Distances & Target Chart (Printable Acrobat Version) - Lyle McIlhaney of the NAA (webmaster) created a comprehensive table of all distances and target sizes for all classes - rewritten by TexARC in Oct.2002
JUMP to the Parent's FAQ (frequently asked questions) document
About the JOAD Program:
In an effort to help new JOAD parents and new archers to better understand the sport, the following information has been accumulated:
|Scoring your arrows - tips and how-to by Jim Krueger, Tiger Sharks JOAD|
Nelson's Concise JOAD
FactSheet (Information Summary)**
|Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) and General Explanations - everything you, the parent of a new or prospective archer, want to know! By Tom Barker, Jim Krueger, Alex & Racae Meyer, Murray Elliott, and Ron Carmichael - this prints out at around 25 pages! (and takes around 2 to 3 minutes to load at 28.8K speed)|
|Summary of 2002 JOAD Rules NAA Web Link.|
|Information on specific
Texas JOAD clubs
||A List of JOADS in Texas Registered with NAA|
SCORES of the winners of the NAA's JOAD National Tournaments - Alex & Racae Meyer put together a great comparison chart.
JOAD Olympian Explanation & Rankings by Jim Krueger - The NAA has achievement levels - this is how they work
Explanation of Criteria for JOAD Team Ranking and JOAD Olympian Trip Information by Jim Krueger - What happens if your archer makes the Junior USAT?
Junior USAT Rules for 2004 team
FITNESS Requirements for Jr. USAT (U.S. Archery Team)
What is a tournament like? Indoors
Link to the NAA JOAD site- click over your region:
It is very important that all archery resources: clubs, 4H clubs, and businesses that are involved with archery in Texas be included on our website to maximize participation for anyone interested in getting into archery. This may be the way that someone actually finds your club or business!
Please send information on YOUR Texas archery resource to us for inclusion on this page. Listings may include location (street address/zip), times of meetings, scheduled events, pictures of facilities/persons, etc...
|City||Site/Name (click on link for club blurb)||Address||When||Contact|
|Austin||Archery Country, 512-452-1222||Research Blvd,78758|
|Cameron County||Cameron County JOAD Club||Los Fresnos CISD Stadium||Sundays 3PM||Reynaldo Ramirez|
|Victoria||Straight Arrow Archery Learning Center||
60 Storehouse Dr.
Victoria, TX 77904
|Austin||University of Texas Archery Club||Anna Hiss Gym Range||Tues & Thurs 6-8PM|
|Clifton(Waco)||Bosque Bowhunters Association||Rt 1 Box 227A, Clifton, TX 76634||(254)675-7702||Secretary|
|College Station||Texas A&M Archery Club||Student Rec Center||Mon-Thurs 3-7pm, Fri-Sun PRN||Frank Thomas|
|Longview||Longview Archery Club||Field Location||First Monday every month||President Dan
|Williamson County||W.C. Archery Club website||just west of Georgetown, TX||(512) 388-7232|
Link to NAA-associated Clubs in Texas (including many summer camp JOADs)