 2016

This DFSNZ 2017 Clean Sport Handbook is now available for download and the Anti-doping policy has been updated for 2017.  


These can be found here:  Anti-doping Information

16, Dec, 2016

In memory of Royle Hutton

Open only to Archery New Zealand affiliated archers This postal shoot to be shot wet or fine on Waitangi Day  6 th...

14, Dec, 2016
The Archery NZ Selection Policy & Criteria for the World Archer World 3D Championships 2017 is now available.
    World Archery World 3D Selection Policy & Criteria   Please note that due to the lack of available...

27, Nov, 2016
The Final Entry information and entry form for the 8th World Crossbow Shooting Championships, 2017 has been posted on both the WCSA and Great Southern Archers websites.
The Final Entry information and entry form for the 8th World Crossbow Shooting Championships, 2017 has been posted on both...

27, Nov, 2016
The Final Entry information and entry form for the 8th World Crossbow Shooting Championships, 2017 has been posted on both the WCSA and Great Southern Archers websites.  visit
The Final Entry information and entry form for the 8th World Crossbow Shooting Championships, 2017 has been posted on both...

27, Nov, 2016

All those who received trophies at the National Outdoor Tournament 2016 are reminded that these need to be returned at the Nationals 2017
All those who received trophies at the National Outdoor Tournament 2016 are reminded that these need to be returned at...

23, Nov, 2016

1 October to 30 November 2016

Ryan and Fraser Shields results are due in next week - so this is the last weekend to pull a team together!

Rules: An Inter-club postal team shoot open to all clubs whose members are affiliated to Archery New Zealand. This...

19, Nov, 2016

Hi All

I will be officially stepping down as Archery NZ Webmaster from the end of this month.

Yiftach Swery is taking over that role, so he will post all upcoming results and articles for you.

Please send anything web-related to the official address and it will reach the right person (...

08, Nov, 2016
Photos taken at the IPC Hall of Fame posthumous inauguration of the late Neroli Fairhall. All photos courtesy of IPC.

06, Nov, 2016
UPDATE FROM THE ORGANISERS: We are excited to let you know that we have now reached 2076 entrants in the New Zealand Masters...

28, Oct, 2016
The Selection Policy & Criteria for World Archery World Championships 2017 is now available. DOWNLOAD HERE

28, Oct, 2016
Reminder! 74th Archery New Zealand Nationals & NZ Open entries are closing soon. Entries will close at 8am on...

18, Oct, 2016

Do you or someone you know have a disability?

Whether you want to be New Zealand's next Paralympic medallist, need advice regarding return to sport following serious injury, or would like to discover active living with a physical, visual or intellectual impairment, the ACC Paralympics New Zealand Open Days will allow you to experience Para-Sport and get involved!


ACC Paralympics New Zealand Open Days are free and open to all New Zealanders.  Meet a Paralympian, experience Para-Sport...

09, Oct, 2016
Archery NZ Selection Criteria is now available for Archery World Cup 2017  Stages 2, 3 & 4 Senior World Champs...

06, Oct, 2016

WADA has today published their Prohibited List for 2017.

 While there are very few changes it is important that your athletes and support personnel are aware of this information.



Below is a link to the web site which includes an introductory summary and links to the List and Summary of Modifications....

04, Oct, 2016
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Please find attached a poster promoting the upcoming ACC Paralympics New Zealand Open Days.

This is the first time New Zealanders have had such an exciting opportunity to explore and develop their relationship with Para-Sport and Paralympics New Zealand in such a hands on way: so please circulate amongst your contacts and networks.

Whether you have had previous involvement in Para-Sport or have limited to no knowledge or experience of Para-Sport the event will have something new for you to experience and learn.

Currently we have three events confirmed, we are in negations around the potential for this initiative to have a wider reach...

29, Sep, 2016
The Membership Fee Ballot results have been tallied and scrutinised.  Out of the 157 eligible votes, 131 members voted in...

