2015 Shooter Profiles

Since 2005 our Data management was handled by ABO's Core Management System. It updated your Weighted Averages / Managed the scores / Top 10 standing / Recognition and Awards for all ABO / 3Di sanctioned events throughout the country. Merging the old and new systems however was more difficult than we anticipated and with the vast number of duplication's, mostly due to name variations, we had to delete the old Database and replace it with a new updated one,

2015 All About Family - Food Drive

Each year we adopt a social development initiative where our 3D archers can make a difference in the lives of those less fortunate. The All about Family had their first very successful Food Drives early in 2013 and have since then, donated more 550 Food Packs to those in need. The original food drive was initiated by the teachers of the Taaibos Secondary School, and their then Principal Frans van Kradenburg, We’d like to continue this project with the sole purpose, to ‘Leave no Child Hungry’

Unsportsmanlike Conduct

I’ve been shooting 3D competitively for some 17 years now. For the sake of this article, let’s imagine I know all the tricks in the 3D handbook …… to be really honest, I think I might have invented 1 or 2 .... Although each of the archery formats are extremely specialized, I have always believed that 3D is one of the most difficult codes out there.

Changes to 2015 / 2016 National triple Crown

Structural changes to align SA's National Triple Crown to that of the USA have been on the cards for some time now. As some of the changes were challenging we thought it best to implement them gradually over the next 12 months, These structural changes will include, but not be limited to :"The amount of days and targets shot / how the winner of the National Triple Crown is determined and ultimately the Best of the Best Shoot-Out at Nationals event.

2015 IBO World Championships

To be the best, you have to compete against the best, to this end the IBO convenes the World 3D Championships every year with substantial global attendance. This year the IBO World Champs is scheduled for August 8 - 11, in Ellicottville / New York, competing over 3 Days on no less than (20) 3D courses.