Postal Competitions for Sport Crossbow (10m), Target and Open Crossbow (18m), Target and Open Crossbow (35m)

Competitions open to non-members of the NSRA 

Competition 700 – Sport Crossbow 10M 

The competition is for Sport Crossbow equipment only (defined by NSRA) 

  • A Sports Crossbow is any mass-produced re-curve crossbow which other than the replacement of consumable items (bow strings etc.) conforms to the original manufacturers specifications - open sights only e.g.: pin, iron or aperture sights. No telescopes 
  • The use of specialised clothing to support the shooter is not permitted 
  • Reasonable adaptions for VI and disabled shooters are permitted (Stands Etc.) 
  • Draw weight of the crossbow not to exceed 50lbs 

Range: 10m 

Targets: Target Face 40cm three spot - outward scoring ignore inner 10 

Round: 5 ends of 3 bolts, 1 shot per Target (15 shots = 150 Max score) per round 

All 5 ends to be completed in the same day 


Competition 700(b) – Sport Crossbow 6yd 

The competition is for Sport Crossbow equipment only (defined by NSRA) 

  • A Sports Crossbow is any mass-produced re-curve crossbow which other than the replacement of consumable items (bow strings etc.) conforms to the original manufacturer specifications - open sights only e.g.: pin, iron or aperture sights. No telescopes 
  • The use of specialized clothing to support the shooter is not permitted 
  • Reasonable adaptions for VI and disabled shooters are permitted (Stands Etc.) 
  • Draw weight of the crossbow not to exceed 50lbs 

Range: 6yd 

Targets: Target Face 40cm three spot - outward scoring ignore inner 10 

Round: 5 ends of 3 bolts, 1 shot per Target (15 shots = 150 Max score) per round 

All 5 ends to be completed in the same day 


Competition 701– Target Crossbow 18M 

The competition is for Recurve Target Crossbow equipment only (defined by NSRA) 

  • Open sights only e.g.: pin, iron or aperture sights. No telescopes 
  • The use of specialised clothing to support the shooter is not permitted 
  • Reasonable adaptions for VI and disabled shooters are permitted (Stands etc.) 
  • Draw weight of the crossbow not to exceed 95lbs 

Range: 18m 

Targets: Target Face 40cm three spot – outward scoring ignore inner 10. 

Round: 10 ends of 3 bolts, 1 shot per Target (30 shots = 300 Max score) per round  All 10 ends to be completed in the same day 


Competition 702 – Open Crossbow 18M 

The competition is for any type of Crossbow equipment 

  • Any sights permitted 
  • The use of specialised clothing to support the shooter is not permitted 
  • Reasonable adaptions for VI and disabled shooters are permitted (Stands etc.) 
  • Draw weight of the crossbow unlimited

Summer 2022 

Range: 18m 

Targets: Target Face 40cm three spot – outward scoring ignore inner 10. 

Round: 10 ends of 3 bolts, 1 shot per Target (30 shots = 300 Max score) per round  All 10 ends to be completed in the same day 

Competition 703: Eric Dougliss Memorial Competition - Open to NSRA members only. concurrent with Competition 700 

Entry Fee: Open to NSRA Members Only £2.50 


Competition 704a – Target Crossbow 35m 

The competition is for Recurve Target Crossbow equipment only (defined by NSRA) 

  • open sights only e.g.: pin, iron or aperture sights. No telescopes 
  • The use of specialised clothing to support the shooter is not permitted 
  • Reasonable adaptions for VI and disabled shooters are permitted (Stands etc.) 
  • Draw weight of the crossbow not to exceed 95lbs 

Range: 18m 

Targets: Target Face 40cm three spot – Inward scoring Ring10s to be identified 

Round: 10 ends of 3 bolts, 1 shot per Target (30 shots = 300 Max score) per round  All 10 ends to be completed in the same day 


Competition 704b – Open Crossbow 35m 

The competition is for any type of Crossbow equipment 

  • Any sights permitted 
  • The use of specialised clothing to support the shooter is not permitted 
  • Reasonable adaptions for VI and disabled shooters are permitted (Stands etc.) 
  • Draw weight of the crossbow unlimited 

Range: 18m 

Targets: Target Face 40cm three spot – – Inward scoring Ring10s to be identified 

Round: 10 ends of 3 bolts, 1 shot per Target (30 shots = 300 Max score) per round  All 10 ends to be completed in the same day.


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