27, Sep, 2016
In order to reward excellence and involvement in coaching in Archery New Zealand, an annual “ANZ Coach of the Year” award...

19, Sep, 2016

Please find below, the positions descriptions for the Archery NZ President and Treasurer roles on the Board.

Nominations for these roles are now being called for and the attached nomination form needs to be completed and returned to me (National Secretary) before 4 November 2017 please.

Can you please forward this information to your club members and encourage them to think seriously about how they may be able...

17, Sep, 2016
The Selection Policy & Criteria for the World Archery Youth Championships 2017 is now available. The scores reflect the...

15, Sep, 2016
Links to the recent Constitutional & Rule Ballot results and Report are found here: Constitutional & Rule Ballot...

14, Sep, 2016
Dear Colleagues   There are two major tournaments registered in the Wellington District for Labour Weekend 2016. Clearly...

13, Sep, 2016


Please note that entries for the 2016-17 Summer Postal League close 18 SEPTEMBER.

Each Club can enter up to 3 Teams of 3 people, Your teams for each month are determined by your ANZ members that shoot, with the top 3 scorers making up your top team, your next the second, etc.

The format for the Shoot is a Canadian 900, with 30 arrows shot at 55mtr, 30 at 45mtr and 30 at 35mtr. It is shot over 5...

13, Sep, 2016

September 2016

In preparation for the 2017 AGM of the Association, this is a reminder of the opportunity to submit proposals for consideration by the Board, and if necessary the AGM.

The AGM will take place on 4 January 2017 so the three months deadline for clubs to submit motions to amend the Archery NZ constitution and/or rules is 4 October 2016.

Due to the fact that changes proposed for the Constitution and Administration Rules at the AGM this year have only just been...

06, Sep, 2016

An invitation from Berlin Archery:

Ladies and gentlemen,

we hereby like to inform you about our International Archery Meeting, the “Berlin Open 2016”. The competition will take place from Friday, the 9th of December to Sunday, the 11th of December 2016 in Berlin, Germany.

We welcome all archers from all over the world heartily.

Especially junior archers will have a chance to meet top archers directly in competition.

This is a chance to take part in an international competition with mixed ages.



We would be glad, if you could inform your clubs and all interested members and archers of your association about the...

06, Sep, 2016

Archery New Zealand is now seeking nominations from Clubs to recognise members who have given outstanding service to towards Archery at a national level for at least 10 years.

Life Membership – is the most prestigious award is that given by Archery NZ.

Clubs need to forward nominations to the Secretary at on the Life Membership nomination form...

31, Aug, 2016

Applications are open for the 2017 intake for the US Scholarship program through the Oceania Australia Foundation.


Application are to be sent to . 2017 Scholarship Application (PDF Download)  

28, Aug, 2016

Archery NZ Board is happy to announce that the Ryan and Fraser Shields Postal Tournament will  be run for the period of 1 October to 30 November 2016. further information can be found in the attached notice.  All score sheets must be returned to the National Secretary by 10 December 2016.

Further information can be found in the attached notice.  All score sheets must be returned to the National Secretary by 10...

28, Aug, 2016
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New Zealand Masters Games - Key Notes for National Sporting Organisations
August 2016 New Zealand Masters Games The New Zealand Masters Games proudly continues to be the largest multi-sport event...

26, Aug, 2016
Please find attached a notice for all members to work with their clubs to nominate deserving folks for the annual Archery NZ...

16, Aug, 2016

Hi everyone,

On behalf of the 2016 organising committee, I would like to welcome you to Palmerston North for the 45th National Archery Indoor Championships being held at the B & M Ballroom at Central Energy Trust Arena (formerly Arena Manawatu).

Given that we have approximately 170 archers and two sessions on Saturday, I will provide some information to help make the...

11, Aug, 2016


The motions for the Constitutional & Rule changes required to support the outcome of the 2016 Restructure Ballot earlier this year.

The password to access the ballot on Friday 12th August has been emailed to those eligible to vote. 

