Royal Arms Archery

Date: Friday, July 20

Venue: Robin Hood Arms (Speak Easy, 2d floor)

Participation: Individual event, and a Triathlon event


Event Description: Deer hunters may have an edge on this one. Athletes shoot rubberbands to knock over standing CD-ROMs (in their cases).

To Register: Send your name and the name of this event to the IOOC Coordinator before 10 a.m. of the day of this event. Walk-ons also welcome. Note: Participation in the Games provides tacit permission for the future use of any photographs or videos.


1.Each athlete will be given eight rubberbands of uniform length and width. The targets are six CD-ROMs standing in a row at a distance of eight feet. Targets will be reset as necessary.

2.Maximum rubberband set-up and aim time for each shot is 10 seconds.

3.Athletes use only hands and rubberbands. No other devices may be used.

4.Athlete's feet must remain behind the eight-foot distance marker on the floor.

5.Highest 5 scorers compete in same-day playoff for the top three medals. The gold medal is awarded to the athlete knocking over the highest number of CD-ROMs in a one-round playoff. In the event of a tie, additional playoff rounds will be necessary until we have a gold medal winner.

Judges: Tony Snyder, Marge Hayden, Diane May