Please check your spam/junk folders if you did not receive this, then if still not received, please email to advise of this.

Note that paper copies will be posted and should be received Saturday or Monday.

The Ballot to vote on these motions will open on the 12th August 2016 and close at 8pm on the 25th August 2016. As before...

09, Aug, 2016

The Board is pleased to announce that Trentham Camp Archery Club has agreed to once again host the Nationals 2017 in Upper Hutt.

Because it is so late in the year with such a short time frame for organising the tournament, the Board has agreed to compromise on a number of things.

Therefore, there will not be a JAMA line; there will only be rounds provided for Cadets and Juniors, along with the Masters...

09, Aug, 2016

General Information

JAMA badges and pins can be achieved at any major outdoor tournament where a junior has competed at their relevant World Archery (WA) or JAMA distance or above. The postal round badge system can also be claimed through club shoots.


Badges and pins may be claimed as long as the archer shoots in their correct age group or a higher age group at a registered...

04, Aug, 2016

Due concerns over misinformation being circulated regarding the process required for Olympic qualification to represent New Zealand, the following information has been provided by the NZOC.

The Olympic Charter sets out National Olympic Committee’s (NZOC’s) role in the Olympic Movement. Refer to Rule 27.3 (page...

01, Aug, 2016

The session's for Saturday's shooting schedule and timetable have now been completed.

Target faces Intermediate boy's compound, please read the attached letter. If you want to shoot on a triple spot you must email me before the 12th August 2016 with your request to change.

Sunday will start with the medal presentation at 8.30am followed by matchplay. Target Draw will follow at a later date. I...

24, Jul, 2016
The Archery NZ Board is seeking Registrations of Interest from anyone who would like to be considered for a role as a Team...

18, Jul, 2016

The Archery NZ Board has recently created a new role - Representatives Coordinator - and is seeking registrations of interest from anyone who would like to be considered for this role.

The role has been created to assist the Board with the management of the paperwork and bookings associated with having teams representing Archery NZ and competing overseas.

A copy of the Position Description and Registration of Interest form is attached.  Please respond to the National Secretary...

13, Jul, 2016
Message received from World Archery regarding target faces usage at WA Events: World Archery has unfortunately needed to...

07, Jul, 2016

A collaborative effort in support of the Archery NZ Strategic plan

Developing High Performance Weekend #1 

To be held 30-31 July at Mountain Green Archery Club

- Now open for entry.

Full Details available below: Developing HP Program 2016 ( PDF Download)   Tournament Entry Form ( PDF Download)...

03, Jul, 2016
We are pleased to announce that we now have the new Postal Pinscore badges available: These badges may be claimed when a...

27, Jun, 2016

Hi all

Please find attached an information sheet making an urgent call for a host for the 2017 National Outdoor Championships.

It is hard to imagine the archery calendar without this event on it - but it is a real possibility that this will occur if we can't get a club (or several clubs) to host this event.

The Board are very keen to hear from anyone who may be interested - and will consider variations to the standard format and...

12, Jun, 2016

The 2016 ADAA Indoor Champs to be held 16-17 July, is now open for entry.

Round to be shot: Single WA 60 18 metre round

Entries close 8 July.

Download Entry Form ( PDF) Download Entry Form (WordDoc)

07, Jun, 2016

ArcheryNZ Athlete Training Camp - Auckland 22nd - 24th July 2016


Places are limited for both Athletes and Coaches wanting to attend so please complete the online registration found in the Information PDF).

Camp fees include two nights' accommodation, target fees, a personalised Archery NZ Athlete Training Camp Series T shirt,...

03, Jun, 2016

Archers, Coaches & Parents need to note that there are significant changes in the document from the previous "Criteria" documents.  Please read the Policy & Criteria thoroughly as there are a number of requirements to be met by the archer and specific time frames that these must be done in as well as reading the Appendix's.

Each Selection policy & Criteria is accompanied by 4 Appendix's: Appendix A - Archery NZ Intention to Apply Form...

31, May, 2016